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 | 2016-12-11T22:52:20+00:00 September 5th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News, OEM Custom, Paint|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 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

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