Holding a tablet close to a 2D drawing of a mould activates an augmented reality app, which makes a 3D image of the mould spring into life.
20 October 2014
A new market report ranks the top 10 players in China’s plastic mould industry, showing strong geographic concentration in the Yangtze River Delta and Pearl River Delta regions.
19 August 2014
The 2014 glittering black-tie event takes place on Friday, 24 October at the London Hilton on Park Lane and will be hosted by comedian Al Murray, aka The Pub Landlord.
7 July 2014
The joint PDM/PRE event in Telford was lauded by both exhibitors and attendees, with some visitors coming from as far afield as Scandinavia, the Middle East and Japan.
26 June 2014
50th anniversary issue, published last week, is now available online in a digital format.
13 June 2014
Distributors, designers, contract moulders and recyclers come out in force at PDM14 and PRE in Telford.
30 May 2014
Stewart Group, a Banbury-based technical moulder, has developed a process that uses soluble plastic cores rather than wax or sand.
14 April 2014
PRW.com is today launching an e-bulletin containing the features that appear in the magazine every fortnight.
31 January 2014
A landmark order from French company Petzl saw Proto Labs, the Shropshire-based manufacturer of CNC machined and injection moulded parts, deliver its ten-thousandth mould to a European customer.
27 January 2014
EuroMold’s organisers will have a special IndiaMold pavilion at Plastivision India 2013, organised by the All India Plastics Manufacturers' Association (AIPMA) in Mumbai from 12 to 16 December.
15 November 2013
Husky Injection Molding Systems has added to its mould-making stable with the purchase of Schöttli Group, a Swiss maker of moulds for medical parts such as syringes, closures and food packaging.
4 November 2013
Germany’s Robert Seuffer has built tools using 3D printers from Stratasys (Hall 2/G-23 and Hall 4/D-27) at a fraction of the cost and time of a conventional steel tool.
17 October 2013
A giant of the steam age is being brought back to life with the help of polystyrene pattern manufacturing.
3 June 2013
Software simulation specialist Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks has acquired fellow software maker Simpoe in a move that will provide more options for planning injection moulds, according to the company.
8 May 2013
Injection mould manufacturer Phoenix Engineering 2009 of Horsham has celebrated its third year in business, as its name suggests.
31 July 2012