About Samantha Leenheer

I'm Samantha, our Marketing Communications Specialist. I enjoy connecting with people and helping businesses find solutions for their manufacturing issues. Do you have a question that you can't find the answer to? Let me know and I will be happy work with our technical team to make sure you get an answer.
11 Dec

CEO Named Loyola University’s Alumnus of the Year

By |Personnel Update, Press Release|0 Comments

We are proud to announce that our President and CEO, Tom Dieschbourg, was names Loyola University's Alumnus of the Year by the Chemistry Department. He was presented the Alumnus of the Year award at the annual Denkewalter Lecture in October. “Loyola University of Chicago helped me develop and hone critical problem-solving skills that have served [...]

28 Nov

Trending Design Solutions Ebook

By |Designing with TPEs, Technology|0 Comments

Get your 'Trending Design Solutions' Ebook We are excited to be launching our latest ebook:  "Trending Design Solutions Using Styrenic TPEs". You may know firsthand that selecting a material for your product isn't always cut and dry. There are nuances that can easily affect the appearance, performance and longevity of a finished product.  This ebook [...]

1 May

‘Outshining the Competition’ in Business in Focus Magazine

By |American Made|0 Comments

An inside look at the growth and strength of Star Thermoplastics A recent article, "Outshining the Competition" in the April edition of Business in Focus, takes a glimpse at our history and the challenges we've faced. For over 25 years, we have partnered with companies small and large to provide you with a solution. We [...]

3 Apr

Star Thermoplastics is Celebrating 25 Years in Business

By |American Made, Personnel Update|0 Comments

Employee Appreciation Luncheon to Celebrate 25 Years in Business. This year Star Thermoplastics celebrates 25 years in business. As a top manufacturer of high-quality thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), we help businesses launch innovative and profitable products. We are normally all about our customers, but recently we took a break to celebrate 25 years of continued growth [...]

13 Feb

The Drive to Reshore is Getting Stronger and Making an Impact

By |American Made, Education|0 Comments

As the state of the economy is ever changing, reshoring continues to be a hot topic in the manufacturing industry. You may have seen one of our most popular posts on reshoring called "Moving to the States, Time for Reshoring".   The latest trends towards reshoring remain strong and according to Assembly Magazine are at 'record levels.' Star Thermoplastics [...]