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K 2016

Have we finally grown out of 'stand dollies'?

In plastics, the 'stand dolly' or 'promo girl' is a familiar concept, but has the time now come to admit that it's an out-dated form of marketing unfit for the modern trade show? Read more

19 Feb 2018 11:30 editor's blog

The plastics industry's largest fair has opened registrations for the show in Düsseldorf 16 - 23 October 2019. Read more

industry

K 2019 may be over two years away, but preparations have already got off on the right footing with a successful meeting of the K Exhibitors' Council in Düsseldorf. Read more

industry

Industry 4.0 and plastic processing in 2017

EPPM reviews the Industry 4.0 trends and implications that we predict will affect plastics processors this year. Read more

1 Feb 2017 09:28 guest blogs

Moretto has commenced 2017 with a launch, welcoming the X-COMB mini-dryer into its family of high-performance mini-dryers for small batches and engineering resins. Read more

machinery

EPPM's most-read stories of 2016: Month-by-month

For many, 2016 has been a little too eventful. From Bowie, to Brexit, from Trump to Toblerone, there have been some big headlines this year that got everybody talking, even if we haven't always been agreeing. Read more

15 Dec 2016 15:55 editor's blog

Kautex

Kautex Maschinenbau

There is no better platform for new plastics technologies than K 2016, which is where Kautex Maschinenbau premiered its new KBB200 and KBB400 blow moulding technology. Read more

machinery

Corona inventors and pioneers of surface treatment Vetaphone enjoyed a lively K 2016 experience in Düsseldorf in October 2016. Read more

industry

The 12 days of plastmas

EPPM presents 'the 12 days of plastmas', reminding us of some of the year's most eye-catching headlines in a format you can sing along to... if you like. Read more

1 Dec 2016 09:00 editor's blog

Coperion chose K 2016 to present the die plate of the new UG 750W underwater pelletiser, which has been designed for producing polyolefins and capable of achieving throughputs of 60 to 70 t/h. Read more

industry

At K 2016 Bühler Group revealed how its two-machine solution the SORTEX E Polyvision and SORTEX A ColorVision can deliver bottle-to-bottle-grade rPET flakes at the highest yield possible. Read more

machinery

ENGEL has reflected on a positive K 2016 by lauding it as a positive climate for investment and the perfect platform for its inject 4.0 smart factory concept. Read more

industry

Bandera

Bandera

ExxonMobil and Bandera collaborated at K 2016 to demonstrate a 5-layer flexible line for food lamination packaging and barrier film. Read more

industry

China's transformation from being the world's most cost-competitive manufacturing marketplace to a real global rival for quality has not gone unnoticed by the VDMA. Read more

industry

ELIX

ELIX Polymers

ABS leading light ELIX Polymers has returned from its first ever K show with a spring in its step. The company reported that the show generated much interest in its portfolio. Read more

industry

Molecor

Molecor

Molecor is celebrating a milestone K 2016, returning to business as usual feeling satisfied and with new projects in the wings. Read more

industry

Collin Lab and Pilot Solutions has returned home to Ebersberg with super-charged enthusiasm after a successful K 2016. Read more

industry

Arburg

Arburg

October's most-read headlines

We're trying to remember what happened in October? Something about a show? In Düsseldorf? We're not sure, so maybe we should review our most-read stories of the month roundup to jog our memories? Read more

28 Oct 2016 11:38 editor's blog

K 2016 is well known for being a thriving business hub and battenfeld-cincinatti has proved this is the case, selling one of its HDPE pipe lines straight off the stand. Read more

industry

PolyOne used the world's biggest platform for plastics technology to showcase the new additions to its portfolio of colourants, additives and polymers. Read more

industry

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