Understanding the New Flow Through Deduction

The qualified business income deduction of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act gives mold shops a 20-percent deduction of qualified business income to all non-corporate taxpayers, but it comes with some qualifications, restrictions, and limitations. 


More Complex Tooling Solutions Yield Significant Cost Savings

Real-life scenarios describing how to make the optimum tooling strategy decisions—including early supplier involvement.
Case Study

Going Beyond the Basic “Blue Box”

The old blue box temperature controller is simply no longer an acceptable option for many molding operations.
Moldmaking Technology April 2019

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
April Issue

Moldmaking Technology April 2019

This month in MMT

Business Strategies

Systems and Structure Empowers Employees and Reduces Challenges and Leadtimes

A team will achieve company objectives and improve customer service with a common understanding of processes.


Advanced EDM Features Increase Efficiency and Change Perceptions

Unique features that drive optimum speed and accuracy in the EDM process helped change Viking Tool’s views on, and use of, EDM technologies.

MMT Is Always Looking for our Next Leadtime Leader Award Winner

It’s about what you do with what you have.

Finding, Training & Retaining Employees

In this multi-part series of articles, contributor Ryan Pohl, a journeyman CNC machinist who also holds a master's degree in industrial training and development, addresses the skilled-labor shortage and its potential to dramatically hinder the future sustainability and growth of the moldmaking industry.