Create Config

News Room

Sharing Information—the First Step in Our Relationship

Our goal is to build long-term relationships with all our customers. We’re sincere in our interest in you and our industry.
Customer Spotlight: Carmel Cannabis

March 9, 2021

Packaging Cannabis Plexpack has worked with the cannabis industry through our Californian sales network for years. With the recent legalization of cannabis products in Canada, our cannabis portfolio has substantially increased and diversified. Today, we are proud to say we have many cannabis customers producing edibles, flower, and concentrate. As a new and growing industry, we wanted to understand our customer’s needs and challenges better when packaging cannabis. Carmel Cannabis Carmel Cannabis is a cannabis producer located in Ontario, Canada. Started by two long-time friends, […]

View Details


Customer Spotlight - Eagle Medical

October 1, 2019

Eagle Medical Success with VacPack equipment

View Details


Customer Spotlight - Klatch Coffee

April 1, 2019

Klatch Coffee Finds Efficiency with Emplex System

View Details


Customer Spotlight - Lark Ellen Farms

April 1, 2019

Lark Ellen Farms packages their granola with an Emplex Sealer

View Details


Side sealing shrink wrapper ensures freshness clean look for fish processor

December 21, 2018

Plexpack is featured in Canadian Packing December 2018 issue. In the article they walk through a major secondary packaging project we did in Chile. Our favourite quote: “The client chose to work with us because we could completely customize the machinery to their exact requirements.” Read the full article here: Canadian Packaging December 2018 You can also watch the video on Canadian Packaging TV below. Full article can be found at: https://www.canadianpackaging.com/ Here at Plexpack, we customize each machine based on each clients specific needs […]

View Details


Bag Sealing Solutions for Pet Food

June 7, 2018

Why you need a good seal: Packaging is one of the most important things for pet-industry manufacturers. Pet owners want to know that the product they are buying is sealed properly so their pet food or treats are as fresh as possible. No one wants to buy a new 50 lb. bag of pet food to find that it has lost its freshness and nutrients. Dogs and cats are less likely to eat food that has lost its flavour due to poor packaging, and when pets don’t eat their food, […]

View Details


Opening Up a Rotten Package to Find a Rotten Product is Just that; Rotten.

June 2, 2016

A biological explanation of why food rots and how you can use MAP to prevent it. Why Products Rot… Food decomposition is dependent on three factors: 1. Decomposers: “Decomposers” are microscopic bacteria that are about 1/3 the width of your hair. They are airborne and are perpetually surround us [i]. The decomposers found in and on food are commonly aerobes, which mean they need oxygen/air to grow. Decomposers land on food or other products such as wood, and immediately start breaking down the organic matter by feeding […]

View Details


Case Study | Where Small Business Meets Solutions

April 13, 2016

More and more, small businesses are competing with larger companies. In order to keep up with big businesses, small and medium-sized manufacturers are upgrading their equipment to fill larger-volume orders from major distributors. However, the journey to the right equipment is not always easy. To read more about this case study, continue reading.

View Details


Case Study | Coffee Packaging: Vacuum Sealer with Conveyor

September 22, 2015

ustomer Challenge Coffee Express needed to package a large volume of ground and whole been coffee while maintaining superior freshness and bag quality. Their bag sealing machine was slow, inefficient to use and did not provide product freshness or seal integrity. The customer needed a flexible vacuum sealing system that was easy to changeover and produced consistent results. To find out how Plexpack’s Emplex packaging solution helped Coffee Express become more efficient and guarantee quality freshness, read the Plexpack EMPLEX Case Study on Coffee. Learn more […]

View Details


Case Study | Hard Cider Bundled Cans: Semi-Automatic Shrink Sleeve Bundler

September 14, 2015

Puddicombe, a manufacturer of cider, expanding its market, needed to bundle their new canned products according to specific Canadian liquor board regulations. If their package did not meet exact specifications, the liquor board would deny their product. Requirements included specific guidelines for quality of shrink wrap seals, placement, bundle tightness, seams, and package appearance.

View Details