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DAK Americas CEO talks Cape Fear site closure

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 | Permalink

Jorge Young, DAK Americas president & CEO, told PlasticsToday there are many factors that contributed to shutting down its Cape Fear site, near Wilmington, NC. “Aging technologies and infrastructure; DAK’s ability to leverage more efficient assets in its multi-site network without affecting the ability to continue to supply our valued customers,” were two reasons given by Young. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics PET DAK Americas read more

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Westlake Plastics retires debt, launches turnaround

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 | Permalink

After hitting a trough two years ago, Westlake Plastics (Lenni, PA) is reinvesting in its processing equipment and expanding product capabilities under new ownership, CEO Randy Altland said in an interview at MD&M East in Philadelphia. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Westlake Plastics MD&M East read more

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Chinaplas: Gloucester CEO says packaging market growing in Asia-Pacific

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 | Permalink

Gloucester Engineering Co. (GEC) President and CEO Carl Johnson says Asia-Pacific customers are demanding more sophisticated and larger machines. “They want larger machines with higher outputs,” he told PlasticsToday. “The demand for quality continues to grow.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Chinaplas: Davis-Standard focusing on increasing local presence & capabilities in China

Monday, May 20th, 2013 | Permalink

Guangzhou, China – For Bob Preston, president and CEO of Davis-Standard, it’s a no brainer to have a presence at Chinaplas 2013. “About 30% of our business is in Asia-Pacific, which is why Chinaplas is important to us,” Preston said. “We’re committed to expanding the footprint in this area, not just the manufacturing footprint, but also in expanding the capability in areas of service aftermarket and technical support.” read more

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Liquidmetal Technologies sets cash-raising strategies

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 | Permalink

Liquidmetal Technologies has enough cash to last into 2014 and is currently pursuing three strategies to boost its future cash position, CEO Thomas Steipp said in an interview with PlasticsToday. “Our revenues at this time are relatively modest, but what we are really measuring is the growth of prototypes going out into the market. We raised money in the middle of last year that is being amortized through equity and that runs through August of this year.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  injection molding Apple Swatch Liquidmetal Technologies read more

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