Tasus joins automotive suppliers' shift to Dixie

November 8, 2013 2:33 pm ET

Tasus Corp. knew that its newest plant in the U.S. would go in the Southeast. The auto supplier is part of a rapidly expanding trend for the U.S. auto market. Southern states have become the focus of future growth, both bringing in new plants and...

Plastics distributor snaps up incentive to move Ohio operation

September 12, 2013 2:25 pm ET

A California-based company is moving its Ohio office to Twinsburg from Brooklyn Heights and has committed to growing its payroll by $250,000 in the near term, in part because Twinsburg has granted it a tax-based incentive to buy a vacant property.


Asyst Technologies growing with new press purchases

August 29, 2013 4:15 pm ET

Custom injection molder Asyst Technologies LLC has expanded to keep up with growth. Asyst spent about $550,000 for new Engel presses, auxiliaries and infrastructure.

Weber adds PET bottle capacity

August 29, 2013 3:43 pm ET

Weber International Packaging Corp. is expanding its PET blow molding capacity with a new machine to make cosmetics bottles at its plant in Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec.

Spanish machine maker Comexi invests in R&D center

August 29, 2013 9:57 am ET

RIUDELLOTS DE LA SELVA, SPAIN -- Comexi Group, a Spanish maker of packaging machinery, is opening its first R&D center. The company said it plans to invest 4-5 percent of its total turnover in the 6,000-square-foot center.


Ontario's Alpha Poly Packaging adding printing press

June 28, 2013 3:19 pm ET

Bag producer Alpha Poly Packaging Solutions is adding a second flexographic printing press to support its expanding business.

Ohio's Laszeray adds to injection and tooling-building capabilities

June 28, 2013 3:17 pm ET

Custom injection molder Laszeray Technology LLC is investing more than $5 million to expand its molding and tool-building capacities and floor space.

Sun Plastech boosts administrative space

June 7, 2013 10:48 am ET

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- Purging compounds producer Sun Plastech Inc. has expanded its office space to accommodate growth and to upgrade its communications capabilities.

Northeast Brazil recruiting plastics processors

May 23, 2013 4:05 pm ET

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL — Vast stretches of cheap, undeveloped land and ports free of the congestion that plagues southern Brazil are drawing major plastics companies to the northeastern states of Alagoas and Bahia to expand production.

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