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The American Mold Builder introduces a fresh approach to reporting on the latest market trends, technologies, products/services and AMBA news. With a quarterly print circulation of 5,000 and a global reach via americanmoldbuilder.comThe American Mold Builder continues to be one of the industry‚Äôs leading sources for U.S. mold building news and technologies. 

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Issue 4 | 2021

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • Operations - 3D Printed Metal Inserts for Effective Mold Building
  • Solutions - Filling the Sales Pipeline
  • Outloook - Durable Goods Demand Leads to Optimistic Forecast
  • Strategies - Manufacturing Day Showcases Industry Possibilities
  • Talent - Learning and Leadership Go Hand-in-Hand

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Issue 3 | 2021

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • Awards - AMBA MBOY and TTOY
  • View from 30 - The Nuts and Bolts of Remote Mold Sampling
  • Advocacy - China Tariffs Remain with Pressure Building in D.C.
  • AMBA Conference 2021 - A Look Back
  • Strategies - Five Places to be on the Lookout for Fraud

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Issue 2 | 2021

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • AMBA Conference 2021 - Connections Reimagined
  • Benchmarking - Healthcare Cost
  • Talent - Mentorship Series Impacts Emerging Leaders
  • Operations - Quoting: A Business Improvement Process
  • View from 30 - Marketing Virtually in a Contemporary World
  • Solutions - Foundational Lean Tools

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Issue 1 | 2021

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • Outlook - Mold Building Industry Ready for 2021
  • Benchmarking - U.S. Mold Builders Express Rising Optimism
  • Talent - Workforce Development: The Long Game
  • Operations - 3 Key Strategies for Continuous Improvement
  • View from 30 - Historical Knowledge at M&M Tool and Mold
  • Safety: Reduce Electrical Shock Incidents with Safety-by Design

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Issue 4 | 2020

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • Talent - Connecting Young Professionals and Leadership
  • Advocacy - Gridlock in Washington
  • View from 30 - Malware Disrupts CNC Machines
  • Outlook - North American Automotive Tooling Spend Declines
  • Benchmarking - Workforce Trends, Salary Freezes in AMBA Report 
  • Wellness: Healthcare Trends to Influence 2021 Insurance Rates

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Issue 3 | 2020

In this issue of The American Mold Builder, featured stories include: 

  • Technology - Reducing Dimensional Errors in Moldmaking
  • Solutions - Sales, Marketing and Customer Communications
  • View from 30 - Simple and Clear Communication at Thal Precision
  • Benchmarking - Reduce Tax Liabilities with R&D Tax Credit
  • Outlook - Recruiting the Next-Generation Workforce
  • Advocacy - 2020 Elections: China and the U.S. Presidency

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