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A Large Company with Expertise in Plastics Equipment, Tecnos Plásticos Maintains a Nationwide Network of Sales and Service Personnel

ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A., February 16, 2011: Maguire Products, Inc., a leading international supplier of plastics auxiliary equipment, has appointed Tecnos Plásticos as its agent in Brazil.

Tecnos Plásticos is a division of Grupo Tecnos, a diversified manufacturing and sales company. The Tecnos Plásticos unit maintains a staff of 15 sales and 11 technical service specialists at the company headquarters in São Paulo and offices in other key regions of Brazil. The main facility in São Paulo comprises 8,000 m2. Besides Maguire, Tecnos Plásticos represents internationally recognized suppliers of injection molding machinery and auxiliary equipment.

“Maguire’s uniquely practical and user-friendly systems can help Brazilian companies increase productivity, reduce costs, and enhance product quality,” said B. Patrick Smith, vice president of marketing and sales for Maguire Products. “The technical expertise and sales and service capacity available from Tecnos Plásticos provides valuable support to our customers in Brazil’s large and fast-growing plastics industry.”

Founded in 1999, Grupo Tecnos employs 250 people and operates two divisions besides Tecnos Plásticos. Tecnos Metais manufactures industrial shelving and other metal products. Tecnos Laser provides laser cutting, folding, decorating, and other services involving sheet metal. The owner of Grupo Tecnos is Mauricio Beduschi.

Maguire is the world’s largest supplier of gravimetric blenders and liquid color pumps and also manufactures loading systems, dryers, auger feeders, and related equipment and software. All Maguire systems are based on designs originally developed by the company. Maguire’s customers include injection, blow, and rotational molders, extrusion processors, and compounders.


TECNOS PLÁSTICOS is located at Rodovia SP 147 Limeira/Mogi-Mirim | Km 103 | Bairro do Pinhal Limeira/SP CEP: 13480-970 | Caixa Postal 2144 | Fone: (19) 2114-4000 |

MAGUIRE PRODUCTS, INC., headquartered in Aston, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Founded in 1977, Maguire operates six manufacturing facilities in Aston. The company maintains a network of distributors in the Americas and overseas and has three sales and service subsidiaries that stock, sell, and service auxiliary equipment systems from Maguire and its affiliate, Novatec, Inc.: Maguire Canada, headquartered in Vaughan, Ontario; Maguire Europe, supporting customers throughout Europe and operating a distribution center in Tamworth, Staffordshire, UK; and Singapore-based Maguire Asia, serving customers throughout South Asia and the Pacific Rim. Visit the Maguire Products web site: