Pentagon Plastics

Simon Hooley

Guest post: Evolution of reshoring in the plastics industry heading into 2017

Pentagon Plastics Managing Director Paul Edwards has shared his insights on reshoring in the plastics industry in the wake of the UK's decision to begin its divorce from the European Union. more

28 Dec 2016 10:00 guest blogs 1 Comments

Will President Trump change his stance on China?

Post-election the world is looking closely at Trump. But with such a protectionist agenda for industry versus China - as named in his policies - does the new POTUS need to reassess his view on Asia's superpower? more

9 Nov 2016 12:39 editor's blog

Cemtrex has announced that it has acquired all the assets of Target after signing an agreement. more

31 May 2016 14:42 industry

Russia's reliance on German plastics and rubber machinery has decreased, however the vast Eurasia nation remains a key export market for machinery manufacturers around the world, reports the VDMA. more

2 Dec 2015 16:04 industry

At a time when stability is returning to European manufacturing and attitudes towards the Asian market are changing TSM Controls knows just what its next moves are going to be. more

30 Sep 2015 12:30 machinery

British manufacturing is ready for a productivity and output jump, with exports and efficiency driving this anticipated leap, according to a new study from Oxford Economics. more

29 Jun 2015 16:00 industry


(Photo: Azelis, PR046)

Azelis is happy to reveal that is has been chosen by leading manufacturer of performance silica Evonik Industries AG as distributor for the Aerosil and Sipernat range of products in the Nordic region. more

7 May 2015 09:00 industry

Plastic packaging cannot maintain its 'high wire' balancing act, according to a coalition of four organisations, who have called for the industry to invest more in European facilities to protect the supply chain. more

22 Apr 2015 15:31 industry

Guest Blog: Why some plastics have to go for export

Chris Collier, Commercial Director of CK Group, Europe’s leading provider of recycled plastic regrind discusses why some recycled plastic materials are exported. more

3 Mar 2015 17:01 guest blogs 1 Comments

BayerMaterialScience has heralded the next generation for PU-coated fabrics, promising a more flexible, safe and environmentally-friendly solution for producing materials. more

16 Jul 2014 11:51 materials

The export-driven Italian plastics industry could be boosted by encouraging Q1 figures from equipment manufacturers. more

15 Jul 2014 17:01 industry

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