Ferry, Sacmi look to exhibit new machinery at NPE

February 25, 2015 1:55 pm ET

Attendees of what promises to be the biggest ever NPE 2015 show will have much to process from the equipment manufacturers filling more than 1 million square feet in Orlando, Fla.


Exhibitors have high hopes for NPE 2015

February 23, 2015 3:01 pm ET

The U.S. economy is strong. Resin prices are on the decline. The North American automotive industry is pushing record levels. For all these reasons, and more, exhibitors have high hopes for the upcoming NPE 2015 trade show, scheduled for March 23-27 ...


VDMA predicts 4 percent growth for German plastics machinery

February 19, 2015 3:51 pm ET

Members of VDMA industry association think Germany’s plastics and rubber machinery should grow 4 percent in 2015, after a relatively flat 2014.


IPEG sells Rapid Granulator to Sweden's Lifco

February 18, 2015 3:39 pm ET

Rapid Granulator has a new owner, Lifco AB of Enköping, Sweden.


Una-Dyn expanding in Virginia

February 17, 2015 10:41 am ET

Auxiliary equipment maker Universal Dynamics Inc. is building a 35,000-square-foot expansion at its headquarters factory in Woodbridge, Va., President Bill Goldfarb said at the company's national sales meeting here.


JSW considering manufacturing in India

February 17, 2015 4:02 pm ET

Tokyo-based Japan Steel Works Ltd. is considering setting up an injection press manufacturing plant in India, a senior JSW executive said at Plastindia.


Erema launches Pure Loop to focus on shredder/extruder recycling

February 17, 2015 9:41 am ET

Austria-based recycling technology group Erema GmbH has announced the creation of its new sister company Pure Loop GmbH, which specializes in the recycling of clean production wastes using shredder/extruder technology.


US plastics industry veteran joins Chinese machinery firm

February 13, 2015 2:24 pm ET

Guangzhou Tech-Long Packaging Machinery Co. Ltd.'s new CEO of Americas comes with more than 25 years of industry experience and has held senior executive positions with Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. and Sidel Group.


Milacron plans big expansions in Czech Republic

February 13, 2015 11:52 am ET

Milacron LLC has announced a major expansion in the Czech Republic, investing more than $18 million to build an 118,00-square-foot plant in Policka and machines and adding a total of about 43,000 square feet to its Tirad custom mold base plant in...


Borch shakes up top management again

February 10, 2015 10:35 am ET

Chinese injection press maker Borch Machinery Co. Ltd. has brought back its longtime chairman Zhu Kangjian, in another shakeup of the company's top management.

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