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What Manufacturers Should Know About Prescription Drug Use

by Liz Stevens, contributing writer, Plastics Business While illegal drug use can cause havoc in the workplace, it often is prescription medication interactions that lead...

Are You Listening?

by Dianna Brodine, managing editor, Plastics Business “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.” – Stephen...

MAPP Benchmarking and Best Practices Conference

October 19-23, 2020 • mappinc.com/conference The goal of the Virtual Benchmarking and Best Practices Conference is to help plastics companies improve their operations and tactics...

Training Matrix: The Roadmap for Employee Advancement

by Liz Stevens, contributing writer, Plastics Business Creating and conducting a training program is hard work, but it is worth the investment – because when...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Plastics and Parallel Industries

by the Manufacturers Association for Plastics Processors The Manufacturers Association for Plastics Processors (MAPP), in response to processing executives’ request for data to better understand...

Program Launch Best Practices in a Pandemic-Pressed World

by Cynthia Kustush, contributing writer, Plastics Business Plastics processors are accustomed to pressures of new program launches and meeting customer expectations. Whether the program launch...
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Revamping Healthcare at Vital Plastics

by Lara Copeland, contributing writer, Plastics Business Across the business landscape, companies are employing creative strategies to draw in new talent while also trying to...
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Additive Manufacturing’s Vision for Molders

A conversation with Bob Gafvert, production partnership sales manager, Carbon Bob Gafvert shared his perspective on what it takes to build out an additive approach,...

Applying Industry 4.0 in Plastics Processing

Industry 4.0 has moved far beyond its early status as a technological buzzword. The application of data-collecting, automated technologies is changing the traditional manufacturing...
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Association News: 2020 Issue 3

Sales Process Forum Engages 100 Member Companies Over 100 member companies from across the US gathered virtually July 15 and 16 for the 2020 Sales...

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