Canadian Packaging

W. Amsler Equipment Wins CPIA's Plastics Innovator Award

June 11, 2010
by Canadian Packaging Staff

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) has named W. Amsler Equipment Inc., a leading Canadian manufacturer of all-electric, reheat stretch-blow molding machines based in Richmond Hill, Ont., as the recipient of its Plastics Innovator Award.

The award honors companies who have contributed to the expansion of the Canadian plastics industry through the advancement of technology. The award was presented at CPIA’s annual general meeting and the 2010 Plastics Industry awards event on June 3 at the Toronto Congress Centre. (Werner Amsler (right), president accepts the award from Mark Badger, president of the CPIA.)

CPIA noted that in 2009 W. Amsler unveiled several innovative technologies including:

The company – one of the first to develop all-electric machines – manufactures state-of-the-art, highly-efficient reheat stretch-blow molding machines and auxiliary equipment for manufacturers of plastic containers for the personal care, beverage, pharmaceutical, and household cleaning products markets.

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