How Resins Become Plastic Components or Devices for the Medical Industry

Parts made by injection molding are widely used in the medical and pharmaceutical industry. Some of the many varieties of plastic injection molded parts include;

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Critical Injection Molding Manufacturing Education at MD&M West

The Medical Device and Manufacturing Conference and Expo West will be entering its 32nd year, the largest medtech conference in North America.  Those who are active in medical, pharmaceutical and dental device manufacturing really need to attend this event in order to maintain the competitive edge on manufacturing trends and changes in the industry.

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Instructions on Medical Injection Molding Outsourcing

Class I, II and III medical devices, which include products like medical device housings, surgical instruments, implantables, emergency room products, fluid delivery devices and containers,cardiac products, blood delivery products, pediatric devices, in vitro diagnostics, medical imaging, obesity treatment devices, optic

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Significance of Your Injection Molder Providing Supply Chain Solutions

Supply chain management encompasses the planning and management of Sourcing, Procurement, Conversion and Inventory Management.

It also embraces the crucial components of collaboration and coordination with suppliers and customers.  

The key supply chain processes are:

  • Customer relationship and customer service ma 
    nagement
  • Order fulfillment
  • Manufacturing flow management
  • Supplier relationship management

 A lot of companies are starting to see their supply-chain as a way to not only reduce cost - but also drive revenue growth and competitive advantage.

This helps launch new products on schedule while ramping-up production quickly. Manufactures are realizing a communicative, collaborative relationship with their injection molder is critical to success.

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Plastic Resin Outlook for Beginning of 2017

The coming price shifts for the resin markets have been identified for the coming year. When it comes to ABS, polycarbonate, nylon 6 there has been some movement. As with any market - there are some key details behind the pricing movements.

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