High-tech 3D Laser Probe Improves Measurements and Quality Control

LINDAR’s New FARO Edge 7 with Laser Line Probe HD LINDAR Corporation is well known as a leading manufacturer of thermoformed plastic paint products, food packaging, and industrial components. As a leader in our industry, we are committed to acquiring the latest technologies to increase our customers’ confidence in [...]

By |2020-02-12T08:58:06-06:00July 17th, 2015|Categories: LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on High-tech 3D Laser Probe Improves Measurements and Quality Control

What floats your boat? For us, it’s thermoformed ABS.

As thermoforming continues to grow and gain momentum in the world of manufacturing, LINDAR embraces the innovation new products bring to our table. Take kayaks for example. Until recently, kayaks have typically been produced by rotational molding or lamination methods. Now thermoformed kayaks are gaining in popularity due to [...]

Food packaging that makes cents!

At LINDAR, we recognize it takes more than a discounted up-front cost on food packaging in order for you to save in the long run. We look at the full life cycle of the package — from production, case layout and pallet utilization to product protection and retail merchandising [...]

LINDAR’s tamper obvious package wins thermoforming competition

LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of plastic food containers, recently received a Gold Award for its Simply Secure two-piece packages from the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE). The award was presented during the SPE Thermoforming Division’s annual conference in Schaumburg, Ill. Awards were given in 11 categories, and LINDAR’s [...]

Plastics recycling discussed at Global Plastic Summit

Recycling was a hot topic at the recent Global Plastic Summit, which took place shortly after California’s ban on plastic bags was signed into law. Officials at the summit cited data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that shows plastic shopping bags make up only 0.4 percent of waste [...]

Thermoforming innovation

Thermoforming is everywhere — maybe even in the palm of your hand. Look closely at your cell phone case. What is it made of? In their desire to create protective cell phone cases using eco-friendly materials, one company invented ultra-durable cases by thermoforming plastic and covering it with Kevlar, [...]

By |2018-04-23T10:53:43-05:00October 21st, 2014|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Thermoforming innovation

Thermoforming abounds in the medical industry

Next time you’re in a doctor’s office, take a closer look at the medical equipment around you. More than likely, it was developed using some sort of thermoforming application. From MRI and blood analysis machines, to CT and PET scan equipment, thermoformers like LINDAR create custom covers, shrouds and [...]

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?

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 [...]

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 [...]

By |2018-07-11T16:03:47-05:00August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Wrigley creates thermoformed, squeezable chewing gum dispenser