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Sep 30, 2014, 09:08 ET
Kagamibiraki is a traditional Japanese ceremony performed in celebratory ceremonies. Asahi Kasei Plastics breaks ground on new facility in Alabama. (PRNewsFoto/Asahi Kasei Plastics)

Asahi Kasei Plastics Breaks Ground On Athens Alabama Site

Federal, State and local officials joined together with Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc. and their honored guests to officially break ground...

Oct 11, 2013, 08:32 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Announces Soform™ For Automotive Interiors

        Fowlerville, Mich. Asahi Kasei Plastics introduces Soform a specialty patent pending soft-touch...

Mar 21, 2013, 14:14 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Invests $5 Million In New Compounding Line & Projects

 Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. announces they are proceeding with a $5 million investment in a new compounding line and plant...

Feb 19, 2013, 10:57 ET

Asahi Kasei Introduces Long Glass Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene

 Asahi Kasei Plastics announces a new long glass fiber reinforced polypropylene for improved impact performance and 20 Percent cost...

Dec 06, 2012, 10:17 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Wins "Most Innovative Use Of Plastics" In Materials Category Of SPE® Automotive Innovation Awards Competition

 Ford Motor Co. and Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. shared the stage at the 42nd Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®) Automotive...

Aug 07, 2012, 14:15 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics & Unified Energies International Developing Wind Turbine

 Asahi Kasei Plastics N.A. Inc. is working with Unified Energies International, Inc. in the development of the "Windstrument™" wind...

Jun 04, 2012, 10:15 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Expands In Mexico

 Asahi Kasei Plastics N.A. Inc. is commemorating their 12-year anniversary with the opening of a new sales office in Mexico ("Asahi Kasei...

Mar 23, 2012, 10:13 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Promotes Scott Kushion to Director - Commercial Services & Industrial Segments

Asahi Kasei Plastics N.A. Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott Kushion to Director of Commercial Services and Industrial...

Mar 14, 2012, 08:37 ET

Iichiro Kitsuda Promoted to Vice President of Sales - At Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc.

John Moyer, President, Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Iichiro Kitsuda to Vice President...

Feb 28, 2012, 10:55 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Licenses Thermylene® to Polyplast in Germany

 Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. of Fowlerville, Michigan has licensed Polyplast Compound Werk GmbH (PCW), of Eilenberg, Germany to...

Feb 08, 2012, 13:22 ET

New Resin Technology From Asahi Kasei Plastics at NPE Booth # 34013

Asahi Kasei Plastics will feature new resin technologies at NPE 2012 - The International Plastics Showcase April 1 - 5,...

Dec 12, 2011, 08:40 ET

Michael Balow Promoted to Vice President - Technology & Applications Development at Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc.

 John Moyer, president of Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Balow to Vice President...

Dec 12, 2011, 08:25 ET

Ramesh Iyer Promoted to Vice President - Commercial Operations at Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc.

 John Moyer, President, Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Ramesh Iyer to Vice President...

Nov 16, 2011, 13:47 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Named to SPE® Innovation Award for Materials Supplied on Dodge RamBox® Storage Container

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. and Penda Corp. shared the stage in Livonia, Mich. at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®)...

Oct 20, 2011, 13:53 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Appoints Nitriflex as Distributor in Brazil

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc. announces the appointment of Nitriflex da Amazonia, a Brampac Company, as their distribution partner...

Aug 08, 2011, 15:45 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Wins "Supplier of the Year" Award

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc., of Fowlerville, Michigan, was awarded "Supplier of the Year" by Schneider Electric, of Lexington, KY at...

Jul 28, 2011, 16:34 ET

Asahi Kasei Thermylene® Reduces Vehicle & Sunroof Weight and Enables Assembly and Process Innovations

Asahi Kasei Plastics Thermylene® family of short-fiber polypropylene resins enabled a reduction in weight, assembly time and cost of an...

Jul 18, 2011, 11:03 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Develops Tenac-C™ Z-Series

Asahi Kasei Plastics developed Tenac-C™ Z-Series, a low emission acetal copolymer for the seat-adjuster comfort mat in the lumbar support...

Mar 09, 2011, 12:51 ET

Asahi Kasei Plastics Invests $5.5 Million in Manufacturing, R&D and Services

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, Inc., of Fowlerville, Michigan, is undergoing a major expansion program to accommodate increased business with...

Aug 30, 2010, 08:10 ET

New Thermylene® SWP - Stress Whitening Prevention From Asahi Kasei

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc., has developed a new polypropylene technology: Thermylene® SWP – (Stress Whitening Prevention),...