November 08, 2006 07:50 ET

Plastic Distributor Contact Information for 25,000 Grades of Plastic Now Available in Prospector From IDES

LARAMIE, WY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 8, 2006 -- IDES Inc. ( today announced that their Prospector search engine for plastic material datasheets now includes distributor contact information for more than 25,000 grades of resin. From each material's datasheet, plastics buyers are provided with the phone number, website address, and geographic location for distributors, and in some cases, names and phone numbers for sales representatives are displayed.

"Prospector is the only place in the world where you can look at a complete list of distributors for a plastic material," said Mike Kmetz, President of IDES. "Our customers want to make sure they have multiple reliable sources for the plastic materials they buy. Prospector now gives them complete plastic distributor information in one click."

Adding functionality to track down distributors of plastic materials in Prospector is the first of several steps IDES is initiating to help buyers and sellers of plastics connect. More information about Prospector with distributor contact information is available on IDES's website:

About IDES Inc.

IDES is a plastic materials information management company. The Plastics Web® from IDES is a website with a vertical search engine connecting tens of thousands of companies around the globe with plastics content and technical data sheets from 560 global resin manufacturers. The company provides custom resin selectors for nearly all resin distributors and a number of resin manufacturers. IDES is headquartered in Laramie, Wyoming, with offices in Europe and Mexico.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Nathan Potter
    IDES - The Plastics Web®
    +1-307-742-9227 ext. 246
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