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Pexco Extrusion Center of Excellence Highlights Focus on Industrial Customers

ALPHARETTA (September 7, 2016) – Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics developer and manufacturer, is highlighting its commitment to the plastics extrusion industry and markets with the opening of the Extrusion Center of Excellence showcase at its Philadelphia-area facility this fall.

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Pexco hires Mauricio Arellano as Pexco Medical President

ALPHARETTA (August 29, 2016) – Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics developer and manufacturer across Medical, Defense, and Industrial markets, announces the establishment of its Pexco Medical division leadership position and the hiring of Mauricio Arellano as its division President.  

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Pexco acquires Scientific Plastics Corp. of St. Paul, Minnesota

ALPHARETTA (January 8, 2016) – Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics manufacturer across Medical, Defense, and Industrial markets, announces its acquisition of Scientific Plastics Corporation of St. Paul, Minnesota.  

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Pexco acquires Precision Extrusion, Inc. and enhances its medical tubing and extrusion offering.

ALPHARETTA (December 8, 2015) – Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics manufacturer across Medical, Defense, and Industrial markets, has acquired Precision Extrusion, Inc. of Glens Falls, New York.

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Pexco invests in new technology to support growing demand for bio materials in the medical market

MINNEAPOLIS (September 1, 2014) – Pexco Medical, a division of Pexco LLC, has purchased through its Spectrum Plastics operation a new 55-ton Roboshot injection molding machine for the purpose of developing new medical tools and advancing its biomaterial processing capability.

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Pexco LLC is announcing the expansion of its Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico manufacturing location.

Alpharetta, Georgia (11 February 2014) -- Pexco LLC, a leader in specialty and medical plastics processing, is announcing the expansion of its Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico manufacturing location.

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Pexco LLC Acquires Precision Injection Molder Spectrum Plastics

ATLANTA (September 4, 2013) -- Pexco LLC, a leading North American specialty plastics processor, has entered the injection molding business, acquiring the Minnesota-based operation of Spectrum Plastics, Inc.

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Pexco Acquires Scandia Plastics, Inc. of Plaistow, New Hampshire

Acquisition Deepens Specialty Plastics Machining Capability

(July 29, 2013) Pexco has acquired a New England-based custom extruder specializing in high-performance thermoplastic processing and down-stream value-add machining capabilities.

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Pexco Announces Asset Sale & Pending Closure of Columbia, South Carolina Factory

Columbia, S.C. (14 December 2012) – Pexco LLC, an Atlanta-based plastics extruder-manufacturer, will exit the plastics sheet business to focus on profile extrusion and specialty plastics and has announced the closure of its Columbia, South Carolina plant. Plaskolite, Inc. of Columbus, Ohio, has purchased the sheet extrusion assets and order book. Pexco is working with the South Carolina Dislocated Worker Unit to assist in re-employment efforts for the 147 full-time site employees.

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Custom Plastics Extruder Pexco Indicates Business Continues to Trend Up

Q1 2012 Results Positive

(April 19, 2012) Pexco LLC, a leader in custom plastics extrusion, reports positive growth thus far in 2012 with orders up across most markets, especially in many of its Industrial applications, which include Aerospace and Traffic Safety.

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Pexco Completes Fourth Acquisition of the Year, Acquires RDC Cytex of Houston, Texas

ATLANTA, (December 2, 2011) -- Pexco LLC, a leading North American extruder for custom thermoplastic applications, has acquired RDC Cytex, Inc. of Houston. RDC Cytex is a custom profile extruder specializing in retail point-of-purchase display fixtures. Following its acquisition of AllWest Plastics in July, this deal is the fourth acquisition for Pexco in 2011 and its largest to date.

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Pexco Appoints Industry Veteran to Executive Vice President of Sales

Joe Joyner brings proven industry experience to leading plastics design and fabrication company

ATLANTA (August 17, 2011) – Pexco, a leader in the design and fabrication of standard and custom extruded plastic products, has named Joseph (Joe) Joyner as Executive Vice President of Sales. Joyner will report to CEO Neil Shillingford and be responsible for managing and fostering performance improvement initiatives within Pexco as well as expanding the company’s custom plastics industry reach and market presence. The appointment was announced by CEO Neil Shillingford.

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Pexco LLC To Acquire Aerospace & Lighting Extruder AllWest Plastics, Inc.

ATLANTA (July 22, 2011) -- Pexco LLC, a leading North American extruder for custom thermoplastic applications, has agreed to acquire AllWest Plastics, Inc. of Huntington Beach, California. AllWest Plastics is a custom profile extruder specializing in high-performance thermoplastic extrusions for the aerospace and lighting industries.

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Pexco LLC Acquires Mexican Custom Medical Extruder Multitube

ATLANTA (May 13, 2011) -- Pexco LLC, a leading North American extruder of custom thermoplastic applications, has acquired Multitube Medical Devices S.A. de C.V. of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico. Multitube specializes in custom extrusions for the medical device, health and safety, and consumer product markets. It primarily serves OEMs in the greater Mexicali and Tijuana region of northwest Mexico.

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Pexco Agrees to Acquire Extruder of Fence and Lawn and Garden Products

ATLANTA (April 6, 2011) – Pexco, the North American leader in the design and fabrication of custom extruded plastics products including chain-link enhancement products, marketed under the PDS® brand name, has purchased Patrician Products, Inc. of Hicksville, NY, a premier plastic extruder of fence and lawn and garden products throughout the US and internationally.

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Pexco Introduces Cost-Effective Plastic Parking Lot Sign Post and Base System For Quick Installation

Tacoma, Wash. (March 31, 2011) – Pexco has launched the Parking Lot Sign Post System, a lightweight, cost effective, durable plastic sign post and impact-resistant base. The easy to install plastic base and post are available from the Davidson Traffic Control Products division and ...

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Collaboration Rolls Open Doors That Set the New Standard

Design Meets Expectations of World’s Leading Truck Door Manufacturer

ATHOL, MA (March 22, 2011) – Durable, light weight and color customizable truck and trailer roll-up door panels from Pexco are helping Whiting Door launch an innovative transportation product category. The solution is the result of a collaborative design and development effort between Pexco, a leading plastics extruder, and Whiting Door Manufacturing Corporation of Akron, NY, the company credited with developing the first overhead roll-up door for trucks and trailers in 1953.

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Pexco Introduces More Durable HOT DOT® Center-Mount Reflectors To Keep Roadways Brighter Longer

TACOMA, Wash. (February 15, 2011) – Pexco has launched HOT DOT® center-mount reflectors, a highly abrasion- and impact-resistant roadway reflector for permanent and bright delineation. The 3-inch round reflectors ...

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AisleSmart™ Sets New Criteria for In-Store Merchandising Success

ATLANTA (January 31, 2011) – Pexco, one of North America's leading manufacturers of point-of-purchase merchandising solutions, has introduced AisleSmart, a family of six innovative products that meet strict criteria for labor savings, adaptability to multiple applications and consumer education.

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Bending to the Task of Traffic Control

TACOMA, Wash. (September 23, 2010) – With 37,000 students and nearly 10,000 faculty and staff, the University of Maryland in College Park is a bustling center of learning – and traffic. Controlling vehicles and ...

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Pexco Channelizer Posts Let Cyclists Ride "America's Main Street"

Tacoma, Wash. (July 20, 2010) –Many people think of Pennsylvania Avenue as the street in Washington, D.C., where the president lives, but it is also a heavily travelled central artery in the nation's capital – and one favored by thousands of bicyclists.

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Pexco Introduces Line of Utility Markers

TACOMA, Wash. (June 24, 2010) – Pexco, a leading plastics extruder, has introduced a line of marker products designed specifically for utilities. These durable ...

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New Flag Clip Works on Most Shelf Styles

CHICAGO (May 26, 2010) – Pexco, one of North America's leading manufacturers of point-of-purchase merchandising solutions, has introduced a unique flag holder product that works with most shelf designs without blocking access to product or hindering re-stocking. The Omni Clip is designed  ...

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New Guidelines Bring Changes to Pedestrian Crosswalk Signs

They Take a Hit and Spring Right Back

Tacoma, Wash. (May 10, 2010) –New federal guidelines for in-street pedestrian crosswalk signs mean significant changes in the structure of the sign. Signs on public roads – and private roads that are open to the public, such as those in shopping malls and on university campuses ...

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Round Channelizer Post Increases Visibility

Tacoma, Wash. (March 31, 2010) – Pexco has introduced a round traffic channelizer post that offers increased visibility and long-term durability. The Davidson® DP 200 channelizer post is a 3-inch round polyurethane post that provides 360 degrees ...

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Innovative Frosted Acrylic Material Enhances Lighting

Lamp Obscurity Without Diminishing Light Transmission

COLUMBIA, S. C. (March 11, 2010) – An innovative material for lighting from Pexco, a leading extruder of plastic profile and sheet, helps hide lamp images without the use of overlays. Lighting profiles ...

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Pexco Signs License Agreement With Boeing

YAKIMA, Wash. (March 3, 2010) – Pexco, a leading plastic extruder, today announced it has entered into a data license with The Boeing Company allowing the use of detail engineering design data to obtain Parts Manufacturing Authority (PMA) for replacement spare parts. The license will permit Pexco to manufacture licensed PMA parts under Pexco’s FAA approved quality system and distribute directly to operators.

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Plastics Extruder Pexco Celebrates Flight of the Boeing Dreamliner

YAKIMA, Wash. (February 16, 2010) – The inaugural flight of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner was a day of celebration for one of North America's leading extruders of plastic profile for the aerospace industry. Pexco extruded, fabricated and assisted in the design of hundreds of parts that that contribute to the 787's exciting new interior environment that ...

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Extruded Channelizer Posts Take on an Olympic Challenge

TACOMA, Wash. (January 25, 2010) – Tough and highly visible plastic lane marker posts from Pexco are helping to manage traffic flow at the Olympic Winter Games. Although Vancouver is the official host, many of the skiing events will be held in Whistler, 115 km (72 mi.) inland.

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Durable Channelizer Posts Guide Traffic Through Bridge Rehab

A "hometown" project for a nationwide leader in traffic control products

Tacoma, Wash. (December 10, 2009) – Durable, flexible channelizing posts from Pexco, a leading plastics extruder, are helping to keep traffic moving smoothly during a major bridge repair project in Tacoma, Wash. Although Pexco supplies traffic control products for roads and bridges across the country ...

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Oct 04 - 7, 2016
Boston, MA
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Market(s): Medical

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Oct 05 - 6, 2016
Austin, TX
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Market(s): Medical

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Oct 20 - 20, 2016
Tijuana, Mexico
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Feb 01 - 5, 2017
San Antonio, TX
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Market(s): Fence

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Feb 07 - 9, 2017
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