The Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) champions the business interests of more than 430 member organizations. Since 1998, the association is committed to addressing issues of common concern throughout the supply chain, and advocating on behalf of the automotive supplier community. OESA strives to foster collaboration throughout the supply chain and help members make critical business decisions. Through industry events, peer group councils, research and analysis, OESA provides relevant, timely and unique information and resources to and for the automotive supplier industry.
Founded in 1937, SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association promotes growth in the $427 billion U.S. plastics industry. Representing nearly one million American workers in the third largest U.S. manufacturing industry, SPI delivers advocacy, market research, industry promotion, and the fostering of business relationships and zero waste strategies. SPI also owns and produces the international NPE trade show. All profits from NPE are reinvested into SPI’s industry services. Find SPI online at www.plasticsindustry.org and www.inthehopper.org. "From resin suppliers and equipment makers to processors and brand owners, SPI is proud to represent all facets of the U.S. plastics industry," said William R. Carteaux, president and CEO, SPI. "Our most recent economic reports show that the plastics industry as a whole is resilient, and has come through the recession significantly better than other U.S. manufacturing sectors."
AICC represents, and protects, the business interests of our members in the independent sector of the corrugated, folding carton, and rigid box industries. AICC, founded in 1974 for independent corrugated converters has since evolved to include independent packaging manufacturers in folding carton, rigid box, and other diverse segments of packaging our members provide. AICC is and will remain the vital association that was established in 1974. Our entrepreneurial spirit and willingness to foster long term relationships with packaging manufacturers, suppliers and customers has withstood the test of time. AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, is the intersection of packaging substrates, materials and services. As we re-position ourselves to the packaging community, AICC reflects a new paradigm in packaging. We’ve positioned our association as an innovative industry front-runner. AICC is embracing the power and diversity of independent packaging professionals. We believe there’s a place for everyone in packaging and that place is AICC.
APMA is Canada's national association representing OEM producers of parts, equipment, tools, supplies and services for the worldwide automotive industry. The Association was founded in 1952 and its members account for 90 percent, directly or indirectly of independent parts production in Canada. APMA's fundamental objective is to promote the O.E. automotive supply manufacturing industry both domestically and internationally.
FMA is a professional organization with more than 2,000 individual and company members working together to improve the metal forming and fabricating industry.
MHIA is the largest U.S. material handling & logistics association representing the leading providers of material handling & logistics solutions.
For over 50 years, MPMA has been a source of information, education and support for those in the precision manufacturing industry with a vision to turn Minnesota into a world leader in precision manufacturing and related technologies.
As the leading trade association serving suppliers and converters of all forms of paperboard packaging, PPC works to grow, promote, and protect the paperboard packaging industry while providing its members with resources and tools to compete effectively and successfully in the marketplace.
PMA is the full-service trade association representing the $91-billion metalforming industry of North America-the industry that creates precision metal products using stamping, fabricating, spinning, slide forming and roll forming technologies, and other value-added processes.
TMA has grown into Illinois’ premier full service manufacturing association with over 1,000 precision manufacturing and supplier member companies.
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