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Improvements to Radici's nylon line takes it into more applications


March 27, 2015 9:00 am ET

Radici Group, the Italian-headquartered materials firm, outlined the benefits of its Radilon and Radistrong nylon products at NPE 2015.

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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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Solvay, 3A partnership to expand specialty foam production


March 10, 2015 2:12 pm ET

Materials firm Solvay SA is working with composites maker 3A Composites to produce specialty foam materials for advanced transportation uses.

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Patrick Industries buys RV supplier Better Way Partners


February 17, 2015 5:16 pm ET

Building products producer and distributor Patrick Industries Inc. continues to ride the vigorous recreational vehicle market in the state of Indiana.

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Lund adds to aftermarket auto products portfolio with buy of Bushwacker


January 29, 2015 2:49 pm ET

Lund International Inc. has expanded its portfolio of plastic aftermarket vehicle accessories by acquiring Bushwacker Inc.

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Blachford Acoustics Group enters European market with UK acquisition


December 23, 2014 3:22 pm ET

Heavy truck interior systems supplier Blachford Acoustics Group has purchased European supplier TMAT Acoustic Technologies Ltd.

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Auto supplier to open foam molding factory in Ohio


December 10, 2014 3:36 pm ET

Sekisui Plastics USA Inc. will mold automotive safety and sound absorption products at a plant in Kenton, Ohio.

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Mexico's auto expansion sparking opportunities for plastics industry


December 10, 2014 1:05 pm ET

With a growing number of automakers opening light vehicle assembly operations in Mexico, opportunities for Tier 2 and 3 suppliers in the country are multiplying, industry insiders say.

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Faurecia's CEO says plastic will be 'major driver' in auto market


December 10, 2014 9:45 am ET

Plastic will help in lightweighting, the CEO said.

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Auto market driving growth in Mexico for press makers


December 10, 2014 12:44 pm ET

Injection molding press manufacturers enjoying a sales boom in Mexico are likely to experience another three years of growth before the market levels out, executives said at the Plastimagen trade show in Mexico City.

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