Premier Tech signs a strategic alliance with J.D. Irving
Premier Tech is pleased to announce the signature of a strategic alliance between its Business Unit Premier Tech Home and Garden (PTHG) and Juniper Organics Limited (JOL), a New Brunswick-based subsidiary of Canadian company J.D. Irving, Limited.
Premier Tech honoured for its environmental achievements
Premier Tech is proud to announce its Environmental Technologies Group (ETG) has won the Technology Green 15™ award, which aims to recognize the efforts of Canadian companies that succeed in creating technological solutions and intellectual property promoting an efficient use of the planet's resources. That honour is awarded by the firm Deloitte in the context of the Technology Fast 50™ program.
Premier Tech continues to grow in India
Premier Tech is pleased to announce that its Industrial Equipment Group has recently increased its participation in the joint venture Chronos Richardson India (CRI). This transaction will allow Premier Tech and its flexible packaging technologies to accelerate their penetration of this growing emerging market. CRI, of which Premier Tech will now hold 60% of the shares, was founded in 1991 in collaboration with an Indian partner, the Malani Group.
Premier Tech increases its presence in India
Premier Tech is pleased to announce that its Environmental Technologies Group is now established in India. The creation of Premier Tech Aqua India (PTAI) will allow Premier Tech and its wastewater treatment technologies to accelerate their penetration of this growing emerging market. PTAI, of which Premier Tech will hold 74% of the shares, is founded in collaboration with an Indian partner, The Malani Group.
Premier Tech makes a U.S. acquisition
Premier Tech is pleased to announce the acquisition of the vonGAL Corporation. This company, located in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S., manufactures and markets reliable and high performance rigid packaging palletizing solutions to diversified industries.
Premier Tech partners with the sailboat Défi Saint-Malo Agglo
Premier Tech is proud to announce it is financially supporting Mr. Gilles Lamiré, who will be piloting the trimaran Défi Saint-Malo Agglo during the 8th edition of the famous Transat Québec-St-Malo race, which will get underway next July 22 in Québec City.
Premier Tech once more rewarded
Premier Tech Biotechnologies (PTB), a Business Unit of Premier Tech, has recently been honoured by the Association pour le développement de la recherche et de l'innovation du Québec (ADRIQ) for its project on the development of genomic markers for field crops.
Premier Tech Aqua wins a Phénix de l’environnement
Premier Tech is pleased to announce its Business Unit Premier Tech Aqua (PTA), from the Environmental Technologies Group, received, last May 24, a Phénix de l’environnement, the highest environmental distinction awarded in Québec. PTA came out as the winner in the Process, Product or Ecoresponsible Packaging category thanks to the marketing of its ready-to-use polyethylene Ecoflo. The 15th edition of the Phénix de l’environnement was held at the National Assembly in the presence of Mr. Pierre Arcand, Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks.
Premier Tech announces an investment of 111.2 million dollars
Premier Tech has announced today, in the presence of Québec’s Premier and Member for Sherbrooke, Mr. Jean Charest, the launch of its program FAIRE – Fabrication Avancée et Innovation pour Renforcer l’Excellence (advanced manufacturing and innovation to strengthen excellence), which aims to accelerate the company’s technological and commercial leadership in its markets.