Sourcing at Your Fingertips

According to our MoldMaking Business Index, mold manufacturers are remaining optimistic about future business expectations, and at the same time are researching and investing in appropriate technologies to improve their business operations. So this year’s Technology Review and Sourcing Guide comes at an appropriate time. This guide highlights some of the year’s latest moldmaking product developments with mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair.

This year we have again included special tips and features published throughout the year alongside the product releases. This guide has accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and use data on today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The data within this year’s condensed grids appears in its entirety online at moldmakingtechnology.

The 2013 format again includes key supplier profiles preceding a sourcing grid tailored to match suppliers with their respective product/service offerings, followed by technical product/service reviews and tips/features.

More than 1,000 manufacturers, distributors and suppliers for more than 200 product and service categories in the following 10 sections are included between our online database and print edition:
1. Software
2. Rapid Prototyping,Tooling & Manufacturing
3. Mold Materials
4. Hot Runners
5. Mold Components
6. Cutting Tools
7. Machining
8. EDM
9. Inspection/Measurement
10. Mold Maintenance, Repair and Surface Treatment

In addition to the listings in this print edition, you can continue your search for even more of the  latest in Supplier and Product Information by visiting the various Zones at We hope you view this annual guide as a one-stop shop for all of your moldmaking needs.