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Sabert buys Kalman to expand in bakery packaging

Food packaging thermoformer Sabert Corp. said Feb. 8 it plans to acquire North Carolina's Kalman Packaging Inc., in a bid to get into the market for cupcakes and other bakery packaging.

Harmony commercializes advanced elastomers

Harmony Elastomers has commercialized a range of advanced elastomers for polymer and rubber markets.

Omnova sells Indian rubber manufacturing business

Beachwood, Ohio-based Omnova Solutions said it has sold its Indian rubber manufacturing business to India-based Apcotex Industries Ltd. for $5 million in cash.

Entek's Effmann sets his retirement date

John Effmann, a longtime plastics machinery veteran and activist at the Society of the Plastics Industry Inc., is retiring from Entek Manufacturing Inc., effective March 31.

Global oversupply of PET to continue pressure on recycled PET

PET recyclers will feel pressure for the foreseeable future because of continued low prices of virgin resin, one plastics industry analyst believes.

American Roller adds C.R.E.W. to its product line

American Roller Co. has added another company to its acquisition portfolio.

Royal DSM looks for future organic growth

After deals for nylon 6/6 with Ascend performance materials Inc. and in PPS with China's Zhejiang NHU Co. Ltd., Royal DSM is now planning to consolidate on its market strengths, says Roeland Polet, the new head of DSM's engineering plastics business for this Q&A.

'Missing links' in the auto supply chain offer options in Mexico

Global automakers are investing a lot of money in new capacity in Mexico, creating new opportunities for plastics processors and other suppliers.

Plastic engine helps Solvay push new automotive technology

Building an all-plastic engine isn't an entirely practical project. Even the most hard-core plastics supporter would acknowledge that there are some applications where steel and aluminum still have the upper hand. But pushing the limits for plastics in extremely difficult under-the-hood applications still plays an important role in moving polymer technology forward, and finding new commercial opportunities.

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