Contract Packaging

Packaging solutions that strengthen your retail presence and elevate your business results.

Expert Packaging Services

With facilities in Montreal and Ottawa, we’re an experienced packaging solutions provider for consumer and business products, serving clients from national CPG/FMCG brands to start-ups.

Not all contract packagers are made equal. Here’s how we stand out:

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National Experience

We’re a trusted link in the supply chains of national consumer brands, distributors, and not-for-profits.

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Operational Excellence

Our operations are fully modernized. Systems and data integration is an integral part of how we work with our clients.

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Versatility & Reliability

We adapt easily to constantly changing operational and marketing requirements – and we always deliver, and always add value.

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Complete Solutions

Over time, our clients tend to entrust more of their products and operations to us. There is no better testament to our value.

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Contract Packaging Services

Since 2000, our team has grown to over 175 full-time employees in over 350,000 square feet of facilities in Montreal and Ottawa. Whether you need help with packaging concepts, specification and sourcing of materials, complete packaging and logistics for one or more products, and/or assembly of components you provide, we’ll help you get from concept to market more quickly – and with a stronger retail presence.

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Multi-Packing

Experts in efficient retail order fulfillment, we run high-speed, fully automated multi-packing lines in Montreal and can assemble, label and wrap almost any type of multi-pack and combo pack. We can apply IRCs and other items onto multi-pack wrappers, insert coupons, and more – all with full automation.

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Bundling

Meet retailers’ varied requirements without complicating your internal operations – by outsourcing bundling to a specialist. We shrink-wrap and polybag hundreds of pallets of product every week, delivered to major retailers across Canada. We can insert coupons and other items into bundles, and apply labels and IRCs.

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Retail Ready / PDQs

From concept to retail, we design, prototype, manufacture, assemble and ship retail-ready packs – also known as shelf-ready packs and PDQs – for many clients. We’re an experienced and creative partner for retail ready packaging, able to build turnkey solutions that satisfy both operations and marketing requirements.

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Pallet Displays

From simple club store displays to full displays with printed skirts, headers, and trays, we supply, assemble, warehouse, and ship custom pallet displays that get your products noticed. We supply and build a full range of point of purchase (POP) displays – pallet displays, floor displays, end caps, counter displays, and more.

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Thermoforming

Our Ottawa facility is equipped with a fully automated, high-speed Sencorp thermoformer with precision cut-in-place capabilities. We produce customized clamshells, trays, and blisters for many packaging applications, and unique thermoformed products for marketing and fundraising applications.

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Marketing Solutions

With our in-house Commercial Printing and Direct Mail divisions, we provide complete marketing solutions to demanding CPG marketers across Canada – coupons, IRCs, labels, inserts, tags, on-shelf marketing items, product samples, and more. We also produce numbered coupons for retail contests and sweepstakes.

Operations Management Solutions

We build operations and information integrations that deliver greater efficiencies, visibility, and control for packaging and supply chain operations.

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Logistics Integration

We are not only a contract packager. Our Warehousing and Logistics Division provides 3PL services to many clients. The benefit to your operations? Complete, seamless co-packing and logistics services, tightly integrated with your operations.

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Data Integration

Our tech team can build custom data integrations with client platforms such as SAP and others. We are committed to investing heavily in an advanced Nulogy implementation to improve data integration and exchange even further.

Our Clients

  • “Kruger Products L.P. has held a relationship with TRICO since 2008. During this period the co-packaging service has been reliable and without issue. Additionally, TRICO delivers value-added concepts that drive continuous improvement to our process. I would not hesitate to recommend the services of TRICO.”

    Anne-Marie North Purchasing Manager, Kruger Products L.P.

Consider Working With Us

If you’re looking for a superior packaging services partner – to streamline post-production operations, strengthen your in-store marketing, or both – we’re confident we can exceed your expectations.

Join the brands and chains who entrust their packaging and displays to our teams in Montreal and Ottawa. We’ll listen to your needs, get to know your products and programs inside out – and help you deliver results.

Our Packaging Products

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