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How Faurecia made over a relic


March 23, 2015 6:00 am ET

Everything about Faurecia SA's interior trim plant in Saline, Mich., is big.

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Hall of Fame: After saving NPE 2009 from the brink, Carteaux enjoying rebound


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

Bill Carteaux said this is a great time to be working for the Society of the Plastics Industry Inc. and representing the third-largest U.S. manufacturing sector.

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Hall of Fame: Hunerberg pushed structural foam to new heights


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

A big fish in a little pond. The Big Kahuna of the tiny niche of structural foam machinery. A world traveler for plastics. That's Ed Hunerberg.

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Hall of Fame: Browitt used associations to make connections


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

A Society of Plastics Engineers' activist and materials distributor, Terence Browitt doesn't forget his humble background in England, where he was born in Nottingham in 1941, as World War II raged.

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Hall of Fame: Steinwall has molded workers to be better people


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

Looking to build a more humanistic manufacturing operation, Maureen Steinwall has blended her intellectual prowess and curiosity to build Steinwall Inc.

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Hall of Fame: DeLong spent a career solving blow molding problems


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

Robert DeLong has combined mechanical know-how, a chemical engineer's understanding of polymers and hands-on customer skills tinkering with blow molding machines in his 58-year-career — one that is still going strong.

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Core Molding buys CPI Binani assets, adds markets, D-LFT capabilities


March 20, 2015 1:20 pm ET

Core Molding Technologies Inc. is expanding its thermoplastics capabilities with the acquisition of substantially all the assets of CPI Binani Inc., of Winona, Minn.

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Fabri-Kal to expand its sustainable packaging with new Idaho plant


March 20, 2015 2:03 pm ET

Thermoformed packaging company Fabri-Kal Corp. plans to tap into Idaho's farming community to expand its sustainable packaging program.

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Recycling, startups, 3-D printing headline NPE 2015


March 20, 2015 6:00 am ET

NPE 2015 set to open March 23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., featuring five days of all the latest and greatest the plastics industry has on offer from around the world.

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SPI unveils insurance aimed at California's Prop 65 coverage


March 20, 2015 1:26 pm ET

If the thought of doing business in California strikes fear of a Notice of Violation into the hearts of compounders and vinyl processors alike, companies need to look no further than Orlando and NPE 2015 for relief.

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