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Tessy investing $10 million in new plant, infrastructure


July 30, 2014 4:57 pm ET

Tessy Plastics Corp. continues to buy factory buildings in upstate New York — acquiring a 112,000-square-foot former Honeywell building in Skaneateles, N.Y., near its Elbridge headquarters, to house its medical operations.

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Two medical device makers add specialty products through acquisitions


July 28, 2014 3:02 pm ET

The medical merger mania continues this summer as two more medical device manufacturers are swallowed up by bigger competitors.

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RxFiber developing new generation of medical fibers


July 23, 2014 1:38 pm ET

Increased concern about patient safety is creating a business opportunity for biomaterial fibers maker RxFiber LLC.

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Wisconsin mold maker doubling facility size


July 16, 2014 2:05 pm ET

A Germantown, Wis. toolmaker is planning to more than double the size of its facility.

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Hong Kong's Karrie develops own brand, looks into medical molding


July 14, 2014 4:28 pm ET

Hong Kong-based plastics molder Karrie International Holdings Ltd. plans to develop its own brand of household products and diversify into medical manufacturing.

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Cretex adds tooling, short-run production with Wickstrom acquisition


July 8, 2014 3:10 pm ET

Cretex Cos. Inc. has purchased the assets of medical injection molder and mold maker S. Wickstrom Manufacturing Inc. in Redwood City, Calif., beefing up its short-run production base and adding capabilities in quick turnaround tooling production in-...

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Laboratory equipment supplier adds molding with acquisition of Bel-Art


July 3, 2014 1:55 pm ET

SP Industries Inc. has acquired Bel-Art Products, a maker of laboratory products including plastic petri dishes, bottles and other items.

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Technical Precision Plastics growing in US, Dominican Republic


July 2, 2014 3:58 pm ET

Technical Precision Plastics Inc. is boosting its capacity, adding 8,000 square feet of Class 8 clean room molding space in Mebane, N.C., and nearly doubling the size of its facility in the Dominican Republic.

FDA offers guidance on meeting new medical devices tracking rules


July 1, 2014 4:50 pm ET

A final round of in-depth information on the new federal medical device identification database and tracking system is available from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

U.S. Supreme Court refuses Medtronic appeal


June 30, 2014 10:23 am ET

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused take on an appeal from medical device maker Medtronic Inc. in a liability lawsuit filed by an Arizona man allegedly left paralyzed by a device.

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