It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Terry McDermott, the founder of Champion Plastics and a true champion in every sense of the word. Terry left this world on May 20th, leaving behind a legacy that will be cherished
Champion Plastics was featured in the March 2023 edition of Plastics Business Magazine highlighting Champion's receipt of the 2022 MAPP Innovation Award and how Plasma Treating was used to pretreat a low surface energy component.
Champion Plastics' manufacturing facility was featured on the cover of Plastics Machinery and Manufacturing Magazine in the January 2023 issue. Champion's Jeff Ignatowski discussed Champion's plan for expanded automation for 2023.
Matt McDermott received the 1st place award for the Manufactures Association of Plastics Processors (MAPP) "Innovation Award" at the recent 2022 Benchmarking & Best Practices Conference.
“Walk a Mile in Their Shoes” – Champion Plastics’ Jeff Ignatowski Speaks at 2022 Benchmarking & Best Practices Conference
Champion Plastics' Jeff Ignatowski spoke at the 2022 Benchmarking & Best Practices Conference presenting "Walk a Mile in Their Shows" how gains in efficiencies, quality, throughput, and profit can be realized by immersing yourself in the day-day-day activities of your team. Jeff Ignatowski
Champion Plastics, Inc. featured in the article “Top Shops, Cost Conquerors, Class of ’22” in Plastics Technology Magazine
Champion Plastics, Inc. is featured in the article "Top Shops, Cost Conquerors, Class of '22" in the October issue of Plastics Technology Magazine. Champion's Jeff Ignatowski discussed inventory strategies, dealing with labor shortages and design-for manufacturing. .
Robot is a winner for Champion! Champion Plastics was featured in an article by Karen Hanna in Plastics Machinery & Manufacturing magazine where she discusses the implementation of our six axis robot with our president, Michael McDermott. Read Full Article
Champion Plastics was featured on the cover of the June 2022 edition of Plastics News. Jeff Ignatowski discussed current issues with supply chain shortages and how Champion is coping. Regarding how the shortages have affected customer relationships, Ignatowski added, "I think overall the
Champion Plastics' Jeff Ignatowski was a panelist at the 2022 Injection Molding & Design Expo show held in Detroit. His comments on staff shortages were featured in Injection World Magazine, "There are concerns for the future in skilled jobs such as