Five years ago in Plastics News:
Seda Specialty Packaging Corp. planned to invest $14.6 million in new molding, extrusion and downstream equipment following a public stock offering. (CCL Industries Inc. of Toronto bought Los Angeles-based Seda in summer of 1997.)
Park-Ohio Industries Inc. bought Gilchrist Kustom Molders Inc. and its Davies Container line of plastic pails.
Spartech Corp. said it would invest $3 million in a new sheet extrusion plant in the Midwest.
Chrysler Corp. bought four 3,000-ton injection presses to make bumper fascias for its Neon cars in Belvidere, Ill.