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News Release: Omega Adding Experience and Leadership as the Company Growth Continues

Published: 10 April, 2015

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, April 9, 2015 – Omega Plastics LLC, a leading producer of custom thermoplastic extruded products headquartered in northeastern Tennessee, announced today the appointment of Scott Gardner to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Gardner graduated from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Prior to joining […]

New Year Holiday Shutdown Schedule

Published: 30 December, 2015

Omega Plastics manufacturing operations will be closed from 3:00 pm Wednesday, December 31, 2014 through 12:00 pm Friday, January 2, 2015. During this time Omega’s shipping/receiving offices, manufacturing and operations will be closed. Please contact your sales or customer service representative for any questions regarding our schedule, or if you need any additional information regarding […]

Plastics News Feature- Plastic Extrusion

Published: 23 October, 2014

Custom profile extrusion leader Omega Plastics was featured in Plastics News, with the announcement the acquisition of Vinylex Corporation. The acquisition included both the 200,000 sq. ft. Knoxville, TN manufacturing location, and the 86,000 sq. ft. manufacturing location in Carrollton, TX.

Omega Plastics Featured in Plastics World

Published: 23 October, 2014

NEWS: Tennessee-based Omega Plastics expand its custom profile extrusion business with the acquisition of Vinylex Corporation. @OmegaPlastic — Plastics World (@PlasticsWorld) October 17, 2014

Omega Plastics Expands- Plastic Extrusion

Published: 23 October, 2014

CLINTON, Tennessee, October 18, 2014 – Omega Plastics, LLC announced today the acquisition of Vinylex Corporation, a custom and proprietary product extrusion company with manufacturing sites in Knoxville, Tennessee and Carrollton, Texas. Terms were not disclosed. “Two and one half years ago Omega Plastics formed a strategic partnership with DVP (Santiago, Chile), to grow and […]

Design for Manufacture

Published: 15 September, 2014

  With today’s extensive CAD software capabilities, it becomes increasingly “tempting” to design very intricate, complex systems that combine a variety of components from different types of manufacturing processes. The design stage of a project is extremely important in new product (or system) introduction. This is the stage of a project where costs are established […]

Plastics Today Features Omega Plastics

Published: 11 July, 2014

Plastics Today featured Clinton Tennessee based Omega Plastics, LLC  today in their Modern Plastics publication. Click here to review the article and latest news. Since 1978, Omega Plastics, LLC has been manufacturing made-to-order solutions with thermoplastic custom profile extrusion and a proprietary random loop vinyl mesh sheet used for mats, product protection and other applications. […]

Independence Day Holiday Shutdown Schedule

Published: 03 July, 2014

Omega Plastics will shut down Thursday evening, July 3 to celebrate Independence Day. Manufacturing operations will resume on Sunday evening, July 6, and the offices will reopen on Monday, July 7. Please contact customer service or sales for any questions on shipments, or order status. Please enjoy a safe and happy 4th of July!

Omega Adds Additional Territory Manager Capacity to Drive Continued Growth

Published: 30 June, 2014

CLINTON, Tennessee, June 30, 2014 – Omega Plastics, LLC announced today the addition of David Adams to the sales team at the company, with responsibility in the southeast for the eastern Tennessee-based custom and proprietary products extrusion operation. David Adams, Omega’s newly appointed Southeast Territory Manager, will be responsible for Florida, Georgia, North and South […]

New Look – Same Great Service

Published: 11 June, 2014

CLINTON, Tennessee, June, 2014 – Omega Plastics, LLC, the eastern Tennessee-based custom and proprietary product extrusion manufacturer, announced today they have recently launched a new, fresh website and associated brochures reflecting their leadership position in several key market areas. Herb Hutchison, Omega’s vice president of sales and marketing, states “Omega Plastics invested heavily in additional […]