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Jomar’s Bill Petrino passes away at 65

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 | Permalink

Bill Petrino, president of blowmolding machinery supplier Jomar Corp., passed away on April 20 while awaiting a bone marrow donor match. Petrino took over as president of Jomar in 1983 and over the next 30 years, helped grow the manufacturer of injection blowmolding machinery (IBM) into a global supplier, adding an office in the U.K. and sales representatives in more than 40 countries to support the more than 1000 Jomar machines installed around the world. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – April 2013 Keywords:  Bill Petrino Jomar Corp. blowmolding injection blowmolding IBM read more

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2013 auto production: 4% growth forecast; 82 million-plus units

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 | Permalink

Global assembly of light vehicles is forecast to reach 82.1 million units this year, representing 4 percent year-on-year growth. The fortunes of the global industry are split, however, along geographical lines according to the consulting company making the forecast. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Nissei sets up second overseas production base in Thailand

Monday, April 8th, 2013 | Permalink

Japanese machine builder Nissei Plastic Industrial (Nagano) has completed construction of a plant in Thailand for manufacturing injection presses. Full-scale operation is slated to commence in May, with output targeted at Thailand, elsewhere in Southeast Asia, and West Asia, as well as utilizing FTA (Free Trade Agreement) and EPA (Economic Partnership Agreement) to strategize global sales. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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French moldmaker Plastisud buys Integrity Mold

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 | Permalink

In an effort to better service its global customers in North America, Plastisud, a French mold manufacturer of large-cavitation molds for the thin-wall packaging and beverage closures markets, announced the acquisition of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky-based Integrity Mold & Die . According to Plastisud ‘s (Castelnaudary), this acquisition is the beginning of a “worldwide deployment in order to better satisfy customers’ expectations.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  Integrity Mold & Die Plastisud read more

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Phillips-Medisize nears China deal, expands in Finland

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 | Permalink

Phillips-Medisize forecast 8-15% global market growth for medical contract manufacturing and announced a major expansion at its Kontiolahti, Finland manufacturing site at a press conference held today at MD&M West in Anaheim, CA. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  Phillips-Medisize medical contract manufacturing read more

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