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Orfer joins PAC Global (Packaging Association of Canada)

Orfer joins PAC Global (Packaging Association of Canada)

By joining PAC Global, Orfer gains access to valuable resources and collaboration opportunities to drive positive change in the packaging landscape. PAC Global, established in 1950, is an international, non-profit organization dedicated to serving the packaging community with material and package...

Increased Uptime a Key to Productivity in Food Industry

Increased Uptime a Key to Productivity in Food Industry

According to Forbes.com, manufacturers worldwide  are learning that automation is directly related to business growth and their ability to remain competitive in a fast-changing market. There are many advantages to this growing trend. This article will highlight how automation can contribute to...

10 ways automation can help food and beverage manufacturers

10 ways automation can help food and beverage manufacturers

According to Forbes.com, manufacturers around the world are learning to integrate automation and new technology into their operations with positive results, including business growth, higher efficiency and greater employee productivity. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is growing fast in the food...

Press Releases

Notice of Organizational Change at Orfer

Notice of Organizational Change at Orfer

We are pleased to announce an important organizational change at Orfer, effective February 1, 2024. Kalle Viitanen, our former Automation Manager, has been appointed as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Orfer. In his new capacity, Kalle will spearhead the...

Newletters

Newsletter No.6

Newsletter No.6

Welcome to Spring: A Season of Renewal and Innovation at Orfer! As spring prepares to paint Ontario with its vibrant colors, we're thrilled to bring you a burst of innovation and growth from Orfer! In this newsletter, discover exciting updates that promise to reshape...

Newsletter No.5

Newsletter No.5

Happy Canada Day! We hope that you are enjoying the beginning of summer and finding time to celebrate this Canada Day! We are glad to bring one more newsletter to you with some valuable content to help you grow your business and streamline your operations....

Newsletter No.4

Newsletter No.4

Article Automation and productivity: Saving on materials Packaging materials are expensive and a big part of production costs. When looking for ways to reduce waste and production costs without sacrificing product quality, packaging materials is a great place to...

Newsletter No.3

Newsletter No.3

Article Increased Uptime a Key to Productivity in Food Industry It is a fact that automation increases uptime and productivity in food industry. Our article series on how automation can increase business productivity and promote business growth is focusing on tips and...

Newsletter No.2

Newsletter No.2

Client Story Efficiency and Safety 24/7 Manual palletizing for long hours was exhausting work at Elopak Canada’s Quebec-based manufacturing facility. But the beverage carton company wanted to invest in the move to automation wisely. Elopak had to be able to count on...

Newsletter No.1

Newsletter No.1

Fifty years of automation We are celebrating our Golden Jubilee! In 1970, our family-owned business was founded in Orimattila, Finland to automate sawmills. We pivoted in the 1980s to secondary packaging automation, particularly for food and beverage companies. Today,...