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A. Schulman, Inc. supplies plastic compounds and resins for packaging, automotive, consumer products, and industrial applications. It offers carbon black and white color concentrates, absorptive concentrates that reduce odors, and anti-static concentrates; additive solutions, which enhance the appearance and performance of plastics; and application solutions, such as solutions that minimize the use of plastics or incorporate the use of either recycled plastics or renewable-based polymers. The company also provides polymer solutions, which provide customized cross-linked resins; multi-component blends, including polyolefins, nylons, polyesters, elastomers, ionomers, and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene; and formulating know-how with fiber reinforcements, such as glass and carbon, nano-reinforcements, flame retardants, impact modifiers, and UV stabilization. In addition, it offers specialty powders that include size reduction and resins for the injection, blow molding, and rotational molding markets; jet milling services used for products requiring very fine particle size, such as additives for printing inks, adhesives, waxes, and cosmetics; cryogenic milling services for heat sensitive materials; and tolling services. Further, the company provides custom performance colors, including standard and customized colors, organic and inorganic pigments, high chroma colors in translucent or opaque formats, and special effects. Additionally, it buys, repackages, and re-sells polymers for various processing types comprising injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, and film and sheet extrusion. The company’s products are also used in a range of markets, such as mobility, building and construction, electronics and electrical, agriculture, personal care and hygiene, custom services, sports, leisure, and home. It has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. A. Schulman, Inc. was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Fairlawn, Ohio.

3,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/1/14
Founded in 1928

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $875.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $392.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $535.7K
Chief Legal Officer, Vice President, General ...
Total Annual Compensation: $340.9K
Vice President and General Manager of America...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Key Developments

A. Schulman Increases Regular Cash Dividend, Payable on November 5, 2014

A. Schulman, Inc. announced a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.205 per common share, payable November 5, 2014, to shareholders of record on October 27, 2014. This represents a 2.5% increase over the prior quarter's dividend payout.

A. Schulman, Inc. Signs a Agreement with Initz

A. Schulman, Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement with INITZ for the compounding and marketing of INITZ Co., Ltd.'s ECOTRAN(R) Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) compounds. A. Schulman will be producing, selling and distributing the ECOTRAN(R) compounds in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas. PPS is a semi-crystalline high-performance polymer and is typically used as 40% to 60% filled compound and is well known for its excellent thermal and chemical resistance, its mechanical strength and dimensional stability.

A. Schulman, Inc. Presents at KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic Materials & Packaging Conference, Sep-10-2014 11:00 AM

A. Schulman, Inc. Presents at KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic Materials & Packaging Conference, Sep-10-2014 11:00 AM. Venue: InterContinental Boston, 510 Atlantic Ave., Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Bernard Rzepka, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, Joseph J. Levanduski, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Vice President.


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