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Global giant Foxconn to make, sell molding machines


September 26, 2014 2:48 pm ET

For years, Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group has been the world's largest contract manufacturer for electronics, with more than 1 million employees worldwide churning out smartphones, tablets and gadgets for nearly every company in the global...

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Nypro Healthcare continues to grow following Jabil acquisition


September 26, 2014 1:59 pm ET

Nypro Healthcare's newest medical device manufacturing facility offers 200,000 square feet of carefully configured Class 8 clean room molding and assembly areas, a metrology lab, digitalized machine shop and client friendly work areas.

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England's Essentra buying Abric Berhad


September 26, 2014 11:31 am ET

Packaging firm Essentra plc has announced the planned acquisition of Abric Berhad, a Kuala Lumpur-based manufacturer of security sealing products.

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New medical firm buys Clairson Plastics


September 19, 2014 4:33 pm ET

Custom injection molder Clairson Plastics is being sold to a new start-up that plans to dive into the medical market with a new dialyzer, a key component in kidney dialysis.

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Foster building medical polymers plant


September 19, 2014 1:39 pm ET

Foster Delivery Science is investing $8 million in a new plant in Putnam, Conn., for production of medical polymer blends, as well as rods, film or fiber based on those materials.

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Nolato Contour beefs up white room molding capabilities


September 18, 2014 11:56 am ET

Nolato Medical has extended its controlled environment options to include a white room at its Baldwin, Wis., Nolato Contour plant.

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US pharma packaging worth $22 billion by 2018


September 8, 2014 1:14 pm ET

Demand for pharmaceutical packaging products in the United States is expected to increase by 4.9 percent annually and the value of the market reach $22.1billion in 2018.

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Tecomet buys implant manufacturing specialist


September 4, 2014 12:16 pm ET

WILMINGTON, MASS. — Tecomet Inc., a Wilmington company that makes orthopedic implants, has purchased 3D Medical Manufacturing Inc., Riviera Beach, Fla., company that makes implants, specialty instruments and electromechanical assemblies for...

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JV aimed at pharmaceutical and medical device packaging


September 4, 2014 12:10 pm ET

Mocon Inc. and Life Packaging Technology LLC have formed a joint venture aimed at improving time-to-market for pharmaceutical and medical device packaging.

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Acquisition gives Sunningdale an injection molding footprint in India


September 3, 2014 10:29 pm ET

SINGAPORE — Injection molder and toolmaker Sunningdale Tech Ltd. on Sept. 3 announced plans to buy First Engineering Ltd., a manufacturer of precision molds and engineering components, for the automotive, consumer/information technology and...

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