Rutland Plastics
Union Inks
Offices: 704.553.0046 • Toll Free: 800.438.5134

We Are Rutland

Rutland Group is a leading manufacturer of specialty inks, primarily for the textile industry and supplier of plastisol coatings for automotive and industrial applications. Today, Rutland Group is recognized as a leader in its markets with its deep focus on quality, innovation and customer service.

The Rutland Difference

  • Broadest range of specialty screen printing inks, including: Plastisol, Water-based, Silicone and Oil-based acrylic inks
  • Extensive and customized products for automotive and industrial applications
  • Strong expertise in R&D and product development
  • Highly efficient manufacturing operations
  • Diversified and blue chip customer base
  • Global manufacturing footprint and customer reach

Our Global Reach

  • Three manufacturing facilities in Pineville, North Carolina; Lima, Peru; and Mumbai, India (JV).
  • Warehouse and distribution facilities in North Carolina and Ohio in the US, Paddock Wood, U.K. and Singapore.
  • Global base of distributors located in many countries,
  • Global End-use screen printing customers and automotive/industrial customers.

Rutland Group, Inc – World Headquarters

10021 Rodney Street
Pineville, NC 28134

Offices: 704.553.0044
Toll Free: 800.438.5134
Fax: 704.972.3089

Rutland Plastic Technologies, Inc.

10021 Rodney Street
Pineville, NC 28134

Offices: 704.553.0046
Toll Free: 800.438.5134
Fax: 704.972.3096

Union Ink

10021 Rodney Street
Pineville, NC 28134

Offices: 704.553.0046
Toll Free: 800.438.5134
Fax: 704.972.3096


10021 Rodney Street
Pineville, NC 28134

Offices: 704.553.0046
Toll Free: 800.438.5134
Fax: 704.972.3096


Sociedad Química Alemana S.A.
Av. Revolución 842, Zona Industrial
Ventanilla - Callao, Lima - Perú

Offices: +(51-1) 613-4242
Fax: +(51-1) 613-4243

RG/Rutland/Union Ohio Service Center

777-M-N Dearborn Park Lane
Worthington, OH 43085

Offices: 614.846.3055
Fax: 614.846.3943

RG/Rutland/Union UK Office

28 Eldon Way
Paddock Wood
Kent TN12 6BE UK

Offices: 44.0.1892.834.555
Fax: 44.0.1892.834.666


We call each other "partners" as we respect our customers and our employees. We're dedicated to providing only the finest products that are both friendly to the environment and that give back to the communities where we do business. For information on current job openings, please visit our Rutland Group, Inc or Printop websites. People, Pride, Products, Performance At Rutland Group, we strive to meet the uncompromising needs of our customers and to create a strong connection within our industry and our communities and with our employees. Here is a small sampling of what Rutland Group offers: paid time off, company paid holidays, FMLA, 401(k), and medical, dental and life insurance. Bottom line...Rutland Group has a committed workforce who work on cool, fun plastic technologies that our customers love. We utilize the latest and greatest in technology and are constantly striving to create new and perfect existing screen printing inks. Maybe you will come up with our next best thing?
Current Openings Share in our Success! Rutland Group has a dedicated and focused approach on our
  • People - We hire the right people and give them opportunities to connect, develop, be rewarded and lead;
  • Pride - We believe Rutland Group is a great place to work and we're proud of our employees;
  • Products - We provide industry-leading products and services; and
  • Performance - We have a proven track record of growth and stability.


Polyone Expands Specialty Color Portfolio with Rutland Acqusition

PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced the acquisition of Rutland Holding Company, expanding the company’s portfolio of specialty color, additives and inks solutions. Rutland specializes in customized formulations for consumer applications and is widely recognized as an industry leader in screen printing inks for the apparel market. “PolyOne is a trusted resource for dynamic and […]

Rutland Group caps a successful 2017 ISS LB Show

Rutland Group (RG)  had a very successful presence at the recent ISS Long Beach Show in California , Jan 20-22. RG had a market leading presence at this event with its large and commanding booth that showcased its different ink brands namely Rutland, Union, QCM and Printop. Our booth had a steady stream of screen […]

RG’s Lima, Peru Site Reaches 2 Year Milestone with No Safety Incident

Rutland Group (RG) is proud to announce that its Lima, Peru manufacturing site crosses a safety milestone – 2 years without any safety incident. Congratulations to all of the associates at this site on this achievement.

ISS Long Beach Show, Jan 20-22, 2017

Rutland Group (RG) is excited to be participating at the upcoming annual ISS Long Beach Show in California during January 20-22. Our large presence at this event will showcase the different ink brands of RG – Rutland, Union, QCM and Printop. Our booth numbers are Rutland #924, Union #825, QCM #827 and Printop #831.  Please visit us […]

Rutland Group T-Shirt Design Contest

Participate in our exciting T-Shirt Design Contest and win CASH !!!  See flyer for details on this event. The deadline for submission has been extended to November 15, 2016. So, make sure to send in your cool print to get hot cash.  

Rutland Group launches new websites and new color software

Rutland Group (Pineville, NC) announces the launch of new website for the company and standalone websites for each of its brands. At the same time, RG is also introducing a new Color Mixing Software for its screen printing ink customers.    

Rutland Group announces new Managing Director for Asia

Rutland group (Pineville, NC) announces the appointment of K.S. Goh as the new Managing Director for Asia, and he will be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. After gaining his degrees in chemistry and an MBA, K.S. worked at Henkel and its predecessor company Dexter. K.S. has had experience in technical applications and supporting customer growth […]

Rutland Group’s Pineville HQ Site receives ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Rutland Group is excited to announce that its Pineville manufacturing and warehouse locations in North Carolina are now certified under ISO 9001:2008.

Rutland Group Announces New Warehouse

Rutland Group is excited to announce the opening of a new warehouse located in the Charlotte, NC area.


Rutland Group Launches SilExtreme SIlicone Printing Inks at 2016 ISS Long Beach Show

Rutland Group is excited to announce the launch of its new SilExtreme SIlicone Inks at the upcoming ISS Long Beach Show during Jan 22-24, 2016.

RUTLAND GROUP Announces Appointment of Adrigua S.A. as Exclusive Distributor for Guatemala

Effective October 1, 2015 Rutland Group is pleased to announce that Adrigua S.A. has been appointed as an exclusive distributor of our Rutland and Printop product brands for Guatemala.

Material Safety Data Sheets changing to Safety Data Sheets under GHS

In addition to ongoing product innovation for our customers, Rutland Group continues to take a lead in regulatory compliance issues on a global basis.

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