Thermoforming Service offers soft touch with TPO option.

Press Release Summary:

Thermoforming services offer soft touch thermoform with thermoplastic olefin (TPO) manufacturing option. This provides pliable plastic choice that has soft touch feel with attributes of rigid TPO part. Optimized for material performance, durability, sound absorption, and impact strength, soft touch benefits applications through various texture options, slip and chemical resistance, as well as sound/insulation properties.

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Flexed to Fit All Needs, Wilbert Plastic Services Introduces Soft Touch Thermoforming

Premier plastics manufacturer offers application across multiple markets

Belmont, N.C. – Aimed at fitting the needs of its vast customer base, Wilbert Plastic Services expanded its thermoforming capabilities to include soft touch thermoform with thermoplastic olefin (TPO). This new manufacturing option provides a pliable plastic choice that has a soft touch feel with the attributes of a rigid TPO part.

Said Bob Gray, vice president of sales and marketing, “Wilbert’s soft touch materials and thermoforming process give our customers new aesthetic choices with less costs in tooling and better material performance, durability, sound absorption and impact strength for a multitude of applications.”

Wilbert Plastic Services currently provides thermoformed products to the automotive, heavy truck, agriculture, recreational vehicle and medical markets using a variety of materials for primary parts and part assemblies. Soft touch materials carry numerous usage benefits across many market applications, some of which include various texture options, slip resistance and chemical resistance as well as sound or insulation properties.

Wilbert manufactures soft touch products at both of its thermoforming facilities in White Bear Lake, Minn., and Belmont, N.C.

About Wilbert Plastic Services

Wilbert Plastic Services is a premier and growing plastics manufacturer, expertly guiding worldwide customers from concept through production with plastic injection molded and heavy gauge thermoform products and assemblies. With a rich history spanning more than 50 years, the company – headquartered in Belmont, N.C. – has grown to seven manufacturing facilities across five states and production and assembly for 12 different markets. For more information on Wilbert Plastic Services, visit

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