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Plastic Omnium turning its full attention to auto
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French auto parts supplier Plastic Omnium SA is selling its environment business to an investment firm to focus solely on its auto supply operations. The Paris-based company is a major plastics...
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07-20-2018
Graham moves into medical with Medbio investment
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Private equity firm Graham Partners has entered injection molded medical goods with an investment in Medbio LLC of Grand Rapids, Mich. Graham Partners acquired a majority interest in Medbio,...
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07-20-2018
Intertape buys Polyair Inter Pack for e-commerce growth
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Intertape Polymer Group Inc. is betting on high growth in e-commerce. Intertape has agreed to buy all the equity in Polyair Inter Pack Inc., a major producer of protective packaging such as bubble ...
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07-20-2018
Alpek to restart feedstocks plant within eight weeks
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Alpek SAB de CV says it expects to restart a feedstocks plant in Altamira, Mexico, damaged in a July 15, within four to eight weeks. Alpek CEO Jose Valdez said on a July 19 earnings call that it...
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07-20-2018
Quest uses IT to boost tooling production
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Lapeer, Mich. — Mold makers love to brag about their latest CNC machining technology. But for Dennis Hoover, the coolest news is how his company, Quest Industries Inc., has greatly improved...
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07-20-2018
Asahi Kasei to buy interiors supplier Sage for $1.1 billion
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Japanese materials company Asahi Kasei Corp., as part of a long-term strategy to triple its automotive business, said it plans to acquire U.S. interiors supplier Sage Automotive Interiors Inc. in...
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07-20-2018
IAC's Ryntz to receive SPE Lifetime Achievement Award
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Rose Ryntz has been named 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award winner by the Society of Plastics Engineers' automotive division. Ryntz, vice president of global advanced development and material...
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07-19-2018
The plastics M&A market remains strong
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Plastics mergers and acquisitions activity remained strong in the first half of 2018, with private equity investments continuing to play a larger role in the market. P&M Corporate Finance LLC...
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07-19-2018
Materials firm EnCom plans investment, new jobs for Indiana
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Compounding firm EnCom Polymers Inc. is spending almost $11 million to expand in its hometown of Evansville, Ind. The move will create 42 new jobs by 2021, officials said in a July 17 news release....
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07-19-2018
HBPO scouting additional Michigan site, eyeing NA growth
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HBPO North America Inc., a Troy, Mich.-based supplier of front-end modules for the automotive industry, is scouting locations for an additional assembly plant in Michigan. Larry Weis, a spokesman...
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07-19-2018
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Published on November 12, 2010 Executive Compensation Special Report
"This 18-page report includes the relevant content from our Sept. 6 Executive Compensation special report and ranking, plus significant, additional, previously unpublished stories and data

Plastics News' supplemental report on employment compensation of executives in North America's plastics industry. 

Includes previously unpublished content:

Articles by reporter Mike Verespej: Bonuses rise with performance; Q&A with the Corporate Library's Paul Hodgson.

It covers the most current issues regarding compensation trends, cash bonuses, stock and option awards, say-on-pay, Securities and Exchange Commission regulations, Dodd-Frank and more. 

It also includes Plastics News’ ranking chart of 150 of the top-paid executives at publicly held plastics companies in North America, compiled by executive compensation research firm Equilar Inc. of Redwood Calif. (the printed report contained only the top 100); as well as a Q&A on compensation reform with an independent expert in the field and more than a dozen more charts and tables drawn from PN’s own database as well as macroeconomic data. 

Additional charts and tables, including 5-year histories and other compensation statistics.

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