Canadian Packaging


  • News General

    Labelink completes the acquisition of Safety Seal

    September 11, 2018 by Labelink

    This acquisition allows Labelink to put its footstep in the United States flexible packaging market

  • PackPress Automation

    New Balluff Magnetic Mount Simplifies RFID Integration

    May 25, 2018 by Canadian Packaging staff

    Magnetic mounts provide easier alignment of read/write heads while maintaining the RFID signal.

  • Stora Enso delivers Cloud-based intelligent packaging solutions enabled by Microsoft

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Packaging staff

    Finnish provider of renewable packaging solutions and more has joined forces with Microsoft to bring Cloud-based solutions top global customers.

  • I, Robot – 0, Store Clerk

    March 8, 2017 by Canadian Packaging staff

    New automated retail checkout system from Panasonic uses robotics, RFID and zero human help.

  • Anti-counterfeiting technology for packaging

    February 8, 2017 by Carol Zweep

    NSF International manager of packaging, food and label compliance Carol Zweep tags in to take a look at some of the current technologies companies can use to combat counterfeiting in the packaging industry.

  • News Events

    Pack Expo partners with associations to pack more punch

    September 1, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    North America’s largest processing and packaging show promises to deliver education, innovation and networking opportunities.

  • PackPress General

    New president and CEO for SATO

    August 31, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Appointment of Matsuyama takes effect October 3, 2011.

  • News Events

    Get Smart!

    February 3, 2011 by Article supplied by interpack 2011

    The latest packages are not only stronger but also require less material and permit efficient handling – integrated time-temperature indicators and microchips constantly indicate the product’s state of quality. Active systems are even capable of improving the quality of the contents during storage. For product manufacturers, smart packaging therefore ought to be a big talking point.

  • News Automation

    German Firm Optimizes Efficiency With RFID

    September 27, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    REHAU AG, a leading supplier of premium quality plastic parts for the automotive industry headquartered in Rehau, Germany, has begun implementing RFID (radio frequency identification) into its operations to  optimize its  production quality and logistics. Thanks to the utilization of

  • News General

    Through The Looking Glass

    July 13, 2009 by Andrew Joseph, Features Editor

    Now maybe it’s because I’m involved in media, but lately I haven’t heard much about the progress of RFID (radio frequency identification) here in Canada. Sure, companies like Krupack are successfully utilizing it within their HIDE-Pack corrugated packages—and I salute

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