German injection moulding machinery maker Arburg GmbH has named Guido Frohnhaus as its managing director technology & engineering, effective 1 Jan.
International Automotive Components Group SA is permanently closing its manufacturing facility in Dayton, Tennessee, effective 28 Feb.
Pharma and medical packaging specialist Nolato AB is consolidating the operations of its UK-based subsidiary Nolato Jaycare, and to that end has announced plans to close down its manufacturing plant in Portsmouth, southern England.
Covestro has partnered with the research and development centre of Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd to develop a lightweight composite seat back for the Chinese car manufacturer's latest electric concept car, the ENO.146.
New car registrations hit six-year low at 2.3 million units, according to SMMT
Plastic Omnium expects "no rebound" in the global automotive market in the next three years, and the company will need to manage its cost structure to ensure profitable operations.
UK plastics recycler Vanden Recycling has expanded its presence in the Middle East and eastern European regions, with the opening of an office in Istanbul, Turkey.
The introduction of loose products is part of a drive to reduce packaging across the business
NPE is reported to have a 34% share of the UK HDPE milk bottle market
The selection follows work with the manufacturer's UK-based subsidiary
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