Posts Tagged ‘SPE’

Honored thermoformer says he represents the entrepreneurs

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Sep 23, 2015 | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Honored thermoformer says he represents the entrepreneurs

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 […]

Shepherd Interview for Plastics Engineering Cover Story

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community, Design | Jul 7, 2014 | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Shepherd Interview for Plastics Engineering Cover Story

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.

GPEC 2013 Conference & Contour Print

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community, Material | Mar 15, 2013 | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on GPEC 2013 Conference & Contour Print

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 […]

Plastics News Article regarding our Reshoring Presentation at SPE

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Nov 23, 2012 | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Plastics News Article regarding our Reshoring Presentation at SPE

  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)  

Shepherd Presenting at SPE Conference

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Jul 13, 2012 | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Shepherd Presenting at SPE Conference

Headquarters Hotel   The Amway Grand Plaza is conveniently located in the heart of the downtown Grand Rapids business and entertainment district.   Phone1-800-253-3590 for reservations.  Request theSPE room rate of $149. Quick Links View the Program Exhibitor Information See Who’s Exhibiting Register Now Hotel Information Visit the Website Conference Contacts: Haydn Forward Conference Chair E:  hforward@smi-mfg.com Ph: […]

SPE membership drive

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Jan 24, 2012 | Tags: , | Comments Off on SPE membership drive

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.

SPE 20TH Annual Thermoforming Conference

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Sep 27, 2011 | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on SPE 20TH Annual Thermoforming Conference

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% […]

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