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How to Select a Thermoforming Company

Finding the right match for your projects can be simplified – if you know what to look for and the questions to ask. After over 30 years in the thermoforming industry, we not only have the answers – we know what you should be asking of your potential manufacturing partner.

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What is Thermoforming?

Thermoforming is the process of taking a sheet of plastic, heat it up, forming it into a three-dimensional shape, then trimming & turning it into a product.

Video on Thermoforming process

How to Select a Thermoforming Company

Finding the right match for your projects can be simplified – if you know what to look for and the questions to ask. After over 30 years in the thermoforming industry, we not only have the answers – we know what you should be asking of your potential manufacturing partner.

Thick Gauge Employee loading sheet into machine scaled

What is Thermoforming?

Thermoforming is the process of taking a sheet of plastic, heat it up, forming it into a three-dimensional shape, then trimming & turning it into a product.

Global Thermoforming, Inc is a leader in the thermoforming industry that provides quality thermoforming, vacuum forming, clamshell, clamshell packaging, thin gauge thermoforming, thick gauge thermoforming, and a variety of other services to the entire United States. We have local thermoforming facilities in Tempe, AZ and Nashville, TN. Contact us today for all of your thermoforming needs.

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WHERE SOLUTIONS ARE FORMED

TEMPE LOCATION

735 West Knox Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
P. (480) 753-5680
F: (480) 753-5681

NASHVILLE LOCATION

1631 Corporate Place
LaVergne, TN 37086
P: (615) 641-7000
F: (615) 641-7076

TEMPE LOCATION

735 West Knox Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
P. (480) 753-5680
F: (480) 753-5681

NASHVILLE LOCATION

1631 Corporate Place
LaVergne, TN 37086
P: (615) 641-7000
F: (615) 641-7076

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Which Plastic Materials Are Used In Thermoforming?

Although all the thermoplastics we use are high-quality, there’s an incredible range and diversity of types. Since we manufacture products with both thick and thin-gauge plastic, we work with many different types. This month, we’d like to explore the range of available materials and discuss what makes them suitable for different applications and industries.