Faster speed-to-market w/ 4 thermoforming basics for package design

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Jan 31, 2022 8:02:12 AM

It is easier to build a house from scratch then renovate an existing model. By understanding four fundamentals of the thermoforming process, packaging can be designed with a strong foundation, saving time and money.

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When to enlist a thermoform packaging engineer to meet your TTM and budget goals

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Sep 21, 2021 12:44:29 PM

All engineers understand that designing a package is one thing, and manufacturing it is another. By enlisting a thermoformer that has in house packaging engineers, product manufacturers can share, or completely outsource, the responsibility of developing the thermoform package to those highly-skilled in design-for-manufacturing methodologies. In doing so, timelines are condensed and unforeseen costs mitigated, because thermoforming engineers are able integrate the challenges and opportunities inherent in the manufacturing process into the packaging developmental process.

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Dordan's Top-Twenty Achievements of the Last Ten Years

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Dec 23, 2020 11:00:56 AM

Dordan has celebrated nearly 60 years of Christmas together. This year, we want to celebrate the blessings of the last ten, to offer hope and inspiration for the next decade. In looking back, we recall Kierkegaard's saying that "life is lived forward, but understood backwards"; never has this rung so true as we reflect on 2020. 

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How Dordan Designs Packaging for Thermoforming in 6 Steps

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Nov 8, 2017 1:30:10 PM

Dordan is a full-service thermoform designer and manufacturer. Because we have complete control over the design and production of thermoformed packaging, our approach to package design is collaborative, leveraging our engineering, production, and quality control expertise.

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Woodstock's Dordan Manufacturing Celebrates its 55th Anniversary

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Nov 2, 2017 8:22:13 AM

Hey guys!

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Dordan to exhibit multi-media 'Design for Thermoforming' presentation at 2014 CES

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Nov 18, 2013 2:41:00 PM

Las Vegas—January 7, 2014—Dordan Manufacturing brings multi-media “Design for Thermoforming” exhibit to the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show, booth # 70229.

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Dordan brings packaging-centric, interactive exhibits to 2014 CES

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Nov 7, 2013 8:55:00 AM

Las Vegas—January 7, 2014—Dordan Manufacturing returns to International CES with interactive displays aimed at educating and engaging show attendees about consumer electronic packaging solutions: Touch, smell, see and er, taste? the latest and greatest bio-based/biodegradable/compostable and otherwise ‘green’ plastics with Dordan’s 4th Annual Bio Resin Show N Tell; learn about Dordan’s Design for Thermoforming Process with 3D package design modeling videos and photo-realistic package design renderings; and, discover how Seeing it Sells it with Klöckner Pentaplast’s eyetracking study.

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PACK EXPO Exhibit Preview: Dordan's 3D Package Design Renderings

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Aug 13, 2013 1:30:00 PM

Hello my packaging and sustainability friends!

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Dordan Celebrates 50th Anniversary with ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Apr 19, 2013 9:59:00 AM

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Sustainable Brands' special issue on sustainable packaging

Posted by Chandler Slavin on Apr 18, 2013 11:03:00 AM

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