Do your trays and lids share a special bond?

by Todd McDonald on October 29, 2015

If you have a collection of treasured trophies, chances are you have had several close calls with at least one tumbling to the ground from its position of prominence after a bump or even a strong gust of wind. And, perhaps on more than one occasion you have been faced with emergency repairs after you […]


10 Reasons Your Thermoformer Should Know How to Move

by Todd McDonald on October 7, 2015

It’s happened to all of us. We arrive at work, grab a cup of coffee and get settled in for the day. Then it hits us. Our cell phone is at home. Suddenly, our phone is all we can think about, we feel incomplete without it, and we may even consider driving home to retrieve […]


Could your thermoformer win the Egg Drop Challenge?

July 2, 2015

Whether you’ve participated yourself, “helped” your son or daughter create a winning entry, or just read about it or watched a video online, chances are you have had some level of experience with The Egg Drop Challenge. While the variations are virtually endless, the core of the assignment remains the same – design a container […]

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What can the President and a teenager teach us about food packaging design?

June 16, 2015

What do the President of the United States, a typical teenager, Japanese astronaut Aki Hoshideand and possibly even you have in common? Selfies. That’s right, virtually everyone, of all ages and walks of life, seem to be swept up in this global phenomenon of self-expression. As a result, we must be ready to be photographed […]

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