Injection Molding


Magna investing $135 million for new exteriors plant in Mexico

March 18, 2015 5:04 pm ET

Magna International Inc has started construction of a $135 million automotive exteriors manufacturing facility in Querétaro, in central Mexico.


Proper Group buys Cutting Edge

March 18, 2015 3:38 pm ET

Proper Group International has expanded its mold making and related services by acquiring an ownership interest in Cutting Edge Technologies Ltd.


Advances in barrier injection molding highlighted at NPE

March 17, 2015 10:39 am ET

It's a Holy Grail of plastics: Clear, coinjection molded containers to replace metal cans, the common “tin can” produced by the billions each year.


MCM Capital Partners acquires Performance Plastics in Cincinnati

March 17, 2015 2:46 pm ET

Cleveland private equity firm MCM Capital Partners has acquired Performance Plastics Ltd., a Cincinnati-based custom injection molding company.


Plastic markers help to get sports fields in competition shape faster

March 16, 2015 12:35 pm ET

When the snow from this particularly brutal winter finally melts, golfers, baseball players and the like may have Markers Inc. products to thank for helping their local course or field get into playing shape quickly.


Thieves steal truck bound for NPE

March 13, 2015 11:37 am ET

Wittmann Battenfeld Inc. had to scramble as thieves stole one of its tractor-trailer trucks with two injection molding presses from a locked staging area north of Daytona Beach, Fla., on March 12 — less than two weeks before NPE 2015.


Executive Q&A: King of plastics straws

March 13, 2015 6:00 am ET

A Chinese entrepreneur with a humble beginning as an involuntary middle school drop-out, Lou Zhongping has earned the nickname “king of plastics straws.”


ARaymond wins Arburg energy award

March 13, 2015 9:32 am ET

ARaymond, a French supplier of plastic clip fasters for the auto industry, has received the annual Arburg Energy Efficiency Award.


Small is big when it comes to the world of plastic straws

March 13, 2015 6:00 am ET

Lou Zhongping has embraced new technology and lean manufacturing to make his company, Soton Daily Necessities Co. Ltd., the largest maker of drinking straws in the world.


Seaway Plastics gets private equity backing

March 11, 2015 4:45 pm ET

Seaway Plastics Engineering LLC owners Tim Smock and Paul Bernard are turning to private equity investor Tonka Bay Equity Partners LLC to help accelerate the company’s growth.

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