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Custom extruder Pexco buys Spectrum Plastics Group

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 | Permalink

Pexco LLC, a specialty extruder based in Atlanta, is entering the injection molding business with the acquisition of the Minnesota-based operation of Spectrum Plastics, Inc.   Spectrum Minnesota (Spectrum) is a precision injection molder of advanced thermoplastics selling primarily into the medical and surgical, defense, and aerospace fields.   The move formally represents a first step for Pexco outside its traditional profile extrusion processing technology. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Pexco injection molding read more

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Flextronics acquires Swiss medical molder

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 | Permalink

Flextronics has acquired Switzerland based injection molder RIWISA AG (Hagglingen), with plans to roll the formerly family owned manufacturer into its growing medical operation. Founded in 1946, RIWISA runs 94 injection molding machines ranging in clamp force from 300-4200 kN (30-42 tons), with shot weights from 0.2-1000g (0.007-35 oz). It employs approximately 300. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – August 2013 Keywords:  Flextronics Medical RIWISA AG medical injection molding read more

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Updated: Intertech acquires Image Molding, readies for visit from U.S. Commerce Secretary

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 | Permalink

2013 is turning out to be a banner year for custom injection molder Intertech Plastics Inc. In April, Intertech announced the expansion of its capabilities and capacity at its Denver, CO, facility. On July 17, the company announced the acquisition of Image Molding, a Denver-based injection molding and contract manufacturing service provider to the medical devices industry. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – July 2013 Keywords:  Intertech Plastics U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Image Molding medical injection molding reshoring read more

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Training grant gives molder edge for expansion

Friday, February 15th, 2013 | Permalink

Currier Plastics, a custom injection molder in Auburn, NY specializing in innovative solutions for the packaging, medical, electronics and instrumentation markets, is expanding its facility. To help fund the 55,000-sq-ft expansion, Currier applied for assistance through the Excelsior Jobs Program and Economic Transformation Fund. Currier sought additional funding through NYSDOL’s Existing Employee Training program in order to upgrade the skills of incumbent workers and to create a culture of lean manufacturing throughout the entire organization.     Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  Currier Plastics employee training read more

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