AVON LAKE, OHIO (June 26, 9:10 a.m. ET) — PolyOne Corp. is expanding into
Avon Lake-based PolyOne will open a sales office and color lab in
In a June 25 news release, officials said the immediate focus of the new location will be to support customers who manufacture products such as PET containers for beverage and personal care markets.
Chief Operating Officer Robert Patterson added that the site initially will focus on ColorMatrix products, but it also will provide “an excellent foothold to leverage other PolyOne businesses throughout the region in the future.”
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PolyOne ranks as
In the first quarter of 2012, PolyOne posted sales of $781 million — the highest total in the firm's 12-year history and an increase of almost 9 percent vs. the year-ago period. PolyOne recorded sales of $2.9 billion for full-year 2011.