- Company to present latest developments and host customer technical seminars at the Company’s booth E400:
- Latest developments - Weight reduction and metallic finish of molded parts
- Rotomolding and Specialty Powders – Best industry practices-
- Masterbatch – Additives enhancing the product performance
AKRON, Ohio – April 3, 2017 – A. Schulman Inc. (Nasdaq: SHLM), a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds, composites, powders, masterbatches, and resins will present its broad range of specialty materials and solutions at FeiPlastic on April 3-7, 2 017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. A. Schulman will be located in booth E400.
The Company is also scheduled to make three presentations at the Knowledge Zone which is FeiPlastic’s platform for technical presentations. In addition, customers have the possibility to benefit from the technical seminars at A. Schulman’s booth E400. These seminars will discuss technical recommendations, best practices and latest developments.
“A. Schulman has one of the largest footprints of the compounders located in Latin America. Currently, we serve customers via six manufacturing sites and an innovation center in the region,” said Gustavo Perez, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Latin America. “Our wide offering and our local footprint uniquely position us as a true partner to help our customers succeed in the fast paced Latin American plastics business.”
In Brazil, A. Schulman has two manufacturing facilities. The facility located in Sumaré serves the local market with masterbatch products, engineered thermoplastics and specialty powders, while the Company’s facility in Rio Claro supports the needs of the Brazilian customers in engineered composites.
About A. Schulman, Inc.
A. Schulman, Inc. is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins headquartered in Akron, Ohio. Since 1928, the Company has been providing innovative solutions to meet its customers' demanding requirements. The Company's customers span a wide range of markets such as packaging, mobility, building & construction, electronics & electrical, agriculture, personal care & hygiene, sports, leisure & home, custom services and others. The Company employs approximately 4,800 people and has 54 manufacturing facilities globally. A. Schulman reported net sales of approximately $2.5 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2016. Additional information about A. Schulman can be found at www.aschulman.com.
A. Schulman, Inc.:
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