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Rail improvements also allow rotomolder to improve operations


July 24, 2014 3:10 pm ET

An infrastructure improvement grant from the U.S. Commerce Department is helping an Indiana plastics plant expand its product line and add jobs.

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Rotomolder opens cart plant in Salt Lake City


July 9, 2014 5:58 pm ET

Toter Inc., a division of Wastequip Inc., has begun production of its two-wheeled waste and recycling carts at a new facility in Salt Lake City.

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Total introducing bio-based resins for U.S. rotomolding industry


June 30, 2014 3:46 pm ET

French integrated oil and gas giant Total SA is entering the North American rotational molding market for polyethylene, and is introducing bio-polymers for the sector, a company official said at a Society of Plastics Engineers conference.

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Creating, designing and rotomolding a toy that will last


June 27, 2014 2:11 pm ET

Tom Fish loves the rotational molding process, and the Little Tikes Co. creative director uses the sweeping curves capable in the process on new toys.

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Hedstrom considering reshoring some playball molding


June 25, 2014 2:58 pm ET

A decade ago, Hedstrom Plastics moved its playball rotational molding operations to China. But rising costs there are making company officials rethink that strategy — and one future option could be reshoring ball production to North America.

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Economist: Rotomolders growing faster than other structural plastics makers


June 23, 2014 3:31 pm ET

Rotational molders are growing faster than other sectors that make structural plastic parts, economist Peter Mooney said at TopCon 2014, the Society of Plastics Engineers' rotomolding conference.

Rotational molding adopting 3-D printing


June 23, 2014 3:18 pm ET

3-D printing is coming to rotational molding, used to develop new product ideas.

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A rotomolded, shapely garden planter takes top award at TopCon


June 20, 2014 2:13 pm ET

A garden planter for schools and a sound amplification device for an iPhone that looks like an old-fashioned ear trumpet won top honors in the product design competition at TopCon 2014, sponsored by the Society of Plastics Engineers' Rotational...

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Report: Parent of rotomolder GameTime on the selling block


June 4, 2014 3:17 pm ET

The financial deals website peHUB.com is reporting that PlayCore Holdings Inc., the owner of playground rotational molder GameTime, is for sale.

Rotomolder Elkamet expands in North Carolina


April 9, 2014 2:32 pm ET

Elkamet Inc., a manufacturer of plastic parts for automotive and other industries, is expanding its manufacturing operations in East Flat Rock, N.C.

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