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Airlite Plastics buys maker of HDPE paving system TrueGrid
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Airlite Plastics Co., the manufacturer of Fox Blocks-brand insulated concrete forms for the building industry, has acquired Stiles Manufacturing LLC, maker of TrueGrid pavers. The acquisition...
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04-19-2019
3D printing is strange to me, but getting familiar to manufacturers
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Detroit — I took a 2D design class in college. The focus was mostly on drawing and taking pencil, pen or paintbrush to paper to create a flat image or pattern. Sometimes, through light and...
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04-19-2019
Adidas introduces fully recyclable running shoe
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Shoe and sportswear giant Adidas AG is unveiling a new way for its customers to do running repeats, unveiling what it says it the first 100 percent recyclable running shoe. While sports footwear...
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04-19-2019
Firms jointly target Mexican mold market
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Mexico City — A trio of companies — two from China and one from Mexico — are hoping that a partnership aimed at building more standardized mold systems can help them pick up...
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04-19-2019
Trelleborg opens combined manufacturing site
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Aurora, Ohio — Trelleborg Sealing Profiles U.S. Inc. welcomed visitors to a grand opening of its new 156,250-square-foot manufacturing facility in Aurora. The new site brings three...
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04-19-2019
SPE Panel: Autos can benefit from nanomaterials
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Detroit —​ Nanotechnology and graphene holds great promise for the automotive market, a Ford Motor Co. technical expert said at Antec 2019. Deborah Mielewski, senior technical leader...
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04-19-2019
Berry takes 'multifaceted' approach to sustainability
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Berry Global Group Inc. is continuing to raise the company's profile when it comes to environmental issues. The Evansville, Ind.-based plastics packaging company is out with a sustainability...
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04-18-2019
Plastics News Now: Greenpeace targets Nestlé over plastic packaging
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An all composite airplane took flight, the Plastics Pioneers Association held its spring meeting and Greenpeace is targeting Nestlé over plastic packaging.

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04-18-2019
RGS realigns to focus on in-roof solar shingles
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Denver-based Real Goods Solar Inc.'s first-quarter launch of Powerhouse 3.0 solar roof shingles was even tougher than expected, but a multi-pronged plan to energize sales and turn a profit for the ...
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04-18-2019
Forget about the mousetrap. Who can build better sustainability?
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What's in the future for plastics? I don't mean for next quarter or even the rest of the year. You can ask an economist and get an intelligent guess about the short-term outlook for any market,...
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04-18-2019
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Published on October 7, 2018 Mold Makers 2018 - Full Ranking

Excel files contain financial-business operations data on 135 companies listed in Plastics News' ranking of North American mold makers.

Data contained in this report includes:

  • Most recent and previous fiscal year mold manufacturing sales
  • Total corporate sales for most recent fiscal year ended
  • Number of manufacturing plants and employees
  • Mold types manufactured
  • End markets served
  • Headquarters location and key contact

In addition, this database includes location information for 195 plants affiliated with these businesses. Data is based on original research by Plastics News' editorial staff.

Now also includes: The All Things Data Blog look behind the numbers as well as the published ranking chart with graphics in .pdf format

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