Supporting the Communities that Support Us

Here at GWC, we hold ourselves to the duty of providing for those who have not found as much fortune in this life as we have. We have supported many organizations all across Canada over the years, and our divisions each compete to outdo one another in their charity work. Here’s a list of the … [Read more...]

Winnipeg’s firefighters join the battle against frozen water pipes

Winnipeg families have been without water for over a week, and firefighters have begun to deliver 20-litre Reliance Products Aqua Paks filled with water to those homes, courtesy of Winnipeg’s fire department. Over 700 properties in Winnipeg have no running water due to frozen water pipes. … [Read more...]

The Bodtker Group of Companies Run for the Cure on October 6th!

This year marks our third annual Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC RUN FOR THE CURE event as a national corporate team! It also marks the third time that the Bodtker Group has gathered together as a team and shown Canada that we stand behind our corporate social responsibility in the fight … [Read more...]

Buckets of Love for Alberta Flood Victims

Our hearts (and buckets) go out from the Bodtker Group and its subsidiaries to all of those who have been affected by the recent devastating floods across Alberta. Heavy rains have brought catastrophic flooding, impacting multiple communities and forcing thousands of people from their homes. We … [Read more...]

The Space Race

Empty containers either waiting to get filled up or those recently emptied take up precious space, which isn't very funny when you're trying to manage your facility. At the same time, you need to keep containers on hand to fill up on demand or you want to keep used containers to clean up, … [Read more...]

Inventory Management: Getting a little help from your friends

The Beatles sang, “I get by with a little help from my friends.” And never a truer lyric was sung. None of us get by on our own. We all seek out help, advice and assistance, especially when it comes to running a business and your inventory management. And while we don’t think the Fab Four had … [Read more...]

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs)

A Flexible Solution to Complex Problems - Intermediate Bulk Containers Rigidity and inflexibility flies in the face of industry. To innovate, we have to bend. To create, we have to flex. It’s new ideas, new ways of thinking and the ability to adjust to circumstances that brings success. When we … [Read more...]

Plastic Drums Into Rain Barrels – Another Way to Recycle Plastic Drums

Most people who buy our plastic drums usually use the drums to contain food, oil, chemicals and acidic products. The poly drums hold up well to these liquid products and last for a long time. Plus, we can easily clean and repurpose the plastic drums for a different product or recycle the drum once … [Read more...]

Necessity is The Mother of Invention

Throughout human history, necessity has driven invention and innovation, necessity is the mother of invention. Fire allowed us to cook our meat. The wheel, lever and pulley became essential tools to drive industry. The incandescent light bulb ushered in a new age of production. Our modern age is … [Read more...]

Reconditioned Steel Drums Following the Life of a Drum

Imagine a versatile life, one filled with adventure, travel and of helping others. Sounds like a dream come true, right? Well, that’s pretty much the life of reconditioned steel drums. From the beginning to the end of a reconditioned steel drums life span, it could cross the globe, hold … [Read more...]

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