ENGEL PAC Day: The Future is Very Bright

On Tuesday 17th of May, the PlastikMedia team of Jess Clarke and myself, Carl Futcher, were delighted to represent the UK plastics press and join ENGEL for the grand opening of its new Packaging Centre […]

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Plastic Moulding Companies are Eligible for the Government’s £70m Grant Fund to Increase Energy Efficiency

Last month the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) launched the Phase 2: Summer 2022 competition window of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF). This is part of the Government’s strategy for tackling […]

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Webinars for Manufacturing – Frightening but Highly Effective

We’ve all watched webinars, especially since the pandemic arrived. We’ve watched good ones, boring ones, and even some calamitous ones. But one thing for sure – they’re here to stay.

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Why PlastikCity Beats Them All!

Especially in these Covid times, everyone is after your online marketing spend – but what gets you ‘REAL’ results? Directories, SEO, PPC, marketing agencies or PlastikCity? In this blog article, Carl Futcher, Managing Director of […]

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Should I Continue Marketing During COVID-19 Pandemic Uncertainty?

Industry leaders understand the rationale behind investing in marketing media during a recession. We also, however, know marketing budgets can be the easiest taps to turn off. The natural reaction to a crisis is to […]

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Counterplas Acquires Showpla to Share a Vision of Success

On the 21st of August, Counterplas Ltd concluded a deal to purchase the trade and assets of Showpla Plastics Ltd.

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Cost Over Price – Why Quality Machinery Can Prove Less Expensive

We often think that it is better to buy cheaper equipment, making comments such as ‘the job is simple to run’, or ‘it doesn’t require all the bells & whistles’ to justify our decision.  In […]

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Peter Jackson – A True Legend

It’s an honour to write this tribute to Peter Jackson, a legend in the eyes of so many in the plastics industry, who recently passed away.

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X-design Toggle System on Negri Bossi NOVA

The new Negri Bossi NOVA range of machines incorporate an innovative design of toggle system that brings compactness down to levels only previously seen on two platen machines.

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NEGRI BOSSI Launches NOVA at PLAST 2018

At PLAST 2018, one of the world’s most important plastic processing events, NEGRI BOSSI will officially launch a new platform NOVA range of machines, in HALL 24, stand C121-D122.

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