PPI has, since 1985, provided technical
assistance to companies looking to improve their competitive position or
learn how to address problems beyond their internal plastics expertise.
Established in 1996, the NJMEP, a joint New Jersey
state and National Institute of Standards and Technology sponsored program,
is charged with revitalizing manufacturing companies in New Jersey.
PPI is a service provider to New Jersey companies
through the NJMEP. It is an organization whose mission is to help New Jersey
manufacturers. The NJMEP, through its network of industry sector
specialists, uses the resources of the State Technology Centers, academic,
and private sector consultants, to solve business problems. Some areas
in which the NJMEP can assist companies include:
· Internet presence
· Workforce training
· Environmental compliance
· Product design
· New market analysis
· Technology upgrades
Once a company contacts the
NJMEP for assistance, a sector specialist meets with them to discuss issues
and identify goals. The sector specialist then identifies the proper resources
and proposes a solution to the company. If approved, the sector
specialist manages the project to completion.
represents a cost effective way for New
Jersey companies to access a wide range of
resources to assist with pressing business issues.
more information or to speak with a sector specialist, please contact:
since April 30th, 2002