"Be courageous, take chances," says Linda Muroski president of Trelleborg Global Healthcare and Medical. "I've been in a whole host of different roles because I have not been afraid to learn. To make an impact, you can have depth of knowledge or breadth of experience."
A Michigan-based plastics film processor sees the production of medical gowns as both a business opportunity and a civic duty.
Market analysts contacted by Plastics News said that DuPont should benefit from its acquisition of Spectrum Plastics, although there was a chance that the deal could put the firm in competition with some of its customers.
Molders Jabil Inc. and Westfall Technik Inc. were Lucira suppliers and expected to receive at least part of the money owed to them through the sale.
Semperit said the long-term appeal of purchasing fellow Austrian firm Rico Group includes added access to North America along with greater automation capabilities.
Precision medical extrusion and catheter firm Zeus Co. Inc. is expanding geographically, opening a catheter manufacturing plant in Minnesota.
Medical device contract manufacturer Biomerics LLC has expanded its Athens, Texas, facility by 24,000 square feet to meet demand in the single-use endoscopy market.
Parkway Products brings a network of nine injection molding sites to the new owner, becoming a vital part of a $659 million company.
Multicomponent molding of liquid silicone rubber to nylon and polybutylene terephthalate with good bond strength is well established.
Plastics News CFO of the year Jim Beadle has held the chief financial officer role at Teel Plastics LLC through a period of rapid growth.