Auto sales in the U.S. fell for a second consecutive month, a new report from Scotiabank also said.
Tully bought the Charlton, Mass.-based company from his father, rebranded it MTD Micro Molding, and repositioned it for the medical device market.
After nine years at the helm of the Westlake, Ohio-based company, Hilton will retire by the end of 2019.
California-based Injection Molding Co. will further expand Westfall’s manufacturing footprint.
Hafferty has more than 35 years of financial and business experience, most recently as CFO for global rental equipment company ElectroRent.
But only half of the moldmakers surveyed by the American Mold Builders Association believe business conditions in Q1 will increase, and only 10 per cent think their business will increase substantially over the next 12 months.
Headquartered in Ohio, Renegade is a leading North American supplier of highly heat-resistant thermoset prepregs for the aerospace industry.
Excluding China, Scotiabank’s most recent Global Auto Report says, vehicle purchases fell by 3 per cent year-over-year worldwide.
UK-based Pultrex has over 40 years of experience in the field of pultrusion, the continuous strand drawing of fibre-reinforced profiles and round rods
Despite the positive overall outcome for 2018, sales in the fourth quarter of the year were down, the machinery maker said, while orders also decreased.
Shipments of injection molding and extrusion machinery in North America increased in the fourth quarter 2018, according to the statistics compiled and reported by the Plastics Industry Association’s Committee on Equipment Statistics.
Germany-based Plamex specializes in water-cooled and biax lines.
Swiss-based Kistler Group, a supplier of measurement technology, has opened its first Canadian location, a new sales centre near Toronto.
First announced in August, the deal includes the purchase of Total’s Chinese polystyrene business including two production sites in Ningbo and Foshan and two related offices in Guangzhou and Shanghai.
The two packaging technology providers are teaming up to help brand owners launch
commercially-successful packages faster via turnkey assistance.
The new line doubles capacity of IPG’s Midland, N.C. facility in the company’s fastest growing segment.
The announcement is part of a 10-year plan for strengthening the auto sector’s competitiveness.
A 30-year employee at Entek, Campbell has worked in a variety of positions for the company, including accounting, purchasing, sales, and customer support.
Industry veteran Barker will manage the operations of Beckhoff’s American subsidiary.
The approval is conditional on the divestment of Bemis’ medical packaging business in Europe to address the E.C.’s concerns over competition.