The Inter-Stellar 

January 27, 2017

It is no secret that the automotive industry is a major player in the market for plastic injection molds. A 2016 survey created by the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), in partnership with Harbor Results, Inc., targeted tool & die shops throughout the Un...

July 21, 2016

We are currently facing a devolution movement with regards to globalization. The recent events that led to the “Brexit” referendum and the United Kingdom’s subsequent departure from the European Union, have shown that a populace can still enact change within their own...

June 22, 2016

79 percent. That is the portion of AMBA members who assert that the principal challenge they currently face is finding skilled employees. This, according to the organization’s annual report that polls members on the status of the industry. To put that statistic into pe...

May 26, 2016

I was reading recently about a new 3D printer that is, not unlike all the other 3D printers unveiled these days, intended to disrupt injection molding. This particular offering however, (from a major corporation that will remain unnamed) did claim some specifications t...

April 13, 2016

Quality control, quality assurance, quality management, these are all terms anyone working in manufacturing is familiar with. In fact, quality is an integral part of all successful manufacturing regardless of what your product is. Whether you’re purchasing a new flat-s...

March 10, 2016

One year ago I was given the opportunity of a lifetime. A chance to build a marketing and sales effort from the ground up and run it with minimal oversight. All of the great teachers and mentors that have helped me get to this point warned me to brace for significant t...

February 10, 2016


Mold shops everywhere contain some of the finest craftsman of any industry in the world. Years of experience shaping generic pieces of steel into world class tooling is an art. An art that few understand and even fewer are capable of. Starting with a customer’s part a...

January 13, 2016

The market research firm, Frost & Sullivan has released their 2016 manufacturing projections and the trends projected are less than hopeful. While the economy is being called into question and the stock markets continue to drop around the world, many experts are not ov...

December 16, 2015


I play guitar. I know, it’s a terrible and expensive habit but, it’s part of my life. I have been steadily disappointing myself with this exertion for approximately 25 years now. In those years, a great deal has changed with regards to the instrument’s marketplace. Fr...

December 2, 2015

Nothing I have done throughout my existence has been traditional. I graduated high school with aspirations of being a musician. (Okay, maybe they were really just delusions.) When that didn’t work out I drifted from job to job, many in the manufacturing industry, befor...

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