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Key Moments In The History Of Industrial Thermoform

In the grand scheme of things, industrial thermoform is a relatively new industry. While the development of modern plastics stretches mostly back to the early 20th century, scientists have been working on creating plastic substances since the early half of the 19th century and natural rubber has been used for centuries. Two of the first key figures in the development of plastics were Thomas Hancock and Charles Goodyear. The latter name probably is quite familiar to you as the name…

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Thermoformed Molding: A Brief Overview

If you take a look around in any store from an electronics retailer to a hardware store or a grocery store, you will see hundreds of examples of thermoform plastic packaging. Those blister packages and clamshell packages protect a wide array of products. Thermoformed molding is how we create the unique, intricate custom packages. At Indepak, our thermoformed molding process begins by studying your product and creating a custom package design. A mold then will be created to your exact…

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