A. Schulman Highlights Its Capacities for Tailor-Made Solutions and Commodities at PLAST Milan

AKRON, Ohio – May 17, 2018 – A. Schulman Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading international supplier of
high-performance plastic compounds, powders, composites and resins, today announced that it will participate at the tradeshow Plast, taking place from May 29 – June 1, 2018 in Milan, Italy. During the event, the Company will reveal how its comprehensive portfolio can deliver customized solutions to current and emerging market demands.

A. Schulman has a strong presence in Italy with two manufacturing sites in Gorla, North of Milan, where the Company produces masterbatches, additives and specialty powders for the local and European market. Due to the strong market demand, an additional compounding line has just recently been added at one of the sites. 

“Not only do we have production here in Gorla, but we also have laboratories at both of our sites,” says Diego Imbrighi, Entity Manager at A. Schulman. “They are equipped for developments, color-matching and technical support, which gives us the possibility to work on customized solutions in collaboration with our customers. We can therefore provide a local, tailor-made service, but also offer to our customers the advantage of a wide and globally available product range, because we are an international company.”

A. Schulman’s product portfolio spans the packaging, mobility, building & construction, electrical & electronics, agriculture and sports, leisure & home, as well as personal care & hygiene markets.

Meet our experts in hall 9, booth C141 or visit www.aschulman.com to learn more about how A. Schulman helps its customers to be successful.


About A. Schulman

A. Schulman, Inc. is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds, composites 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 5,200 people and has 54 manufacturing facilities globally. A. Schulman reported net sales of approximately $2.5 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2017. Additional information about A. Schulman can be found at www.aschulman.com.

Contact information:

Media in Europe:
Jasmin Bisch
Communications Manager EMEA
A. Schulman International Services BVBA
B-1840 Londerzeel
Tel: +32 (0)52 750 576
Email: Jasmin.Bisch@aschulman.com 


Media and Investors in United States
Jennifer K. Beeman
Vice President, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
A. Schulman, Inc.
3637 Ridgewood Road
Fairlawn, OH 44333
United States
Tel: +1 330-666-3751
Email: Jennifer.Beeman@aschulman.com