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  • ERUM GROUP TAKES PART AS SPEAKER IN AN AUTOMOTIVE AND MACHINE TOOLS WORKSHOP
    On 14 November, Erum Group will be taking part as a speaker in the INDIA-SPAIN Workshop “Cooperation Opportunities in the Automotive & Machine Tool Industries”. The event has been organised by export and investment organisation ICEX and is being held in Vivanta by Taj hotel in Pune. The aim of […]
  • PLASTICOS ERUM IS A PRIZE-WINNER AT THE AEFA AWARDS
    On 5 November in Ibi’s Teatro Rio, the Alicante Family Businesses Association presented the “Premios AEFA” awards, an event now in its 21st year. These awards are given every year and are intended to distinguish the track record, innovative ability and efficient management of family businesses across the province, as […]
  • PLÁSTICOS ERUM JOINS THE CARBON FOOTPRINT REGISTER
    Here at Plásticos Erum we take our commitment to the environment to heart by promoting environmentally friendly practices and working actively in the field of sustainability. As a result of this approach, we have obtained the national accreditation stamp from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and the Environment (MAGRAMA), showing […]
  • HANGERS FOR CEREMONIAL WEAR AND HAUTE COUTURE
    A team Erum group representatives will be at the Professional Trade Fair at “Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week” at the trade fair site in Montjuic from 29 April to 1 May. This show, which comprises 260 exhibiting brands from 17 countries, will showcase the latest innovations in bridal fashions for men […]
  • NOVAERUM AT THE THIRD CONTRACTING IN AUTOMOTIVE
    Novaerum, the automotive division of Erum Group, will be back at the Automotive Industry Subcontracting Show this year. This trade fair is organised by the Moroccan Association for Automotive Industry and Trade (AMICA) in the Tanger Free Zone, the heart of the automotive industry, in conjunction with Renault, also a […]
  • EN ROUTE TO THE CANTON 2016 TRADE FAIR
    Representatives from several Erum Group departments will be travelling to Guangzhou (China) in April. They will attend the Canton trade fair, the world’s leading multi-sector trade fair in terms of exhibition space, visitors and the number of stands, which will be manned by businesses from all over the world. This […]
  • EPS-FISH PROJECT: SOLUTION TO FISH BOX RECYCLING
    The ‘EPS-FISH’ project to recycle expanded polystyrene waste from fresh fish packaging recently gave some good results. This project was carried out by Acteco with help from Aimplas (Plastic Technology Institute). Expanded polystyrene (EPS) is used all over the world to manufacture crates for fresh fish and other produce. While […]
  • ERUM RAISES ITS INTERNATIONAL PROFILE AT THE EXPOANTAD TRADE FAIR
    Erum group will be at the EXPOANTAD 2016 trade fair to boost its position in the Latin American market. This 33-year-old event will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico. It is an established meeting for the food, consumer products, commercial technology and general goods sector, the most important in Mexico and […]
  • RECYCLING: THE WORM THAT EATS NON-BIODEGRADABLE PLASTIC
    Plastics are an important aspect of modern living, because they are used to manufacture items that we use every day. This heavy use of plastics means that the end of the product life cycle requires effective management and although we are managing to recycle more every year, researchers are still […]
  • THE ‘PMJOIN’ PROJECT EXPLORES WAYS OF CREATING METAL-PLASTIC JOINTS WITH LASER
    Erum group is closely following the progress made in studies as part of the PMjoin European Project, participating in a consortium of companies that work mainly in the vehicle manufacturing sector and researchers from centres in France, Germany, Belgium and Spain. The PMjoin project is developing an innovative process for […]
  • ON OUR WAY TO COLOMBIATEX 2016
    The new edition of Colombiatex de las Americas will open on 26 January. This is the continent’s most important textile trade fair. Erum group will be there for the duration of the event in the Gran Salon, a space set aside for suppliers of items to the Garment Industry, on […]
  • THE KEYS TO ERUM IN THE “IDEAS FACTORY” PROGRAMME
      On 5th January, the “Ideas Factory”, a report on the Erum Group was broadcast by TVE channel La2. The programme was filmed at few weeks earlier at the company’s installations. Entrepreneur Juan Manuel Erum and its international director Blanca Erum talk about some of the strategies that have enabled […]
  • NEW MATERIAL WILL REDUCE WEIGHTS IN THE VEHICLE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
    Repsol, a supplier of Erum plastic products, has presented a new type of material at the international congress “Plastics in Vehicle Engineering”. This new polypropylene composite was developed in conjunction with Grupo Antonlín and 3M, and is based on combining traditional loads and hollow glass microspheres. It is designed to […]
  • METALMADRID 2015. EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE
    Several technical experts from the Erum group team went to MetalMadrid 2015, one of the biggest industrial sector events in the central region of Spain. The fair was held on 4 and 5 November at the IFEMA trade fair complex and was attended by leading companies from sectors such as […]
  • TVE’S IDEAS FACTORY VISITS PLÁSTICOS ERUM
    A team from leading Spanish TV channel RTVE visited the Plásticos Erum plant this week to make a documentary about the company’s activity and interview its director for the Fábrica de ideas (Ideas Factory) programme. During the interview, business owner Juan Manuel Erum reveals some of the key factors that […]
  • ERUM GETS READY FOR THE SOURCING FAIR IN MARRAKESH
    Erum Maroc is returning once again to the Maroc in Mode and Maroc Sourcing trade fair, organised by the Moroccan Textile and Clothing Industry Association and due to be held this year in Marrakesh from 4 to 5 November. The Erum group, through its Moroccan subsidiary, will be showing how […]
  • THE NEW RANGE OF MULTICOLOUR HANGERS
    Plásticos Erum uses its hangers like an artist’s canvas, adding psychedelic effects and vivid combinations of pop colours. Numerous designers and firms have embraced the multicolour trend to liven up their collections, with everything from psychedelic-hippie fusion looks reminiscent of the sixties to urban collections based on New York graffiti. […]
  • BABY&KIDS AT PUERICULTURA MADRID 2015
    Baby and Kids by Erum will be at PUERICULTURA MADRID for the third year running. The International Childhood Products Trade Show organised by IFEMA will take place from 1 to 4 October in Hall 9 at the Feria de Madrid. Visitors will be able to see the products by Baby&Kids, […]
  • NEW INDUSTRIAL EXPANSION AND IMPROVEMENT PROJECT
    Works to extend and improve one of the production bays at Plásticos Erum in Alcoy started in early August. The project is progressing at a good pace and is expected to finish on schedule. This initiative involves modernising the production centre to make us more competitive, optimise costs and improve […]
  • ERUM RENEWS ITS QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATIONS
    Plásticos Erum has already been certified according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 for more than a decade, guaranteeing its quality and environmental management. These certifications show that Erum is committed to improvement and excellent design, manufacture and marketing its hangers and plastic products. These are renewed annually and are […]
  • Charity match between Plásticos Erum and Acteco
    Workers from Plásticos Erum and Acteco got together for a charitable football match last Saturday in Concentaina. The event was one of the activities scheduled by Plásticos Erum as part of its 75th anniversary celebrations and to raise awareness and spread the word about both companies’ social projects. Acteco is […]
  • Erum will be present at Colombiamoda 2015
    Erum will be an exhibitor at Colombiamoda 2015 in Medellin on 28 and 30 July.  This trade fair attracts national and international manufacturers, buyers, students, exhibitors, media and visitors at an event widely thought of as Colombia Fashion Week. The three-day trade fair comprises an array of themed events, with […]
  • Plastic that turns to clay when heated
    A specialist developer of polyurethane resins and resin products, markets haplafreely, a plastic that turns to clay when heated to temperatures above 60°C. When immersed in hot water or heated with a heat gun, the plastic becomes easy to shape, and hardens again as it cools, starting from around 40°C […]
  • TRUSTED SUPPLIERS FOR LARGE MULTINATIONALS
    La publicación EMPRENDEDORES, revista líder de la economía de empresa y finanzas, publicó recientemente un artículo sobre el grupo Erum. En este artículo analiza cuatro casos de éxito relacionados con cuatro empresas españolas proveedoras de productos y servicios de grandes multinacionales, con facturaciones de miles de millones de euros. El grupo […]
  • erum in ‘subcontratacion fair Bilbao’
    SUBCONTRATACION FAIR BILBAO, 17th International Fair of Manufacturing Processes and Equipment 2015 is starting on 26 May, 2015 and ending on 29 May, 2015. The venue of the Trade Show, Fair and Exhibition has been determined as Bilbao Exhibition Center. SUBCONTRATACION FAIR BILBAO will be a stand where plenty of crucial goods […]
  • AUTOMOTIVE INTERNATIONALISATION IN THE COMMUNITY OF VALENCIA
    The digital edition of “Las Provincias” newspaper has published an article on Valencian companies manufacturing parts for the automotive sector that have been able to grow internationally and set up factories outside Spain. One of the paragraphs refers to Erum Group, stating that “the destinations of Valencian companies also include […]
  • ERUM STRENGTHENS ITS INTERNATIONAL POSITION WITH A SALES OFFICE IN COLOMBIA
    Continuing with the international expansion process started in the mid-1990s, Erum Group has recently opened a new sales office in Bogotá, from where it will provide a service to all clients based in this geographical area. The company’s management team is optimistic that the strategic location of this new trade […]
  • Fornituras Magazine reviews erum group at present
    Magazine FORNITURAS, a garment manufacturing sector magazine, has included an article about Plásticos Erum in its last edition. On the one hand, it highlights its presence in the Latin America’s market, where Erum group is growing year after year. On the other hand, it refers to Erum’s commercial activity within the […]
  • Novaerum will be present at Automechanika fair
    A new edition of Automechanika fair will take place in Turkey, from 9th – 12th April, which brings together all relevant professionals from the automotive manufacturing, distribution and repair sectors in the region. The show has consolidated its position as the third biggest trade fair for the automotive industry, and […]
  • THERMOCHROMIC PLASTICS
    Science is taking giant leaps forward and the range of everyday objects, such as clothes hangers, that can be made from intelligent materials is increasing. One of the most remarkable materials is thermochromic plastic. It contains pigments that enable plastic to change colour when something nearby, a human body, the […]
  • THE MOROCCO STYLE FASHION FAIR GETS UNDERWAY
    Erum Maroc is to have a stand at the first Morocco Style Fashion and Tex event. The fair is being held from 10 to 12 March 2015 in Casablanca. The country is trying to promote its local fashion industry, making the most of Casablanca’s strategic position as the trading and […]
  • NOVATEC STARTS OPERATING IN MEXICO AND GROWS IN ALCOY WITH ERUM
    Novatec, a company that manufactures automotive components by injection, was formed 12 years ago with the intention of working in the very competitive automobile industry. In spite of its size, Náquera has become an established supplier of highly complex parts, such as double injection petrol refuelling intakes as well as […]
  • SANT JORDIET VISITS ERUM PLASTICS
    Mauro Alcarez, the child who will play Sant Jordiet at the Moors and Christians Festival in Alcoy in 2015 visited the Erum Plastic plan last week. During his tour of the factory he was shown the manufacturing process of the arrow heads that will be launched from the castle battlements […]
  • ERUM PRESENTS ITS INNOVATIONS AT COLOMBIATEX 2015
    The 27th edition of Colombiatex, one of the most important trade fairs for Latin America’s textile industry, is now underway. The event is an excellent opportunity for businesses to boost exports. For the three days of the trade exhibitions, visitors can discover a superb selection of textile supplies, machinery and […]
  • POLYALUMINIUM HANGERS
    Erum group is looking into the possibility of using this material in some of its commercial products. Polyaluminium is a material that helps to solve a problem by reducing the cost of disposing of polyethylene waste and aluminium from tetrapacks. These packages can be recycled to create an impermeable polyaluminium […]
  • SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE PLAPACK PROJECT
    Plásticos Erum, in partnership with research centres such as AIMPLAS and other companies in the sector, has successfully completed its participation in the PLAPACK project, funded by the CDTI (Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico Industrial). The outcome of the last three years of research is a new generation of natural, […]
  • PLÁSTICOS ERUM IS 75 YEARS OLD
    Grupo Erum now has 75 years of history behind it, a long and distinguished career that began in the early 20th century, when Emilio Erum Verdú, the current partners’ grandfather, started his first business. Since then, and with customer satisfaction as a key objective, Plásticos Erum has undergone continued growth, […]
  • ECO-CHARITABLE ACTIONS
    ACTECO, the industrial waste management arm of Erum Group, has signed an agreement with AIJU, the Toy Technology Institute, and cement company Cemex for the purpose of using plastic waste from the toy sector as fuel. This initiative puts in place a procedure by which plastic waste now being taken […]
  • ERUM GROUP IS COMMITTED TO COLOMBIA FOR GROWTH IN LATIN AMERICA
    Erum Group is committed to continuing its commercial activity in Latin America, and as part of its strategy for strengthening its position in this market, the Group plans to have a stand at the Colombiatex de las Américas trade fair next January, in the city of Medellín. This event has […]
  • Baby & Kids. We continue to work hard
    We have returned to the fair with a good feeling and results. Over 7000 visitors have attended this event, and a lot of professionals have been interested in our products. We thank them all for their interest and time, and here you have a video for those who couldn’t enjoy […]
  • INTREGRATED SOLUTIONS FROM MOROCCO
    Erum Maroc is finishing the final details for its upcoming visit to MAROC IN MODE and MAROC SOURCING, both specialised trade fairs for the garment and supply companies industries. The event will be held in Casablanca on 15 and 16 October and will have 300 exhibitors, a similar number to the […]
  • BABY& KIDS BY ERUM AT THE PUERICULTURA MADRID 2014 TRADE FAIR
    Baby&Kids by Erum is a leading manufacturer of children’s garment hangers. Its representatives will be back at the Puericultura Madrid 2014 trade fair this October. After last year’s success, when more than 7,000 had the opportunity to visit our stand, Baby&Kids will be back again for this year’s edition of […]
  • SUCCESS STORIES: GAS ASSISTED INJECTION
    The Plastic Technology Institute (Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico (AIMPLAS), as part of its campaign to publicise its success stories, has interviewed Blanca Erum, assistant to the General Management of Erum Group, which you can see in this video. The project being carried out jointly by the parties consisted of manufacturing […]
  • ERUM CONTRIBUTES TO VOCATIONAL TRAINING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT
    Plásticos Erum is taking part in the intermediate level courses held at the La Foia de Ibi Secondary School, which will commence in September. The course in question is on Plastic and Rubber Transformation Operations and the opportunity to spend time at the company will give students the benefit from […]
  • NEW REGENERATING POLYMER
    So far, self-repairing materials have only been successful at microscopic level and capable of correcting minor surface scratches, however, scientists are now developing a new plastic capable of filling large spaces. This new plastic is inspired by living organisms. Two different substances flow through a network of channels. When the […]
  • ERUM RECOMMITS TO QUALITY
    For the tenth consecutive year, Plasticos Erum has renewed its commitment to quality and the environment by obtaining ISO 9001 and 14001 standard certification. This commitment will be valid for yet another year, clear evidence of our commitment to uphold and improve the quality of our products and services. This […]
  • ERUM PLASTICS. SHARING KNOWLEDGE
    Design, technology and industry have been working together for years, changing development tasks in companies. Acquiring new abilities and strengthening other skills is essential if companies are to increase their market value and have more possibilities of attaining success. The Erum group has reinvented itself and evolved in this aspect […]
  • ERUM AT COLOMBIA FASHION 2014
    In July, Erum group will be at Colombia Fashion Week 2014 in Medellín (Colombia). The event is considered Latin America’s most powerful commercial exhibition of its kind. With an extensive offer, more than 1,700 international companies and more than 6,000 national companies take part in this trade show. As usual […]
  • VIRTUAL MOULDING FOR EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENT
    Grupo Erum attended a technical conference on injection simulation using Sigmasoft Virtual Molding technology. This is a revolutionary analysis technology that replaces a physical injection machine with a virtual simulation. The whole process can be performed on the computer so that optimised moulds can produce items without faults from the […]
  • Novaerum was present at the first Automotive Show in Tanger
    From 23 to 25 April, the AMICA, Morocco’s automotive industry and trade association, held the first Automotive Industry Subcontracting Show with the intention of generating new opportunities for purchasing managers and suppliers. AutoRevista, the professional publication which thematically informs about automotive industry, published an article about Erum Group, who was […]
  • SELF-CLEANING, WATER RESISTANT PLASTICS FOR THE CAR INDUSTRY
    Once again, engineers have taken their inspiration from nature to develop new materials. In this case they have observed the lotus flower, which is able to keep itself looking in pristine condition. It is always clean because its leaves are water repellent. Drops of water become spherical when they come […]
  • THE MAYOR OF IBI AND THE DIRECTOR GENERAL OF INDUSTRY VISIT ACTECO
    On 29 April, the mayor of Ibi, Rafael Serralta, Industry minister, Gloria Llinares, and the Director General of Industry and Director of the IVACE, Joaquín Ríos, visited “ACTECO”, Erum Group’s environmental company. ATECO is among Spain’s and Europe’s most advanced recycling plants. It currently has capacity to handle five tons/hour […]
  • ULTRASONIC MOULDING TECHNOLOGY
    Erum Group’s R&D department are studying a possible future investment in the revolutionary technology of moulding plastics by ultrasound. The technique can be applied to the manufacture of high precision items where quality and miniaturisation requirements present new technological challenges. This technology radically changes the conventional concept of plastification of […]
  • EUROSHOP 2014. AN UNMISSABLE EVENT
    Last February, several Erum Group members attended the Euroshop 2014 trade fair. The fair, which took place in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 16 to 20 February is the largest specialised business investment trade fair in the world. Every three years, Euroshop sets new quality, variety and internationalisation standards. Professionals from a […]
  • STRONGER THAN STEEL HANGERS
    Erum group is looking at the technical and economic viability of using a new material in parts for the car industry and to create an exclusive new range of hangers. The project is still in the design stage. This is metallic glass, an alloy of zircon, nickel, titanium and copper, […]
  • ERUM ACCESSORIES FOR PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGNS
    The visual impact of products is essential when it comes to attracting customers and boosting sales in the fashion world. Erum Plastics knows how important the right visual merchandising is in fashion stores, which is why it offers its customers hangers and accessories that complement to the style of their […]
  • ERUM GROUP AS A MODEL FOR INTERNATIONALISATION AND DIVERSIFICATION
    Plásticos Erum gave a presentation during an informative event on Internationalisation for companies in the plastics sector held at the Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico (AIMPLAS) on 24 January. The purpose of the meeting was to support companies in the plastics sector considering internationalisation as a strategic option for developing their […]
  • ERUM GROUP INVESTS IN 3D TECHNOLOGY
    3D printing has been a major revolution for the design sector and has gradually been spreading to other markets such as car manufacturing, the aerospace industry, medicine and now the construction industry and architecture. Plásticos Erum, following its policy of continuous investment in research and development, has acquired a rapid […]
  • Harmony of the Spheres
    Christmas is coming, which is why Erum would like to remind you of the products available from our decoration and window dressing division. The shop window is a natural continuation of a boutique, but it is also another place to decorate. This is where you set up your seasonal displays; […]
  • ERUM MAROC EXHIBITS AT THE FERIA MAROC IN MODE 2013
    Morocco is currently the fifth most important supplier of textiles to the European market. The Moroccan garment industry has come a long way in recent years, not only because it is in conditions to offer production at a competitive cost, but because it has its own products to offer markets […]
  • ERUM APPEARS AT ROBOMATICA AND K-2013
    Technicians from the Erum group visited the Robomatica (Madrid) and K 2013 (Düsseldorf) trade fairs in October. The trip to Robomatica is part of the Erum Group’s industrial competitiveness plan. Its technicians discovered the latest innovations and gathered information about market trends in the robotics and automation fields through exhibits […]
  • HANGERS FOR KIDS
      Baby and Kids by Erum presented its new 2014 collection of gift baskets and personalised hangers for babies at the Childcare Product Trade Fair in Madrid, organised by Ifema. More than 1,000 trade visitors had the opportunity to get a first-hand look at our gift packs, trends and an […]
  • ERUM IS A PIONEER IN THE HANGER WORLD
    Magazine FORNITURAS has included an article about Plásticos Erum in its September edition. The garment manufacturing sector magazine highlights the qualities of the Erum group that make it an outstanding international company by offering global, competitive solutions and achieving its primary aim: customer satisfaction. The article makes mention of the […]
  • NEON EFFECT HANGERS
    Erum Plastics, following new trends in materials and colours, is offering its customers the opportunity to use bright, fluorescent hangers made with a new material known as polymethyl methacrylate. These extremely attractive hangers are available in five fluorescent colours: yellow, orange, green, red and blue. The hangers are luminous because the […]
  • CHILDREN’S HANGERS AT PUERICULTURA MADRID 2013
    The firm Baby and Kids by Erum will be welcoming visitors to Stand 3E15 in Hall 3 at IFEMA (Madrid) in October. This event is a unique opportunity for leading manufacturers, distributors and suppliers of services, products and collections for children, baby and maternity care, to showcase their innovations, as […]
  • A TOTAL OF 40 YOUNGSTERS BENEFIT FROM THE PLASTIC CAP INITIATIVE
    The Fundación SEUR in collaboration with ACTECO, has managed to collect more than 1,479 tons of plastic bottle caps with the help of more than 13 million people. Around 40 minors have benefited from this programme, the purpose of which is to raise funds to meet medical costs not covered […]
  • QUALITY, A STRATEGIC FACTOR FOR PLASTICOS ERUM
  • NEW CHROME-FREE PLASTIC METAL COATING TECHNOLOGY
    The Erum Group is keeping a close eye on a new project in which the Plastic Technology Institute (Instituto Tecnológico de Plástico) is taking part, whose objective is to introduce innovative technology (molecular self-assembly, SAM) to plastic processing to avoid the use of hexavalent chromium. The idea behind the project […]
  • ECOLOGICAL FUEL FROM USED PLASTIC
    Details have recently been released of an important R&D+I project which produces fuel from plastic waste. The product obtained can be used by standard diesel vehicles and in domestic and industrial boilers and electric generators. The initiative, funded by Spain’s Ministry of the Economy and Competitiveness, seeks to take advantage […]
  • JUAN MANUEL & EMILIO ERUM IN THE LATEST BOOK BY ANGEL FONT
    Angel Font’s latest publication – “El crack de 2008. The crisis that changed the world” is in bookshops now. This is a book where more than 400 Spanish business figures have filled two, 1,000 page volumes with statements and proposals, analysing those of State and Autonomous governments, the lack of […]
  • DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE HANGERS WITH WOOD PLASTIC COMPOSITES (WPC) USING GAS ASSISTED INJECTION
      The Erum group is involved in a new project developed within the CdTI ‘individual with company’ category, in which the company PLASTICOS ERUM S.L. and AIMPLAS is taking part as the Research Technology Centre. This national project is known as WPC-GAS and consists of manufacturing wood plastic composite hangers […]
  • LEARNING FROM GREAT MARKETING GURUS
    To discover the latest trends in business management in Spain and around the world, the Erum group attended at a meeting at IFEMA in Madrid last month with the planet’s leading business experts, who have the power to make changes that our environment demands. “Hoy es Marketing” is an annual […]
  • ERUM TAKES PART IN TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL IN ALCOY
    The newspaper ‘Información’ has published an article about some new arrows that the company Plasticos Erum has manufactured to celebrate the “Aparición”, the closing event of the trilogy of festivals organised in Alcoy in honour of San Jorge (St George). The old arrow design was almost 50 years old and […]
  • ERUM RECOGNISES YOUNG DESIGNERS
    The awards ceremony for the third edition of the “Don Emilio Erum Design Awards” took place on 11 April to recognise innovative design at the Art and Design School in Alcoy (Escola d’Art I Superior de Disseny d’Alcoi). The winner of the competition was Adriá Cano, with his hanger project […]
  • ERUM GROUP, INTEGRAL HANGER AND ACCESSORY SOLUTIONS
    Fornituras, a magazine that publishes information about textiles, machinery and accessories for the garment industry, included an article about the Erum Group in its March issue: “Erum Group is currently one of the best known, most prestigious manufacturers of hangers and accessories for fashion product display and sales. Its integral […]
  • AN INNER GLOW
    Erum Group, in its quest to offer customers specific, innovative solutions, has launched two new product ranges that will initially be developed for a concrete sector, but whose field of application may later be widened to a more extensive range of clients and users. These are fluorescent, luminescent hangers. Luminescent […]
  • SCENTED GARMENT HANGERS
    In line with its strategy to innovate, Erum Group has launched a new range of aromatic garment hangers. This new product, which gives clients the option to choose not only the usual aspects of the hanger such as colour, size and finish, but also its aroma which is fully integrated […]
  • III DON EMILIO ERUM DESIGN CONTEST
    During 2010 and 2011, Grupo Erum, in partnership with L’Escola d’Art i Superior de Disseny d’Alcoi, ran the Clothes Hangers and Window Display Design Contest, held in memory of Don Emilio Erum, who founded the company and was the driving force behind its plastic injection operations. The competition, now in […]
  • ERUM AND ITS COMMITMENT TO CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT
    A delegation from Erum attended Exposolidos, the Exhibition for the Technology and Processing of Solids. This is the leading trade fair in southern Europe specialising in handling and processing solid material. The purpose of the visit was to improve the technology used in processes related to the raw material employed […]
  • plastic electric conductors for the medical, car manufacturing and military sectors
    These plastics help to prevent interferences in electronic equipment, reduce manufacturing costs and create 60% lighter pieces, as well as being respectful to the environment. Aimplas presented the projects in Brussels, the purpose of which is to improve the electrical and physical properties of plastics using carbon nanotubes and other […]
  • Plasticos Erum. Close customer support sets the tone
    The digital edition of magazine El Exportador by ICEX has published an article about the Erum Group in its February issue. The magazine makes reference to Erum’s operations in Morocco in its Investments section, where every month it analyses a different country from a Spanish investment perspective. El Exportador analyses […]
  • Tougher asphalt with plastic hangers and bottle caps
    Government bodies, universities and Spanish companies such as Plásticos Erum have been taking part in a project to create a new type of asphalt that reduces road maintenance requirements, manufactured by recycling almost 20 tons of hangers, bottle caps, containers and tyres. This new material has been used to surface […]
  • ICEX- Erum Group in Morocco
  • ERUM AT ARABPLAST 2013
    Erum, after recently opening a sales office in Dubai, was at Arabplast, the Arab International Plastics & Rubber Industry Trade Show and Conference, one of the United Arab Emirates’ major plastic industry events. This biennial trade fair targets sector trade professions and is attended by numerous international suppliers that present […]
  • DEVELOPMENT OF SCRATCH-RESISTANT COATINGS FOR PLASTIC PRODUCTS
    Most plastics fall short the highly scratch-resistant properties offered by ceramics, glass and metals. Scratch resistance is generally required from materials used as coverings and laminates. Some options use of loads (wollastonite, nanoclays), slip agents and silicone-based additives. However, none of these current methods is entirely satisfactory. The use of […]
  • PLASTICOS ERUM expands its activities in India with COFIDES funding
    Madrid, December 21, 2012. COFIDES funds the purchase of a facility in India that will allow PLASTICS ERUM strengthen its presence in Asia. COFIDES provides this funding through the Fund for Overseas Investment for Small and Medium Enterprises (FONPYME), managed exclusively for the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness via the […]
  • PHASE TWO OF PROJECT PLAPACK IS UNDERWAY
    A meeting was held with partners in the PLAPACK project at the Erum group headquarters in Alcoy on 19 December. The project consists of developing biodegradable, high impact resistant, low migration transparent plastic projects. The event was organised to analyse and verify the results obtained during the first year of […]
  • ERUM MIDDLE EAST OPENS ITS DOORS
    New horizons open for Erum group, as in its strategic Plan for 2012 in order to gain proximity and give better service to its clients, opens a new office in Dubai, which joins the ones the group already has in Asia. The opening of this commercial office, added to the […]
  • ANTIBACTERIAL PLASTICS
    Numerous advances in the development of antibacterial plastic were presented within the framework of the EHEDG World Congress on Hygienic Engineering & Design 2012. These plastics have bactericide properties, obtained by incorporating nanoparticles into plastic materials, which destroy or halt the growth of bacteria that are harmful to human health. […]
  • ERUM GROUP AT THE CANTON FAIR
    Last October, Erum Plastics was at the China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, which is held twice a year in the city of Guangzhou. This trade fair has been running for more than 53 years, and is the biggest Asian export trade fair in terms […]
  • AIMPLAS creates plastics with a long-lasting insecticide and repellent effect
    The Technological Institute of Plastics (Aimplas) has been working with other organisations to obtain plastics and textiles with long-lasting repellent and insecticide properties that are effective against flies, mosquitoes and ants, among others. This new development aims to maintain the integrity of these substances while they are transformed into other […]
  • Bottle cap collection continues
    Charity plastic bottle cap collections have become increasingly popular in Spain in recent years. These initiatives collect bottle caps to raise funds to meet medical costs not covered by the Spanish national health system and to help the needy to buy orthopaedic equipment they cannot afford. In this case, the […]
  • The Director General for employment and work placement visits Erum
    On 17 September, the Director General for Employment and Work Placement from the Valencia Employment and Training Service (SERVEF), Gonzalo Alabau, met managers from Erum group as part of a round of contacts with senior figures from the Education, Training and Employment department and regional companies to explain the different […]
  • Erum will attend Maroc in Mode
    In the wake of the success of Fez Fast Fashion in June, AMITH, the Moroccan Association of Textile and Apparel Industries, which has 750 members, is preparing a new activity in its international launch programme for the sector in collaboration with Maroc Export or the Moroccan Centre for Export Promotions. […]
  • A 20% LIGHTER BIOPLASTIC
    The Biowert company is using grass to manufacture a bioplastic that is lighter than other, similar materials and which has no environmental impact. This bioplastic combines switchgrass and recycled plastic from different types of polymers and is ideal for injection moulding due to its excellent flow properties. Moulded pieces are […]
  • Self-repairing Plastic
    The Erum group is keeping a close eye on the progress being made in a research project to develop self-repairing plastic components using elastic polymers that automatically halt the growth of micro-cracks that can appear in these materials, and which can sometimes lead to unexpected breakage. Although the plastic components […]
  • Plasticos Erum Joins AIMME
    To drive its competiveness through R&D+i in its productive processes and products, Erum group has announced that it has joined AIMME, the Metal Mechanical Institute of Technology. This will allow the tooling department to develop new R&D+i projects, through access to technology transference, advanced training, analysis and laboratory tests as […]
  • A fungus that recycles plastic
    Representatives of the environmental division at Erum, as part of a plastic hanger recycling programme, will attend a presentation on innovations and advances in the plastics world, highlighting the discovery by a research group at Yale of a fungus capable of converting organic materials into plastic, guaranteeing biological degradation without […]
  • MASTERBATCHES WITH ALMOND SHELLS
    AIJU is working to develop new masterbatch formulations with almond shells to enable it to launch innovative, high performance, sustainable products on the market that are also more economically viable. This new project is developing new colour concentrations by combining natural agricultural waste with different thermoplastics. The aim is to […]
  • Erum group recognised at the CECIT awards
    The Erum Group will be recognised for its business achievements at the 12th CECIT Awards on 22 June, which are organised by the Spanish Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Tangiers. By tradition and because of the category of the winners, the award ceremony has become an important social event […]
  • ERUM is official sponsor of Fest Fast Fashion
    ERUM WILL TAKE PART AS OFFICIAL ‎SPONSOR OF THE FAST FASHION SUPPLY SHOW, ORGANISED BY THE TRADE ORGANIZATION FOR MOROCCAN MANUFACTURERS OF TEXTILE, APPAREL AND FASHION ACCESSORIES (AMITH). The event, which will take place at the Jnane Palace in Fez from 20 to 22 June, will bring together 90 women’s, […]
  • The Plapack research project is one year old
    The main aims of this project, in which several companies (Plásticos Erum, Condensia Química, Nanobiomatters, Envaplaster, Papel Plast and Criimpla) are taking part as a consortium and which receives support from several research centres such as AIMPLAS, the University of Alicante and the ICTP-CSIC, is to develop innovative biodegradable materials […]
  • Erum interested in plant-origin plastics
    Erum group is interested in a new material that contains 20% plant-origin plastic.  It can be used to manufacture hangers and packaging and is 100% recyclable. The production process uses bio-MEG made from sugar cane waste as the raw material for manufacturing eco-friendly green packaging. The Erum group is looking […]
  • Developing PET through biomass
    The Erum Group, true to its commitment to the environment, is seeking new biofuel production technologies and chemical products produced from vegetable biomass for manufacturing hangers. One of the main objectives is to make effective use of biomass for producing renewable polymers, mixing renewable chemicals with petroleum-based material. This material, […]
  • Erum at Automatica Munich
    Erum was at AUTOMATICA, the International Trade Fair for Automation and Mechatronics, which took place in Munich from 22 to 25 May 2012. The purpose was to study industrial innovations suitable for incorporation in our processes, save time and costs and enable us to offer more competitive prices to our […]
  • Launch of a new project that uses materials from renewable sources (WPC)
    Erum, aware of the importance of sustainability to the image of its projects, now has a production process that makes use of waste products. All companies place extremely high value on such products, and this new process that produces products using new technologies at cheaper prices is now up and […]
  • APPAREL VIEWS MAGAZINE
      Advertising published in Indian magazines  Apparel Views and Apparel Online in February 2012
  • Alicante-based company expands into America and becomes stronger in Asia
    In 2010, Spain consumed a total of 2,840,000 tons of plastic, generating 2,206,000 tons of waste, 516,000 tons (or 23.37%) of which was recycled. These figures were taken from the Plastic Consumption, Waste and Recycling Statistics study conducted by TLP Consulting for Cicloplast and are backed by the Spanish Association […]
  • ERUM STRENGTHENS ITS INTERNATIONAL POSITION WITH A SALES OFFICE IN COLOMBIA
    Continuing with the international expansion process started in the mid-1990s, Erum Group has recently opened a new sales office in Bogotá, from where it will provide a service to all clients based in this geographical area. The company’s management team is optimistic that the strategic location of this new trade […]
  • NOVATEC STARTS OPERATING IN MEXICO AND GROWS IN ALCOY WITH ERUM
    Novatec, a company that manufactures automotive components by injection, was formed 12 years ago with the intention of working in the very competitive automobile industry. In spite of its size, Náquera has become an established supplier of highly complex parts, such as double injection petrol refuelling intakes as well as […]
  • PLASTICOS ERUM expands its activities in India with COFIDES funding
    Madrid, December 21, 2012. COFIDES funds the purchase of a facility in India that will allow PLASTICS ERUM strengthen its presence in Asia. COFIDES provides this funding through the Fund for Overseas Investment for Small and Medium Enterprises (FONPYME), managed exclusively for the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness via the […]
  • ERUM MIDDLE EAST OPENS ITS DOORS
    New horizons open for Erum group, as in its strategic Plan for 2012 in order to gain proximity and give better service to its clients, opens a new office in Dubai, which joins the ones the group already has in Asia. The opening of this commercial office, added to the […]
  • ERUM GROUP TAKES PART AS SPEAKER IN AN AUTOMOTIVE AND MACHINE TOOLS WORKSHOP
    On 14 November, Erum Group will be taking part as a speaker in the INDIA-SPAIN Workshop “Cooperation Opportunities in the Automotive & Machine Tool Industries”. The event has been organised by export and investment organisation ICEX and is being held in Vivanta by Taj hotel in Pune. The aim of […]
  • PLASTICOS ERUM IS A PRIZE-WINNER AT THE AEFA AWARDS
    On 5 November in Ibi’s Teatro Rio, the Alicante Family Businesses Association presented the “Premios AEFA” awards, an event now in its 21st year. These awards are given every year and are intended to distinguish the track record, innovative ability and efficient management of family businesses across the province, as […]
  • PLÁSTICOS ERUM JOINS THE CARBON FOOTPRINT REGISTER
    Here at Plásticos Erum we take our commitment to the environment to heart by promoting environmentally friendly practices and working actively in the field of sustainability. As a result of this approach, we have obtained the national accreditation stamp from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and the Environment (MAGRAMA), showing […]
  • HANGERS FOR CEREMONIAL WEAR AND HAUTE COUTURE
    A team Erum group representatives will be at the Professional Trade Fair at “Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week” at the trade fair site in Montjuic from 29 April to 1 May. This show, which comprises 260 exhibiting brands from 17 countries, will showcase the latest innovations in bridal fashions for men […]
  • NOVAERUM AT THE THIRD CONTRACTING IN AUTOMOTIVE
    Novaerum, the automotive division of Erum Group, will be back at the Automotive Industry Subcontracting Show this year. This trade fair is organised by the Moroccan Association for Automotive Industry and Trade (AMICA) in the Tanger Free Zone, the heart of the automotive industry, in conjunction with Renault, also a […]
  • EN ROUTE TO THE CANTON 2016 TRADE FAIR
    Representatives from several Erum Group departments will be travelling to Guangzhou (China) in April. They will attend the Canton trade fair, the world’s leading multi-sector trade fair in terms of exhibition space, visitors and the number of stands, which will be manned by businesses from all over the world. This […]
  • ERUM RAISES ITS INTERNATIONAL PROFILE AT THE EXPOANTAD TRADE FAIR
    Erum group will be at the EXPOANTAD 2016 trade fair to boost its position in the Latin American market. This 33-year-old event will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico. It is an established meeting for the food, consumer products, commercial technology and general goods sector, the most important in Mexico and […]
  • ON OUR WAY TO COLOMBIATEX 2016
    The new edition of Colombiatex de las Americas will open on 26 January. This is the continent’s most important textile trade fair. Erum group will be there for the duration of the event in the Gran Salon, a space set aside for suppliers of items to the Garment Industry, on […]
  • THE KEYS TO ERUM IN THE “IDEAS FACTORY” PROGRAMME
      On 5th January, the “Ideas Factory”, a report on the Erum Group was broadcast by TVE channel La2. The programme was filmed at few weeks earlier at the company’s installations. Entrepreneur Juan Manuel Erum and its international director Blanca Erum talk about some of the strategies that have enabled […]
  • METALMADRID 2015. EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE
    Several technical experts from the Erum group team went to MetalMadrid 2015, one of the biggest industrial sector events in the central region of Spain. The fair was held on 4 and 5 November at the IFEMA trade fair complex and was attended by leading companies from sectors such as […]
  • TVE’S IDEAS FACTORY VISITS PLÁSTICOS ERUM
    A team from leading Spanish TV channel RTVE visited the Plásticos Erum plant this week to make a documentary about the company’s activity and interview its director for the Fábrica de ideas (Ideas Factory) programme. During the interview, business owner Juan Manuel Erum reveals some of the key factors that […]
  • ERUM GETS READY FOR THE SOURCING FAIR IN MARRAKESH
    Erum Maroc is returning once again to the Maroc in Mode and Maroc Sourcing trade fair, organised by the Moroccan Textile and Clothing Industry Association and due to be held this year in Marrakesh from 4 to 5 November. The Erum group, through its Moroccan subsidiary, will be showing how […]
  • BABY&KIDS AT PUERICULTURA MADRID 2015
    Baby and Kids by Erum will be at PUERICULTURA MADRID for the third year running. The International Childhood Products Trade Show organised by IFEMA will take place from 1 to 4 October in Hall 9 at the Feria de Madrid. Visitors will be able to see the products by Baby&Kids, […]
  • NEW INDUSTRIAL EXPANSION AND IMPROVEMENT PROJECT
    Works to extend and improve one of the production bays at Plásticos Erum in Alcoy started in early August. The project is progressing at a good pace and is expected to finish on schedule. This initiative involves modernising the production centre to make us more competitive, optimise costs and improve […]
  • ERUM RENEWS ITS QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATIONS
    Plásticos Erum has already been certified according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 for more than a decade, guaranteeing its quality and environmental management. These certifications show that Erum is committed to improvement and excellent design, manufacture and marketing its hangers and plastic products. These are renewed annually and are […]
  • Charity match between Plásticos Erum and Acteco
    Workers from Plásticos Erum and Acteco got together for a charitable football match last Saturday in Concentaina. The event was one of the activities scheduled by Plásticos Erum as part of its 75th anniversary celebrations and to raise awareness and spread the word about both companies’ social projects. Acteco is […]
  • Erum will be present at Colombiamoda 2015
    Erum will be an exhibitor at Colombiamoda 2015 in Medellin on 28 and 30 July.  This trade fair attracts national and international manufacturers, buyers, students, exhibitors, media and visitors at an event widely thought of as Colombia Fashion Week. The three-day trade fair comprises an array of themed events, with […]
  • TRUSTED SUPPLIERS FOR LARGE MULTINATIONALS
    La publicación EMPRENDEDORES, revista líder de la economía de empresa y finanzas, publicó recientemente un artículo sobre el grupo Erum. En este artículo analiza cuatro casos de éxito relacionados con cuatro empresas españolas proveedoras de productos y servicios de grandes multinacionales, con facturaciones de miles de millones de euros. El grupo […]
  • erum in ‘subcontratacion fair Bilbao’
    SUBCONTRATACION FAIR BILBAO, 17th International Fair of Manufacturing Processes and Equipment 2015 is starting on 26 May, 2015 and ending on 29 May, 2015. The venue of the Trade Show, Fair and Exhibition has been determined as Bilbao Exhibition Center. SUBCONTRATACION FAIR BILBAO will be a stand where plenty of crucial goods […]
  • AUTOMOTIVE INTERNATIONALISATION IN THE COMMUNITY OF VALENCIA
    The digital edition of “Las Provincias” newspaper has published an article on Valencian companies manufacturing parts for the automotive sector that have been able to grow internationally and set up factories outside Spain. One of the paragraphs refers to Erum Group, stating that “the destinations of Valencian companies also include […]
  • Fornituras Magazine reviews erum group at present
    Magazine FORNITURAS, a garment manufacturing sector magazine, has included an article about Plásticos Erum in its last edition. On the one hand, it highlights its presence in the Latin America’s market, where Erum group is growing year after year. On the other hand, it refers to Erum’s commercial activity within the […]
  • Novaerum will be present at Automechanika fair
    A new edition of Automechanika fair will take place in Turkey, from 9th – 12th April, which brings together all relevant professionals from the automotive manufacturing, distribution and repair sectors in the region. The show has consolidated its position as the third biggest trade fair for the automotive industry, and […]
  • THE MOROCCO STYLE FASHION FAIR GETS UNDERWAY
    Erum Maroc is to have a stand at the first Morocco Style Fashion and Tex event. The fair is being held from 10 to 12 March 2015 in Casablanca. The country is trying to promote its local fashion industry, making the most of Casablanca’s strategic position as the trading and […]
  • NOVATEC STARTS OPERATING IN MEXICO AND GROWS IN ALCOY WITH ERUM
    Novatec, a company that manufactures automotive components by injection, was formed 12 years ago with the intention of working in the very competitive automobile industry. In spite of its size, Náquera has become an established supplier of highly complex parts, such as double injection petrol refuelling intakes as well as […]
  • SANT JORDIET VISITS ERUM PLASTICS
    Mauro Alcarez, the child who will play Sant Jordiet at the Moors and Christians Festival in Alcoy in 2015 visited the Erum Plastic plan last week. During his tour of the factory he was shown the manufacturing process of the arrow heads that will be launched from the castle battlements […]
  • ERUM PRESENTS ITS INNOVATIONS AT COLOMBIATEX 2015
    The 27th edition of Colombiatex, one of the most important trade fairs for Latin America’s textile industry, is now underway. The event is an excellent opportunity for businesses to boost exports. For the three days of the trade exhibitions, visitors can discover a superb selection of textile supplies, machinery and […]
  • PLÁSTICOS ERUM IS 75 YEARS OLD
    Grupo Erum now has 75 years of history behind it, a long and distinguished career that began in the early 20th century, when Emilio Erum Verdú, the current partners’ grandfather, started his first business. Since then, and with customer satisfaction as a key objective, Plásticos Erum has undergone continued growth, […]
  • ECO-CHARITABLE ACTIONS
    ACTECO, the industrial waste management arm of Erum Group, has signed an agreement with AIJU, the Toy Technology Institute, and cement company Cemex for the purpose of using plastic waste from the toy sector as fuel. This initiative puts in place a procedure by which plastic waste now being taken […]
  • ERUM GROUP IS COMMITTED TO COLOMBIA FOR GROWTH IN LATIN AMERICA
    Erum Group is committed to continuing its commercial activity in Latin America, and as part of its strategy for strengthening its position in this market, the Group plans to have a stand at the Colombiatex de las Américas trade fair next January, in the city of Medellín. This event has […]
  • Baby & Kids. We continue to work hard
    We have returned to the fair with a good feeling and results. Over 7000 visitors have attended this event, and a lot of professionals have been interested in our products. We thank them all for their interest and time, and here you have a video for those who couldn’t enjoy […]
  • INTREGRATED SOLUTIONS FROM MOROCCO
    Erum Maroc is finishing the final details for its upcoming visit to MAROC IN MODE and MAROC SOURCING, both specialised trade fairs for the garment and supply companies industries. The event will be held in Casablanca on 15 and 16 October and will have 300 exhibitors, a similar number to the […]
  • BABY& KIDS BY ERUM AT THE PUERICULTURA MADRID 2014 TRADE FAIR
    Baby&Kids by Erum is a leading manufacturer of children’s garment hangers. Its representatives will be back at the Puericultura Madrid 2014 trade fair this October. After last year’s success, when more than 7,000 had the opportunity to visit our stand, Baby&Kids will be back again for this year’s edition of […]
  • ERUM CONTRIBUTES TO VOCATIONAL TRAINING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT
    Plásticos Erum is taking part in the intermediate level courses held at the La Foia de Ibi Secondary School, which will commence in September. The course in question is on Plastic and Rubber Transformation Operations and the opportunity to spend time at the company will give students the benefit from […]
  • ERUM RECOMMITS TO QUALITY
    For the tenth consecutive year, Plasticos Erum has renewed its commitment to quality and the environment by obtaining ISO 9001 and 14001 standard certification. This commitment will be valid for yet another year, clear evidence of our commitment to uphold and improve the quality of our products and services. This […]
  • ERUM PLASTICS. SHARING KNOWLEDGE
    Design, technology and industry have been working together for years, changing development tasks in companies. Acquiring new abilities and strengthening other skills is essential if companies are to increase their market value and have more possibilities of attaining success. The Erum group has reinvented itself and evolved in this aspect […]
  • ERUM AT COLOMBIA FASHION 2014
    In July, Erum group will be at Colombia Fashion Week 2014 in Medellín (Colombia). The event is considered Latin America’s most powerful commercial exhibition of its kind. With an extensive offer, more than 1,700 international companies and more than 6,000 national companies take part in this trade show. As usual […]
  • Novaerum was present at the first Automotive Show in Tanger
    From 23 to 25 April, the AMICA, Morocco’s automotive industry and trade association, held the first Automotive Industry Subcontracting Show with the intention of generating new opportunities for purchasing managers and suppliers. AutoRevista, the professional publication which thematically informs about automotive industry, published an article about Erum Group, who was […]
  • THE MAYOR OF IBI AND THE DIRECTOR GENERAL OF INDUSTRY VISIT ACTECO
    On 29 April, the mayor of Ibi, Rafael Serralta, Industry minister, Gloria Llinares, and the Director General of Industry and Director of the IVACE, Joaquín Ríos, visited “ACTECO”, Erum Group’s environmental company. ATECO is among Spain’s and Europe’s most advanced recycling plants. It currently has capacity to handle five tons/hour […]
  • EUROSHOP 2014. AN UNMISSABLE EVENT
    Last February, several Erum Group members attended the Euroshop 2014 trade fair. The fair, which took place in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 16 to 20 February is the largest specialised business investment trade fair in the world. Every three years, Euroshop sets new quality, variety and internationalisation standards. Professionals from a […]
  • ERUM ACCESSORIES FOR PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGNS
    The visual impact of products is essential when it comes to attracting customers and boosting sales in the fashion world. Erum Plastics knows how important the right visual merchandising is in fashion stores, which is why it offers its customers hangers and accessories that complement to the style of their […]
  • ERUM GROUP AS A MODEL FOR INTERNATIONALISATION AND DIVERSIFICATION
    Plásticos Erum gave a presentation during an informative event on Internationalisation for companies in the plastics sector held at the Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico (AIMPLAS) on 24 January. The purpose of the meeting was to support companies in the plastics sector considering internationalisation as a strategic option for developing their […]
  • ERUM MAROC EXHIBITS AT THE FERIA MAROC IN MODE 2013
    Morocco is currently the fifth most important supplier of textiles to the European market. The Moroccan garment industry has come a long way in recent years, not only because it is in conditions to offer production at a competitive cost, but because it has its own products to offer markets […]
  • ERUM APPEARS AT ROBOMATICA AND K-2013
    Technicians from the Erum group visited the Robomatica (Madrid) and K 2013 (Düsseldorf) trade fairs in October. The trip to Robomatica is part of the Erum Group’s industrial competitiveness plan. Its technicians discovered the latest innovations and gathered information about market trends in the robotics and automation fields through exhibits […]
  • HANGERS FOR KIDS
      Baby and Kids by Erum presented its new 2014 collection of gift baskets and personalised hangers for babies at the Childcare Product Trade Fair in Madrid, organised by Ifema. More than 1,000 trade visitors had the opportunity to get a first-hand look at our gift packs, trends and an […]
  • ERUM IS A PIONEER IN THE HANGER WORLD
    Magazine FORNITURAS has included an article about Plásticos Erum in its September edition. The garment manufacturing sector magazine highlights the qualities of the Erum group that make it an outstanding international company by offering global, competitive solutions and achieving its primary aim: customer satisfaction. The article makes mention of the […]
  • CHILDREN’S HANGERS AT PUERICULTURA MADRID 2013
    The firm Baby and Kids by Erum will be welcoming visitors to Stand 3E15 in Hall 3 at IFEMA (Madrid) in October. This event is a unique opportunity for leading manufacturers, distributors and suppliers of services, products and collections for children, baby and maternity care, to showcase their innovations, as […]
  • A TOTAL OF 40 YOUNGSTERS BENEFIT FROM THE PLASTIC CAP INITIATIVE
    The Fundación SEUR in collaboration with ACTECO, has managed to collect more than 1,479 tons of plastic bottle caps with the help of more than 13 million people. Around 40 minors have benefited from this programme, the purpose of which is to raise funds to meet medical costs not covered […]
  • QUALITY, A STRATEGIC FACTOR FOR PLASTICOS ERUM
  • ECOLOGICAL FUEL FROM USED PLASTIC
    Details have recently been released of an important R&D+I project which produces fuel from plastic waste. The product obtained can be used by standard diesel vehicles and in domestic and industrial boilers and electric generators. The initiative, funded by Spain’s Ministry of the Economy and Competitiveness, seeks to take advantage […]
  • JUAN MANUEL & EMILIO ERUM IN THE LATEST BOOK BY ANGEL FONT
    Angel Font’s latest publication – “El crack de 2008. The crisis that changed the world” is in bookshops now. This is a book where more than 400 Spanish business figures have filled two, 1,000 page volumes with statements and proposals, analysing those of State and Autonomous governments, the lack of […]
  • LEARNING FROM GREAT MARKETING GURUS
    To discover the latest trends in business management in Spain and around the world, the Erum group attended at a meeting at IFEMA in Madrid last month with the planet’s leading business experts, who have the power to make changes that our environment demands. “Hoy es Marketing” is an annual […]
  • ERUM TAKES PART IN TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL IN ALCOY
    The newspaper ‘Información’ has published an article about some new arrows that the company Plasticos Erum has manufactured to celebrate the “Aparición”, the closing event of the trilogy of festivals organised in Alcoy in honour of San Jorge (St George). The old arrow design was almost 50 years old and […]
  • ERUM RECOGNISES YOUNG DESIGNERS
    The awards ceremony for the third edition of the “Don Emilio Erum Design Awards” took place on 11 April to recognise innovative design at the Art and Design School in Alcoy (Escola d’Art I Superior de Disseny d’Alcoi). The winner of the competition was Adriá Cano, with his hanger project […]
  • ERUM GROUP, INTEGRAL HANGER AND ACCESSORY SOLUTIONS
    Fornituras, a magazine that publishes information about textiles, machinery and accessories for the garment industry, included an article about the Erum Group in its March issue: “Erum Group is currently one of the best known, most prestigious manufacturers of hangers and accessories for fashion product display and sales. Its integral […]
  • III DON EMILIO ERUM DESIGN CONTEST
    During 2010 and 2011, Grupo Erum, in partnership with L’Escola d’Art i Superior de Disseny d’Alcoi, ran the Clothes Hangers and Window Display Design Contest, held in memory of Don Emilio Erum, who founded the company and was the driving force behind its plastic injection operations. The competition, now in […]
  • ERUM AND ITS COMMITMENT TO CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT
    A delegation from Erum attended Exposolidos, the Exhibition for the Technology and Processing of Solids. This is the leading trade fair in southern Europe specialising in handling and processing solid material. The purpose of the visit was to improve the technology used in processes related to the raw material employed […]
  • Plasticos Erum. Close customer support sets the tone
    The digital edition of magazine El Exportador by ICEX has published an article about the Erum Group in its February issue. The magazine makes reference to Erum’s operations in Morocco in its Investments section, where every month it analyses a different country from a Spanish investment perspective. El Exportador analyses […]
  • Tougher asphalt with plastic hangers and bottle caps
    Government bodies, universities and Spanish companies such as Plásticos Erum have been taking part in a project to create a new type of asphalt that reduces road maintenance requirements, manufactured by recycling almost 20 tons of hangers, bottle caps, containers and tyres. This new material has been used to surface […]
  • ICEX- Erum Group in Morocco
  • ERUM AT ARABPLAST 2013
    Erum, after recently opening a sales office in Dubai, was at Arabplast, the Arab International Plastics & Rubber Industry Trade Show and Conference, one of the United Arab Emirates’ major plastic industry events. This biennial trade fair targets sector trade professions and is attended by numerous international suppliers that present […]
  • PLASTICOS ERUM expands its activities in India with COFIDES funding
    Madrid, December 21, 2012. COFIDES funds the purchase of a facility in India that will allow PLASTICS ERUM strengthen its presence in Asia. COFIDES provides this funding through the Fund for Overseas Investment for Small and Medium Enterprises (FONPYME), managed exclusively for the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness via the […]
  • PHASE TWO OF PROJECT PLAPACK IS UNDERWAY
    A meeting was held with partners in the PLAPACK project at the Erum group headquarters in Alcoy on 19 December. The project consists of developing biodegradable, high impact resistant, low migration transparent plastic projects. The event was organised to analyse and verify the results obtained during the first year of […]
  • The Director General for employment and work placement visits Erum
    On 17 September, the Director General for Employment and Work Placement from the Valencia Employment and Training Service (SERVEF), Gonzalo Alabau, met managers from Erum group as part of a round of contacts with senior figures from the Education, Training and Employment department and regional companies to explain the different […]
  • Erum will attend Maroc in Mode
    In the wake of the success of Fez Fast Fashion in June, AMITH, the Moroccan Association of Textile and Apparel Industries, which has 750 members, is preparing a new activity in its international launch programme for the sector in collaboration with Maroc Export or the Moroccan Centre for Export Promotions. […]
  • A 20% LIGHTER BIOPLASTIC
    The Biowert company is using grass to manufacture a bioplastic that is lighter than other, similar materials and which has no environmental impact. This bioplastic combines switchgrass and recycled plastic from different types of polymers and is ideal for injection moulding due to its excellent flow properties. Moulded pieces are […]
  • Self-repairing Plastic
    The Erum group is keeping a close eye on the progress being made in a research project to develop self-repairing plastic components using elastic polymers that automatically halt the growth of micro-cracks that can appear in these materials, and which can sometimes lead to unexpected breakage. Although the plastic components […]
  • Plasticos Erum Joins AIMME
    To drive its competiveness through R&D+i in its productive processes and products, Erum group has announced that it has joined AIMME, the Metal Mechanical Institute of Technology. This will allow the tooling department to develop new R&D+i projects, through access to technology transference, advanced training, analysis and laboratory tests as […]
  • A fungus that recycles plastic
    Representatives of the environmental division at Erum, as part of a plastic hanger recycling programme, will attend a presentation on innovations and advances in the plastics world, highlighting the discovery by a research group at Yale of a fungus capable of converting organic materials into plastic, guaranteeing biological degradation without […]
  • MASTERBATCHES WITH ALMOND SHELLS
    AIJU is working to develop new masterbatch formulations with almond shells to enable it to launch innovative, high performance, sustainable products on the market that are also more economically viable. This new project is developing new colour concentrations by combining natural agricultural waste with different thermoplastics. The aim is to […]
  • Erum group recognised at the CECIT awards
    The Erum Group will be recognised for its business achievements at the 12th CECIT Awards on 22 June, which are organised by the Spanish Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Tangiers. By tradition and because of the category of the winners, the award ceremony has become an important social event […]
  • ERUM is official sponsor of Fest Fast Fashion
    ERUM WILL TAKE PART AS OFFICIAL ‎SPONSOR OF THE FAST FASHION SUPPLY SHOW, ORGANISED BY THE TRADE ORGANIZATION FOR MOROCCAN MANUFACTURERS OF TEXTILE, APPAREL AND FASHION ACCESSORIES (AMITH). The event, which will take place at the Jnane Palace in Fez from 20 to 22 June, will bring together 90 women’s, […]
  • The Plapack research project is one year old
    The main aims of this project, in which several companies (Plásticos Erum, Condensia Química, Nanobiomatters, Envaplaster, Papel Plast and Criimpla) are taking part as a consortium and which receives support from several research centres such as AIMPLAS, the University of Alicante and the ICTP-CSIC, is to develop innovative biodegradable materials […]
  • Erum interested in plant-origin plastics
    Erum group is interested in a new material that contains 20% plant-origin plastic.  It can be used to manufacture hangers and packaging and is 100% recyclable. The production process uses bio-MEG made from sugar cane waste as the raw material for manufacturing eco-friendly green packaging. The Erum group is looking […]
  • Developing PET through biomass
    The Erum Group, true to its commitment to the environment, is seeking new biofuel production technologies and chemical products produced from vegetable biomass for manufacturing hangers. One of the main objectives is to make effective use of biomass for producing renewable polymers, mixing renewable chemicals with petroleum-based material. This material, […]
  • Erum at Automatica Munich
    Erum was at AUTOMATICA, the International Trade Fair for Automation and Mechatronics, which took place in Munich from 22 to 25 May 2012. The purpose was to study industrial innovations suitable for incorporation in our processes, save time and costs and enable us to offer more competitive prices to our […]
  • Launch of a new project that uses materials from renewable sources (WPC)
    Erum, aware of the importance of sustainability to the image of its projects, now has a production process that makes use of waste products. All companies place extremely high value on such products, and this new process that produces products using new technologies at cheaper prices is now up and […]
  • APPAREL VIEWS MAGAZINE
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    In 2010, Spain consumed a total of 2,840,000 tons of plastic, generating 2,206,000 tons of waste, 516,000 tons (or 23.37%) of which was recycled. These figures were taken from the Plastic Consumption, Waste and Recycling Statistics study conducted by TLP Consulting for Cicloplast and are backed by the Spanish Association […]
  • EPS-FISH PROJECT: SOLUTION TO FISH BOX RECYCLING
    The ‘EPS-FISH’ project to recycle expanded polystyrene waste from fresh fish packaging recently gave some good results. This project was carried out by Acteco with help from Aimplas (Plastic Technology Institute). Expanded polystyrene (EPS) is used all over the world to manufacture crates for fresh fish and other produce. While […]
  • RECYCLING: THE WORM THAT EATS NON-BIODEGRADABLE PLASTIC
    Plastics are an important aspect of modern living, because they are used to manufacture items that we use every day. This heavy use of plastics means that the end of the product life cycle requires effective management and although we are managing to recycle more every year, researchers are still […]
  • THE ‘PMJOIN’ PROJECT EXPLORES WAYS OF CREATING METAL-PLASTIC JOINTS WITH LASER
    Erum group is closely following the progress made in studies as part of the PMjoin European Project, participating in a consortium of companies that work mainly in the vehicle manufacturing sector and researchers from centres in France, Germany, Belgium and Spain. The PMjoin project is developing an innovative process for […]
  • METALMADRID 2015. EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE
    Several technical experts from the Erum group team went to MetalMadrid 2015, one of the biggest industrial sector events in the central region of Spain. The fair was held on 4 and 5 November at the IFEMA trade fair complex and was attended by leading companies from sectors such as […]
  • SUCCESS STORIES: GAS ASSISTED INJECTION
    The Plastic Technology Institute (Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico (AIMPLAS), as part of its campaign to publicise its success stories, has interviewed Blanca Erum, assistant to the General Management of Erum Group, which you can see in this video. The project being carried out jointly by the parties consisted of manufacturing […]
  • VIRTUAL MOULDING FOR EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENT
    Grupo Erum attended a technical conference on injection simulation using Sigmasoft Virtual Molding technology. This is a revolutionary analysis technology that replaces a physical injection machine with a virtual simulation. The whole process can be performed on the computer so that optimised moulds can produce items without faults from the […]
  • ULTRASONIC MOULDING TECHNOLOGY
    Erum Group’s R&D department are studying a possible future investment in the revolutionary technology of moulding plastics by ultrasound. The technique can be applied to the manufacture of high precision items where quality and miniaturisation requirements present new technological challenges. This technology radically changes the conventional concept of plastification of […]
  • ERUM GROUP INVESTS IN 3D TECHNOLOGY
    3D printing has been a major revolution for the design sector and has gradually been spreading to other markets such as car manufacturing, the aerospace industry, medicine and now the construction industry and architecture. Plásticos Erum, following its policy of continuous investment in research and development, has acquired a rapid […]