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A. Schulman To Review Strategic Progress and Future Growth Plans at 2014 Investor Day

AKRON, Ohio, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) will host an Investor Day on Thursday, April 10, in New York City to review the Company's current progress with its recent acquisitions and organic growth initiatives, as well as its future plans.

Over the past four years, A. Schulman has completed and integrated eight acquisitions and entered into two joint ventures that have successfully accelerated the Company's global growth and complemented the initiatives that are part of its Growth Playbook. At the 2014 Investor Day, key members of A. Schulman's management team will discuss the Company's global growth opportunities, financial strength, acquisition strategy, marketing initiatives and overall strategic goals.

Scheduled to present are Joseph Gingo, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer; Bernard Rzepka, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; Patricia Mishic, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer; James Irwin, Senior Director of Corporate Business Development; and Joseph Levanduski, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Slides used during the Investor Day presentations will be posted in the Investors section of the Company's website at www.aschulman.com, and the Company intends to include them in an 8-K filing on the day of the event.

About A. Schulman, Inc.

A. Schulman, Inc. is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins headquartered in Akron, Ohio.  Since 1928, the Company has been providing innovative solutions to meet its customers' demanding requirements.  The Company's customers span a wide range of markets such as packaging, mobility, building & construction, electronics & electrical, agriculture, personal care & hygiene, sports, leisure & home, custom services and others.  The Company employs approximately 3,500 people and has 38 manufacturing facilities globally.  A. Schulman reported net sales of $2.1 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2013. Additional information about A. Schulman can be found at www.aschulman.com.

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