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  • IoT standardization step toward successful future

    Issue: February 2018

    There is a lot of work going on behind the scenes to create standards for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0, which we cover in this month's [more]

  • Q&A: A passion for robots

    Issue: February 2018

    TM Robotics Founder and CEO Nigel Smith is passionate about robots. Not only does he see robot technology as increasing the productivity and efficiency [more]

  • Universities respond to engineering demand

    Issue: January 2018

    Universities with plastics engineering programs are renovating facilities, adding classes and hiring faculty to keep up with demand. For example: The program [more]

  • Q&A: Accomplishing the mission

    Issue: January 2018

    As the second-generation CEO of Plastic Molding Technology (PMT), Charles A. Sholtis is leading the company into its 45th anniversary this year. Under [more]

  • Q&A: Success through balance

    Issue: December 2017

    For Bob Janeczko, who started out in metals but bought a plastics business in 2003 with his son, success is all about values and balance. From balancing [more]

  • Demand for machines hinders delivery times

    Issue: December 2017

    Apologies to Bob Dylan, but the delivery times, they are a-changin'. The plastics industry is going strong and machinery makers are running flat-out [more]

  • Q&A: The Paulson point of view

    Issue: November 2017

    "If you are a molecule, what do you feel? You don't know the machine controls, you just feel the temperature, pressure, flow and cooling," [more]