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  • Hall of Famer is forward-thinker

    Issue: July 2018

    As one of the youngest inductees into the Plastics Hall of Fame at age 60, Karlheinz Bourdon already has carved out an impressive career in the plastics [more]

  • Every aisle at NPE brings surprises

    Issue: June 2018

      One of the fun aspects of attending NPE is encountering the unexpected, things that are cool, or things that are ingenious in their simplicity. [more]

  • Leading the industry into its future

    Issue: June 2018

    John Dulchinos has been called a visionary. The VP of digital manufacturing for Jabil Inc. has more than 30 years of experience in developing digital solutions for manufacturing. [more]

  • Time for processors to leap into Industry 4.0

    Issue: May 2018

    Industry 4.0 will be getting a lot of attention at NPE2018. You've heard the words and phrases related to the trend: Internet of Things (IoT); Industrial [more]

  • The kid from Chicago

    Issue: May 2018

    When Dana Hanson founded Processing Technologies International (PTi) with John Roberts in 1988, he was only 28 years old — inspiring competitors [more]

  • Not headed to NPE? You might want to reconsider

    Issue: April 2018

    Are you going to NPE? If you are, a great professional experience awaits you in Orlando next month. If you are not, there is still time to reconsider. [more]

  • Farming sets path for success

    Issue: March 2018

    From a potato farm in Connecticut, Robert Ackley rose to president of global plastic and rubber extrusion equipment company Davis Standard. [more]