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  • 05/03/2016
  • N.E.W. Plastics is growing so we can serve you better

    • Dear Valued Partner! I am excited to share with you that we are acquiring Fulcrum Inc. of St. Paul, Minn., which expands both our services and geographic reach, while aligning with our strategic growth plans. As part of the acquisition agreement, Fulcrum Inc. will be operating as Fulcrum Container, LLC (an N.E.W. Family Company). Both companies will provide you with a broadened offering of custom blow molded plastic products, with sizes ranging from (10cc’s) to three gallons, and offer view striping capabilities with materials ranging from HDPE, ReHDPE, LDPE, PP, and PETE. Added services include product design, in-line pressure sensitive and shrink labeling, silk screening, and warehousing management services. That means we can provide you with more turnkey solutions while continuing to provide the great service you expect from us. Regards, Lynie (Lonnie) Vincent Vice President of Sales & Marketing N.E.W. Plastics Corp. Read More
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  • 04/01/2016
  • Ahead of the Curve in Recycling

    • A pioneer in recycling milk bottles built a thriving business in plastic lumber, but blow molding with PCR has proved a longer, harder road to success. Read More
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  • 11/11/2015
  • N.E.W. Plastics Receives Rigorous SQF Level 2 Certification for Rigid Plastic Containers

    • Luxemburg, Wis. – N.E.W. Plastics Corp., a rigid plastics manufacturer headquartered in Luxemburg, Wis., is now Level 2 certified to produce rigid plastic containers receiving the highest rating of “Excellent” from the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Institute. The 200-employee national company is one of the few rigid plastic manufacturers in the Midwest with the certification. Read More
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  • 03/16/2015
  • NWTC partnership with N.E.W. Plastics Corp.

    • NWTC partnership with N.E.W. Plastics sets students up for success. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Takes great pride in the unique relationships established with local companies. Read More
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  • 02/10/2015
  • Letter from Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch

    • Congratulatory message regarding our nomination for the 27th Annual Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award.... Read More
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  • 01/13/2015
  • Made In Wisconsin

    • LUXEMBURG, Wisc. (WFRV) - Local company N.E.W. Plastics manufactures many of the bottles and containers you find on store shelves. Local 5's Brittany Falkers shows us how the company may never have been if not for a dare of sorts. Read More
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  • 12/10/2014
  • Plastics provides careers in Northeastern Wisconsin

    • Plastics.

      Benjamin Braddock of "The Graduate" might have been uncertain about plastics, but turns out plastics are the future for a good number of people in Northeastern Wisconsin.

      Among the plastics manufacturing companies in the region are N.E.W. Plastics in Luxemburg, which manufactures containers, plastic lumber, and components made from other prime and recycled material, and Nicolet Plastics of Mountain, which makes complex industrial and medical components and assemblies. Read More
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  • 11/20/2014
  • N.E.W. Manufacturing Alliance - Manufacturing All Stars

    • Mindy Bauknecht - N.E.W. Manufacturing Alliance - 2014 Manufacturing All Star winner Read More
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  • 10/27/2014
  • Excellence in Business Award

    • N.E.W. PLASTICS RECEIVES 28TH ANNUAL EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS AWARD AT CHAMBER’S ANNUAL DINNER Read More
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  • 10/22/2014
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp. Wins the 2014 Excellence in Manufacturing K-12 Partnership Award for Leadership

    • Educators, manufacturers celebrate collaborations One after another, educators and manufacturing representatives stood at the microphone Tuesday night and talked about their great relationships, and not one seemed self-conscious doing it. Read More
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  • 11/20/2013
  • N.E.W. Manufacturing Alliance - Manufacturing All Stars

    • Marco Maldonado - N.E.W. Manufacturing Alliance - 2013 Manufacturing All Star winner Read More
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  • 11/13/2013
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp receives the 2013 Manufacturing Award of Distinction Recipient for Medium Size Company

    • Green Bay, WI.- (Nov. 13, 2013) - Advance, the economic development program of the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce , is pleased to announce the award recipients of the 2013 Manufacturing Awards of Distinction, which were announced at the event hosted last night at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center:

      - Workforce Development Award: Lindquist Machine Corp - Green Bay
      - Environmental Sustainability Award: The Solberg Company - Green Bay
      - Small Company Award: Precision Machine Inc - Algoma
      - Medium Company Award: N.E.W. Plastics Corp - Luxemburg
      - Large Company Award: Ariens Company - Brillion
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  • 11/11/2013
  • A new state program aims to help companies train skilled workers.

    • WISCONSIN (WFRV) - A new state grant program is aiming to make it a bit easier for companies to hire and train skilled workers. N.E.W. Plastics manufactures plastic bottles and packaging. The Luxemberg-based company has about 200 employees and leaders said they're always looking for new training opportunities. Read More
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  • 11/08/2013
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp. is nominated for 2013 Manufactures of Distinction - Nominee Interviews

    • Green Bay, Wis. (WFRV) - The 2013 Manufacturing Awards of Distinction will take place Tuesday, November 12th at the Radisson Hotel & Convention Center in Green Bay. Governor Scott Walker will be the night’s guest speaker and Local 5’s Tom Zalaski will be the event emcee. Read More
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  • 10/16/2013
  • EVOLVE Plastic Lumber - Large Commercial Project

    • Nature: Newark Style This gritty industrial city is reconnecting with its long-abused waterfront. Read More
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  • 06/20/2013
  • 8th Annual Alla Tua Salute! Awards

    • For its exceptional performance in corporate wellness programming, New North B2B awards N.E.W. Plastics its 8th Annual Alla Tua Salute! Award for Leadership in Wellness. Read More
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  • 12/17/2010
  • Golf Challenge Raises over $34,000

    • Despite the rain on Tuesday, June 15th, 164 golfers formed 42 teams and took part in the 11th Annual East Shore Industries Irv Vincent Memorial Golf Challenge at Northbrook Country Club in Luxemburg. Over $34,000 was raised for East Shore Industries, Inc. (ESI) during the annual event. Read More
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  • 11/29/2010
  • Holiday Hours

    • The holiday season is right around the corner, and we wanted to let everyone know of our planned scheduled downtime to celebrate the holidays. Read More
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  • 10/11/2010
  • N.E.W. Featured in The Business News

    • Small-town business a big player in manufacturing of plastic products. Read More
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  • 08/18/2010
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp nominated for EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS Award

    • Julie Davis, Corporate Relations at Northeastern Wisconsin Technical College, took notice of the many things that we are doing as an organization. Julie nominated our organization for the EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS award. We are proud of the efforts of every team member - just being nominated for this award is a significant accomplishment! Read More
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  • 07/16/2010
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp. receives AIB "Superior" rating in food safety

    • Luxemburg, WI (July 16, 2010) - N.E.W. Plastics Corp. announced it has received a "Superior" rating from the American Institute of Baking International (AIB) during its annual audit. Read More
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  • 04/01/2010
  • EVOLVE Decking article in LBM Journal Magazine

    • RENEW® Plastics maker of EVOLVE® plastic lumber article in LBM Journal Magazine. Go to http://www.lbmjournal.com/ to check out the digital edition. Read More
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  • 01/19/2010
  • Trimax Over Stock Sale

    • We are offering a special program on any existing Trimax inventory at a greatly reduced price! Read More
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  • 08/04/2009
  • N.E.W. Participates in 7th Annual Ribbon of Hope Golf Challenge

    • N.E.W. Plastics participates in the 7th Annual Ribbon of Hope Golf Challenge that raises $90,000!!! Read More
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  • 06/23/2009
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp./ RENEW Plastics Switch to Naturewise Renewable Energy

    • NatureWise® is a sound way to bring environmentally friendly electricity to communities WPS serves. Rather than producing electricity using coal, natural gas or other means, NatureWise supports the generation of electricity from a blend of wind and biomass (gases produced naturally from landfills and farm animal waste). This cleanly produced green electricity is then added to the power grid of communities in the WPS area. Read More
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  • 04/20/2009
  • N.E.W. Plastics Corp. /RENEW Plastics Acquires TRIMAX Building Products

    • N.E.W. Plastics Corp., based out of Luxemburg, WI has acquired the assets of TRIMAX Building Products, a Structural Plastic Lumber company. "We will be integrating the TRIMAX family of Structural Plastic Lumber products into our RENEW Plastics Business Unit in Luxemburg Wisconsin." said Michael Rekitzke, President of N.E.W. Plastics Corp... Read More
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  • 02/27/2009
  • Get the N.E.W. Plastics Advantage

    • You can have a container that is as unique as your product. We make it easy by offering a wide range of containers and blow molded products that can be customized by color, shape, size, and material. Read More
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  • 11/03/2008
  • N.E.W. Launches Research and Development Team

    •  N.E.W. Plastics Corp., based in Luxemburg, WI, has three business units offering blow molding, packaging supplies and extruded plastic.  The company works closely with customers to develop solutions that meet or exceeds their needs.

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  • 07/01/2008
  • Watch RENEW on Television

    • A year or so ago, RENEW PLASTCS provided decking materials to the Home and Garden TV network's, "Landscape Smart" show.  The materials were used for a small deck in a backyard renovation.  To this point, we have only seen pictures of the completed deck.  Today, I received notice that the actual television show is scheduled to air this coming Sunday, July 6, at 7:30 AM central standard time on the Home and Garden network.  (They do reserve the right to change the airdate.) 

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  • 06/02/2008
  • N.E.W Plastics Corp Wins

    • Winner of The prestigious Wisconsin Business Friend of the Environment Award

      N.E.W Plastics Corp. was recently nominated for the Wisconsin Business Friend of the Environment Award. The award commends businesses that are environmentally conscious in their business habits. "'These companies are dedicated to environmental . . .

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  • 05/14/2008
  • N.E.W Plastics Honored For Environmental Achievements

    • Nine Wisconsin companies Wednesday received the prestigious Wisconsin Business Friend of the Environment Awards for outstanding achievements
      in . . .

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  • 04/15/2008
  • RENEW Plastics Connects With Community

    • The people at RENEW Plastics are giving back to the community by donating material to the Door Kewaunee Business & Education Partnership (DKBEP) project. This project will teach thirteen Door County high school juniors and seniors how to build a house. The students will frame the home and do the finishing work under the . . .

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  • 03/26/2008
  • N.E.W and RENEW Plastics nominated for Wisconsin Environmental Award

    • I am proud to nominate N.E.W. Plastics Corp. of Luxemburg, WI for the 2008 Business Friend of the Environment Award. As I mentioned during our telephone conversation, I am a business growth consultant who has been working with the Company for two and a half years. . .

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  • 03/06/2008
  • RENEW Plastics Pro-Environment Approach

    • Renew Plastics started producing environmentally friendly products in 1973. Founded by Irvin Vincent in the fall, he successfully produced the industry's first recycled plastic lumber. After three years of refinement, the decking was ready for the market. . . .

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