Miyachi's micro welder is well suited for small applications in the electronic component and battery pack markets.
Barrier coextruded in-mold label protects pasta sauce in injection molded tub.
New book analyzes recent trends in decoration and surface treatment of thermoplastics.
An increasingly popular packaging format, which lends itself to IML, could help the decoration technology finally take off in North America.
Custom molder took its expertise in in-mold coloring, IML, and IMD to the next level with the launch of a new division, Artistry of Plastics. The operation utilizes a proprietary technique, trade named Fabric Fusion, which merges resins with textiles to create a unique seamless product design.
It’s hard to generalize about auxiliary equipment, but a few trends stood out at K, including: greater energy efficiency, ease of maintenance and cleaning, controls that provide more real-time and historical process information and greater ease of use.