Charles Downer & Co. is a proud member of the consumer packaged goods industry. Our well-established network of clients and manufacturing partners is a source of strength for our business.  We are truly excited to be a part of this network.

Through designing and manufacturing innovative processing and retail ready packaging systems, we help our clients create specialized solutions for their specific production needs.  Our expertise in producing retail ready packaging for the food and pharmaceutical industries has led some of the largest companies in consumer packaged goods to work with us.

With an experienced and dedicated team of sales and support professionals, our customers can be sure Charles Downer will work to nurture and build our relationship, both during the sales cycle and into our after sales service program.

Contact one of our representatives today to learn how we can bring our expertise, experience, and dedication to creating innovative retail ready packaging systems to work for your business.

 History and Corporate Philosophy

Founded in 1977 by Charles Downer Sr., Charles Downer & Co. Ltd. is Canada’s most established manufacturer’s representatives of packaging, processing and robotics systems for two generations. We remain one of Bosch AG’s top international representatives for over 35 years. Our corporate philosophy is based upon supplying the best and being the best. We take pride in nurturing:

  • Long standing, devoted employees
  • Work / life balance
  • Persistence, pride and passion
  • Professionalism and integrity



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Working with some of the biggest names in consumer packaged goods, we specialize in the following industries:

  • Bakery
  • Confectionary
  • IQF (Instant Quick Frozen)
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Non-food
  • Pharmaceuticals


Where do we really stand out against our competitors?

  • By leveraging our customers’ successes by offering exclusive product lines
  • By the depth of new product introductions both worldwide and in North America for equipment and systems
  • Through our logistics support, project management and our engineering and technical service
  • And because of our expert market and product knowledge


In the Community

We are proud sponsors of local community sports teams as well as keen supporters of:

  • The Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto Canada
  • The Cystic Fibrosis Association
  • Foster Parents Plan of Canada