Minitab® is a leading statistical software for quality improvement worldwide. The enhanced Assistant menu in Minitab® guides users through critical analyses and helps them interpret their results. Thousands of distinguished organizations use Minitab®, including American Express, General Electric, Microsoft, Nike, and Toyota Motor.
Since 1945, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has built a worldwide reputation in the molding and assembly of medical -grade elastomers and thermoplastics. The company's reputation is founded on its unique science-based approach that has made it a preferred manufacturing partner for industry leaders in North America, Europe, and Asia. It is well known for its ability to provide cost-effective solutions to technically demanding applications.
Minnesota Wire is a vertically integrated, custom development and manufacturing house for wire, cable, and interconnect assemblies. The company serves the aerospace, medical, military, and commercial/industrial markets. It is a market/R&D leader in electrical signal integrity, low-noise cable, radio-translucent wire, and innovative connections for wearable electronics, patient monitoring systems, and leading-edge medical devices.
Minnetronix Inc. is a medical technology and innovation company with deep expertise in electronic and electromechanical devices. Founded in 1996, the company creates new technologies and therapies that solve unmet clinical and business needs for patients and medical device companies. Minnetronix is FDA registered and ISO 13485 certified.
Mitsubishi Electric US Inc. manufactures leading-edge TFT-LCD modules that are designed for high reliability, optimal visibility, and enhanced view-ability, ensuring optimum performance and excellent color quality in a broad range of indoor and outdoor operating environments. The industrial applications for the TFT-LCDs include medical, factory automation, agriculture, construction, marine, and aviation.
Morris Midwest LLC is a division of Morris Group Inc. The company supplies CNC machine tools, tooling, accessories, software, automation, and more to manufacturers of precision-machined parts in Wisconsin, Northern Illinois, Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Morris's mission is to help manufacturers from all industry sectors achieve and maintain a competitive advantage by improving productivity.
Motion Dynamics manufactures custom coils, springs, wire forms, Nitinol components, and laser-welded assemblies, specializing in micro wire components. It offers coil diameters less than 0.004-in. and wire diameters 0.0005–0.125-in., in stainless steel, Nitinol, platinum alloys, titanium, cobalt chrome alloys, tungsten, and high-temperature alloys; laser welding, passivation; heat treatment; etching; and cleaning. ISO certified, ITAR registered.
MPO/ODT Magazine is the only global magazine and online/e-media vehicle dedicated to the growing trend of medical device outsource manufacturing. Its in-depth coverage includes comprehensive feature articles, industry news, trends, and other developments pertinent to the contract manufacturer-OEM relationship.
MSI designs and manufactures equipment for the medical device industry. The company's solutions include balloon pleating/folding, catheter lamination, thermal and laser bonding, stent loading, stent crimping, marker band swaging, heart valve crimping, and mandrel straightening. Radial force and catheter simulated use and torque testing equipment is available for use or purchase.
MTD Micro Molding custom-crafts ultra-precision injection molded components that meet the exact requirements of companies in the medical device industry. In-house tooling, unparalleled bioabsorbable molding expertise, ISO 13485 certified systems, and state-of-the-art equipment are all under one roof. The company's dedicated focus on bioabsorbable and drug-delivery micromolding ensures successful delivery of complex custom products.
Multisource Mfg. LLC is a solutions provider for OEMs in the medical, aerospace, microelectronics, and food packaging industries. The company specializes in creating partnerships with customers needing prototyping, development, and production for precision-manufactured equipment, assemblies, and components. Multisource offers program management expertise and can help customers with inventory solutions and volume advantages.
Murrplastik Systems Inc. offers cable management products for the industrial machine automation, robotics, and maritime industries. The company's breadth of line encompasses cable drag chain systems, flexible conduit and fittings, cable entry and holding systems, universal wire marking and labeling systems, and robotic dress packs. Call for more information, or visit Murrplastik at its booth or Web site.
NAI designs and manufactures integrated fiber-optic or copper cable assembly solutions for medical devices and equipment, as well as other industry applications. Its plants feature medical cleanrooms and are ISO 13485:2003 certified. NAI has produced precision cable assemblies for medical devices, such as disposable surgical assemblies. In addition, it manufactures assemblies for medical equipment, such as MRI, PET, and CAT scan equipment.
Nakata USA Ltd.'s ITRO treatment is a surface treatment system based on a concept by which a Nano-scale silicon oxide layer is formed on the surface of a coated substrate by oxidizing flame with a flame burner. It improves adhesiveness to various materials, such as metal, glass, plastic, and silicone.
NB Corp. of America is a manufacturer of linear components.
Nelipak® Healthcare Packaging designs, develops, and manufactures custom thermoformed packaging products that provide superior protection for medical devices and pharmaceuticals, including medical trays and blisters, surgical procedure trays, pharmaceutical handling trays, custom-built sealing machines, and other value-added services. The company delivers superior quality through world-class manufacturing at each of its global locations.
Nelson Laboratories LLC is a leading provider of testing and consulting services. The company knows that every test matters and requires solutions that improve patient outcomes. Nelson calls it The Science of Success®. It means working with clients to ensure the safety and efficacy of every product. Learn more at the company's Web site.
New England Catheter draws on a unique combination of advanced extrusion expertise and extensive wire processing capabilities to produce custom braid or spiral reinforced tubing, lubricious lined catheter shafts, single/multilumen tubing, and hybrid configurations. It also offers a range of value-added and postprocessing services—tipping, hubbing, flaring, Parylene or SLEEK™ coating, centerless grinding, and cut-to-length to specification.
New England Wire Technologies designs and manufactures advanced wire and cable with short lead times, rapid prototyping, and unparalleled customer service. Serving a full range of industries, it specializes in custom designs—ultraflexible, miniature/microminiature, multiconductor, and coaxial cables; braids; and Litz constructions and hybrid configurations. It manufactures each order to meet performance characteristics or exacting specification.
New Vision is a leader in solving product development challenges and applying technology to automate critical business processes. The company has been consulting, implementing, educating, and developing software for more than a decade. New Vision has leveraged its domain expertise in PLM to create rapid value PLM apps to improve user experience and adoption as well as connect valuable real-time data from multiple business systems.
Producing molding machines since 1963, Niigata pioneered the all-electric machine in 1984. Today, the company's main focus is servo electric machines. The MD (Motor Drive) Series is 100% all-electric, no hybrid and no hydraulics, and 100% built in Japan. Unwavering Japanese quality standards go into every machine made at the company's Niigata City, Japan factory. Machines include horizontals from 55 to 950 tons and verticals from 22 to 165 tons.
Nikon Metrology Inc. offers a broad range of metrology solutions for applications ranging from miniature electronics to the largest aircraft. The company’s innovative measuring and precision instruments contribute to a high-performance design-through-manufacturing process that allows manufacturers to deliver premium quality products in a shorter time.
Specializing in quick-turn, proof-of-concept and one-time builds, Ninja Circuits has the resources, including Assembleon iFlex, vapor phase re-flow oven technology, conformal coating, and IPC trained operators. With more than 30 years of industry experience through its parent company, E.I. Microcircuits, the company leaves its customers satisfied with their product every time.
Nitto Kohki USA offers linear motor-free piston system air compressors and vacuum pumps featuring quiet, oil-free operation with exceptionally long life. It offers quick connects that are ideal for pneumatic, hydraulic, leak test, and purity applications, with a wide range of material options for the coupler body and seals. Nitto Kohki "Delvo" electric screwdrivers are professional-use, high-quality tools offering precise torque control.
Nordson Medical is a global integrated solutions partner for the design, engineering, and manufacturing of complex medical devices and components. The company is focused on enabling its customers' success by providing superior products and services differentiated by industry-leading innovation, quality, reliability, and responsiveness.
Norman Noble Inc. manufactures medical implants and devices to customer specifications in compliance with FDA regulations and ISO 13485:2003 and EN ISO 13485:2012. Capabilities include seven-axis contour milling, Swiss machining, laser machining and welding, EDM, and Nitinol shape setting. Prototype services are also available. Visit the company's Web site for more information.
Northwest Fourslide offers precision stamping and wire forming of thin-gauge metal.
Okay Industries provides complex metal stampings, laser-cut tubing, precision machined components, and laser-welded assemblies for the medical device industry. Its proprietary Accu-Blade® technology reduces cut force for surgical blades and scissors. Okay was the co-developer and now industry leader in Accu-LaserSwiss®, which adds fine laser cutting to a Swissturn machining center for the ultimate in low-cost precision component manufacturing.
Oliver™ Healthcare Packaging is a leading supplier of pouches, lidding, roll stock, and mounting cards for the global healthcare industry. The company's packaging protects medical devices, pharmaceutical products, and the like throughout the sterilization, shipment, and storage processes. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and with global manufacturing, Oliver™ is ISO 13485 certified.
Since 1976, Opticon Inc. has been designing and manufacturing world-class 1-D laser, 2-D imaging, and CCD bar-code scan engines for OEMs building medical, mobile, and retail devices. The company and its premier partner, RESCO Electronics, will be showcasing Opticon’s bar-code scanning systems along wth RESCO’s manufacturing and supply-chain solutions. The combined expertise and solutions offer advances in performance, quality, and reliability.
Optinova Inc. is a world-class thermoplastic and fluoropolymer extrusion solution provider to the medical device industry. Capabilities include single and multilumen tubing as well as exotic profiles, rods, co-extrusion, multilayer, PTFE liners with etched ODs, FEP heat shrink, FEP quick shrink, taper (bump) tubing, IV catheter tubing, and braid-reinforced tubing.
Packaging Digest, a trusted information resource, engages with the industry through a wide range of online and digital products, eNewsletters, and Packaging Digest DIRECT, a robust online supplier directory. Packaging Digest helps its audience achieve higher levels of creative thinking, production, and profitability with compelling content that fosters packaging solutions and competitive advantages.
Paperboard Packaging Solutions offers heavy-duty custom laminated paperboard packaging products for crating or wrapping products in shipment. Flexform crates are an excellent wood crate or tri-wall replacement. Rollerboard Wrap, corrPack RE, and corrShield offer vertical stacking and compression strength. Its products also offer impact protection and shock absorption, are moisture resistant, and are IPPC exempt for international shipping.
Petersen Precision Engineering LLC is a manufacturer of small- to medium-size precision metal parts in production volume to customers’ prints. The company uses fineblanking, CNC milling and turning, and lapping and grinding, including creepfeed form grinding. Petersen specialize in exacting control over the manufacturing process to allow shipment direct to the production lines of its customers.
Peterson Enterprises works directly with medical device manufacturers throughout the entire component development process, from concept and prototypes (always with an eye toward scalability and commercialization) through production. It partners with manufacturers that are leaders in their market segments. Peterson selects appropriate manufacturers to work on a project based on their capabilities, material, and capacity to ensure project success.
PGI Technologies is a leading ISO 9001:2015–certified producer of touch screens, membrane switches, back lighting, flex circuits, plastic injection molding, silicone keypads and parts, die castings, graphic overlays, packaging, labels, and production printing. The company serves OEMs in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, and Asian markets. PGI offers excellent pricing, service, and customer support.
Phillips-Medisize, a Molex company, is a technology-based, outsource provider of design and manufacturing services, with significant business in the drug delivery, medical device, and primary pharma packaging markets. The company also has expertise in high-speed manufacturing automation and automated inspection technologies. With early engagement in the design process, customers can expect accelerated speed to market for their new products.
Piezo Kinetics Inc. is a manufacturer of piezo ceramic shapes. The company offers services such as engineering collaboration, value-added assembly/manufacturing, and piezo material developments for application specific ceramics. Piezo Kinetics supplies product to customers in the medical, sonar, automotive, and military businesses.
Pivot Point is a designer and manufacturer of non-threaded fastening solutions, such as Clevis Pins, Cotter Pins, Quick-Release Pins/Devices, and Wire Rope Cable Assemblies. We offer unique, patented fastening solutions like the SLIC pin (pin and cotter all-in-one), Bow-Tie Locking Cotter Pin, Rue-Ring Locking Cotter Pin, Auto-Lock Safety Pull Pin, U-Lock Nylon Lanyard and more. Pivot Point offers stock and custom solutions, and free samples.
Since 1949, Plastics One Inc. been partnering with OEMs worldwide for specific design and product needs—a track record that promises customers the power of its connecting abilities in superior manufacturing and customer service. The company is proud to design and custom manufacture medical cables, cable assemblies, and connectors, and to provide injection, insert, and cleanroom molding with in-house tooling and design services.
PlasticsToday, the global community for plastics processing professionals, offers a full online and digital media portfolio with an informative website, eNewsletters, webinars, and more. PlasticsToday features market-focused, end-user channels in medical, automotive and mobility, packaging, building and construction, and consumer products.
PlasticWeld Systems Inc. manufactures precision, customizable catheter production equipment. This equipment works with single and multilumen tubes. Applications include tip forming, eye-forming, soft-tip bonding, butt welding, balloon bonding, and hole drilling. Designs utilize solid-state electronics and PLC controls for fast start-up, reliability, and repeatability. High-quality components assure long equipment life.
Plaudit Design is a full-service digital agency offering professional web design, interactive design, and Internet marketing services.
Now in its 50th year, Polytec Inc. continues to provide high-technology optical measurement solutions. The company's commitment is to provide the most precise and reliable instruments for noncontact surface metrology, vibrometry, and velocimetry applications. Polytec's innovations answer many pressing manufacturing and engineering challenges.
Powder & Bulk Solids (PBS) is recognized as the industry-leading voice of dry processing and bulk solids, with coverage of cutting-edge technology, products, equipment systems, and services. PBS connects with its audience through magazines, the Industry Master Buyers Guide, online/digital products, eNewsletters, other media resources, and live events.
Precipart is a vertically integrated supplier specializing in design and manufacture of precision and miniature components, assemblies, and surgical instruments. From quick-turn prototypes to high-volume production, capabilities include Swiss turning, micro 3-D printing, milling, micro springs, and stampings. Materials include stainless steels, titanium, specialty/precious metal alloys, technical ceramics, ruby, and sapphire. FDA/ISO 13485:2016.
Precision Concepts is an engineering-based contract manufacturer of finished medical devices. The company provides design, assembly, and engineering assistance as well as sterilization management. Precision Concepts is FDA registered, ISO/UL certified, and veteran owned. Vertically integrated services include precision stamping, molding, and micromolding.
Founded in 1984, Precision Repair & Calibration is an ISO/IEC 17025–accredited calibration lab. Services include calibration and repair of dimensional, mechanical, and electronic equipment. The company offers contract inspection services and represents more than 50 lines of metrology equipment from vision systems, CMMs, and optical comparators to hand tools, pin gauges, and hard gauging.
Premold Corp. is a leading supplier of custom reaction-injection-molded (RIM) plastic housings, bezels, and enclosures for specialty equipment for the life sciences industries. The company is vertically integrated, offering mold design and build, molding, painting, finishing, EMI, decorating, prototyping, subassembly, project management, and sourcing services. ISO 9001 certified, UL recognized.
Prent Worldwide is a premier global designer and manufacturer of thermoformed packaging to leading international OEMs. The company's network of thermoforming centers creates the perfect solution to customers' global sourcing challenges, ensuring worldwide identical packaging and reduced costs. Locations include Arizona, Wisconsin, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, Malaysia, Puerto Rico, and Singapore.
Pro-Tech Design & Manufacturing Inc. is a full-service packaging, contract packaging, assembly, and sterilization company. Services include cleanroom assembly, unit dose tubes, blister packaging, pouching, labeling, and consumer-ready packaging. Sterilization includes EO, gamma, and steam. Pro-Tech has in-house validation capabilities. Packaging products include rigid and set-up boxes, foam, and custom sewn cases.
Progressive Components offers advanced solutions for unmatched injection mold performance. The company's product lines consist of standard and proprietary mold components, mold monitoring devices and software, and innovations for improving mold maintenance.
Since 1989 ProMed has been a leading force in the art and science of medical molding to address an industry need for cleanroom molding. The company is a full-service provider of molded parts and offers prototype through production volumes. Other offerings include assembled products, molded silicone components, bio-material grade plastic components, combination components (incorporating pharmaceuticals) and value-added assemblies.
Promet Optics is a source for precision optical systems for medical device and biometrics, from concept development to manufacturing. The company's capabilities include optical and opto-mechanical engineering, design, optical testing, and low- to mid-volume optical assembly and manufacturing, as well as custom component sourcing.
ProPlate® has specialized in engineered coating solutions for the medical industry for more than 30 years. The company works with customers from the prototype development stage through production to create custom electroplating solutions designed for unique requirements. The company has pioneered innovations for applications such as braided catheters and radiopaque markers, and continues to be an industry-leading electroplater.
Proto Labs is one of the world's fastest digital manufacturing sources for custom prototypes and low-volume production parts. The technology-enabled company uses advanced 3-D printing, CNC machining, and injection molding technologies to produce parts within days. The result is an unprecedented speed-to-market value for designers and engineers and an on-demand resource throughout a product’s life cycle. Visit its Web site for more information.
PTI is a custom injection molder and manufacturer of plastic components and assemblies. Capabilities include design, engineering, tooling, low- and high-volume production, and an array of secondary services. ISO Class 8 cleanroom services include molding, assembly, and packaging. PTI is ISO 13485 certified and offers validation services.
PTI is a leading manufacturer of nondestructive package testing and inspection technologies for high-risk packaging applications. The company offers solutions for package integrity testing, leak detection, leak testing, container closure integrity, and seal integrity testing. PTI's inspection technologies are deterministic test methods that produce reliable and robust quantitative test data.
Pulse Systems provides medical device companies with precision laser machining of tubular metal components and related services, such as laser welding, small-part CNC machining, and Nitinol processing. The company specializes in rapid turnaround of prototype parts and assemblies, and can support full production volumes through its ISO 13485–certified operations.
Putnam Plastics Corp. provides thermoplastic extrusion and thermoset polyimide tube solutions for catheters and minimally invasive devices. Tube finishing operations include printing, tipping, and laser machining. The company offers custom prototype development through manufacturing of multilumen, coextruded, braided, coiled, wire-coated, bumped, tapered, and intermittent extruded tubes, as well as complete catheter assemblies.
QComp Technologies Inc. provides robust robotic packaging systems, material-handling systems, and automation integration for a multitude of industries that include consumer products, food, pharma, and plastics. It understands the need for optimum productivity and fast ROI. That's why QComp offers advanced custom and standard robotic systems for palletizing, and high-speed picking and packing. Its systems feature advanced and reliable robotics.
Qmed is the world’s only 100% qualified medical device supplier directory and search engine, created exclusively for OEMs actively researching and sourcing qualified suppliers, products, and services during the product design cycle. Supplier selections are companies that understand the requirements of the medical manufacturing industry, are currently working with medical OEMs, and are regulatory compliant and/or ISO certified.
Quickdraw® Conveyor Systems provides industry-leading clean and modular material-handling solutions for assembly automation in lean manufacturing environments. The company's patented low-profile, open-center, slip-roller design provides a flexible and modular solution for conveyance in automotive component assembly, medical device assembly, microelectronics production, semiconductor, and cleanroom applications.
QuickLabel is a leading manufacturer of production-capacity, full-color digital label printers, bar-code printers, and labeling software that allow businesses to “print your own labels” on-demand, just in time. The company introduced the first in-house digital color label printer in 1994 and continues to innovate labeling solutions specifically for manufacturers and processors who want to print product labels in-house.
RAPID is a subtractive rapid prototyping manufacturer, specializing in quick-turn prototype and short-run production custom parts. The company's core services include Rapid Sheet Metal—sheet metal fabrication services; Rapid Machining—CNC machining services; and Rapid Wire Cable—wire harnesses, cable assemblies, and electromechanical box build assemblies. Visit RAPID's Web site for more details.
Rare Earth Coatings specializes in vacuum metalizing plastic enclosures of all shapes and sizes.
Raumedic Inc. has the capability to process a wide range of thermoplastics, including nylons, polyurethanes, high-performance plastics like PEEK and PSU, and fluoropolymers such as FEP and PTFE. Its capabilities include single and multilumen tubing, jacketing of fine wires, co-extrusion, micromolding, insert molding, silicone pump segments, automated assembly solutions, and custom compounding of polymers for specific applications and R&D.