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    TC Transcontinental announces the appointment of Thomas Morin as President of its Packaging Sector

    June 12, 2019 by

    Mr. Morin brings more than 23 years of global packaging experience

  • News General

    End Of The Road For Alcan Packaging

    July 7, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    The once-mighty Alcan Packaging empire has formally ceased to exist this week after its mining giant parent Rio Tinto Ltd. has put finishing touches on the sell-off its two remaining Alcan business units. With the US$66-million sale of the company’s

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    Innovative Pharma Packaging Wins At Dupont Awards

    July 15, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Alcan Packaging, a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, and Procter & Gamble (P&G) were recently honored with a top prize for their cost effectiveness and delivered enhanced performance of a redesign of the Prilosec OTC Pack at the 21st DuPont

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    Bemis To Purchase Alcan’s Food Americas

    July 14, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Bemis Company, Inc., North America’s largest film and sheet manufacturer has agreed to acquire the Food Americas operations of Alcan Packaging, a business unit of international mining group Rio Tinto plc for US$1.2 billion. With the purchase, Bemis will obtain

  • Alcan Packaging Celebrates World Environment Day

    June 5, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Alcan Packaging, a global leader in value-added specialty packaging and a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, is launching a worldwide campaign—Sustainability Moments—to coincide with World Environment Day celebrations this June 5, 2009. Held annually on June 5, World Environment

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    Alcan Moves To Cash In On Russia’s Beauty Business

    October 27, 2008 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Aluminum packaging conglomerate Alcan Packaging says it has reached a signed agreement to acquire the Tubapak cosmetic tubes manufacturing facility in Russia—just outside of Moscow—in a move to cash in on that country’s fast-growing beauty products market. “This acquisition clearly

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