How Simulation-Driven Design Optimizes the Stretch Molding Process

Stretch Blow Molding

The manufacturing of bottles is a multi-step process that can be pretty complex. Blow Molding Technologies (BMT) is a UK-based company developing solutions for the stretch blow molding industry. BMT is one of the companies pioneering simulation-driven design in the injection stretch blow molding process. Continue reading

Common Problems Affecting the Production of Plastic Bottles

Stretch Blow Molding

Plastic bottles are a staple of modern life, used for food and beverages to personal care products. The production of plastic bottles is typically done through stretch blow molding. Stretch blow molding involves feeding molten plastic into a specialized machine. This machine molds the material into the desired shape and size.
However, this process can be prone to many common issues, including: Continue reading

Reducing the Weight of Plastic Bottles Without Compromising Quality

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Today, all kinds of things come in plastic bottles. That includes food items, hair products, beverages, and more. In particular, consumers purchase bottled water. Not only is it convenient, but compared to most tap water, it’s also safer to drink. To acquire bottles, different industries depend on stretch blow molding manufacturers. Continue reading

The Impact of COVID 19 on the Demand for Stretch Blow Molding Machines

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When you look at all the different plastic bottles used for a broad range of products, you’ll quickly notice they come in different sizes and shapes. That even includes those used for hand sanitizer. To produce a plastic bottle that works but also attracts consumers’ attention, manufacturers use the stretch blow molding process. Continue reading