|Exchange:||New York Stock Exchange|
|Stock:||Myers Industries, Inc.|
|Industry:||Rubber & Plastics|
|Myers Industries, Inc. was founded in Akron, Ohio, in 1933. The Company manufactures a range of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. Its product line includes plastic reusable material handling containers and pallets plastic horticultural pots, trays and flower planters as well as plastic storage and organization containers, plastic OEM parts, rubber tire repair products and custom plastic and rubber products. The Company also is a wholesale distributor of tools, equipment and supplies for the tire, wheel and undervehicle service industry in the United States. The distribution products range from tire balancers and alignment systems to valve caps, tire repair tools and other consumable service supplies. It conducts its business activities in four distinct business segments, including three in manufacturing and one in distribution. The manufacturing segments consist of Material Handling, Lawn and Garden, and and Engineered Products. In Myers Industries manufacturing segments, it design, manufacture, and market a variety of plastic and rubber products. These range from plastic reusable material handling containers and small parts storage bins to plastic horticultural pots and hanging baskets, decorative resin planters, plastic and rubber OEM parts, tire repair materials and custom plastic and rubber products. The Distribution Segment is engaged in the distribution of tools, equipment and supplies used for tire, wheel and undervehicle service on passenger, heavy truck and off-road vehicles. Myers Industries is also the wholesale distributor of tools, equipment and supplies for the tire, wheel and undervehicle service industry in the United States. The distribution products range from tire balancers and alignment systems to valve caps, tire repair tools and other consumable service supplies. The Material Handling Segment is comprised of plastic reusable material handling containers, pallets and bins, as well as metal shelving, cabinet and racking systems. The Company’s Lawn and Garden Segment includes the Dillen, ITML, Pro Cal, Listo, Planters’ Pride and Akro-Mils Lawn & Garden brands, which serve the horticultural container needs of the North American floriculture/horticulture market. Myers Industries serves diverse niche markets and customers with rubber and plastic products from the Engineered Products Segment. Its Distribution Segment includes the Myers Tire Supply and Myers Tire Supply International brands. As of March 4, 2013, the Company operates 20 manufacturing facilities, 19 sales offices, four distribution centers and six distribution branches located throughout North, Central and South America; has approximately 13,000 manufactured products and over 10,000 distributed products; and has 3,378 employees.|
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