More Plastic Industry Leaders Join PlastikCity

In recent months, fifteen additional companies have become PlastikCity Partners, bringing a range of equipment and services to PlastikCity and its users. Several of these companies are also joining PlastikCity on its Pavilion at the upcoming Interplas show.

All of these new partners stay true to PlastikCity’s principle of only partnering UK & Ireland-based companies with high-quality equipment and services.

These companies include:

Acorn Recyclers is a second-generation family-run plastic and paper recycling company with 50 years of trading. They buy, recover and reprocess waste plastics, and then supply this reprocessed material, including LDPE, HDPE, PP, PA and more. Offering tailored solutions for each client, their team understands that no business is the same. Acorn Recyclers joins PlastikCity in Recycled Material Suppliers, Toll Granulation Services, and Buyers of Plastic Scrap.

Applied Coating Technologies has been a leading specialist in the application of decorative and functional coatings for over 22 years. The company was initially established to provide various industries with high-quality cosmetic and EMI/RFI shielding coatings. The addition of robotic paint plants paved the way for their entry into the automotive industry, which included interior and exterior trim coating. Their facilities now incorporate powerful manual spray facilities, UV-curing paint lines, printing capabilities, and more efficient robotic spray plants. Applied Coating Technologies joins PlastikCity in Plating, Painting & Part Decoration.

DLR Elastomer Engineering was formed in 2021 following the successful acquisition and relocation of Elastomer Engineering Ltd into Dexine Leyland Rubber Technology Ltd (DLRT) at their Leyland Facility. Today, DLR Elastomer is a highly experienced and reliable rubber sheeting, fabrications and moulding company with materials science and manufacturing expertise from many different fields, combining them to produce bespoke rubber products. DLR Elastomer Engineering joins PlastikCity in Rubber Moulding and PU Moulding.

DMS Plastics has been at the forefront of plastic forming technology since the company’s incorporation in 1985. Regarded as one of the leading companies in development and manufacture, DMS produces a wide variety of products and is a supplier of services to a growing number of clients worldwide. DMS Plastics joins PlastikCity in Vacuum Forming.

Fisher Plastics was founded in 1955 by Harold Fisher, who was involved in introducing injection moulding into the UK. From these solid foundations, the business has evolved year after year and is now recognised as one of the UK’s established leading innovators of plastic injection moulding. With a locking force spanning 22 to 800 tonnes across 13 injection moulding machines, Fisher Plastics can offer injection moulding capabilities to suit an extensive range of customer requirements. Fisher Plastics joins PlastikCity in Low Volume Moulding.

Flitetec is a leading manufacturer of vacuum-formed aircraft and transportation thermoplastic components and assemblies. Offering 1 -2 weeks lead times, Flitetec holds extensive stocks of aircraft-grade sheet material and manufactures their tooling in-house. Over the past five years, Flitetec has undergone a massive investment and transformation programme to position itself as an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of new, repaired and overhauled aircraft interior products. Flitetec joins PlastikCity in Vacuum Forming and Plastic Sheet Suppliers.

Great Central Plastics is a responsible UK manufacturer focusing closely on sustainable processing techniques, ensuring that each stage of your order is produced with an eco-friendly ethos whenever possible. Re-processed and recycled materials are also used at every opportunity. Since 1998, Great Central Plastics has been designing and manufacturing high-quality plastic injection moulded products for various industries. Great Central Plastics joins PlastikCity in Injection Moulding and Low Volume.

Global Vac Forming (GVF) is a well-respected manufacturer of bespoke thermoformed plastic packaging. GVF is known for a quick turnaround and stocked materials. Within two weeks, GVF can take your project from design to delivery. Their design and development team utilise the latest SolidWorks system to evaluate your packaging requirements before incurring any expense. This helps control costs whilst reducing development time and ensuring accuracy. GVF joins PlastikCity in Vacuum Forming.

IMMAC Group is an injection moulding machine and robot servicing and repair specialist. They can also provide training on fundamental processes, fault finding and how to read technical drawings. Additionally, IMMAC can help recommend the best machines for your requirements and source and supply parts. IMMAC Group joins PlastikCity in Training Providers and Injection Moulding Machine Engineers.

Measom Freer manufactures and stocks an extensive range of recyclable plastic bottles, caps, measures, scoops and more for immediate delivery. Their products are available in a wide range of materials from recycled PVC to PETG with bottles from 2.5ml to 1 litre. You’ll find exactly what you’re looking for with options for recyclable and recycled materials, different capacities, shapes and caps. Measom Freer joins PlastikCity in Blow Moulding.

Mitre Plastics was established in 1970, initially operating as a toolmaking company. By 1972, Mitre had developed into a full injection moulding operation and has progressively developed since. With a wealth of toolmaking and moulding experience, Mitre Plastics can cater to a wide range of customer sectors. Working 24 hours daily, their facility has 30 injection moulding machines ranging from 25 to 1500 tonne. Mitre Plastics joins PlastikCity in Insert and Overmoulding.

The Plastek Group is one of the foremost companies in injection moulding for the plastic packaging industry. Working across mixed sectors, including personal care, household, food & beverage, and pharmaceuticals, the Plastek Group offers innovative packaging solutions to multinational FMCG businesses. Their site in Mansfield houses 48 moulding machines with capabilities in injection moulding, bi-injection and injection blow moulding ranging from 60 to 650 tonnes. The Plastek Group joins PlastikCity in Caps, Closures & Packaging Moulding.

Plastic Engineering Solutions are masters in the injection moulding arena and are fully experienced in product design and development, whatever stage you’re at. No matter your design requirements, whether you are starting from scratch with a sketch or if you have a part you wish to reverse-engineer to create CAD data from which to generate tooling, you are in the most capable hands with Plastic Engineering Solutions. Plastic Engineering Solutions joins PlastikCity in Product Designers & Developers.

Polybridge Training was established in 1991 and has a worldwide reputation for delivering injection moulding training and technical support. Providing customer-specific training courses, Polybridge courses are designed to fast-track newcomers into injection moulding and mould design with a hands-on approach. The training courses can be delivered on or off-site, targeting resources for maximum cost-effectiveness and impact. Polybridge Training joins PlastikCity in Training Providers.

Rosti is a global plastic injection moulding company and contract manufacturer to some of the world’s leading companies in the packaging, consumer appliances, business machines and medical sectors. Products and components for all kinds of clients are made by Rosti, from blue chip companies to small independent businesses. Rosti’s specialist capabilities include in-mould labelling, in-mould decoration, liquid silicone rubber and more. Rosti joins PlastikCity in Post-Mould Services and Packaging Moulding.

If you’re not already a PlastikCity Partner and want to promote your company to the UK & IE plastics market, email PlastikCity or call them on 01455 209270.

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