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Hampel Ranked as Top 10 Industrial Thermoformer for 2015

Germantown, Wis. (March 23, 2015) – L.T. Hampel Corp., a plastic manufacturer based in Germantown, Wis., is pleased to announce it has been ranked as a Top 10 Industrial Thermoformer among North American thermoformers for 2015 – a testament to Hampel’s commitment to practical innovation and proactive partnerships.

The Top 10 Industrial Thermoformer Ranking benchmarks companies by key performance metrics based on industrial thermoforming sales. Out of a possible 228 thermoforming companies, Hampel was ranked 10th for industrial thermoforming. The ranking, compiled by Plastics News – a plastics industry publication that covers the business of the global plastics industry – is part of its annual ranking of thermoformers in North America.

“The ranking is something we’ve been able to achieve because of the promise that we make to our customers and our zeal to deliver upon it,” said Paul Lorge, Hampel President. “Behind our customer-centric mission of being a key player in our customers’ success, we’re committed to saving our customers time, reducing costs, easing burdens, and making better products.”

The company specializes in heavy-gauge thermoforming, which includes vacuum forming, pressure forming, and twin-sheet forming. Hampel employs 130 people and operates 10 manufacturing lines at its 200,000 square foot Germantown facility. Serving a broad mix of customers and OEMs since 1976, Hampel brings tested experience and advanced capabilities to serve today’s customers marked by sophisticated capabilities, smart processes, and continuous improvement.

Hampel’s commitment to customers is further backed by its ISO 9001:2008 certification that establishes quality processes to ensure the on-time delivery of the highest-quality parts and design solutions.

Added Lorge, “We’re very excited to be ranked in the top 10 Industrial Thermoformers. It is because of the entire Hampel team’s commitment to quality and customer service that we have been able to reach this accomplishment.”

About Hampel

Hampel is a diversified plastic manufacturer located in Germantown, Wis. The company was founded in 1976 by Lance T. Hampel, specializing in heavy gauge, deeply drawn thermoformed parts that are sold on a proprietary and custom basis. Hampel has built its reputation on providing innovative, customer-centric solutions to difficult problems and on delivering high-quality parts worthy of the Hampel name. With more than 30 years of thermoforming experience, Hampel elevates the thermoforming relationship through practical innovation, making it a manufacturing partner as advanced as its customers.

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