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PVC gets a spotlight at NPE for its role in saving lives


March 17, 2015 11:51 am ET

“Ripped from the headlines” is a phrase more associated with prime time television than trade shows. But it does apply to a special exhibit at NPE 2015.

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Prosthetics makers see new technology adding to a strong market


March 16, 2015 1:01 pm ET

Emerging prosthetics technology is driving revenue at a handful of small businesses. While many patients can't afford the most cutting-edge technology, demand for prosthetics is growing — and promising techniques from the 3-D printing industry ...

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Injectable polymer may save lives


March 13, 2015 10:16 am ET

A new injectable polymer developed by researchers at the University of Washington in Seattle could help strengthen blood clots and save lives.

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Mack Molding reinvented itself within the custom injection market


March 6, 2015 2:05 pm ET

Mack Molding Inc. has reinvented itself, and reinvented itself again, President Jeff Somple said.

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Mold maker Moldworx building in Arizona to bring in more molding


March 5, 2015 10:13 am ET

Moldworx LLC has begun leasing more space in Gilbert, Ariz., to allow it to grow its injection molding business.

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German molder picks North Carolina for US manufacturing plant


February 26, 2015 4:21 pm ET

UPDATED — German medical goods company Raumedic AG has chosen Mills River, N.C., for its first U.S. manufacturing site and U.S. headquarters.

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Medical compounder adding two extrusion lines


February 25, 2015 3:49 pm ET

Compounding Solutions LLC plans to add two new co-rotating twin-screw extruders this year to raise its capacity and provide more flexibility.

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Iowa's Accumold investing $10 million in expansion


February 16, 2015 6:00 am ET

Micro molder Accumold LLC plans to break ground on a $10 million, 40,000-square-foot facility this spring and will add 200 employees in the next three years, according to President and CEO Roger Hargens.

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Lubrizol teams with Cleveland Clinic to speed development of devices


February 13, 2015 11:29 am ET

Lubrizol Corp. is doing more than getting by with a little help from their friends. The Wickliffe, Ohio-based specialty chemical company is deepening relationships to speed new medical devices to market.

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Mack Molding adds capacity and staff for medical disposables


February 11, 2015 3:41 pm ET

Mack Molding Inc. is making a move into medical disposables.

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