Our History

Our History

1998
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1998

PharmaCos Machinery is established.
2001
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2001

A 7,500 ft.2-plant is rented and four electromechanical technicians are hired.
2002
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2002

Engineering Department is established.
2003
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2003

Purchasing Department is set up. Sales network expands to the U.S.
2004
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2004

Production space doubles and a programmer and electricians are hired.
2005
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2005

Design and supply of an ink-jet printing line for the world premiere of colour printing on a coin — the crest on the Canadian quarter — including a vision inspection system and robotic tracking of the coin. Supply of a complete turnkey line for pouch feeding/ and sponge-filling, including robotic…
2006
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2006

A 50,000 ft.2-building is purchased and an Application Engineer in Sales is hired.
2007
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2007

FlexLink (conveyor systems) signs on as a strategic partner and integrator.
2008
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2008

ABB Robotics signs on as an integrator.
2009
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2009

Sales grow via customers in Central and South America.
2010
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2010

Relocate multiple lines in New Jersey, Mexico City, and Montreal for an internationally renowned cosmetics firm. Establish a sales department for surplus inventory by connecting with global customers through our transactional website.
2011
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2011

Supply new stainless steel FlexLink conveyor lines for water-bottling company Design and manufacture a new first-generation PCM In-line Monobloc Filler RS-F800 with bottle-dust cleaner RS-NT400.
2012
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2012

Supply and convert a new sachet-filler (form-fill-seal) that meets the intrinsically safe (XP) requirements of a pharmaceutical company. Start sponsorship of the Fondation du Grand Défi Pierre Lavoie, a non-profit organization that promotes the adoption of healthy lifestyles among young people and in all Quebec households.
2013
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2013

Supply and refurbish several complete packaging lines for a new cosmetics plant in Mexico.
2014
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2014

Design and manufacture a first-generation PCM Compact Robotic Palletizer RS-PA200.
2015
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2015

Design and manufacture a first-generation PCM Compact Robotic Palletizer RS-PA200. Supply a sponge-filling station with a robotic pick-and-place system RS-AF300 integrated to a new thermoforming machine. Become exclusive distributor in eastern Canada of ITEM North America.