Our Story

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Since 1977, POS Bio-Sciences has worked closely alongside entrepreneurs, multinational corporations, and governments to develop innovative processes and technologies recognizable in hundreds of market-leading products around the world.

Take, for example, canola oil — a product POS helped develop in collaboration with the Government of Canada, which has transformed the western Canadian economy, the lives of farmers, and agricultural communities around the world.
 

 

Historic Milestones

 
1973: POS Bio-Sciences is incorporated as POS Pilot Plant Corporation.

1977: Begins operation as a publicly supported research facility to study grain and oilseed processing and ingredient development.

2012: POS restructures and fully privatizes as a lean-minded R&D, custom processing, and analytical services provider.

2013: Introduces new investment mechanisms, transferring partial ownership of POS directly to its dedicated employees.

2014: Acquires the 12,000-square-foot Innovation Place Bio-Processing Centre, expanding POS’s capability to offer commercial-scale custom processing solutions for biological materials.

2015: Surpasses 5,400 client projects in more than 50 countries worldwide.