Team 1 Plastics Again Receives Best Places to Work Award
For the seventh time, Team 1 Plastics, a “custom injection molding company that specializes in precision and clear plastic components for the transportation industry,” was given a Best Places to Work in the Plastics Industry Award by Plastics News. The company was also honored with the designation in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, and 2020.
According to its website, the Best Places to Work program is “dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers.” To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill eligibility requirements, including being in business for at least one year, having a minimum of 15 employees, and deriving at least 50% of revenue from plastics-related operations.
For the first time, this year’s annual survey and awards program split the sixteen winning companies into two categories: processors and suppliers. “This enables us to recognize more firms. It is a result of our Best Places to Work in Plastics becoming a major annual award in the North American plastics industry,” said PN Editor Don Loepp.
Team 1 Plastics ranked No. 4 in the processors Plastics News Best Places to Work list for 2021. The winners were announced March 17 at the virtual PN Executive Forum event.
In addition, each winning company was featured in the March 30, 2021, edition of Plastics News. The article featuring Team 1 Plastics, entitled 2021 Best Places to Work: Team 1 Plastics,” noted – as it has in the past – Team 1’s focus on family and community involvement, but this year also described many of the accommodations Team 1 Plastics made on behalf of its 52 employees to keep them safe and well during the pandemic crisis.
According to Plastics News latest data, Team 1 ranks No. 278 of North American injection molders, with estimated sales of $16 million.