Crawford Packaging is honoured to be named Balpex’s 2017 Member of the Year for the Industrial Packaging sector. This is our second year in a row, and fourth time out of the last five years to receive this prestigious award. We would like to thank Balpex for this recognition again with many thanks of all our hard working Team Members over the past year that allows us the opportunity to receive these awards. Crawford Packaging strives to provide our clients with the high-quality packaging machines, products, programs and services on the market today. This award backs our commitment to our clients to deliver knowledge based, impactful packaging solutions that help them to save money and reduce waste.
Balpex is a not-for profit collective buying group that supports independent Canadian distributors to create a healthy economic environment for entrepreneurs in the distribution sector, and to foster growth with programs, tools and advice. Through the combination of members’ individual entrepreneurial spirits and their collective procurement influence, Balpex secures programs distributors would never be able to get on their own.
Crawford Packaging has been a member of Balpex since 1978 and have worked together to develop and drive the standards in Canadian packaging. Balpex and Crawford have shared success in many areas including helping to raise money for great charities, such as this year’s Zipline for Dreams in support of Sunshine Foundation. Over our storied history Crawford Packaging has been named Industrial Member of the Year in 2013, 2014, 2016 and are excited to be adding 2017 to our record.