POST-PROCESSING

Post-Processing

Newcomer in Hot-Stamping Machines

Automator America has introduced a new line of hot-stamping presses in the U.S.

Automation

Molder Expands Plant, But That’s Just the Beginning

Wescon cuts ribbon on a new addition and adds presses as part of a strategic plan to double its business.
#planttour #bestpractices

Post-Processing

Plasmatreat Completes 20th Year in Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Tech

  Plasmatreat just had its 20th birthday, celebrated at a party with over 300 guests at the company’s new headquarters’ site in Steinhagen, Germany.

Medical

Save the Date: Molding 2016, March 29-31

Industry’s preeminent technical conference on injection molding will have broader appeal next year.
#monitoring

Post-Processing

Free Webinar on Plasma LSR Adhesion for Medical Devices

Plasmatreat's webinar addresses new LSR adhesion challenges for medical devices.

Post-Processing

Photochromic Ink for Flex Packaging Helps Brand

Printpack's process allows for photochromic ink to be hidden and remain invisible until exposed to sunlight.
#polyolefins

Automotive

"Game-Changing" Adhesive Nominated for Prestigious R&D Award

Dow Corning's unique silicone adhesive significantly expands design options for automotive electronics.
#Elastomers

Drying

Auxiliaries AT NPE: New Controls Link Auxiliaries

Industry 4.0—the internet of things—is bringing a new level of connectivity to auxiliary equipment. Here’s a rundown of developments there, along with other news in auxiliaries from the show.
#industry4-0

Mold Simulation

On-Site: A Big Molder’s Technical Engineering Plus a Small Company’s Customer Service

That’s the formula for rapid growth at a new/old firm serving medical, military, and aviation markets.
#planttour #bestpractices

Injection Molding

Permanent Decoration for Polyolefin Injection Molded Parts

Low surface energy of nonpolar plastics like PE and PP has made them a challenge to decorate, but a new technology seeks to change that.