Crain Global Polymer Group to produce show daily newspapers at K 2019

September 17, 2018 6:00 am ET

The publications that make up the Crain Global Polymer Group will work together to once again produce the English-language show daily newspapers at K 2019.


It's a three-peat, plus some, for Plastics News

June 1, 2017 6:00 am ET

Will we have a repeat winner this year? We already know, the answer is yes. I'm not talking about the Cavs vs. Warriors series. This is something really important, the Azbee Awards of Excellence.


Intravis systems keep an eye out for defects

February 22, 2017 10:21 am ET

Calling itself the eyes of Industry 4.0, Intravis GmbH is out with new vision inspection technology for the packaging industry that it says improves manufacturing efficiency and product quality.


GN shows GN800 at K 2016

January 25, 2017 6:00 am ET

GN Thermoforming Equipment of Chester, Nova Scotia, for the first time exhibited its GN800, a high-speed form/cut/stack thermoformer, at K 2016.


Jain buys big pipe extrusion line from Battenfeld-Cincinnati at K 2016

January 12, 2017 12:58 pm ET

Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd., the big Indian plastics processor, ordered a complete extrusion line to make big polyolefin pipes — up to 8.2 feet in diameter — from Battenfeld-Cincinnati Group, at K 2016, the machinery company said in a post-show report.


Blow machinery makers see post K show bump

December 6, 2016 4:15 pm ET

Blow machinery executives report stable business for 2016 — but nothing spectacular.


Improving design by putting yourself in the user's shoes

December 2, 2016 12:57 pm ET

Sometimes designers need to be reminded of the simple fact that they are human — and so are the people who will use the products they design.


Messe Düsseldorf to rebuild South Entrance and Hall 1

November 28, 2016 8:39 am ET

Germany-based Messe Düsseldorf, home to the K show plastics trade fair, has announced plans for the complete reconstruction of the exhibition center's South Entrance and its hall 1 exhibition building.


Material Insights: Messe Düsseldorf plans expansion in time for K 2019

November 28, 2016 11:32 am ET

Messe Düsseldorf announced renovation plans, Borealis AG has a strong quarter and Wacker AG plans technical center in Ann Arbor, Mich.


Jinming, Siemens sign technical pact at K show

November 28, 2016 11:53 am ET

Chinese blown film equipment maker Jinming Machinery (Guangdong) Co. Ltd. said Nov. 23 it is strengthening a technical cooperation agreement with German controller manufacturer Siemens, aimed at boosting so-called Industry 4.0 and other automated manufacturing.