UFP TECHNOLOGIES LAUNCHES THREE BRANDS

January 3rd, 2008, GEORGETOWN, MA - UFP Technologies, Inc., a leading manufacturer of packaging and component products, has organized its sales and marketing efforts around three brands to meet growing customer needs. They are:

  • United Foam, a UFP Technologies brand
  • Simco Automotive, a UFP Technologies brand
  • Molded Fiber, a UFP Technologies brand

United Foam creates high-performance packaging and component solutions from an array of foams, plastics and specialty fabrics. Using the industry's most advanced materials and conversion techniques; United Foam engineers unique, cost-effective solutions for a vast range of critical applications.

Simco Automotive provides high quality development, engineering and manufacturing services for interior trim and interior structural components made from a wide range of advanced materials.

Molded Fiber is the leading designer and manufacturer of interior packaging solutions made from 100% recycled paper. Molded Fiber's cost-effective and environmentally friendly solutions reduce labor and save space while providing superior protection at every stage of a product's sales cycle.

UFP Technologies' sales, marketing and customer service will focus on its customer's needs and its market's requirements under the three new brands. According to UFP Technologies' Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mitch Rock, "This move simplifies our offerings and aligns our resources to more effectively meet customer demands so they can get to market faster and be more competitive."

About UFP Technologies, Inc.
UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ - UFPT) is an innovative designer and custom converter of foams, plastics, and natural fiber products. The company produces a vast array of custom-engineered packaging solutions and component products in ten manufacturing facilities across North America. Its customers include leading companies in six core markets: Automotive, Computers & Electronics, Medical, Aerospace & Defense, Consumer, and Industrial.

For more information on UFP Technologies' products and capabilities, contact Sue Midura, UFP Technologies, 172 East Main Street, Georgetown, MA, 01833, (800) 372-3172, or email info@ufpt.com.