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Last $43.13 USD
Change Today -0.58 / -1.33%
Volume 136.6K
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A. Schulman, Inc. supplies plastic compounds and resins for use in packaging, mobility, building and construction, electronics and electrical, agriculture, personal care and hygiene, custom services, sports, home, and leisure markets. 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. It also offers white color, absorptive, anti-fog, anti-static, carbon black, and other concentrates to improve the performance, appearance, and processing of plastics for intended applications; additive solutions, such as antibacterial, flame retardant, ultra-violet (UV), anti-static, barrier, antioxidant products to enhance performance and processing properties; and application solutions, including solutions that minimize the use of plastics or incorporate the use of either recycled plastics or renewable-based polymers. In addition, the company develops engineered plastics, which provide structural integrity; multi-component blends that include polyolefins, nylons, polyesters, elastomers, and others; and formulating know-how with fiber reinforcements, such as glass and carbon, nano-reinforcements, flame retardants, impact modifiers, and UV stabilization. Further, it offers size reduction services; resins for the injection, blow molding, and rotational molding markets; jet milling services used for products requiring fine particle size, including additives for printing inks, adhesives, waxes, and cosmetics; cryogenic milling services for heat sensitive materials; and tolling services. Additionally, the company buys, repackages, and re-sells polymers for various processing types comprising injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, and film and sheet extruding. It has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Fairlawn, Ohio.

3,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/6/15
Founded in 1928

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

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $555.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $415.7K
Chief Legal Officer, Vice President, General ...
Total Annual Compensation: $353.3K
Vice President and General Manager of Latin A...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Key Developments

A. Schulman, Inc. Appoints Tony Daponte as First Research & Development Director

A. Schulman, Inc. announced the appointment of Tony Daponte as the company's first Research & Development Director Masterbatch for the Asia-Pacific region. In this capacity, he will collaborate with the existing application centers in the region and assist in the development of a R&D facility dedicated to harnessing the technical know-how in APAC. Since 2001, Daponte has served as the company's R&D Director Masterbatch for Europe, Middle East and Africa. In this role, he has contributed to the ongoing development of innovative products and value-adding properties that support the company’s diverse solutions portfolio. In 2012, he also was named the Managing Director for the company's facility in Bornem, Belgium.

A. Schulman Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on August 3, 2015

A. Schulman, Inc. declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.205 per common share, payable August 3, 2015, to shareholders of record on July 15, 2015.

A. Schulman, Inc. Commences Senior Notes Offering

A. Schulman, Inc. announced that it intends to offer to sell, subject to market and other conditions, $375 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2023 in an offering that is exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933. The Notes will be jointly and severally and fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior basis by certain of the company's domestic subsidiaries. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the Notes offering to finance a portion of the cash consideration to be paid in its proposed acquisition of HGGC Citadel Plastics Holdings, Inc. to refinance certain existing debt and for general corporate purposes, including fees and expenses related to the Acquisition.


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