Ernie Green Industries creating a new medical business EG Gilero

January 7, 2015 1:24 pm ET

A molder and manufacturer best known in the automotive sector is moving deeper into the medical market with the purchase and integration of four companies.


Inteplast creates new unit to focus on growth in medical disposables

January 6, 2015 4:14 pm ET

Film packaging giant Inteplast Group Ltd. is raising its profile in the medical market by forming a new business unit.


Deep understanding of the regulatory process helps Comar succeed

January 5, 2015 4:35 pm ET

Patience and a deep understanding of the regulatory process are important attributes for Comar LLC, CEO Michael Ruggieri believes.


Processor of the Year finalists are 3 custom molders, 1 captive molder

January 5, 2015 10:34 am ET

Finalists for Plastics News' Processor of the Year Award are three custom injection molders — Evco Plastics Inc., Prism Plastics Inc. and Nicolet Plastics Inc. — and a captive molder, Stihl Inc.


Medical molder SMC growing into a bigger plant in Massachusetts

December 31, 2014 11:36 am ET

Medical device contract manufacturer SMC Ltd. plans to expand in Massachusetts by consolidating three smaller plants into 210,000 square feet of space in Devens over the next two years, according to Corporate Vice President Brian Payson.


Cretex buys California toolmaker

December 23, 2014 11:34 am ET

Medical device manufacturer JunoPacific Inc. has added tooling capabilities through the acquisition of Lawrence Tool and Engineering in California.


The Technology House moves to larger Ohio location

December 22, 2014 1:22 pm ET

A need for more space is leading industrial manufacturing firm the Technology House Ltd. to move from Solon, Ohio, to nearby Streetsboro.


Röchling buys two UK firms

December 18, 2014 9:24 am ET

Germany's Röchling Engineering Plastics SE & Co. KG has expanded its presence in the high-performance plastics market by acquiring two British firms — Fibracon Twin Ltd. and Insoll Components Ltd.


Baxter expanding Arkansas medical products plant

December 11, 2014 5:50 pm ET

Medical major Baxter International Inc. is expanding its Mountain Home, Ark., medical device plant.

Petoskey Plastics using grant to expand recycling operations

December 10, 2014 2:07 pm ET

The company will use the $175,000 grant to help purchase additional sorting equipment at its facility in Indiana.

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