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Plastics News Now: Adidas develops running shoe that can be completely recycled 04-25-2019
Plastic Express targets Georgia in $172M project
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Materials shipping firm Plastic Express is building two new facilities near Savannah, Ga., as part of an investment of more than $172 million. The new locations in that area's Port Logistics...
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04-25-2019
Pregis adds $6M multi-layer line in Michigan
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Pregis LLC is again spending millions to expand a Michigan location, the latest in a string of improvements made by the company over the years at that location. This time, the work at the Grand...
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04-25-2019
Basel talks consider changes to plastic scrap trade
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Should it be much more difficult to export low quality recycled scrap plastic around the world, if there are serious doubts about whether it can be handled in an environmentally sound way in the...
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04-25-2019
Obituary: Chroma founder Robert Swain
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Robert Swain made the world more colorful. Swain, who founded colorant maker Chroma Corp. in 1967, died April 21. Swain, 90, died peacefully at his home in East China, Mich., surrounded by family...
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04-25-2019
Solid PS prices up, PET down in April
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Feedstocks have played different roles for solid polystyrene and PET bottle resin, sending PS prices up but PET bottle resin prices down since April 1. North American solid PS prices jumped an...
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04-25-2019
Amco now offering Sabic specialties
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Both sides are expected to benefit from materials maker Saudi Basic Industries Inc.'s recent decision to link up with distribution firm Amco Polymers LLC. Amco in February became an authorized...
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04-25-2019
Ineos divesting melamines, paraform business
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Ineos Enterprises will sell its melamines and paraform businesses, with production sites in the U.S., Germany and Indonesia, to German polymer group Prefere Resins Holding GmbH. The terms of the...
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04-25-2019
Berry acquisition of RPC wins European approval
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The European Commission has approved the Berry Global Group Inc.'s planned acquisition of the United Kingdom-based RPC Group plc, clearing a hurdle needed to complete the deal. In a decision...
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04-25-2019
Boy unveils latest US offering, its revamped headquarters
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Exton, Pa. — Boy Machines Inc. renovated its headquarters in Exton in 2018, moving back in last fall. Officials at the small-tonnage injection molding machinery company showed off the result ...
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04-24-2019
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Published on May 20, 2015 Mold Making and Tooling Industry Review & Outlook

This report provides in-depth analysis of the mold making and tooling industry in North America, including discussions of economic and political trends, growth opportunities, challenges, as well as the latest developments in production, equipment and labor trends impacting the segment.

Charts and graphs highlight current business conditions, plant locations, average growth rates of mold makers versus other processes, historical steel production trends in North America and other consuming nations, top end markets and demographics of industry workers.

We also profile 15 leading companies in the mold making and tooling segment, assessing their business growth strategies, innovations and manufacturing/production outlook.

Profiled companies:

  • Active Burgess Mould & Design
  • Bohler-Uddeholm Corp.
  • Concours Mold Inc.
  • Hi-Tech Mold & Engineering Inc.
  • H.S. Die & Engineering Inc.
  • Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.
  • Integrity Tool & Mold Inc.
  • NyproMold Inc.
  • Omega Tool Corp.
  • PCS Company
  • Progressive Components
  • Proper Group International Inc.
  • Roehr Tool Corporation
  • StackTeck Systems Inc.
  • Synventive Molding Solutions

Statistical data contained in this report is compiled from primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by Plastics News' team of editorial and research experts.

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