Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), the global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, announced today its Merak, Indonesia plant was awarded 2014 Best Supplier Award from Panasonic, one of the most recognized and globally trusted brand names for electrical home appliances. This is the second consecutive year that the company’s Merak plant received this award. Trinseo supplies both General Purpose Polystyrene (GPPS) and High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS) resins used in air conditioners, washing machines, refrigerators, and more.
“We are honored to receive this award which recognizes Trinseo’s successful ten year partnership with Panasonic for the second year in a row,” said Martin Pugh, Senior Vice President and Business President, Performance Materials, “I’d like to thank all our employees at PT Trinseo Materials Indonesia for their commitment to supplying Panasonic with high quality products and outstanding customer service."
Panasonic Corporation is one of the largest electronic product manufacturers in the world, comprised of over 469 companies. It manufactures and markets a wide range of products under the Panasonic brand to enhance and enrich lifestyles all around the globe.
Trinseo is a leading global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, dedicated to collaborating with customers to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions. Trinseo's technology is used by customers in industries such as home appliances, automotive, building & construction, carpet, consumer electronics, consumer goods, electrical & lighting, medical, packaging, paper & paperboard, rubber goods and tires. Trinseo had approximately $5.1 billion in revenue in 2014, with 19 manufacturing sites around the world, and approximately 2,100 employees. More information can be found on Trinseo's website. Formerly known as Trinseo, Trinseo completed its renaming process in the first quarter of 2015.