MAPP is honored to have over 46 leading industry organizations who provide goods and services to MAPP members. These organizations are corporate sponsors who provide incredible support to MAPP. Those organizations listed below are ones who have selected to have their programs listed in this section of the website many of whom are at MAPP’s highest sponsoring levels. We encourage every member to investigate how our sponsors can impact their business!
To learn about our other sponsors, see our Cost Reduction Programs.
ASACLEAN™ is the worldwide-leader in commercial purging compounds. Their product line features mechanical, chemical, & hybrid grades that are scientifically-engineered for optimal performance based on your process and resins. Asaclean™ purges are optimized for injection molding, extrusion, film & sheet, blow-molding, & blown-film applications. Asaclean™ benefits include: faster changeovers/reduced downtime, effective removal of color/carbon contamination, reduced screw-pulls, lower scrap/reject rate, increased productivity and greater cost savings. Manufactured and distributed by Sun Plastech, Inc., Asaclean™ products are backed by the technology and resources of parent organization, Asahi Kasei Group. For more information visit, www.asaclean.com.
Chem-Trend is a global manufacturer with production facilities on four continents, offices or representatives in over twenty countries and distribution coverage extending across more than fifty countries. Our Lusin® brand of purging compounds has been a trusted brand for over 50 years.
MAPP has a National Accounts Agreement with Grainger, the leading business-to-business distributor of maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) supplies. The Agreement, which will allow MAPP Partners to gain National Accounts-level discounts,will provide members with the opportunity to SAVE BIG!
Experts in manufacturing, Harbour Results, Inc. help small-to-mid-sized plastics processors flex their business in order to achieve higher throughput, implement best practices and determine profitable business strategies. As a corporate sponsor of MAPP, HRI will provide an experienced advisor to address one specific need for a MAPP member company and will provide one day of free consulting (a value of $2,400) to review this challenge and provide input on how to improve in that specific area of the business.
INCOE designs and manufactures hot runner systems driven by performance for the processing of all injection moldable plastic materials. A leader and pioneer in the plastics industry, INCOE’s original patented design was the first commercial hot runner nozzle available. The development and use of hot runner systems led to the global advancement of the injection molding process. By design, the hot runner system has been “eco-friendly” since inception with reduced material usage and waste by-products. A global company that is 100 percent USA family owned and operated. Incoe has a commitment to supporting the plastics industry, innovating new products and providing “best in class” service to customers. Supported by an experienced team of professionals in over 45 countries, our commitment is to quality, partnership and, most importantly, bringing the application-specific expertise that benefits you, our customer.
MAPP has considered IQMS a valuable partner for nearly a decade. IQMS’ manufacturing ERP and MES solution, EnterpriseIQ, offers a comprehensive, extended system for all your plastics-specific needs. From the shop floor to accounting, quality, EDI, CRM and more, IQMS offers tools and features that solve your unique challenges, including real-time production monitoring, multi-level BOMs, detailed finite scheduling, multi-tool and family tool functionality, regrind usage and consumption features plus many more features that make them fit uniquely into plastics manufacturing.
Paulson Training Programs provides a broad range of interactive, technical training courses and expert-led seminars to the plastics industry. Paulson helps injection molders, extrusion processors, blow molders, thermoformers, part designers and many other plastics professionals grow and compete on a global scale. Founded on decades of expert knowledge, scientific based concepts, and hands-on technical experience, Paulson has helped over 5,000 companies and 50,000 plastics professionals implement results driven training. Plus, over 100 universities and colleges nationwide subscribe to and teach the Paulson method. A proven method that teaches processing from the “Plastics Point of View,” and from a vendor neutral approach. Successful Plastics companies consistently turn to Paulson when they need powerful, flexible and whole-based training solutions.
RJG is a recognized international leader in injection molding training and technology. Their unprecedented resources and support allow injection molders to implement Systematic Molding techniques to improve quality, productivity, and profitability. In all they do, RJG strives to help those in the injection molding industry succeed.
Stout is a leading independent advisory firm specializing in Investment Banking, Valuation Advisory, Dispute Consulting, and Management Consulting. Our clients and their advisors rely on our premier expertise, deep industry knowledge, and unparalleled responsiveness on complex financial matters. Stout’s Investment Banking Group focuses on mergers, acquisitions, and capital raising for privately-held businesses, and public companies. Our dedicated plastics industry practice includes experience with companies in the medical, packaging, industrial, and automotive markets and across various manufacturing and plastic processes. Stout has significant experience assisting companies with evaluation of all available strategic and financial alternatives. To learn more visit us at www.stoutadvisory.com
ToolingDocs, a leading authority on mold maintenance, was established in 2001 as a traveling mold maintenance conference program. Today, ToolingDocs has grown to include a Mold Maintenance Training Center providing Tool Transfer, cleaning, and repair services in addition to an array of hands-on training curriculums. It is a business unit within the PCIC Group of companies. Visit www.ToolingDocs.com.
Wittmann Battenfeld is the leading global manufacturer and supplier of plastics processing equipment, with award-winning performance and support. The company’s “one-stop shop” offering includes a complete range of innovative robot automation and injection molding machine technology, along with auxiliary equipment for material conveying, blending, drying, granulating, extrusion, heating and cooling, for individual work cells to fully integrated system solutions. Everything from a single source!
Yushin America specializes in robots for take-out and pack-out applications. Their world-class robots are the most reliable in the industry and are available in a multitude of configurations at prices that fit your budget. Yushin’s End-Of-Arm Tools, conveyors, safety guards and custom automation perfectly compliment their industry-hardened robotics. Their experienced sales and service staffs are strategically located through-out the United States and Mexico to provide support as you need it.