Hot Shots 2025

Calling All Injection Molders!

Submit your part and compete in PTXPO 2025's injection molded parts competition brought to you by the Plastics Technology editorial team. Using a “People’s Choice” model, all expo attendees will be eligible to vote for the parts they think show the most molding prowess. One winner will be chosen for Technical Sophistication and one for Achievement in Molding Efficiency and/or Economics.

INSTRUCTIONS: Complete this form and fill out all the requested data. It is understood that confidentiality agreements may limit some of the information you can provide, but submissions with insufficient information may not be accepted in the Hot Shots Competition. If you have any questions or problems, please direct them to Jacquie Webb at  

SHIPPING & TRANSPORTATION: Entrants should be available to travel to the PTXPO 2025 event (March 18-20, 2025 in Rosemont, IL), and they must be willing to ship or bring a physical part to display at the event. (Exceptions may be made for extremely large parts!) DO NOT send parts to Plastics Technology magazine or Gardner Business Media. 

Don’t miss your chance to be recognized for your work in front of the entire industry! Submit your part by Wednesday, February 19 to be considered.