2018 European Thermoforming Conference

SPE European Thermoforming Conference 2018

SPE European Thermoforming Conference
March 14-16, 2018
Rome, Italy

Join CMT Materials and our European partner, CMT Europe BV, at the 11th European Thermoforming Conference. This event is the single most important event in the thermoforming calendar and is where Europe’s leading exponents in thermoforming gravitate to network with their peers.

Click here to view complete details.


improve transparency

AMI Thin Wall Packaging North America 2018

AMI Thin Wall Packaging North America Conference
March 20-21, 2018
Westin Chicago North Shore
Chicago, IL

Thin Wall Packaging 2018 will offer a unique networking opportunity for leading food companies, retailers, packaging manufacturers, researchers, and suppliers of the industry to debate the latest developments and market trends in light weight plastics packaging.

Chinaplas 2018

Chinaplas 2018

Chinaplas 2018
Shanghai, China
April 24-27, 2018
Hall 4.1-M08

Join CMT Materials and newest partner, CMT East Asia Co., at the world’s largest plastics exhibition in 2018. HYTAC plug assist materials will be on display in a majority of thermoforming booths as we increase our worldwide presence.

Click here for complete details on the event.


NPE 2018: The Plastics Show

NPE 2018: The Plastics Show

NPE 2018
Orlando, FL 
May 7-11, 2018
Booth W-9121

Join CMT Materials at North America’s largest plastics trade show and technical conference. Located at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, NPE hosts over 60,000 people during a 5 day event that is held every three years. HYTAC plug assist materials will be on display in a majority of thermoforming booths around the show.

Click here for complete details about the event.


26th Annual SPE Thermoforming Conference

26th Annual SPE Thermoforming Conference
September 24-26, 2018
Fort Worth, TX

The SPE Thermoforming Division invites you to attend its 26th Annual Conference created exclusively by and for the Thermoforming Industry.

Network with clients, vendors and industry leaders in one convenient location! Our exhibit hall will provide you with opportunities to meet with equipment, material, tooling and service providers. The SPE Thermoforming Conference® is the most convenient and cost-effective way to learn about the Industry.

More info:


Say Plastics Delivers the Need for Speed with HYTAC LPX

SAY Plastics is a contract manufacturer ISO-certified in design, thermoforming and assembly of plastic products and components based in McSherrystown, PA. The company specializes in partnering with customers to evaluate metal and FRP parts and to re-engineer them using a thermoformed plastics design that delivers big results in terms of cost savings, quality, sustainability, recycling and service.  SAY Plastics turned to CMT to provide an innovative material solution for a new, in-house tool construction. CMT recommended HYTAC® LPX syntactic foam material for the mold.

Thermoformed part

Productive Plastics Improves Quality with HYTAC FLXT

Productive Plastics (Mount Laurel, NJ) is a leading plastics manufacturer specializing in heavy gauge thermoforming contract manufacturing. The company serves a wide variety of end markets including medical, automotive, signage, agricultural and transportation.

clear plastic dome

Crown Plastics Replaces Aluminum Mold with HYTAC WFT

Crown Plastics (Festus, MO) is a leading supplier of plastic lighting enclosures. The company uses acrylic, polycarbonate and polyethylene to manufacture lighting components that are shipped all over the world.