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2014-09-16 16:30:33

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Engineering Plastics in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Categories: Polycarbonate (PC), Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS), Polyacetal (PA), Nylon, Thermoplastic Polyesters, and Others. The End-Use markets also analyzed in the report include Automotive, Electrical and Electronics, Appliances, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan,...

2014-09-03 08:36:47

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that Bernard Rzepka, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, and Joseph J. Levanduski, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the KeyBanc 2014 Capital Markets Basic Materials and Packaging Conference in Boston at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. The presentation slides will be posted on the investor relations portion of the...

2014-09-02 20:20:58

LONDON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Plastics Compounding Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/148899/The-Plastics-Compounding-Market.html BACKGROUNDThis report is an update by a different author of one published in September 2009. The new researcher and writer is a Ph.D. chemical engineer who has written many BCC Research reports on plastics markets.The term "plastics" in this report refers to thermoplastic organic...

2014-09-02 08:23:53

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that it has acquired Compco Pty. Ltd. ("Compco"), located near Melbourne, Australia, for $6.7 million in cash. Compco is a manufacturer of a variety of plastic compounds and products including masterbatches and custom performance colors. Key markets include packaging, wire & cable and pipe. Compco achieved revenues of nearly $15 million for its fiscal year ending June 30, 2014. Joseph M. Gingo,...

2014-08-04 16:22:16

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that Bernard Rzepka, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, and Joseph J. Levanduski, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, in New York. A copy of the slides will be posted on the investor relations portion of the Company's website at...

2014-07-21 16:22:20

AKRON, Ohio, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins, today announced that it has received the Brose Supplier Performance Award Europe for the year 2013. At the 2014 Brose Supplier Day award ceremony in Bamberg, Germany, A. Schulman was recognized among Brose's approximately 1,300 global suppliers for its performance in Europe. The Brose Supplier Performance Award is based on...

2014-07-01 16:23:52

AKRON, Ohio, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of a selected majority of the assets of the Specialty Plastics business segment from Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) for $91 million in cash. The agreement to acquire the assets was first announced on June 4, 2014. The acquisition includes four facilities located in the United States as well as operations in Spain. "This acquisition is an excellent strategic...

2014-06-23 08:23:43

AKRON, Ohio, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that its Board of Directors has named Bernard Rzepka as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective January 1, 2015. In addition, the Board has nominated Joseph M. Gingo, the Company's current Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, to continue as Chairman of the Board after his retirement as President and Chief Executive Officer on December 31, 2014. The changes are...

2014-06-19 16:22:59

AKRON, Ohio, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable August 1, 2014, to shareholders of record on July 18, 2014. 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...

2014-06-06 23:04:01

Asia-Pacific Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene market is segmented on basis of applications and geographies - http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene-6142914407.html. (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 The global market for acrylonitrile butadiene styrene is experiencing a strong growth mainly due to the rising demand from its end-use applications and also from wind energy applications. Modern technologies and innovations in applications, products, and...


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