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AMBA Launches New Website

December 5, 2018 Indianapolis, IN – Today, the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) announced the official launch of AMBA.org, a website devoted to the AMBA mission of providing workforce development solutions, networking and benchmarking opportunities and industry promotion for members’ success.

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News and Reviews from Industry Organizations, December 2018
News and reviews from the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), the Mold Technologies Division of The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPEMTD) and Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM).

Guellor Makabu, apprentice at MSI Mold Builders

Blazing Multiple Trails to Successful Recruitment and Training
Several mold manufacturing companies have shared how their workforce development strategies have evolved to meet the needs of today’s industry. Here, MSI Mold Builders describes its apprenticeship program, its collaboration with nearby schools and its approach to generating interest in the industry and then in MSI Mold Builders as a place to foster a career.

Integrated cap mold built by B A Die Mold Inc.

Ingenuity Solves Challenges for B A Die Mold Customers
MMT interviews B A Die Mold Inc. to learn how its innovative problem solving and patented PERC System for molding threaded parts has benefited customers.

Educational Outreach Award Winners
AMBA announces the winners of the Educational Outreach Scholarship Awards.

AMBA Releases Recruiting Report
Participants in this study included 56 mold builders across the United States who provided best practices in recruiting, hiring and retaining employees born after 1987.

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AMBA Chicago Gets the Word Out at Student Summit
Eight schools were granted a $250 travel grant to help offset the cost of attending SmartForce Student Summit.

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Scenes from Amerimold 2018 in Novi, Michigan
From technology demos and tech talks to awards and arcade games, Amerimold had much to offer industry this year.

AMBA Chicago presents big check to GADgET program

Building an Industry Reputation
Inspiring our next generation of mold builders and manufacturers is a passion for the AMBA Chicago Chapter.

CAMM members with Windsor Rotary Club

News and Reviews from Industry Organizations, August 2018
News and reviews from the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), the Mold Technologies Division of The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPEMTD) and Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM).

AMBA Announces 2018 National Scholarship Winners
AMBA announced the distribution of seven scholarships to students interested in mold building and related fields.

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Moldmaking on Full Display at NPE2018
Collaboration is the name of the game, as more than 60 North American mold builders showcased their capabilities in shared demonstrations across the show floor.

AMBA-sponsored plant tour with Quest Industries at Amerimold 2018

Scenes from Amerimold 2018, Part 2—Education!
MMT brings readers yet another look at Amerimold 2018. This time, the focus is on education via our Tech Talks, technology demos and more.

B A Die Mold PERC system

B A Die Mold Celebrates 50 Years in Business in 2018
The company is known for its patented Programmable Electric Rotating Core (PERC) System for unscrewing molds.

AMBA Announces Tools for Schools Grant Recipients in Chicago
AMBA recognizes 12 schools in the Chicago area that received Tools for Schools grants.

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Tradeshow Tuesday: On Display at Amerimold 2018, Part 7
Amerimold 2018 is next week! Is your schedule booked? Are your bags packed? Check out this week’s slideshow to see some of what will be on display at the show.

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Reports Provide Easy Reference and Industry Insights
The American Mold Builders Association released a wage report, a business forecast and a mold builder sourcebook in 2018.

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Connecting Mold Builders and Buyers at Amerimold 2018
Mold buyers and builders experience many of the same challenges for which they are each seeking solutions and that is where Amerimold comes into play.

Amerimold 2018: Working Together
Working together—filling the local skills gap and supporting the supply chain—is a theme running through a couple of Amerimold’s Tech Talk showfloor presentations next month in Novi, Michigan.

AMBA 2018 Wage and Benefits Report cover.

AMBA Releases Annual Wage and Benefits Report
The report represents the largest compensation study focused on the U.S. mold building industry.

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Tax Reform Impact on Research Incentives
Tax reform changes the benefits of the R&D tax credit and the alternative minimum tax.

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