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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.

AMBA Releases Annual Wage and Benefits Report

December 20, 2018 On December 20, 2018, the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), Indianapolis, IN, announced the release of its annual AMBA Wage and Benefits Report.

AMBA and MAPP Partner with Plastec West

January 28, 2019 The American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) and the Manufacturers Association for Plastics Processors (MAPP) in partnership with PLASTEC West/MD&M West, is excited to host a joint Happy Hour reception on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm, where mold builders and plastics processors will have an opportunity to mingle business with beer.

AMBA Releases Managing the Sales Pipeline Report

February 1, 2019 In early February 2019, the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), announced the release of its first report of the year, Managing the Sales Pipeline.

AMBA Launches Network for Young Professionals

January 31, 2019 Today, the American Mold Builders Association announced the official launch of its Emerging Leaders Network, a gropu that will bring together innovative, creative and dedicated young professionals from across all AMBA member companies.

AMBA 2019 State of the Mold Industry Report

February 18, 2019 The American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), Indianapolis, IN, recently released its annual AMBA Business Forecast Report.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Noteworthy News: Community Updates
Take a moment to sit back and reflect on some of the industry happenings from the past few weeks from American Mold Builders Association, Tsugami/Rem Sales and the Reshoring Initiative team.

AMBA Tooling Trailblazer 2019 Award winner

Association Update: News and Reviews from Industry Organizations, December 2019
News and reviews from the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) and Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM), and The Mold Technologies Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE).

AMBA Chicago Announces 2019 Mold Your Career Award Winner
Three outstanding apprentices were nominated for the 2019 Mold Your Career Award, presented by the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA), Chicago Chapter.

Noteworthy News: Working Together
Businesses like Emuge Corp., MC Machinery Systems, Inc., DMG MORI and more have made partnerships in order to benefit the moldmaking community.

Moldmaking Community Keeps iWarriors Going Strong
Since 2011 iWarriors has provided fully-loaded tablets to more than 900 combat wounded service members for their rehab and recovery, and although founders Kim and Tim Bartz are retiring, the program will continue on under STAR Charities.

AMBA Files Formal Comments for Tariff Reinstatement
The American Mold Builders Association filed formal comments with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative requesting it not extend the exclusion granted to importers from paying a 25% tariff on plastic injection molds from China for another year.

Noteworthy News: Deals & Steals!
Already missing the thrill of all those great Black Friday bargains? Lucky for you, it’s still the season for a good deal, even within the mold manufacturing industry.

AMBA Offers Upcoming Benefits for Members
The American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) announces several upcoming events, learning opportunities and benefits for its members.

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STEM Camp Girls Get an Early Education About Moldmaking
Junior-high-school age girls get an overview on moldmaking from women and men who are in it.

AMBA Hires Lobbying Firm, Urges Trump Administration to Reinstate Chinese Mold Tariffs
The American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) is pleased to announce it has engaged a Washington, D.C.-based lobbying firm to speak for the industry in the nation’s capital and help policymakers make informed decisions about imposing tariffs on imported plastic injection molds from China.

men working on a mold

Cross-Functional Team Key to Customer Service, Complexity and China Partnership
Michiana Global Mold uses a cross-functional team of journeymen moldmakers and engineers to improve customer communication, service, and quality.

Podcast with American Mold Builders Association

PODCAST: AMBA Chicago Shares Its Strategies for Success in Workforce Development
Members of the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) Chicago Chapter discuss the chapter’s workforce development strategies and more.

Podcast with American Mold Builders Association Chicago Chapter

PODCAST: AMBA Chicago Talks Workforce Development Challenges and Strategies
Members of the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) Chicago Chapter discuss the chapter’s workforce development strategies and more.

AMBA Plant Tour at Amerimold 2019 - Craftsman

Association Update, September 2019: News and Reviews from Industry Organizations
News and reviews from the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) and Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM), and The Mold Technologies Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE).

Del-Tool Co. Inc. logo

Seasoned Moldmakers and Advanced Technologies Give Del-Tool A Cutting-Edge Advantage
For Del-Tool Co. Inc., a seasoned crew using automation, five-axis CNC and shop management software is the edge needed for continued success.

Noteworthy News: Winning Streak
Everyone loves a success story, so take a moment to appreciate and applaud a few from the moldmaking community with the following news releases.

DME President Peter R. Smith holding new Cooled Gate Bushing

DME Reconnects with North American Moldmaking Industry
MMT sat down with DME Company President Peter R. Smith to learn how the company has refocused its goals and objectives for serving the moldmaking industry.

Inspection of mold component using FaroArm technology at Delta Mold

A 'Quality Without Compromise' Mindset and A Diverse Customer Base Gives Delta Mold More Peaks Than Valleys in Business
Quality-driven processes and focus on diversity in the markets served are key to Delta Mold’s continued success.

AMBA Chicago Unique Vehicle Show, BBQ and Dinner Meeting 2019

FUN FRIDAY: Classic Cars, Cuisine and Camaraderie, Chicago AMBA Style!
Highlights from the latest dinner meeting of the Chicago Chapter of the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA).

MMT Editorial Team with The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast

Live Show Floor Recap from Amerimold 2019
In the midst of exhibitors breaking down at the close of Amerimold 2019, the MoldMaking Technology editorial team set up shop at the MMT booth to do a live Manufacturing Alliance Podcast, sharing some immediate insight and feedback on this annual event.

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