What is the Real Cost of Outsourcing Production Tooling?

With global supply chains breaking down due to the COVID pandemic, coupled with the ‘Brexit effect’, many companies have considered bringing their outsourced tooling manufacture closer to home. 

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Why Now is the Right Time to Reshore Your Plastic Component Supply Chain!

Many UK companies that currently import components into the UK believe that they should be looking at a reshoring programme, and the reasons are numerous.

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Essentra Components Completes Extensive Evaluation of KraussMaffei Equipment and Digital Products

In a recent case study, Essentra Components, a global market leader in plastic injection moulded, vinyl dip moulded and metal components, evaluated a KraussMaffei KM50/180CX injection moulding machine specified with APC Plus.

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IPL’s Tamworth Site Gains Prestigious BRC AA Rating

IPL Tamworth, formerly known as Protech Plastic Containers, has recently achieved a full BRC AA rating for food-grade packaging.

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Is it Time to Consider a Centralised Material Feed System?

If your company is processing significant quantities of plastic material, it could be time to consider a centralised material handling and drying system. In this blog article, PlastikCity examines the benefits of moving to a […]

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Key Appointment Bolsters BOLE UK’s Commitment to After Sales Service

Injection moulding machinery supplier, BOLE UK, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Scott Morris as Head of Technical Support.

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Have the Rules of Business Engagement Changed Forever?

We’ve all heard soundbites about how the COVID crisis has permanently changed the way we do business.  But will this apply to the UK Plastics Sector?

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Maintaining your Supply Chain in our New Isolated Economy | PlastikCity Blog

This week, many plastic sector companies will be beginning the process of ramping up their production.  As businesses ‘turn on the taps’, they will have to find new ways of connecting with their supply chain.

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Why Now is the Right Time to Reshore Your Plastic Moulding Supply Chain

Many UK companies that currently import components into the UK believe that they should be looking at a reshoring programme.  The right incentives are definitely in place, so what exactly is stopping them?

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Coral Products PLC Launch Major Recycling Initiative with the help of Renmar & Rotajet

Coral Products PLC, one of the UK’s fastest growing plastic processing companies, has partnered with Renmar Plastics Machinery and Rotajet Systems as part of their ongoing investment in the circular economy.

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