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PolymerOhio recently supported the European study, Integration of Key Enabling Technologies – Industry Recommendations, completed by the EU-Knights. Virginie Pozo spearheaded PolymerOhio’s involvement in the study by leveraging her European connections with the French Plastics Association. We provided an analysis of the Ohio polymer industry, as a representative sampling of North America, to give some […]

We are pleased to announce that Virginie Pozo is joining PolymerOhio as a Program Manager. Virginie has been working with us for the last year as an intern, but now has transitioned to a full time resource. She has a Master’s Degree in Polymers and Plastic Processing from ITECH in Lyon France. Virginie has established […]

Advanced manufacturing in Ohio was celebrated today at the annual Ohio Edison Technology Centers’ Legislative Briefing held at the Ohio Statehouse. During the briefing, five Ohio manufacturers were recognized for their work in developing and deploying technology, with the assistance of Ohio’s Edison Technology Centers, resulting in business growth and new employment opportunities. During the […]

What’s In This Month’s Roundup? Are you interested in hiring practices that don’t focus on technical skills?  Wondering what the top trends are in sustainable packaging?  Ready for the next big thing in Carbon Fiber? Want to know why plastics processors are optimistic about 2015?  This month’s roundup features these topics and more. Pricing and […]

PolymerOhio recently completed a “roadmap” for the polymer molding industry in Ohio.  The following is a snapshot of the study approach and results plus a few key takeaways we hope will provide you with some valuable insight. Approach This roadmap was developed using a multi-phase approach as follows. Between each phase, “strawman” lists of challenges […]

What’s In This Month’s Roundup? Did you know the first entirely plant-based plastic milk carton is now on store shelves?  Interested in how new plastics will change the world?  Want to know which advanced industries are driving the nation’s economy?  This month’s roundup features these topics and more. As the demand for bio-based plastics gains […]

The dramatic drop in crude oil prices has resulted in significant declines in resin pricing in recent months.  What the future holds in terms of resin prices is not easily understood as the drivers are global and complex. The recent oil price decline is related to a complex set of global drivers including a slowing […]

Michael Porter’s “The Competitive Advantage of Nations”, published in 1990, established that geographic proximity of companies provides a significant competitive advantage.  Porter’s work resulted in public policy focusing on creating and nurturing industry “clusters” as a path to economic growth. “Clusters are geographic concentrations of interconnected companies and institutions in a particular field.  Clusters extend […]

There is no doubt that innovation plays a key role in manufacturing.  It has a big impact on the profitability of both individual companies and entire industries.  In fact, a PricewaterhouseCoopers report shows that the most innovative companies are growing at nearly four times the rate as the least innovative. Investment in innovation is costly […]

What’s In This Month’s Roundup? Did you know 3-D printers are being used in outer space?  Interested in how a new polymer coating process found a place in the market?  Want to learn more about how shale is impacting the price of oil?  This month’s roundup features these topics and more. Commercializing a new generation […]

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