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MARCH 18-20, 2025
DONALD E. STEPHENS CONVENTION CENTER
ROSEMONT, IL
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The Midwest Plastics Show Returns in 2025

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.

PTXPO is a dynamic tradeshow created for decision makers paving the way for plastics processing throughout the entire North American supply chain.  PTXPO is a can't miss event for everyone involved in the A-Z of plastics manufacturing. 

The Golden Corridor of Plastics Manufacturing

Located in the heart of the Midwest, Rosemont, IL (Chicago) is a prime location with 50% of the population within a 1-hour flight or drive. Illinois is top 5 in the US in total manufacturing jobs. Others in the top 10? Nearby Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, New York, and Wisconsin. 

 

PTXPO is located at the heart of it all, making it the ideal destination for all involved.

End-To-End Exposure

PTXPO features wall-to-wall representation of the plastics lifecycle. If you work in plastics in any capacity, you’ll find an audience in Rosemont, IL. 

 

Plastics Take No Time Off

No NPE? No problem! The plastics industry is an ever-evolving engine of innovation and change, and PTXPO fills the void left by NPE’s off years so you don’t miss a thing.  

 

Get Up Close and Personal

PTXPO is your can’t-miss opportunity to see the newest plastics machinery and immerse yourself in free educational sessions and equipment demonstrations.

 

Location, Location, Location!

The Midwest is manufacturing, and plastics are no exception. Rosemont, IL (Chicago) is a prime location with 50% of the population within a 1-hour flight or drive.

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DISCOVERY

Beyond the Booth
PTXPO offers paid programming with top industry experts in sourcing and supply chain, next gen technologies and industry 4.0, workforce development and more.
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Compete in PTXPO’s Molded Parts Competition!

The Plastics Technology editorial team is excited for the return of Hot Shots, an injection molding parts competition. 

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Interested in Exhibiting? Secure Your Booth Today! 

Download the prospectus to see why your plastics processing business should exhibit at PTXPO! 

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Stay Current on Plastics News Ahead of PTXPO!

From new technology to show news, keep up to date on the plastics industry and PTXPO 2025!


THANKS TO OUR 2025 PTXPO SPONSORS

PTXPO|Your One-Stop 2025 Sales Solution

Strategically designed to be the preeminent plastics processing trade show in North America, PTXPO is destined to be the single-most effective marketplace in 2025, with an unmatched platform for:

  • Showcasing the newest plastics processing, mold making and 3D printing equipment and services

  • Meeting qualified buyers

  • Reinforcing customer relationships

  • Inking deals and conducting critical business for the year ahead

  • Being seen as a leader in the industry

Hundreds of exhibiting companies have already secured their spots to join us in Rosemont, IL this March and premium space is selling quickly. Stand out as one of the largest innovators in our industry and join a broad variety of businesses representing all facets of the plastics manufacturing supply chain.

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TOP DECISION MAKERS
AND INFLUENCERS

  • Owners and CEOs

  • Manufacturing Managers and Supervisors

  • Engineers and Technicians

  • Procurement and Sourcing Professionals

  • Supply Chain and Buying Teams

  • Product Developers and Designers

  • Production and Operations Leaders

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TOP MARKETS
AND SECTORS

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  • Aerospace and Aviation

  • Automotive, Transportation and Marine

  • Building and Construction

  • Computers and Electronics

  • Consumer Products and Appliances

  • Defense and Military

  • Energy and Oil

  • Heavy Equipment and Agriculture

  • Medical and Dental Devices

  • Packaging and Display

PRESENTED BY

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IN ASSOCIATION WITH

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is PTXPO?

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PTXPO will take place
March 18-20, 2025, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois.

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is PTXPO?

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The Plastics Technology Expo is a trade show created to connect the entire North American plastics market under one roof. PTXPO features a robust, pavilioned exhibit hall, free education, and countless networking opportunities. 

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PTXPO?

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The Midwest is the hub of plastics manufacturing and PTXPO is excited to be the first major industry event in the area since 2009.

 

Our research revealed that plastics processors are eager to reconnect in this thriving region to do business face-to-face. 

will be there? 

Plastics processing professionals and solution providers from the entire North American plastics supply chain will attend PTXPO. 

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Job Titles

  • President/Owner

  • Purchasing Manager

  • Plant Manager

  • Engineering Manager/VP Engineering

  • Production Manager     

  • Process Engineer

  • Lead Operator

  • Toolroom Manager

  • Mold Designer

  • Maintenance Engineer  

  • Director of Quality Control

  • Director of R & D

Solution Providers

  • Packaging 

  • Injection & Blow Molding

  • Bottling & Containers 

  • Consumer Products 

  • Recycling & Scrap Reclaim 

  • Extrusion & Thermoforming  

  • Mold Making

  • Medical 

  • Tooling 

  • Additive Manufacturing 

  • Materials & Sourcing 

  • Auxiliary Equipment 

PTXPO is designed to connect processors to the plastics industry community and solutions that will help your business succeed. 

Processors
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OEMs
Solutions
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until you connect with the most engaged buyers in North America's Plastics Industry

Market Conditions

The plastics processing market is booming! Strong demand for plastic products coupled with murky supply chains makes this the ideal time to connect with people who can provide solutions for your business! 

According to Gardner Intelligence's annual Capital Spending Survey for Plastics Processing: 

The industry projected $8.4 billion in plastics spending in 2022, a 27% increase over 2021! 

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$6.1 B

PTXPO|Your One-Stop 2025 Sales Solution

Strategically designed to be the preeminent plastics processing trade show in North America, PTXPO is destined to be the single-most effective marketplace in 2025, with an unmatched platform for:

  • Showcasing the newest plastics processing, mold making and 3D printing equipment and services

  • Meeting qualified buyers

  • Reinforcing customer relationships

  • Inking deals and conducting critical business for the year ahead

  • Being seen as a leader in the industry

Hundreds of exhibiting companies have already secured their spots to join us in Rosemont, IL this March and premium space is selling quickly. Stand out as one of the largest innovators in our industry and join a broad variety of businesses representing all facets of the plastics manufacturing supply chain.

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TOP DECISION MAKERS
AND INFLUENCERS

  • Owners and CEOs

  • Manufacturing Managers and Supervisors

  • Engineers and Technicians

  • Procurement and Sourcing Professionals

  • Supply Chain and Buying Teams

  • Product Developers and Designers

  • Production and Operations Leaders

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TOP MARKETS
AND SECTORS

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  • Aerospace and Aviation

  • Automotive, Transportation and Marine

  • Building and Construction

  • Computers and Electronics

  • Consumer Products and Appliances

  • Defense and Military

  • Energy and Oil

  • Heavy Equipment and Agriculture

  • Medical and Dental Devices

  • Packaging and Display

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WHO GETS NOTICED MORE?

72% of all companies who invest in a sponsorship opportunity assign up to 20% of their exhibit budget to sponsorships. 10% allocate more than 20% of their budget to sponsorships. Only 18% do not invest in additional exposure at all. 

We were very pleased with the turnout and feel confident that the show will grow in 2023. PTXPO was very successful in the inaugural year."

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ENGEL | 2022 & 2023 Exhibitor

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