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Summit Protech Introduces Cutting-Edge Range of Automation Robots

Summit Protech, a dynamic collaboration between Summit Systems and Protech Automation, proudly unveils its newest offering in a joint venture for the UK plastics industry: a comprehensive range of Automation Robots designed to elevate efficiency, [...]

KraussMaffei UK’s Michael Rudd Promoted to After Sales Director

KraussMaffei UK is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Rudd to the position of After Sales Director. This promotion recognises Michael’s exceptional contributions to the company over the past four years and his unwavering [...]

Plastics Industry Award Categories Refreshed for 2024

Seven new categories have been added to the Plastics Industry Awards 2024, which are now open to enter. Companies and individuals from across the UK and Republic of Ireland plastics industry are invited to enter [...]

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Wittmann Flexible Automation on Minimal Floor Space

With FlexCell automation cells, WITTMANN offers more cost-efficiency in injection moulding. They are designed to be extremely compact, based on a standardised concept and yet very flexible. In its FlexCell ...

ENGEL Hosting Digital Days in June 2024

Digitalisation has been an integral part of the ENGEL portfolio strategy for many years. A wide selection of digital products inside the machine and on a flexible online production portal ...

Visit Prea & The PCN at Plastics Live 2024

Prea is a leading global consultancy established over 25 years ago and specialises in the polymer industry. They provide expertise in chemical engineering, manufacturing and other sectors. Pravin S Mistry, ...

Intouch Monitoring Showcase New App Enhancements at Plastics Live 2024

Intouch Monitoring, a leading provider of production monitoring software, is thrilled to be showcasing the enhanced app at the forthcoming Plastics Live show on the 12th and 13th June at ...

Fisher Plastics’ Showcasing Moulding Services at Plastics Live 2024

Fisher Plastics, one of the UK’s leading plastic injection moulding manufacturers, is excited to announce its participation in Plastics Live 2024, taking place on 12th and 13th June at the ...

Successful move: KraussMaffei Automation Relocates to KraussMaffei Headquarters

KraussMaffei Automation (KMA) has a new address: After 38 years at the Schwaig site (Germany), more than 150 KraussMaffei Automation employees left their previous location in the first quarter of ...

Join PlastikMedia on Day Two of Plastics Live for “Marketing for Manufacturers: A PlastikMedia Guide”

PlastikMedia is delighted to invite Plastics Live attendees to an exclusive session titled “Marketing for Manufacturers: A PlastikMedia Guide,” where MD Jess Clarke and Sales Director Will Clarke will delve ...

Jenco Leads with Innovative Diamond Vacuum Loaders

With their shiny new range, it's crystal clear that Jenco is the natural choice to satisfy your materials handling needs. If you missed the new Jenco Diamond range of loading ...

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Jenco Leads with Innovative Diamond Vacuum Loaders

With their shiny new range, it's crystal clear that Jenco is the natural choice to satisfy your materials handling needs ...

Additive Manufacturing

 

Central Scanning Leading The Way with HandsOnMetrology

Central Scanning is a 3D scanning specialist, offering premium Artec and ZEISS scanners tailored for diverse industries, particularly the automotive ...

Materials & Additives

 

Nuük Cooler Made with JSP ARPRO Material

Nuük is a smart cooler designed to transport products or samples that are part of a highly regulated sector with ...

Plastic Recycling

 

RECOUP Awards Entry Deadline Only 1 Month Away

With only one month left to enter the prestigious RECOUP Awards 2024, RECOUP, the leading independent authority and trusted voice ...

Machinery

 

Wittmann Flexible Automation on Minimal Floor Space

With FlexCell automation cells, WITTMANN offers more cost-efficiency in injection moulding. They are designed to be extremely compact, based on ...

Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

PTA UK to Bring Frigosystem SRL Cooling Systems to Plastics Live 2024

PTA UK Ltd partnered with Frigosystem SRL earlier this year to provide a wide range of energy efficient, cooling equipment ...

Robots & Automation

 

Summit Protech Introduces Cutting-Edge Range of Automation Robots

Summit Protech, a dynamic collaboration between Summit Systems and Protech Automation, proudly unveils its newest offering in a joint venture ...

Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

Gunther UK Enhances Moulding with KNARR

While collapsible cores are not a recent innovation, their significance in the moulding industry continues to grow, offering unparalleled ease ...

Digitalisation & Industry 4.0

 

Intouch Monitoring Showcase New App Enhancements at Plastics Live 2024

Intouch Monitoring, a leading provider of production monitoring software, is thrilled to be showcasing the enhanced app at the forthcoming ...

Auxiliary Equipment

 

100 Years of HASCO – Customer Event in Lüdenscheid, Germany

Upon entering the historic Schützenhalle in Lüdenscheid, Germany, guests were met with HASCO's history. In the tunnel-like entrance, the leading ...

Service Providers

 

Visit Prea & The PCN at Plastics Live 2024

Prea is a leading global consultancy established over 25 years ago and specialises in the polymer industry. They provide expertise ...

Industry Updates & Events

 

Join PlastikMedia on Day Two of Plastics Live for “Marketing for Manufacturers: A PlastikMedia Guide”

PlastikMedia is delighted to invite Plastics Live attendees to an exclusive session titled “Marketing for Manufacturers: A PlastikMedia Guide,” where ...

PlastikMedia HotSeat

 

HotSeat | Roger Ewers, Sales Director, PCM Automation

PC Moulding & Automation was formed in 2009, and then Roger Ewers joined in 2011 as the Sales Director to ...

PlastikCity on Tour

 

Pictured left to right – Will Clarke, Peter Crossley, Roger Ewers

PlastikCity on Tour – PC Moulding & Automation

For our final visit of 2023, we were up in Wakefield to visit PC Moulding & Automation. We met directors ...