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WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A., December 12, 2013: SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association, has appointed Montesino Technologies, Inc. as the sales agent for NPE2015 throughout Latin America, it was announced today by Brad Williams, SPI’s director of marketing and sales.

Produced by SPI, NPE2015 will take place on March 23-27, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. Montesino is responsible for sales of exhibit space to Latin American companies and for supporting SPI’s program to attract more visitors from the region than for the previous NPE in 2012, which had record-breaking attendance by Latin Americans.

“SPI expects an even greater surge in participation by Latin American exhibitors and attendees at NPE2015, thanks to the strong growth of the plastics industry in many countries within the region,” said Mr. Williams. “Montesino’s extensive experience in serving plastics and material supplier clients in Latin America will help us better understand and serve this valuable segment of our NPE audience, and in turn allow us to provide them an even greater show experience.”

Founded in 1996, Montesino serves as both a consultant and a manufacturers representative, with particular expertise in plastics packaging and healthcare products. Much of their work has focused on markets in Latin America. In addition to its world headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A., the company has a regional headquarters in Brazil. Montesino offers customers information on NPE in the language of their choice: Spanish, Portuguese, or English.

Heading the Latin American sales team for NPE2015 is Peter Schmitt, managing director of Montesino ( and working with him is Migna Liz Vega-Morales, ( Both can be reached at +1-302-888-2355, or at

Visit for detailS on NPE2015, to register to attend or to secure exhibit space.


NPE is a triennial international plastics exposition solely owned and produced by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association. NPE2015 will take place Monday through Friday, March 23-27, 2015, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. NPE2012 had 1,933 exhibitors, 40% of which came from outside the U.S.A. The event attracted 55,359 participants, 26% of them international visitors.

Founded in 1937, SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association promotes growth in the $380 billion U.S. plastics industry. Representing nearly 900 thousand American workers in the third largest U.S. manufacturing industry, SPI delivers legislative advocacy, market research, industry promotion, and the fostering of business relationships and zero waste strategies. From resin suppliers and equipment makers to processors and brand owners, SPI is proud to represent all facets of the U.S. plastics industry. SPI also owns and produces the international NPE trade show. All profits from NPE are reinvested into SPI’s industry services. Find SPI online at and