Family-focused: Vision, values, and company culture.

At LINDAR, we are committed to following our company’s vision and values. As a manufacturer specializing in plastic thermoforming, we work with hundreds of industries worldwide, but it all starts with our company culture. Our cohesive team is more like a family—bonded through the shared values of integrity, teamwork, [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:31:42-06:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on Family-focused: Vision, values, and company culture.

Automation advancements in thermoforming

We continue to automate within our plastic thermoforming facility, we’re proud of our latest piece of equipment in our automation arsenal—a new dual-arm robotic router trim station. The robotic router is designed to trim more parts per hour and improving the safety of our operators. Automated routing applications,  focused [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:33:15-06:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Automation advancements in thermoforming

LINDAR’s Tom Haglin Awarded Thermoformer of the Year

Tom Haglin, owner and CEO of LINDAR Corp., in Baxter, Minn., won the Society of Plastic Engineers (SPE) 2019 Thermoformer of the Year award, which will be presented at the SPE Thermoforming Conference in Milwaukee in September. Haglin’s career in the thermoforming industry is noteworthy for business growth, job [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:06:13-05:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on LINDAR’s Tom Haglin Awarded Thermoformer of the Year

Innovations in automation production.

As LINDAR implements technology, automation, and engineering solutions in continual improvement of our plastic thermoforming process, automation remains a key component of our production of SimplySecure, PAINTWELL, and more. We are proud to have a new roll-fed line with additional automation incorporated into the production line—one of four in [...]

By |2019-05-22T13:12:34-05:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on Innovations in automation production.

LINDAR hires personnel and takes steps to increase automation

LINDAR continues to accelerate our automation initiative within our facility. Steps have been taken and our automation processes are being redefined to improve and automate workflow, operations, and the manufacturing processes. These are additional steps to bring forming inspiration to our automation initiative. One of the tools we are [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:36:16-05:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on LINDAR hires personnel and takes steps to increase automation

LINDAR Launches New PAINTWELL Products

LINDAR Corp., a plastic thermoforming company based in Baxter, Minn, recently released PAINTWELL—its new variety of paint trays and paint tray liners designed for painting professionals and do-it-yourselfers. “The PAINTWELL difference is the innovative, thermoformed design,” said Dave Fosse, director of marketing at LINDAR. “With PAINTWELL trays and liners [...]

By |2018-10-12T12:03:14-05:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Consumer Products, LINDAR News|Tags: |Comments Off on LINDAR Launches New PAINTWELL Products

What exactly is thermoforming anyway?

Thermoforming is a cost-effective manufacturing process LINDAR uses to shape and form the plastic we use to make everything from food containers and paint trays to OEM parts for equipment and machinery. Here’s how it works: A plastic sheet is heated in an oven to a high-enough temperature that it [...]

By |2018-05-03T10:54:39-05:00September 5th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on What exactly is thermoforming anyway?

LINDAR earns ISO certification

BRAINERD, MINN. — LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of thermoformed plastic products, packaging and industrial components, recently received the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) 9001:2008 certification for quality management systems. Our extensive three-year certification journey required LINDAR to document the safety, culture, quality and processes needed to manufacture thermoformed [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:02:29-05:00March 7th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on LINDAR earns ISO certification

3D printing makes tools quickly for vacuum forming

Stephen Mraz Thu, 2013-08-29 09:09 Customers of Lindar Corp., a plastics thermoformer in Minnesota, often want functional prototypes of food containers to test and evaluate. And they want them in only a couple of days. This hasmeant Lindar has had to develop tooling and thermaform containers, often with hinged [...]

By |2018-04-20T15:59:08-05:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on 3D printing makes tools quickly for vacuum forming