For this MMT Chat, my guest is Mark Gauvain, one of MMT’s newer Editorial Advisory Board members who has plenty to share as he recently made the move from working for some big manufacturers to working for himself as a consultant to moldmakers and molders on procurement and technology investment strategies.
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As 2020 earnings expectations diverge within within the consumer products sector, industry outlooks are likewise diverging.
Consumer products goods companies should expect to do well in 2018.
Did you know that Mexico is the world’s second largest importer of molds and tools?
A mold-building perspective on Mexico’s manufacturing opportunities, trends and challenges.
Plastics is still king, and the latest U.S. Size and Impact Report from the Plastics Industry Association has the numbers to prove it.
Not too long ago I blogged about how moldmakers are often approached by entrepreneurial types with no manufacturing background about building molds for new product “inventions”. I also touched on the fact that many moldmakers themselves invent things, and I requested personal stories from readers. This is about a great product that didn’t do so great.
Use this data and analysis to help develop a strategic vision for what foreign markets you should explore to grow your sales beyond the U.S.
Mold monitoring, done right, can protect mold builders while strengthening customer relationships.
Equipping yourself with the right tools for the job requires time, practice, ownership and maintenance.