A. Schulman to Webcast Fiscal 2012 Fourth-Quarter Earnings Conference Call

Fri Oct 12, 2012 1:30pm EDT

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AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A. Schulman Inc. (Nasdaq:SHLM) expects to release fiscal 2012 fourth-quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. The Company will hold its fiscal 2012 fourth-quarter earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25, at 10 a.m. Eastern time, with Joseph Gingo, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Joseph Levanduski, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

The conference call will be available via a live webcast and a replay will be archived for 90 days. To access the webcast or replay, visit the Company's Web site, www.aschulman.com.

About A. Schulman, Inc.

A. Schulman, Inc. is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins headquartered in Akron, Ohio. Since 1928, the Company has been providing innovative solutions to meet its customers' demanding requirements.  The Company's customers span a wide range of markets such as packaging, mobility, building & construction, electronics & electrical, agriculture, personal care & hygiene, sports & leisure, custom services and others.  The Company employs approximately 3,100 people and has 34 manufacturing facilities globally.  A. Schulman reported net sales of $2.1 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2012.  Additional information about A. Schulman can be found at www.aschulman.com.

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CONTACT:  Jennifer K. Beeman
          Director of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
          A. Schulman, Inc.
          3550 W. Market St.
          Akron, Ohio 44333
          Tel: 330-668-7346
          email: Jennifer_Beeman@us.aschulman.com