Extrusion machinery sales held their own in 2019, despite challenges of slowing economic growth, tariff wars and global uncertainty, machinery executives said. The blown and cast film machinery sector could be a victim of its own success, as several strong sales years could leave an overhang for 2020.
Houston Community College hosted plastics industry executives during an October manufacturing conference on how technology is changing the industry, a polycarbonate peek at Corvette's jewel and Sotheby's has the toys and props you're looking for.
Women use and interpret words one way, while men use and interpret words another way. And in the workplace, especially, those differences create a challenge that's twofold: a powerful imbalance and an unnoticed bilingual environment, said Lindsay Cronkright of Currier Plastics Inc.
A new project is collecting trash from fishing boats catching marine debris, Scotland’s MacRebur Plastic Road Company paves a way to plastic roads in the U.S. and LOL Surprise’s tiny toys now have a more sustainable solution for their packaging.
Tom Goeke and Bruce Chalmers led Milacron Holdings Corp. through an initial public offering and a 50th anniversary. And now with a completed sale of Milacron to Hillenbrand Inc., the CEO and chief financial officer have stepped away from the machinery maker.
Negri Bossi SpA has seen steady sales near the $100 million point, but it last posted a profit in 2016. The acquisition by Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd. will expand the range of injection molding machinery sizes offered by Nissei while also expanding its geographic reach.
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