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  1. Celebrating An Industry Award And The Life And Legacy Of An Innovative Leader
    4/11/2019

    MTD Micro Molding has been named the Plastics News Processor of the Year at the Executive Forum in Naples, FL, the plastics industry’s most prestigious award, becoming the smallest company to win the title in its 22 years.

  2. Michigan Senator Michael MacDonald Visits PTI Engineered Plastics
    4/10/2019

    Michigan Senator Michael MacDonald toured PTI Engineered Plastics to see a progressive manufacturing facility that dispels the misconception generally held by younger generations that careers in manufacturing are low wage, low-skilled jobs, that are performed in dirty factories.

  3. S&N Acquires Pressure Injury Prevention Device-Maker Leaf Healthcare
    4/1/2019

    Smith & Nephew plc, the global medical technology business, recently announces that it has agreed to acquire Leaf Healthcare, Inc, the developer of the unique Leaf Patient Monitoring System for pressure injury prevention and patient mobility monitoring.

  4. Protolabs Wins Manufacturing Leadership Award For Excellence In Engineering And Production Technology
    3/28/2019

    Protolabs, a global leader in technology-enabled manufacturing, has been recognized by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) as a Manufacturing Leadership Awards winner for its outstanding achievement in engineering and production technology.

  5. SMC Ltd. Expands Drug Delivery Device Capabilities With Dedicated Pharmaceutical Class 7 Clean Room
    3/21/2019

    SMC Ltd. a global contract manufacturer of pharmaceutical and medical devices announced recently expanded drug delivery device capabilities with a dedicated pharmaceutical class 7 clean room in its Somerset, Wisconsin facility.

  6. World’s Smallest Active NFC sensor Module By DYCONEX
    3/19/2019

    DYCONEX AG, an MST company, has developed a novel approach to miniaturized, hermetic and highly reliable smart sensor modules with diameters down to 6 millimeters.

  7. You’ve Come A Long Way PTI!
    3/19/2019

    PTI Engineered Plastics (PTI) was started by an ambitious young man with a big dream. That dream became a reality in 1984 with the purchase of a dilapidated building on Eight Mile in Warren.

  8. FDA Approves BD’s First Venous Stent To Treat Iliofemoral Venous Occlusive Disease
    3/14/2019

    BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted premarket approval for the Venovo™ venous stent, the first stent indicated to treat iliofemoral venous occlusive disease, which is obstructed or narrowed blood flow specific to the iliac and femoral veins located near the groin.

  9. FDA Clears Catalyst OrthoScience’s Uncemented Humeral Implant
    3/13/2019

    Catalyst OrthoScience Inc. (Catalyst), a medical device company focused on the upper extremity orthopedics market, recently announced 510(k) clearance for its uncemented Press Fit humeral implant.

  10. Smith & Nephew Acquires Brainlab Orthopaedic Joint Reconstruction Business
    3/12/2019

    Brainlab, the global pioneer of software-driven medical technology, and Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN,NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, announce that Smith & Nephew has agreed to acquire the Brainlab orthopaedic joint reconstruction business.