New Extrusion Equipment Supplier Combines U.S. Management with Chinese Production
Starting up in 2011, Uway Extrusion has begun its commercial push this year, with plans to exhibit at NPE2015 next March. More (+)
PT Article Will NPE2015 Challenge NPE2000 In Size?
With a little over five months until the show opens, NPE2015 is inching closer to matching the year 2000 edition—the largest ever NPE in terms of exhibit space. More (+)


Swiss Thermoforming Machine Maker Sets Up U.S. Operations to Tap North American Market

A Swiss maker of complete thermoforming lines is taking another crack at the North American market, setting up sales, service and R&D in Wisconsin, with plans to exhibit at Pack Expo and NPE2015.

What Are the Most Important Issues Facing Processors?

Find out what the top issues facing processors are (hint: quality, energy use and the skills gap are involved), plus see reader suggestions on how to improve NPE.

Do You Have Your NPE2015 Hotel Booked Yet?

As of this writing, you have 265 days until NPE2015 gets underway on March 23 in Orlando. Whether or not you think that’s still a lot of time, you might as well check one item off your NPE to-do list: lodging.

K vs. Chinaplas vs. NPE

By various metrics, all three shows are growing, but which one is the biggest?

Hyundai targets North American market with Korean made injection molding machines

Korean car makers setting up shop in the United States are increasingly bringing their suppliers along. In a recent twist, however, now their suppliers’ suppliers are coming stateside as well, with the latest—Hyundai Injection Machinery—sharing its roots with the Korean conglomerate and automaker of the same name.

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NPE (the International Plastics Exposition) is the tri-annual event organized by the Society of the Plastics Industry. NPE2012 was held April 1-5 in Orlando, Fla. In this zone is news about important technological developments and new product launches, divided by process category or equipment type, that suppliers introduced at the show. Also here you can read about the big show themes that served as the underpinning of these product introductions.



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