Big Kaiser Promotes Jack Burley to President/COO


Jack takes the reins from Chris Kaiser, Big Kaiser President and CEO of 30 years, who will now take on the role of executive advisor. The promotion is effective January 1, 2021. 

New Spin-Off Company Brings Molding, Hot Runner and Flow Simulation to Plastics Industry


The spin-off as Root Industrial Sales will enable both firms to thrive while giving clarity as to what each company represents. 

MoldMaking Technology Opens Application Period For 2021 Leadtime Leader Award


The submission period for the 2021 Leadtime Leader Award has officially begun. The prestigious Leadtime Leader Award is given to North American mold builders that excel in their craft.

StackTeck Adds Stack Molds to FastTrackTM Program


The FastTrackTM program is a new approach to fast mold deliveries via automated design, enabling the company to achieve record lead times for round container and lid molds.

Arburg Recruits 2,000th Apprentice


The company’s apprenticeship program, running for more than 70 years, has reached a major milestone with its most recent recruit, engineering technician Michael Gross.

StackTeck Takes New Steps to Support U.S. Customers


StackTeck partners with Louis Young of L.J. Young Consulting LLC to expand U.S. customer support. Louis brings 35 years of injection molding project and production experience. 

Mazak Corporation White Paper Provides Manufacturing Insight


Mazak’s latest white paper, “Striking a Balance Between Machine Performance and Value,” offers information on how to make the most of every dollar spent on manufacturing equipment.

SPE MTD Issues Call for Papers for 2021 ANTEC Conference


The Society of Plastic Engineers’ Mold Technologies Division is now accepting a range of submission topics before November 15, 2020. 

Zeiss Innovation Rocks Digital Program Launches October 20-29


The program, launching Oct. 20-29, 2020, will bring attendees the company’s latest products, news, technologies and application cases through a series of digital shows and webinars. 

CGTech, Makino Renewed Partnership Continues to Provide Manufacturing Solutions


The renewal of the strategic corporate partnership is ensure better serving of the company’s mutual customer bases.