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Year: 2013

Organic Personal Care Market Is Looking Pretty Good!

Organic food was a 23-billion-dollar-plus business in 2012.  That probably doesn’t shock you.  But did you know the global demand for organic personal care products was over 7.6 billion in 2012 and  is expected to reach 13.2 billion by 2018?! According to market research, the global organic personal care products market has experienced steady growth in…

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Plastic Injection Molding… or Moulding?

Do a quick Google search of  “plastic injection molding“.  Then do another for  “plastic injection moulding” and you will come up with two very different results.  “Moulding” is the European/world spelling of molding and thus generates more YouTube video results and links to off-shore plastic injection molding facilities,  primarily in China and Asia. What’s the…

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A Healthy Business: Plastic Injection Molded Medical Supplies

Producing plastic parts for the medical industry is an exacting task.  But it’s a business which gives our company tremendous satisfaction because we know the parts we supply are helping to improve or save lives. While healthcare is  constantly changing, one fact remains constant:  plastic-injection molded medical parts will be an increasingly important aspect of…

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Toshiba All-Electric Injection Molding Machines

Advantech Plastics is proud to offer the high performance line of electric plastic injection molding machines manufactured by Toshiba Inc.  The company’s watch words  — “precise and steady molding”    and  “high productivity”  are reflected in these highly efficient machines which boast leading-edge mold clamping technology. New mold clamping unit (Solid Clamp) This device transforms uniform…

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Caps and Closures in Europe

On the continent that made the cork closure  famous (think wine bottle),  plastic beverage  caps and closures  account for 40% of the European closure industry revenue,  but nearly 60% of the market by number of units.  While carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) are no longer a growing category, the sheer size of this market will result…

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Husky: One of our partners

Founded in 1953, Husky started as a small machine shop in a Toronto garage. The company quickly specialized in mold-making and grew into a leader in producing innovative, high speed injection molding systems for thinwall containers. Today Husky Injection Molding Systems is one of the world’s leading suppliers of injection molding equipment and services to…

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