May 2, 2007

Investment Banker To Buy Myers Industries

Just four months after purchasing container manufacturer ITML, Myers Industries is being sold to Goldman, Sachs & Co., one of the oldest and largest investment banking firms. Based in Akron, Ohio, Myers Industries is an international manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. In addition to ITML, container brands include Dillen Products, Pro Cal and Listo Products. For answers to questions about this transaction, visit:

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January 3, 2007

Myers Industries to Acquire ITML Horticultural Products

December 28, 2006, Akron, Ohio— Diversified international manufacturer and distributor Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE) today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire ITML Horticultural Products, Inc.® ITML, a private company based in Ontario, Canada, is a leader in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of plastic containers and related products for professional floriculture / horticulture grower markets across North America. The acquisition, which is expected to close in early 2007, is subject to customary conditions of closing. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed at this time, but the Company expects to host a conference call after closing to discuss details with the investment community. John C. Orr, president and chief executive officer of Myers Industries, said, “This acquisition is consistent with our Strategic Business Evolution process to grow our key business segments with accretive transactions that strengthen our brand portfolio, provide value-added capabilities, and deepen relationships […]

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