Clear packaging reaches canned good market

At LINDAR, we know the importance of packaging food in a way that enhances the look of the product inside. We use crystal clear plastic designed specifically to show off the goods, all while keeping it fresh and protecting it during shipping and display. We believe transparency is the best [...]

Wrigley creates thermoformed, squeezable chewing gum dispenser

We love seeing new, innovative ways the thermoforming industry is being utilized, both at LINDAR, and around the world. Take Wrigley for example. The company was founded in 1891, and to this day, it is still known for not only its world-renowned brands of chewing gum and candy, but for [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:20+00:00 August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Wrigley creates thermoformed, squeezable chewing gum dispenser

Will edible food packaging catch on? We’re not so sure.

At LINDAR, we take environmental responsibility seriously. We offer recycled plastic materials as an option in many of our products, and have reduced waste in our manufacturing processes to one-tenth of what it was three years ago. Still, we’re always looking for new ways to improve all aspects of our [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:21+00:00 August 15th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on Will edible food packaging catch on? We’re not so sure.

LINDAR announces two-piece tamper obvious packaging for cakes and pies

LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of plastic food containers, recently released a selection of tamper obvious packaging, including two-piece pie and cake containers, the first of their kind in the food packaging industry. Simply Secure, LINDAR’s line of tamper obvious containers, are available in two-piece and hinged varieties, with special [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:21+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on LINDAR announces two-piece tamper obvious packaging for cakes and pies

The future of food packaging

Ready for some innovative “smart” packaging solutions that might just be coming to a store near you? From convenient self-heating food packages to lighted beer bottles that blink to the beat of music at a party, the future of food packaging was discussed at last month’s Institute of Food Technologists’ [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:21+00:00 July 25th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on The future of food packaging

LINDAR certified by American Institute of Baking

BAXTER, MINN. — LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of plastic food containers, was recently certified by the American Institute of Baking International (AIB) for excellence in food safety practices. For the 12th year in a row, LINDAR earned a “Superior” rating, the highest level of certification available, from AIB’s audit [...]

By | 2015-09-22T09:11:24+00:00 May 21st, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on LINDAR certified by American Institute of Baking

Trends show baby boomers like smaller bakery packages

While reports say consumers of all ages continue to be interested in baking, statistically, baby boomer households like sweets, but in smaller packages. At LINDAR, we specialize in custom and stock containers for bakery treats of all sizes, from mini to jumbo. Check out the bakery packaging options on our [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:22+00:00 April 16th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Trends show baby boomers like smaller bakery packages

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 plastic [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:22+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News, OEM Custom, Paint|Comments Off on LINDAR earns ISO certification

Packaging with punch

Packaging continues to evolve, creating an exciting shopping experience for consumers. By Richard Turcsik www.groceryheadquarters.com March 2014 Brown paper packages tied up with string just do not cut it anymore. Packaging today has to entice consumers by jumping off the shelf with vibrant colors and graphics. It has to make [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:23+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Comments Off on Packaging with punch

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 lids, [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:23+00:00 February 6th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News, OEM Custom, Paint|Comments Off on 3D printing makes tools quickly for vacuum forming