ACS Group, a leading supplier of auxillary equipment to the plastics processing and other industries. The ACS Group designs, manufactures, markets, and supports one of the most comprehensive lines of auxillary products for the plastics processing industry. Formed through a series of acquisitions, the ACS Group maintains an expansion product line, which includes size reduction equipment (granulators and shredders), material conveying equipment, metering and blending devices, heat exchangers (mold temperature control units and chillers), drying systems, presses, and robots. These products are marketed under such recognizable brand names as AEC, Sterling, Sterlco, Steam Control, Cumberland Engineering, Colortronic, Economizer, Wabash, and Carver. ACS Group also makes heating and cooling equipment for industrial processes; material handling equipment for the food and pharmaceutical industries; and size reduction equipment for a variety of industries beyond plastics processing.