AKRON, Ohio, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that it received a 2014 Manny Award from Inside Business magazine, recognizing the Company as one of the top manufacturers in Northeast Ohio. The award honors companies that make the region stronger by developing innovative new products, reaching new markets and investing in the future.
"We are proud to receive this recognition, and we thank Inside Business for helping to shine the spotlight on some of the region's best companies with the Manny Awards," said Joseph M. Gingo, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of A. Schulman. "Through the talents and hard work of everyone at A. Schulman, we have established a strong track record of satisfying customer needs, offering innovative products, expanding into new markets and achieving strategic growth through acquisitions and organic initiatives."
A. Shulman won for the category of Global Business at this year's Manny Awards presentation held by Inside Business on May 13, 2014.
About A. Schulman, Inc.
A. Schulman, Inc. is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins headquartered in Akron, Ohio. Since 1928, the Company has been providing innovative solutions to meet its customers' demanding requirements. The Company's customers span a wide range of markets such as packaging, mobility, building & construction, electronics & electrical, agriculture, personal care & hygiene, sports, leisure & home, custom services and others. The Company employs approximately 3,500 people and has 38 manufacturing facilities globally. A. Schulman reported net sales of $2.1 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2013. Additional information about A. Schulman can be found at www.aschulman.com.
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