COVID-19 Update 02
Dear Clients and Partners:
During these challenging times, the AdMill Group of companies wishes you, your families and
colleagues continued health and safety.
To stop the further spread of COVID-19, the Ontario government has ordered mandatory
closure of all non-essential workplaces effective as of Tuesday, March 24 th at 11:59 p.m. This closure will
be in effect for 14 days with the possibility of extending this order as the situation evolves.
On March 23 rd , 2020 8:00 PM the Ontario government released a list of essential workplaces
outlying businesses considered essential services. The AdMill Group of companies play an important
part in the supply chain that supports essential businesses including Canada Post mailing services,
financial, pharmaceutical and grocery services. Consequently, we have determined that our business is
classified as an essential service according to the list published.
Canada Post has advised that, if “return to business” occurs before April 16 th , existing mailing
plans will remain valid. After April 17 th , route restructuring will have occurred as planned on April 20 th
(and will continue as planned over the next few months) and mailing plans should be updated to
incorporate the latest valid routes and counts.
We thank all our partners for their patience and support during this period of significant change.
We continue to follow the guidelines of the Public Health Agency of Canada as they evolve.
As always, we are here to work with you in facilitating your projects during this difficult time.
Let’s keep everyone safe and healthy.
March 24, 2020 10:00 AM
COVID-19 Update 01
Dear Clients and Partners:
As the conditions caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to unfold, we recognize that our
customers have questions and concerns about delivery over its duration. We would like to share the
steps we are taking in response to this ongoing situation.
Early this year we triggered the initial steps of the pandemic plan to minimize potential spread of COVID-
19 buy following the Public Health Agency of Canada guidelines and keeping staff informed and safe.
During this period, business has continued as usual. We have been monitoring the situation closely and
adjusted our policies in alignment with regional and national health recommendations and continue to
be ready to implement changes should the need arise.
As part of the pandemic plan, our teams have been meeting regularly to review developments, address
staffing concerns, meeting with Canada Post and developing contingency plans in the event of
disruptions in order to minimize the impact on our operations.
We would like to assure you that the AdMill Group is prepared to adjust our operations to deal with any
new developments and will endeavour to continue to process and deliver product over this period. In
the event of a delivery disruption and not withstanding a legislated response, the AdMill Group has put
together a contingency plan with private carriers to ensure there are no delivery disruptions within our
We will provide regular updates on any developments related to the COVID-19 situation.
The AdMill Group appreciates your patience, understanding and continued support.
March 16, 2020 13:00 PM
New Company Name Announcement
Effective September 1st, 2019, we are excited to announce that BCW Bindery and Tip Top Bindery Ltd. will be merging together as one company under the new name Elite Bindery and Mail Solutions Ltd.
With over 30 years of business presence in the industry, we, Elite Bindery and Mail Solutions, look forward in continuing to grow our relationship with our valued partners.
AdMill Acquires BCW Bindery
We are pleased to welcome BCW Bindery Services to the AdMill Group of companies.
We're pleased to announce the launch of our new website, bringing with it a simplified design, additional features and new services. Our biggest change is the ability for clients to request distribution quotes interactivly using our Distribution Planner
Flyer Focus Issue 2 Published
The second issue of our newsletter, Flyer Focus, is published. With it brings more exciting news out of AdMill, as well as a few small business marketing tips.
AdMill Sponsors Cover Me Urban Fundraiser
The AdMill Group was once again proud to sponsor the Cover Me Urban fundraiser in support of Youth Without Shelter. This event helped raise over $100,000 that will be invested in Youth Without Shelter's five key support programs.
Tip Top Bindery Relocates
Tip Top Bindery reclocates to a larger facility on McNicoll Avenue, in Scarborough. In addition to the move, we've also introduced a new polybagging line to this facilitly, allowing us to provide polybagging from both our AdMill and Tip Top facilities.
Flyer Focus Issue 1 Published
The first issue of our newsletter, Flyer Focus, is published. One of the primary objectives of this newsletter is to promote our industry and provide relevant information about our industry that will interest the greater business community.
Welcome Polysack Plastics to the AdMill Family
AdMill acquires Polysack Plastics. We are now producing our own polysheeting that is used in the weekly production of the AdMill Bag
. This brings us added cost savings as well as ensuring we have no issues related to the supply chain of our polybagging.
We Are Pleased to Welcome Tip Top to the AdMill Family
AdMill acquires Tip Top Bindery, expanding it's bindery capabilities significantly. Tip Top has been an industry leader for the past 28 years, providing bindery services to the flyer, magazine and book publishing industries. This acquisition will benefit all of AdMill's local and national clients by allowing us to process flyers in a quicker and timelier manner.
ValueAd Program Launched
We have launched our new ValueAd program which presents an extremely affordable option for clients to design, print and distribute flyers. Get in touch
with one of our account managers for more information!
To better serve our valued clients, we've moved our main operations to a larger 75,000 sq ft facility at 100 North Queen St., in Etobicoke. We're hopeful this new location will help facilitate the growth and continuing evolution of AdMill Group.