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John Cross steps down as POS Bio-Sciences Board Chair

Posted on Jan 31, 2017

Born in the village of Budworth in Great Britain (Wales) in 1940, John Cross is a model for Saskatchewan entrepreneurs. He immigrated to Canada in 1963 and earned a Master’s of Engineering Science at Western University, London, Ontario in 1965. In the decade following, John joined the Food Research Division of John Labatt, and in 1975 relocated to Saskatoon to become the founding director of the POS Pilot Plant Corporation. As a chemical engineer and entrepreneur, Cross is best known for his work developing crop fertility products. In 1980, he was a founding partner and later President and...

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POS Bio-sciences is a 2017 Sabex finalist

Posted on Jan 31, 2017

POS Bio-Sciences is an innovative research and commercialization bioprocessing company creating unique solutions for clients around the global. POS creates value added products and ingredients used in food supplements, nutraceuticals, cosmetics, biofuels, and medical devices. Creating sustainable and profitable products and processes for clients around the world, POS Bio-Sciences has aggressively expanded operations through partnering with Sri Lankan manufactures and exporters and purchasing a manufacturing plant in the US. As a conscientious global company, POS is also currently working in...

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Two more Professional Engineers on POS Bio-Science team

Posted on Jan 31, 2017

As key members of the POS projects team, the designation of P.Eng brings an additional level of value to an already world class team. Tyler is a Project Leader, working closely with clients to plan and execute their R&D and Custom Processing projects. David is a Project Engineer generally working “behind the scenes” to design, plan and execute projects on the pilot plant floor. They also work on capital projects sourcing, planning, and managing the installation and commission of equipment or infrastructure for plant operations.

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POS Bio-Sciences Batavia plant obtains Silliker Certification

Posted on Jan 31, 2017

In today’s global marketplace, consumers demand assurances they are purchasing safe and quality products. Wanting the same assurances, a growing numbers of retailers and manufacturers require suppliers to demonstrate their commitment to safe and quality products through global certification schemes that are benchmarked and recognized. Silliker Certification is one such accreditation, and POS is proud to announce our Batavia plant has obtained this certification.

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Grace Varga rejoins the POS Bio-Science Team

Posted on Dec 15, 2016

OS Bio-Science is proud to announce Grace Varga’s return to the POS team. Grace has 25 years of experience in quality assurance. Her rigorous attention to detail, unwavering focus on attaining the highest quality processes and products, and drive to ensure operations run effectively and efficiently make Grace an invaluable addition to the POS management team. She is also a natural leader, and a dedicated, driven profession who ensures projects are executed safely and with well-disciplined efficiency. Grace came to POS Bio-Sciences in 2011 as Manager of Quality, Safety and Regulatory Affairs....

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The work we do at POS is important to industry and to the world

Posted on Dec 15, 2016

1. What do you do at POS Bio-Sciences? I am a Project Engineer at POS. I work on projects for external clients as well as completing internal capital improvement projects. 2. Why do you do what you do?  The work we do at POS is important to industry and to the world. It gives great satisfaction being able to contribute something to society through the work we do daily at POS.  POS also provides endless opportunities for professional development, learning, and self-improvement. 3. What made you decide to become an owner at POS? It makes sense to have some ownership in the work you are doing....

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