From our humble beginnings in founder Joe Kuehn's garage in 1972, to our current status as the custom-thermoforming industry leader, our dedication to our customers has never wavered.
Over 40 years of ingenuity working for you.
Take a walk through our history to see how our story of continual innovation has allowed us to consistently deliver the best solutions in the marketplace.
Joe Kuehn borrows $50,000 to fund Plastic Ingenuity in a 1,300 sq. ft. garage in Wisconsin.
In-house extrusion begins.
Matched metal trimming, CNC machining, CAD/CAM design, co-extrusion, and PET technology are developed.
Purchased 50,000 sq. ft. plant in Oxford, NC. Plant operates with its own sales, engineering, tooling, and production capabilities.
Built 50,000 sq. ft. facility in Maumelle, AR. Introduced inline thermoforming technology.
Tom Kuehn named President.
Built 45,000 sq. ft. facility in Mazomanie, WI.
Added a 10,000 sq. ft. facility in Monterrey, Mexico.
Continued expansion into the 21st century as the custom thermoforming industry leader.