Jim Callari

Jim Callari Editorial Director

Multi-Screw

K 2019 Preview: Green's the Theme in Extrusion & Compounding

By: Jim Callari

Themes of sustainability and the Circular Economy will be visible at the booths of many suppliers of extrusion and compounding equipment—film, in particular.
#kshow #dies #sustainability

Compounding

The Extrusion 2019 Conference: Presenting Solutions in Compounding

By: Jim Callari

Take a look at what you will learn in the compounding sessions of the industry leading technical conference devoted to extrusion.

Pipe, Profile, Tubing

Fast, Precise Machine Helps Tubing Processor Make the Cut

By: Jim Callari

Instead of turning down a job or farming out cutting to another company because of downstream bottlenecks, Eagle Elastomer can now handle all extrusion process functions in-house. 
#closeupontechnology #technologyinaction

Extrusion

The Extrusion 2019 Conference: Come to Learn About Blown, Cast Film

By: Jim Callari

Learn more about what you will learn about flexible film by attending this year’s Extrusion 2019 Conference. 

Injection Molding

Automate ... or Else

By: Jim Callari

If your molding process isn’t automated, it’s likely not as efficient as it can be. 
#editorial

Sheet

Giving the ‘Royal’ Treatment in PET Packaging

By: Jim Callari

In the U.S. for just seven years, Royal Interpack is emerging as a growing, innovative, customer-centric supplier of food packaging.
#planttour #dies

Get 'Actionable' Data on Manufacturing to Help You Make Better Decisions

By: Jim Callari

Data is being generated every day to help users in their decision-making. Now you can tab into a source of data and intelligence that lives and breathes manufacturing.
#economics #editorial

NEWS

Machine Builder Slashes Cost, Time with 'Purging Packet'

By: Jim Callari

Coperion find iD Additives purging compound expedites changeovers and saves material.

NEWS

Machine Builders Join Forces On Novel ‘Direct-to-Sheet’ Technology

By: Jim Callari

PTi, Farrel Pomini team on sustainable technology platform that combines compounding and sheet extrusion at extremely high filler loadings.
#closeupontechnology

Construction

Profile Processor Looks Beyond Windows and Doors

By: Jim Callari

Intek Plastics intends to maintain a leadership position in its core fenestration business. At the same time, it’s on a mission to leverage its expertise in materials know-how, engineering, technology and customer collaboration to become a force in other profile extrusion markets as well.
#planttour #bestpractices #technologyinaction

Injection Molding

Think Your Molding Operation Is Productive? Find Out How You Stack Up Against Others

By: Jim Callari

Participate in Plastics Technology’s ”Top Shops” benchmarking survey and gain access to a free customized report measuring your key metrics against the cream of the crop.  
#bestpractices #topshops #editorial

Materials

Get Materials Processing & Property Data On-Line or Via App

By: Jim Callari

Plastics Technology, Mobile Specs team up to provide molders with processing data.
#editorial #Elastomers