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803, 2021

Memoir “After surviving Covid, I knew I had to help others”: This long-time toymaker is producing 100,000 masks a week

By |March 8, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By George Irwin | Photography By Ebti Nabag |  March 4, 2021 George Irwin has spent the last four decades making toys for kids. Last year, after contracting Covid, he realized he could use his manufacturing experience for the greater good. So far, he’s sold more than 10 million masks, [...]

902, 2021

Trebor Rx Corp. and Zen Graphene Solutions Announce Nitrile Glove Agreement.

By |February 9, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Collingwood On -January 18th 2021 Trebor Rx Corp. and Zen Graphene Solutions Ltd. Announce they have reached an agreement for Trebor to manufacture sell and distribute nitrile gloves with Zen’s proprietary, graphene-based biocidal coating that is 99.9% effective against aerobic bacteria, fungi and viruses including Covid-19: Trebor has acquired the [...]

1011, 2020

PRO+ Dual Respirator masks now manufactured with ground-breaking virucidal coating against COVID-19

By |November 10, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The virucidal coating, produced by ZEN Graphene Solutions Ltd., will increase the protection effectiveness of the PRO+ to 99% COLLINGWOOD, ON, Nov. 10, 2020 /CNW/ - As the resurgence of COVID-19 activity continues in Canada, Trebor Rx (Trebor) is resolute in providing the highest quality PPE for front line workers. With that commitment [...]

2810, 2020

Mask manufacturer expects to create close to 100 jobs in Collingwood

By |October 28, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By Ian Adams Collingwood Connection Monday, October 26, 2020 A manufacturer has launched an innovative, reusable mask that will cut down on medical waste — with its North American production facilities centred in Collingwood. Trebor Rx should start production in mid-November. Chief executive officer George Irwin estimated the company will [...]

2810, 2020

Collingwood company creating 100 jobs for production of new reusable mask

By |October 28, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rob CooperCTV News Barrie Videographer @robcooperctv Contact Published Tuesday, October 27, 2020 6:12PM EDT COLLINGWOOD, ONT. -- A Collingwood manufacturer has created the first recyclable face mask and plans to do a lot of hiring to keep production moving. Since April, Trebor Rx imported about 10 million masks to Canada. Now [...]

2410, 2020

BUSINESS CTV News | Why a Canadian toy maker is joining the mask-making business

By |October 24, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Published Saturday, October 24, 2020 10:00PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, October 24, 2020 10:14PM EDT     TORONTO -- A well-known Canadian toy maker is adding mask-making to its business model, in hopes of ensuring Canada doesn’t experience another dangerously low supply of personal protective equipment. Irwin Toy has been [...]

1205, 2020

Important for Canada: Collingwood entrepreneur looks to establish mask-making business locally

By |May 12, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Brenda Elliott, President of Trebor Rx, and George Irwin, CEO of Trebor Rx News May 11, 2020, by Ian Adams Collingwood Connection  When it comes to masks, the president of Irwin Toy isn’t playing around. George Irwin, who calls Collingwood home, has found an almost overnight sideline for [...]

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