Participate in Plastics Technology Expo 2025!
PTXPO is a can't miss event for everyone involved in the A-Z of plastics manufacturing.
PTXPO 2025 is a dynamic tradeshow created for decision makers paving the way for plastics processing throughout the entire North American supply chain.
Dedicated to showcasing new equipment and technology, Plastics Technology Expo is a three-day event produced by Gardner Business Media, Inc., Plastics Technology, MoldMaking Technology and Additive Manufacturing. Organized by major process pavilions across more than 100,000 sq ft. of exhibits, this full-scale industry event provides an ideal environment for plastics professionals to research the latest technology efficiencies.
PTXPO is your hands-on opportunity to see and feel the newest plastics machinery, immerse yourself in free educational sessions, experience equipment demonstrations and participate in numerous networking opportunities. Processors are continually seeking innovative solutions and PTXPO will connect you with solutions providers who can unlock the right answers for your operation.
PTXPO provides a total in-person experience (360-degree view) for process engineers and plastics equipment buyers in the Midwest. Join the plastics processing community in Chicago to set your business up for success today and beyond.
PTXPO 2025 SHOW DATES & HOURS
Tuesday, March 18, 2025
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 19, 2025
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 20, 2025
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Did you miss PTXPO 2023? Check out our recap to see sights and sounds from the show floor.
You’ll hear from exhibitors and attendees and get an idea of what you can expect at PTXPO 2025.
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Injection Molded Parts Competition!
The Plastics Technology editorial team is excited for the return of Hot Shots, an injection molding parts competition.
Connect with the PTXPO Community on LinkedIn
Join PTXPO’s growing community of engaged processors and stay up to date by following our LinkedIn page.
Interested in Exhibiting? Secure Your Booth Today!
Download the prospectus to see why your plastics processing business should exhibit at PTXPO!
Pavilions at PTXPO 2025
Plastics Technology Expo is organized into pavilions for major process and product categories, making it easy for you to plan your show experience and find the technology that’s right for you.
When I’m asked why people should attend PTXPO, I say ‘why would you not?’
We have to get out of our four walls…shake hands, further our relationships and learn about new things in the market.
President | Progressive Components
The Midwest is the hub of plastics manufacturing and PTXPO is excited to be the first major industry event in the area since 2009. PTXPO’s research revealed that plastics processors are eager to reconnect in this thriving region.