Business Category: Major Employers
Myers Industries, Inc. is a diversified, international plastics manufacturer of returnable packaging, storage and safety products and specialty molding. The company is also the largest tire repair supply distributor in the United States. Myers Industries was started in 1933, by Meyer and Louis Myers, as a tire supply storefront in Akron. In 1963, Myers Industries, Inc. was established and grew into a diversified plastics manufacturer and tire repair supply distributor.
Over the last 55 years, Myers Industries has expanded to become a leading polymer manufacturer of material handling containers and wholesale distributor of tire repair and retread products for both domestic and international markets. Its brands include Buckhorn, Akro-Mils, Jamco Products, Ameri-Kart and Scepter.