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Product Summary: Packaging design, thermoformed clamshells, sterile medical packaging, EcoStar materials
A leading designer and manufacturer Placon provides packaging from concept to commercialization for the retail, medical and food markets with an extensive line of stock thermoformed clamshells and trays. Contact us to learn more about our eco-friendly line of materials!

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Address:  6096 McKee Rd
City:  Madison
State:  WI
Zipcode:  53719
Country:  United States
Phone:  800-541-1535


Innovative packaging that sells. Cost-effective packaging that protects. Sustainable packaging with impact. For over 45 years, Placon has been a leading provider of custom and stock thermoformed packaging, designed to solve customers’ challenges while meeting demanding requirements in the retail, food and medical markets. And as a sustainability steward, Placon leads the thin-gauge, rigid plastic thermoforming industry in the production of quality, post-consumer recycled PET extruded sheet with its proprietary EcoStar® line of recycled materials. Visit us at, and at for more information or to request samples.

Thermoformed Food Packaging That Sells.
Designed for food processors, retail supermarkets and more, Placon’s custom and stock food packaging lines feature innovative designs intended to maximize profit, extend shelf life, protect product and meet sustainability goals. Visit for more information or contact us at

Medical Packaging That Protects.
Since 1971, Barger, Placon’s medical division, has been providing cutting-edge sterile/non-sterile, single and double barrier packaging systems that ensure the complete fit, form and function of pharmaceutical and medical devices and components. Barger’s non-abrasive BargerGard® packaging line is perfectly suited to protect finished and polished surfaces from damage including marring of devices, denting and scratching. Visit for more information or contact us at

Retail Packaging that Wows.
From inspired custom blisters, clamshells and trays to easy open stock clamshell containers, Placon designs packaging that delivers the wow factor, encourages customer interaction with your product, protects your product during transit and meets your sustainability initiatives. Visit or for more information; or, contact us at

Sustainable PET Sheet That Delivers.
Leading the way in the quality production of clear, high-performance post-consumer recycled PET sheet and extruded flake for thermoforming, Placon’s EcoStar recycling facility and product line of up to 100% PCR content materials ensure that your sustainability goals will be met without sacrificing quality, clarity or performance. Visit for more information, or contact us at

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Thermoformed packaging; custom design services; prototyping; in-house tooling; production; stock clamshells, blisters, trays; 130+ stock retail clamshell containers; extensive line of stock food thermoformed containers; medical and pharmaceutical device packaging systems; BargerGard protective packaging; VMI programs; post-consumer recycled PET sheet; extruded PET sheet for thermoforming; food-grade PET flake and sheet
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