PORT RICHEY, FLA. (Dec. 18, 3:25 p.m. ET) — Florida prototype injection molder and toolmaking specialist Seaway Plastics Engineering Inc. has purchased Excalibur Manufacturing Corp. in a move that expands its ability to deliver everything from prototype tooling and molding to mid-volume production.
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