Mission & Vision
Living our values everydayOur values are our Heart and DNA. Pride, Excellence, Collaboration, Trust and Sustainability define who we are.
Our MissionWe are an innovative, world-class manufacturer of sustainable packaging solutions. People, purpose, passion and pride, from our people to yours.
Our VisionDriven by operational excellence, we will lead in sustainable flexible packaging solutions, and double our sales in the next five years through geographical expansion.
Here's our journey 1987 - today
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POLYKAR BEGAN AS A FAMILY BUSINESS IN 1987. DECADES LATER, WITH AN EXTENDED FAMILY, WE ARE A NORTH AMERICAN LEADER IN SUSTAINABLE PLASTICS.
Over the course of more than thirty years, our focus has been on manufacturing environmentally-friendly industrial garbage bags, compostable bags for organic waste collection, food packaging and on recycling polyethylene.
How do we lead the way in sustainable packaging? We help steer our industry to reduce our carbon footprint, research how to create more compostable packaging with global innovators and work with industry partners to help divert plastic waste away from landfills.
Today, Polykar's growth and expertise in recycling, making compostable film and bags keep us at the leading edge of sustainability in flexible packaging. This approach remains at the forefront of everything we do, and to this day, our people provide the passion to develop innovative packaging solutions.
An important part of our company's tradition lies in giving back to our communities. So in 2018, we established La Fondation Polykar as our commitment to do just this. Read about our Foundation at www.lafondationpolykar.org
President & CEO
Chief Operating Officer
Vice President, Sales & Business Development
Director, Human Capital & Corporate Culture
Board of Advisors
Chair, Board of Management, Canada Revenue Agency
Managing Partner, White Star Capital
Former President, Guardian Chemicals Inc.
Managing Director, Waite + Co.
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