Field Notes: 2014 European Thermoforming Conference – Part 1

Over 200 delegates from 27 countries attended the 9th annual European Thermoforming Conference in the glorious Bohemian capital city that is Prague. The theme of the event was billed as “Forming a Sustainable Future” with major topical focus on innovation and competitiveness. Both heavy-gauge and thin-gauge sectors were well-represented in the technical program.

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Field Notes: 2014 European Thermoforming Conference Part 2

This is the second in our 2-part report from the 2014 European Thermoforming Conference. Here we discuss the heavy-gauge thermoforming panel and related topics in machinery and materials.

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CMT Field Notes: Chinaplas 2014

CMT recently exhibited at Chinaplas 2014 in Shanghai. With over 130,000 visitors and 3000 exhibitors, this year’s event was the biggest yet. According to some exhibitors, this show could become second only to K in terms of attendance and importance for the plastics industry.


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