Plastilite Corporation provides insulated and protective packing solutions to companies shipping perishable and fragile products across the United States.

Around 1958, Plastilite Corporation began to expand from manufacturing products such as picnic coolers and minnow buckets for retail markets, into applications for commercial packaging. Located in Omaha, (a geographical area famous for both raising and processing livestock), the resulting products were a natural fit for an emerging mail order food industry. Since that time, millions of steaks, hams, turkeys, and desserts, have found their way to anxious customers in our sturdy EPS foam molded shipping coolers.

Over the years, our product line has grown into one of the widest assortments of container sizes and accessories in our industry.... (more)

Materials

This stage involves gathering all the necessary materials needed to make your product. Some factories provide materials and assembly; sometimes you will need to buy materials separately.

Production

"Production run" means making a lot of one product at once. The factories listed under "production" can produce small and/or large quantities. The minimum order for a production run can vary from factory to factory (some have no minimum, some require a dozen, and some require up to 1,000 to be made at once)