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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.
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More Machining Capacity Means Opportunities for More Demanding Work

Having more capable machining equipment unlocks the door to doing more complicated jobs where the margins are higher, and the competition is smaller.
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Mold Cleaner Uses EPA-Exempt VOC Compounds 

Slide Products’ X-EMPT mold cleaner guarantees air quality regulation compliance for plastic processors.
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MMT Chats: Marketing’s Impact on Mold Manufacturing

MoldMaking Technology Editorial Christina Fuges chats with Kelly Kasner, Director of Sales and Marketing for Michiana Global Mold (MGM) about the benefits her marketing and advertising, MGM’s China partnership and the impact of COVID-19 on the moldmaking industry as well as the next-generation skills gap.  
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Enter MoldMaking Technology’s 2021 Leadtime Leader Award Competition

We are accepting entries for our 2021 Leadtime Leader Awards competition, so put your hat in the ring today by clicking here to submit your information to start the process.
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A Best-Practices Quality Strategy for Profitability

Guidelines for quality and business process improvement planning to help achieve true business performance improvement and return on investment.
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South Coast Mold Earns Water Efficiency and Green Certifications

After two months of hard work and remaining open through COVID-19, South Coast Mold has earned two notable awards.  
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Michigan Moldmaker Produces Tools Onshore and Off

Rather than fighting offshore competitors, Liberty Molds has spent the last 15 years producing injection tools in both China and Michigan—and it’s paid off.

FAQs: What Are the Leadtime Leader Awards?

Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about MoldMaking Technology's annual Leadtime Leader Awards competition.

HRSflow is Global Market Leader for Automotive Hot Runner Systems

Since the fourth quarter of 2019, HRSflow has been the number one worldwide in the field of hot runner technology for automotive applications.

VIDEOS

PODCAST: Self Reflection, Supreme Standards, Scuba Diving and Super Powers

These Leadtime Leaders strive for continuous improvement and believe entering this Awards competition helped them do just that. Here what X-Cell Tool & Mold and Maximum Mold Group have to say as they share a little about themselves, the award process and so much more! 

VIDEO: X-Cell Tool and Mold Is MoldMaking Technology's 2019 Leadtime Leader Award Winner

Congratulations! This year the competition for the title was fierce, but X-Cell Tool and Mold of Fairview, Pennsylvania reigned supreme in the end. 

Expectations for Electronics Defy Headlines

From a domestic perspective, the electronics industry seems expected to follow in-line with the overall economy’s growth for 2019, though firms with greater exposure to China may have to be more cautious during the year.

Global Mold Management Program Provides Total Control Over Mold Assets

Coast Systems announces its Global Mold Management offering, which combines powerful maintenance management software with expert mold management advice to help manufacturers gain total control over the integrity, reliability and whereabouts of their physical mold assets.
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Popular Posts: April 2020

These popular blog posts from April 2020 feature a topic that has been on everyone’s mind in the past month: coronavirus and how the moldmaking industry is adapting to this global crisis.
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COVID-19 Is a Rallying Call to the Plastics Industry to Redesign, Refocus and Reshore

Mold manufacturers who have been critiqued for slow lead times, as compared to the overseas competition, are proving to themselves and customers during COVID-19 that North American mold manufacturers and suppliers can unite and do things at an extraordinary speed.
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Waivers to Keep Physical Locations Open During Coronavirus

Mold builders should seek exemption immediately based on the industries you serve.  Reach out to your local representatives and trade associations for assistance. 

Global Shop Solutions Offers Free White Paper on ERP

Global Shop Solutions’ core values are to love, serve, and care for its customers.

ABI Research Names Siemens A Leader in Manufacturing Simulation Software

Industry experts at ABI Research, a global tech market advisory firm, recently named Siemens a leader in manufacturing simulation software.