Longview Economic Development Corporation Approves Expansion Plan for Dallas Plastics, LLC.

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LONGVIEW, TX – May 25, 2023 – The Longview Economic Development Corporation (LEDCO) Board of Directors voted to approve an expansion plan Thursday for Dallas Plastics, LLC.

Dallas Plastics, which has been manufacturing blown polyethylene film products since 1989, will expand its production line at its Jordan Valley Road facility in West Longview. The company expansion includes a capital investment of $2.8 million, including the addition of material storage space as well as adding production equipment to their existing facility and the creation of 19 new full-time jobs.

"For decades, Dallas Plastics has participated in the economy, industry, and life of Longview. It is always encouraging when companies see their future here and make investments that will impact our community for years to come." Mayor Andy Mack

“After a thorough vetting of our options, Dallas Plastics has chosen our Longview facility for our expansion and relocation project. Longview has been home to one of our plants for years and we are excited to continue working with LEDCO and the City of Longview to expand this location. We appreciate all of the assistance provided which made Longview the clear choice for this project for both Dallas Plastics and the Community.” Ken Colbey, CFO Dallas Plastics, LLC

“LEDCO’s Business Retention & Expansion program allows us to identify and assist existing industries when they are competing for corporate investments. Longview has worked hard to create and maintain a positive business climate to secure the corporate investments necessary to grow our manufacturing base. Congratulations to the Dallas Plastics team on this expansion.” Wayne Mansfield, LEDCO President/CEO


About Dallas Plastics, LLC.

Headquartered in Mesquite, Texas and with locations in Longview, Texas; Wentzville, Missouri; Orange, Massachusetts and Montreal, Dallas Plastics is a leading manufacturer of blown polyethylene film with printing, embossing and other value-added capabilities for the medical, food and industrial end markets. As experts in blown film manufacturing, the Company works to provide quality, integrity, value and innovation to their customers. For more information, please visit www.dallasplastics.com/.

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