Placon Acquires Brookdale Plastics

Placon Acquires Brookdale Plastics

Placon, a leading North American plastic packaging designer and manufacturer for the food, retail and medical markets, is further reinforcing its leading position in the medical and retail markets with the acquisition of Brookdale Plastics. Brookdale is a privately held custom thermoformer based in Plymouth, MN. Founded in 1963, Brookdale’s 74,000 square feet of space […]

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Barger, Placon’s Medical Specialists, Accepts Prestigious AmeriStar Design Award for Intuitive PETG Thermoformed Package

Handler safety, ease of use and convenience are all achieved through the unique packaging designed for NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes Radiogenix™ Isotope Separation System’s product

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In Memoriam: Plastic Packaging Industry Pioneer and Placon Founder, Tom Mohs, Dies at 77

Founded in 1966, Placon continues to honor the same modest Midwestern values of its founder Tom Mohs, with an entrepreneurial spirit that lives on and inspires the heart and mind of the engineer in everyone.

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Unique 360° Perforation Earns Thermoformer Placon an SPE Thermoforming Award for Gillette’s® Fusion® ProGlide® with Flexball™ Technology Blister Package

The packaging design for the new men’s razor features a perforation that skirts the periphery of the PET blister pack for a refreshingly hassle-free way to open a package, no scissors required. An innovative designer, thermoformer and injection molder of plastic packaging for the retail, medical and food markets, Placon is proud to announce its […]

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Placon with Packaging Digest to Discuss High Impact Thermoformed Packaging-Zero Waste by Design

Expert knowledge of recycled materials is a key component in designing packaging for zero waste.

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