Author: Dan Smith


PPD To Open Full Production Capabilities Soon!

We have just wrapped up our first week of partial production for the re-launch of PPD Manufacturing. We look forward to being back to full production capabilities by the end of next Friday, May 29th. We appreciate all the efforts our team has put in place these last couple weeks to make this possible.

PPD’s Response to COVID-19

It has been announced by the governor of Michigan that manufacturing is able to restart their businesses beginning the week of May 11th 2020. PPD is responding to this order and will begin restarting partial production gradually throughout the week as dictated by our customer’s needs. We appreciate everybody’s patience and understanding through these uncertain […]
PPD Collaborates with Hyperformance Glass Products, Bringing Tougher Glass to the Consumer

PPD Collaborates with Hyperformance Glass Products, Bringing Tougher Glass to the Consumer

PPD is collaborating with Hyperformance Glass Products LLC to bring Corning Gorilla Glass for Automotive Exteriors, and other unique automotive glass panels to the consumer market. HGP aims to bring the latest advancements in glass technology directly to the consumer. Hyperformance Glass Products is a new, Michigan based company, focused on expanding the currently limited […]

PPD Involved with the Rebirth of a Classic luxury Vehicle at the 2019 NAIAS

  If you couldn’t make it to the Detroit Auto Show this year you probably saw something publicized about the limited Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition on the news. The throwback luxury vehicle with the suicide doors won the hearts of the auto show crowd. The Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition was so well received […]

Macomb County company moves headquarters and engineering facilities under one roof to remain in County

Polymer Process Development acquires 75,000 sq. ft. of leased space at Cherry Creek Corporate Park in Shelby Township CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A little known but fast-growing company that specializes in encapsulating glass for automotive and other industries will move its headquarters office and engineering/warehousing facilities into 75,000 sq. ft. of leased space at 11969 […]

We are Hiring!

Looking to join the PPD team? View our new Openings. Fill out an application here and mail to: Human Recources Dept. 11969 Shelby Tech Drive Shelby Twp, MI 48315

Encapsulating Smart Glass for Automotive

PPD has extended it’s production methods to encapsulate smart/switchable. Smart/switchable glass uses electricity, light, or heat to change glass from translucent to transparent. Encapsulation prevents its switching capabilities from being damaged. PPD is one of the few companies capable of developing this emerging technology. Smart Glass is just one of many types of glass or […]

New Developments by Corning® Glass

Corning® continues to innovate the auto glass industry as they display their auto glass concepts at CES® 2017. Among the many innovations at CES, Corning’s connected car concept captured the attention of the attendees. The car incorporated Corning’s Gorilla® Glass windshield, slim Gorilla® glass, a glass dashboard, and many more technologies. PPD has had a […]
PPD Enters the World of Solar Energy

PPD Enters the World of Solar Energy

Working in concert with recognized industry leaders, we’ve applied our focus to the exciting future of solar energy. The encapsulation process is a perfect manufacturing option for the staggering volume of product required to support the globalization of solar energy. With our unique ability to provide proof of concept, with industry leading timing, we can […]