What Are the Real Threats to the Economy?

by Chris Kuehl, managing director, Armada Corporate Intelligence Is the sky falling? Are we all doomed? Are we on the cusp of stagflation or hyper-inflation?...

Five Common HR Challenges in the Plastics Industry

by Nicole Mitchell, editor, Plastics Business From topics such as bilingual training systems to what to do when an applicant ghosts, these are five of...

Who Supports the Leaders? The Role of the Business Support Team

by Dianna Brodine, vice president, editorial, Plastics Business “When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ it is a mere formality. It...

Don’t Take the Medicine Yet!

by Will Hinshaw, partner/founder, Captive Solutions & Options Primetime television has become a stage for marketing pharmaceutical solutions – catchy slogans, music, bright colors and...

Plastics Processors Identify Both Challenges and Opportunities in Healthcare Landscape

by Rachael Pfenninger, director of strategic execution, MAPP According to an article published by the American Medical Association in 2020, healthcare spending in the United...

Every Plant Needs to Conduct a Cyber Risk Assessment

by Liz Stevens, writer, Plastics Business Hacks, security breaches, ransomware attacks – these are becoming more and more common in our technology-dependent world. Every manufacturer...

Sophisticated Check Fraud Scheme Stopped with Positive Pay

by Dianna Brodine, vice president, editorial, Plastics Business “I received a call from the bank,” said Erica Berg, chief financial officer for Vital Plastics, Inc.,...

Booklist: We Already Are Leaders

by Dianna Brodine, vice president, editorial, Plastics Business Every day, in every role, in every company, we have an opportunity to lead. Whether our title...

An Effective Approach to Toolmaker Evaluations

by Danielle Sheldon, marketing assistant, Team 1 Plastics, and Nicole Mitchell, editor, Plastics Business For the plastic injection molding industry, it is essential for some decisions...

When Customers Hold Their Hands Up: Lead Response

by Troy Harrison, author of “Sell Like You Mean It!” In businesses around the country, conversations about prospecting (outbound lead generation) and inbound lead generation...

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