February 9, 2015

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), INC., PROMOTES DAVID FLETCHER TO SENIOR MANAGER, STRATEGIC ALLIANCE GROUP

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (February 9, 2015)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc., (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films for industrial and packaging applications, announces that David Fletcher has been promoted to the position of Senior Manager, Strategic Alliance Group. Fletcher has served the company as a Business Manager in the Torayfan® Division since 2013, when he joined Toray Plastics. Fletcher came to Toray with over 20 years of experience in the flexible packaging industry. He holds two degrees from Georgia Institute of Technology; a B.S. in mechanical engineering and a M.S. in industrial engineering.

“David brought a wealth of knowledge to Toray when he joined us and has contributed to the success of the Torayfan Division,” says Chris Voght, Senior Director of Sales, Torayfan Division. “We look forward to working with him in this new leadership role and having him share his expertise with our customers.”

Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a leading manufacturer of polyester, polypropylene, bio-based, and metallized films for flexible and rigid packaging, lidding, graphic, industrial, optical, and electronic applications. The company is a subsidiary of Toray Industries, Inc., the world leader in synthetic fibers and textiles, carbon fibers, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and high-performance films, which has annual sales exceeding US$19 billion. For more information about Toray Plastics (America)’s complete line of films, contact Mary Gervais at mary.gervais@toraytpa.com or 401-667-2281.Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is located at 50 Belver Avenue, North Kingstown, RI 02852-7500; telephone 401-294-4511, fax 401-294-3410. Visit the Toray Plastics (America), Inc., website at www.toraytpa.com.