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December 11, 2018
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Plastics Industry Association head Bill Carteaux dies at 59

The longtime president and CEO of the Washington, D.C.-based Plastics Industry Association had been battling leukemia since 2016.

North American plastics machinery shipments up 4 per cent in Q3 2018

The sales figures are compiled by the Plastics Industry Association's Committee on Equipment Statistics.

Explosion at Dominican Republic blow molder kills five, injures at least 66

The blast occurred on Dec. 5 at Polyplas Dominicana, a preform and bottle molder located in the capital of Santo Domingo.

Companies in U.S., Taiwan, and South Africa partner to make blow molding machinery

The partnership involves extrusion blow molding machine maker R&B Plastics Machinery LLC, headquartered in Saline, Mich.; Sika, a custom blow molding machine maker in Taiwan; and Seecor, a technology company based in South Africa.
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Special Reports 
Special Reports

As sales go up, MAGUIRE CANADA doubles down on service

The Vaughan, Ont.-based auxiliary equipment supplier uses its crack service team – and backup service provider M.T. Innovations – to get the job done. » Read More
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ADDITIVE METAL MANUFACTURING wants to make you more competitive

This Concord, Ont.-based engineering and design consulting firm is rewriting the book on mold heat removal. And it might just be the kick in the pants that Canada’s plastics processors need to start kicking butt globally. » Read More

ArabPlast 2019

Jan. 5-8, 2019
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2019 Game Changer Award Gala

Jan. 15, 2019
Location: Toronto
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12th Annual Packaging Conference

Feb. 4-6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas
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