At ‘new’ molder, 35 tons of plastic each day for closure molding


What began as a small unit within a leading closure moldmaker, which needed a service provider for sampling and pilot-run production, has grown into a leading injection molder of closures for the carton packaging industry—think Tetra Pak—and for PET bottles.

The molder, Austria's Injectoplast, was formed 25 years ago to be the mold testing unit of KTW (Waidhofen at the Thaya, Austria), one of the world's leading manufacturers of plastic closure molds. Next month at the Brau Beviale beverage packaging exhibition (Nov. 10-12) in Nuremberg, Germany, the injection molder, now "all grown up" and counting more than 40 injection molding systems in its stable, will show how it is putting more emphasis on its own marketing efforts....
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