Polymers and Injection Moulding for Commercial Staff

19th & 20th June 2024

Meet the Speakers

Phil Little

Technical & Business Development Manager – Plastribution

After joining Plastribution in 2015, Phil now leads the technical team as Technical & Business Development Manager. He is responsible for serving customers and suppliers with technical requirements and bringing new polymer innovations to market in a variety of processing methods.

Martin White

Sales Manager – Plastribution

Martin has been in the polymer industry for over 35 years. He gained a degree in polymer engineering whilst working in the pigments and masterbatch industry. My current role is sales manager for both the distribution and direct sales teams which I have been doing for over 10 years.

Joe Putt

Technical & Regulatory Affairs Supervisor

Joe’s role as technical and regulatory supervisor involves overseeing relevant materials legislation, such as REACh, food contact approvals, and MSDS, with a focus on new suppliers and regulatory changes. He provides materials training, advising on alternatives or material selection for new projects, and assisting with material trials and troubleshooting.

Darren Vater-Hutchison

Process & Training Engineer – Sumitomo Demag

Darren has over 30 years of experience in the injection moulding industry, progressing from trainee toolsetter to senior technician. He served as a technical consultant at the British Polymer Training Association, achieved a silver award in the 37th global Epson injection moulding competition, and completed a Masters in Polymer Engineering Design.

What's On?

In this course, we will cover the following topics – 

Important Information

Day 1:

9am to 5pm

Day 2:

9am to 4pm

Refreshments and lunch are provided.

Please speak to us if you have any specific requirements.

Staverton Park Hotel

Daventry Road, Daventry, NN11 6JT

Tel: 01327 220676

Plastribution Ltd

14 Charter Point Way

Ashby de la Zouch


LE65 1NF

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery Ltd.

Unit 1

Stephenson Cl


NN11 8RF

Meet Plastribution Group's elastomers business

Elastribution is Plastribution Group’s distribution business for speciality elastomers and related products.

To find out more please visit the Elastribution website: