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Plastic Crate Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of plastic crate manufacturers and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top plastic crate manufacturers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find plastic crate companies that can design, engineer, and manufacture plastic crates to your companies specifications. Then contact the plastic crate companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product new articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of plastic produce crates, plastic shipping crates, plastic packing crates, or customized plastic crates of every type, this is the resource for you.

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Jakacki is the largest nationwide dealer of new & reconditioned drums available in a variety of materials & sizes. If your company requires quality, affordable plastic crates, then our company is the right place for you. Contact Jakacki now for more information on how they can help you with your barrel & drum needs or check out their website for full product & service descriptions.
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Whether it is plastic crates, plastic storage containers, buckets, or bins, Container Distributors, Inc. is your one source! Since our inception we have been shipping a wide variety of plastic containers. We specialize in plastic bins for environmental use, hazardous waste, and material disposal. Our company prides itself on of excellent customer service, timely deliveries, and wide range of in-stock items! Call us today or visit our website!
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With our extensive experience, we can make high quality products for blow molders around the world, including plastic crates, buckets, cases, tubs, and a huge variety of other objects. Our customers are our top priority, and we work hard to ensure each and every customer gets the products they need at the lowest prices possible. To find out more about how we can help you, visit our website or call us today!
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Let us help you make your workspaces more efficient. Our plastic crates can shorten work times and will free up space which results in safer work areas. These versatile crates are ideal for home settings as well and can serve as convenient storage options. We are the experts in storage problems. We strive to create a long lasting business relationship with your company! We are excited to hear from you today!
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Our plastic crates offer a lifetime of value. Ever since we were founded we have been manufacturing custom products that are unparalleled in the industry. Our products offer a low maintenance solution to many arduous applications. We serve many diverse industries such as recycling, home and garden, hazardous waste bags as well as many others. Visit us online today or contact us via telephone or email!
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For unmatched quality plastic crates, containers, and bottles turn to Indiana Bottle Company. Our designs blend functionality with attractiveness. You can choose from our stock designs or work with out team to create a custom design perfect for your needs. We most often serve the pharmaceutical, personal care, food and chemical industries.
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C.L. Smith is a full service Manufacturer (Lyons Blow Molding); a UN Certifier (HAZPlus®); Designer and a Distributor of high quality, cost effective packaging materials and containers. Our blow molding company, Lyon's Blow Molding (LBM), is certified to the GFSI standard, IFS PACsecure. LBM has been in business for over 27 years and offers hundreds of stock molds for commodity items, although their specialty is private mold/custom designs, created to fit unique needs.
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Plastic Crates

A plastic crate is a type of plastic container that is usually characterized by portability and an air-permeable design. They are generally light-weight in their construction to allow for ease of transportation. However, their lightness does not indicate compromised strength or durability.Most plastic crates are not air tight or waterproof and are used for short term storage or for shipping.

Plastic crates can be designed in open or closed configurations. Closed plastic crates are designed with detachable or hinged lids, while open crates may be lidless and feature a grid pattern through which the crate's contents are visible. Most of the demand for plastic crates comes from the food service and delivery industries. Dairy products, beverages, meats, seafood and all manner of other food items are delivered in plastic food crates. Plastic crates are often found in general storage and warehousing facilities to organize, store and transport goods. They are often made with handles and can be stacked or nested for easy storage. The plastic used to make crates comes in a wide variety of colors, shapes and sizes and is able to withstand variable temperatures, impact and the weight of other loaded and stacked crates.

Plastic crates are manufactured through a process called plastic injection molding. An injection mold is a machine that takes raw plastic product, or stock, and processes it into a usable product. Most plastic injection molders begin with a collection of stock in a hopper which is directed into a conveyance channel. A screw will turn in the conveyance channel which, combined with heating, helps to liquefy the plastic in preparation for the mold. A mold is a specially shaped cavity that, when filled with liquefied plastic, gives the plastic its shape. Under strict temperature control measures, the newly molded plastic is allowed to cool and harden. Once hardened, the product is cleansed of imperfections if present and then shipped or sent to additional processing. Every mold is capable of imprinting the customer or molding company's name into the finished product; the mold needs only to be designed with protruding letters positioned appropriately. In many cases, the stock used for plastic crate design is made of High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE), which is a thermoplastic known for its durability.



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