Nordson showing off full range of technologies

March 25, 2015 6:00 am ET

Nordson Corp. (Booth W6263) is bringing together, for the first time in the Americas, its full range of polymer processing technologies in one exhibit.


SAS Automation attempts to set itself apart

March 24, 2015 6:00 am ET

SAS Automation (Booth W5353) prides itself on not being your typical company.


Italy reports growing machinery exports to the United States

March 24, 2015 9:55 am ET

Italian machinery exports to European Union countries and North America grew in 2014 — with the United States passing France to become the second-largest export market, behind Germany.


Dock strike forces Nissei to scramble

March 24, 2015 9:44 am ET

Japan's Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd. wanted to think small for NPE, but something big got in the way — labor disputes at the U.S. West Coast ports that gummed up a lot of cargo coming in from Asia.


Milacron continues to push boundaries

March 23, 2015 6:20 pm ET

Milacron LLC would like this year's NPE to be about pushing boundaries.


Stork races to repair press damaged en route to NPE

March 21, 2015 2:09 pm ET

Officials of Stork IMM BV will never forget their first-ever NPE — the Dutch company's injection press fell off a truck on the way to Orange County Convention Center, and they had to work fast to get it ready for the show.


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.


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.


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.


Rösler opens second India plant

March 11, 2015 1:38 pm ET

German auxiliary equipment maker Rösler Group has opened its second factory in India, a joint venture in Pune with United Kingdom-based Acton Finishing Ltd.

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