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Thermoforming: what is the future?

Plastic manufacturing and the packaging industry have seen their ups and downs in the past decade, causing issues for customers looking for high-quality plastic parts and products. To lower costs, many companies decided to move their manufacturing projects overseas. Unfortunately, with the lower cost per piece have come several problems, such as issues with quality [...]

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Future of Plastic Molding

What is the future of plastic injection molding?

The global pandemic has left many industries' futures, including manufacturing, with problems. Supply chain issues, delays in shipping, and the inability to secure quality products from overseas producers have led to many changes in the world of plastic manufacturing. So what is it customers need to handle their backlog of orders and streamline their processes [...]

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What is the future of plastic extrusion?

Quality control, lead times, and cost. These are the primary issues affecting the plastics manufacturing industry. With the current state of affairs across the globe due to the recent pandemic, these problems have been compounded as companies still face supply chain issues and delays in manufacturing and shipping, relying on overseas manufacturers. CBM Plastics knows [...]

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Plastic Injection Molding Process, Materials, Industries and Applications

Plastic Injection Molding Process, Materials, Industries and Applications When it comes to manufacturing, finding the right processes to get to an appropriate price point can be challenging, especially when you need to produce your product at a certain price to turn a profit. When you factor in overseas shipping times and quality control issues, your [...]

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What Is a Plastic Injection Molding Machine and How Does It Work?

Plastic Injection Molding Machines Choosing the best manufacturing process, such as injection molding machines, profile extrusion, or thermoforming for your plastics project can seem overwhelming. You need to consider the types of material you need, the price point you aim to hit, the size of your run, and what you want the finished product to [...]

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Plastic Extrusion, Process, Materials, and Applications

Plastic Extrusion, Process, Materials, and Applications Finding the right manufacturing process for your finished product is essential. When getting a part or product to market, you have to be concerned with lead times, costs, and the quality produced. With many manufacturing companies moving overseas, lead times and quality can be unpredictable, leaving you with problems [...]

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thermoforming vs. plastic injection molding

Thermoforming vs. Injection Molding: What’s the Difference?

Thermoforming vs. Injection Molding: What’s the Difference? Are you looking for the best way to manufacture your plastic parts or products? Not sure which option will meet your needs and give you the best bang for your buck? Concerned with lead times from thermoforming companies in Illinois interfering with your shipping and delivery schedule? CBM [...]

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Custom Plastic Injection Molding FAQs

Custom Plastic Injection Molding FAQs Developing a part or product is a daunting task that can be made even more complicated when selecting and implementing the manufacturing process. With so much manufacturing going overseas, problems with quality, freight costs, and timely delivery are becoming more and more commonplace. If you want to improve your manufacturing [...]

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Plastic Profile Extrusion FAQs

Plastic Profile Extrusion FAQs Some plastic manufacturing products are more complicated, and others can be simplified with the proper process and the right company behind them. When it comes to plastic manufacturing, quality, lead time, and delivery are crucial to producing a solid product and keeping your customers satisfied. We try to be sure to [...]

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Thermoforming FAQs

Thermoforming or Vacuum Forming FAQs If you have a plastic project with a specific texture, detailing, or larger size, thermoforming may be the best plastic manufacturing process for your job. Whether you are looking for a plastic thermoforming manufacturer for the first time or have had experience with one in the past, you may be [...]

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