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Hamilton Plastics

Auto parts supplier Windsor Mold investing $5.9 million to expand Tennessee facility

The company will add 37,500 square feet of space for warehousing and manufacturing and create 40 jobs over the next five years.

StackTeck enhances mold-qualification capabilities during the pandemic

The Brampton, Ont.-based moldmaker now offers a virtual mold-testing capability package for customers limiting travel due to COVID-19.

SK Capital agrees to acquire packaging blow molder Ipackchem

The New York City-based private equity firm has entered into exclusive negotiations to buy France-based Ipackchem from French private investment firm Sagard Holdings.

PMI now distributing Lube USA lubrication systems in Canada

Lube USA oil and grease lubrication systems are designed for the injection molding, machine tool, packaging, metal stamping, food processing, wood working, and automotive industries. » Read more

Manufacturing sales edged up 0.3% in October, StatCan says

Manufacturing sales grew to $54.1 billion led by the paper, petroleum, and coal industries, and with 2.2% growth for plastic and rubber product manufacturers. » Read more

Universal Robots president to step down

Jürgen von Hollen is leaving the company at the end of the year, to be temporarily replaced on Jan. 1 by Gregory Smith. » Read more
Special Reports 
Special Report

Making bioplastics from sewage sludge and wastewater

Researchers at Texas A&M University have discovered a salt-tolerant bacteria with an appetite for sludge that can make biodegradable plastics. » Read More
Special Report

Recovery of Canada’s plastics, chemical industries will be based on investment attraction, CIAC head says

CIAC president and CEO Bob Masterson also outlined the chemistry and plastics industries’ role in Canada’s economic recovery in a presentation to the federal government’s Standing Finance Committee. » Read More

NAHB International Builders Show 2021*

Tuesday, February 09, 2021 - Thursday, February 11, 2021
*Virtual event
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SPE International Polyolefins Conference 2021*

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Society of Plastics Engineers
*Virtual event
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Plastimagen Light 2021*

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 - Thursday, March 11, 2021
Tarsus Mexico, Mexico City
*New dates, hybrid exhibition
» Learn more