Placon Plastics Innovator, Tom Mohs, to be Inducted  Into Plastics Hall of Fame Posthumously

Placon Plastics Innovator, Tom Mohs, to be Inducted Into Plastics Hall of Fame Posthumously

The Plastics Academy has announced the selection of six new members to be posthumously inducted into the Plastics Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place on May 4, 2017 during the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) 2017 Spring National Board Meeting Palm Beach, Fla. “The Plastics Hall of Fame inductees recognize individuals who have […]

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Placon Reveals New Brand Strategy

Placon introduces new brand strategy at Pack Expo in Chicago, IL. “Over the years, we have acquired companies, maintained the company identity and gained additional brand names,” stated Theresa Pope, Marketing Director. “Externally and internally there was confusion on which division owned which and what to call each location.” The new brand strategy positions the […]

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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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