Engel and JLR drive automotive interior technology debate
More than 200 injection moulders and 50 representatives from co-host Jaguar Land Rover were at Engel's Warwick offices for a two-day event.
Van Engen takes up new DuPont director role
Most recently, Van Engen was Central & Eastern Europe regional sales manager at DuPont Performance Polymers.
Margetts takes on BPF vice-president role
Margetts, the former head of RPC Group's Superfos UK operation, joined closures firm Bericap in March.
Business groups warn of 'softening' economy
UK GDP in the first quarter of 2016 rose 0.4%, unrevised from its initial estimate, while the annual figure was revised down to 2% from 2.1%.
Luxus appoints new business development manager
Jaume Escoriza has joined the Louth-based firm from vacuum excavation company, Vac-Ex.
SPI to become the Plastics Industry Association
The name change will also come with a new logo and revamped website.
Research funding by Commission 'essential' to plastics sector
A Commission official added that the plastics and composites industry should also increase investment.
ISO 9001 certification for Paragon Rapid Technologies
The rapid prototyping firm said achieving the ISO followed the recent introduction of a portable CMM machine, which allowed it to maintain product quality through digital verification.
Sustainable plastics study highlights 'green' savings worth $3.5bn
Cost savings could be achieved via closed loop recycling, plant-based plastics, and biodegradable polymers, with a net benefit to the planet of $3.5bn (£2.4bn) annually.