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Is there—or is there not—a lack of skilled workers?

Sunday, September 4th, 2016 | Permalink

September 04, 2016 Clare Goldsberry Business Recently I wrote a blog on a survey showing that the “skills gap” we hear so much about is a myth; that, in reality, there are plenty of workers out there to fill the demand for skilled labor. Besides, if all the manufacturing is moving beyond the U.S. border to Mexico and offshore to China, there… Automotive and Mobility

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Is there—or is there not—a lack of skilled workers?

The 2016 IMDA Awards Competition has been announced

Friday, January 8th, 2016 | Permalink

The In-Mold Decorating Association has announced its 10th Anniversary IMDA Awards Competition which will open for entries on March 1, 2016, and close on April 30, 2016. The prestigious Competition will recognize the industry’s best in-mold labeled packaging and in-mold decorated durable products. Winners are chosen based on creativity in design, engineering and innovation. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Injection Molding Thermoforming read more

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The 2016 IMDA Awards Competition has been announced

Teknor Apex presents extensive portfolio of medical tubing compounds at MD&M West

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 | Permalink

Bringing its “polymer-neutral” approach to extruders of medical tubing, Teknor Apex (Pawtucket, RI) will present a comprehensive portfolio of medical-grade tubing compounds at MD&M West next month. In addition to its Apex flexible PVC, Flexalloy PVC elastomers and Medalist thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), Tenor Apex will highlight the Apex SCR stress-crack-resistant rigid PVC compounds for tubing connectors at the event. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical Polymers Extrusion read more

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Teknor Apex presents extensive portfolio of medical tubing compounds at MD&M West

Postconsumer recycling: It takes a village

Monday, January 4th, 2016 | Permalink

It’s lightweight, durable and most importantly, it costs hardly anything, which is why plastic plays such an integral part in a variety of packaging solutions. After all, a wide range of plastics are highly adaptable and can be molded, extruded, blown and cast into a variety of shapes, film or foams. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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"Magic" wand that enables remote medical exams showcased at consumer electronics show

Monday, January 4th, 2016 | Permalink

Once touted as the next big thing in healthcare, telemedicine mostly has failed to live up to its potential. Regulatory obstacles are one reason: In many cases, physicians cannot practice in multiple states, for example, and one of the raisons d’être of telemedicine, which encompasses everything from remote consultations via webcams to self-monitoring, is the erasure of spatial and geographic constraints in healthcare. It’s also true that practitioners, a conservative bunch, can be reluctant to embrace a technology that would reduce office visits. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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"Magic" wand that enables remote medical exams showcased at consumer electronics show