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Essential Services Update

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As a chemical and ingredient distributor, Quadra is still considered an essential service.  The health and well-being of our employees, customers and business partners is our number one priority. We continue to closely monitor developments regarding the COVID-19 virus and follow the advice of health professionals and government. We have taken significant measures, so we … Continued

Update on Port of Montreal Strike

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As many of you are aware, the Port of Montreal longshoremen went on strike as of Monday August 10th.  Over the past few weeks, the union had been rotating strikes at the port trying to force the Port Authority to negotiate a deal but has not been successful.  The current contract expired at the end … Continued

Quadra & Omya announce new distribution partnership

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Quadra is pleased to announce our exclusive representation of OMYA in Canada. Omya International AG, founded in 1884, is headquartered in Oftringen, Switzerland. With over 130 years of expertise, the company’s portfolio of natural Calcium Carbonate Powder is produced in accordance with the stringent regulatory and quality standards required by the food, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and … Continued

Hand sanitizer formulation – Quadra can help

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Are you manufacturing hand sanitizer?  Need help formulating?  Have questions?  Quadra can help! Quadra has an extensive range of ingredients and products which can be used in the manufacture of hand sanitizer.  Our Regulatory Team is also extremely knowledgeable and up-to-date on the recent changes made to the manufacturing guidelines.  If you are a brewer … Continued

Supply Chain Impact of Current Events

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Supply Chain Impact of Rail Blockades and Covid-19 Coronavirus: Several global and regional events taking place simultaneously have created a significant stress on the chemical and ingredient supply chain. Quadra is working diligently to mitigate supply disruptions for our customers, however, the magnitude of the issues the industry is facing may result in service interruptions … Continued