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From the September 11, 2015 Plastic News article by Bill Bregar. Jim Throne, left, won the SPE Thermoforming Division’s Lifetime Achievement Award while Barry Shepherd, right, was named Thermoformer of the Year. ATLANTA — Barry Shepherd, who with his wife Denise, founded Shepherd Thermoforming and Packaging Inc. in Toronto 30 years ago, thinks he knows […]
SPE’s Antec took place in Las Vegas, Nevada May 27-30. Shepherd was asked to present Contour Print at the conference. Todd Shepherd was interviewed by Jennifer Markarian of Plastics Engineering Magazine for the cover story of the June issue. Click here to read the article and how Contour Print is Reducing Material.
We have been asked to present “Contour Print” our latest technology at GPEC. The conferences is being held March 20-22, 2013 at the Sheraton New Orleans hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. SPE’s GPEC division puts on the conference catering to Brand owners, converters, recyclers and reclaimers. Topics range from types of packaging, recycling/collecting, sorting equipment & techniques to government & collection […]
Thermoformer cites success in reshoring contracts By Jessica Holbrook | PLASTICS NEWS STAFF Posted October 16, 2012 Jessica Holbrook recently attended the SPE conference where I presented the keynote speech regarding reshoring. Click on the pictures to see the presentation or article. SPE Re-Shoring presentation Grand Rapids 2012 (2)
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Shepherd has a number of SPE – Thermoforming Division members and we are proud to promote the association. SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers) is currently on a membership drive. If you are in the plastics industry we encourage readers to sign up.
Last week was the Society of Plastic Engineer‘s annual thermoforming conference. It was well attended and as usual the seminars offered some new innovations and techniques that will create opportunities for Shepherd and our customers. Below are some interesting general notes from the conference. – Plastic packaging accounts for 4% of Co2 emissions, vehicles 50%, homes 25%. – Only 4% […]