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February 24, 2021  

New managing director for Arburg France

Arburg is also constructing a new building for the subsidiary in the Greater Paris area.

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February 22, 2021  

Nova Chemicals debuts film structure designs formulated with post-consumer resin

The film structures can be tailored to meet customer-specific application demands.

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February 19, 2021  

“Plastimagen Light” rescheduled as a virtual event only

Originally planned as a hybrid exhibition from March 9-11, Mexico’s largest plastics trade fair will now be held in digital format only from March 22-26.

News
February 19, 2021  

Integrated Polymer Solutions buys sealing component maker IRP Group

The acquisition will further Integrated Polymer Solutions’ business expansion in the specialty medical components sector.

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February 19, 2021  

New partnership brings blow molding machine maker Plastiblow back to North America

The Italian machinery brand is partnering with equipment supplier Globeius to make its all-electric units available again in Canada and the U.S.

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February 17, 2021  

North American machinery shipments up nearly 20% in Q4, report says

Canada and Mexico remained the top export markets for U.S. equipment suppliers in the fourth quarter, the report from the Plastics Industry Association said.

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February 16, 2021  

Tank Holding continues buying spree with purchase of rotomolder Spin Products

Located in Chino, Calif., Spin designs and manufactures products with a special focus on custom molded products, including for outdoor and sanitation applications.

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February 12, 2021  

Exhibitor registration now open for K 2022

The trade show is scheduled for Oct. 19-26, 2022 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

News
February 12, 2021  

Plast-Ex trade show moved from May to November

The rescheduling of the Toronto show allows additional space planning and safety protocols, plus new features, education formats, and networking opportunities.

News
February 11, 2021  

Pipe extrusion line with world’s largest adjustable melt gap installed in Mexico

Part of a complete line from battenfeld-cincinnati, the melt gap enables HDPE pipe specialist Policonductos SA de CV to extrude pipes measuring up to 1,600 mm in diameter.

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February 10, 2021  

Private equity firm Core Industrial Partners buys Summit Tooling and Summit Plastics

Founded in 1996 and headquartered in McHenry, Ill., Summit provides injection mold design, precision moldmaking and close-tolerance injection molding with a specialty in small-to-medium prototype injection molds.

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February 9, 2021  

Viking-era Greenland inspires rPET water bottle concept by Sidel

The NUUK brand takes its name from Greenland’s capital and the fjords that make it famous.

News
February 9, 2021  

Tank Holding buys rotomolder Dura-Cast

The deal is Tank Holding’s 12th acquisition in the past two years, and is part of its ongoing growth strategy.

News
February 8, 2021  

Nordson appoints Jesus Crespo as VP of polymer processing systems division

Executive vice president John J. Keane, who has headed the PPS business, is retiring.

News
February 5, 2021  

McMaster University Hospital partners with Printex Transparent Packaging for new plastic face shield

The goal was to provide a better face shield with more protection for ultrasound technologists.

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February 4, 2021  

US Extruders completes plant expansion, hires new Canadian sales manager

The company has nearly doubled the manufacturing space in its headquarters in Westerly, Rhode Island, where it builds custom single-screw extruders, extrusion systems, and screws.

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February 3, 2021  

Messe Düsseldorf buys stake in Colombiaplast trade show

The next Colombiaplast is scheduled for June 22-25 at Corferias, the International Business and Exhibition Center of Bogota.

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February 2, 2021  

Xaloy appoints Kamal Tiwari as new CEO

Tiwari is the operating partner of private equity firm Altair Investments Inc., which bought Xaloy from Nordson Corp. last year.

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January 27, 2021  

Rehau founder Helmut Wagner passes away

Wagner, who was 95, began the plastic parts making business in 1948.

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January 25, 2021  

Maguire buys minority share of bulk material handling systems maker O.A. Newton

Bridgeville, Del.-based O.A. Newton will continue to operate separately.