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Davis-Standard buys Thermoforming Systems

Issue: January 2019

Davis-Standard LLC, Pawcatuck, Conn., recently acquired Thermoforming Systems LLC (TSL) of Yakima, Wash., for undisclosed terms. TSL manufactures a variety of equipment for the food packaging market, including shallow- and deep-draw thermoformers, punch presses, trim presses and offset printers for foam sheet.

Davis-Standard designs extruders for making blown film, sheet, foam, pipe, profiles and tubing, as well as blow molding machines, cast film lines and other polymer processing equipment.

“TSL is the market leader in thermoforming equipment technology for high-volume packaging, and we are excited to welcome their dedicated team to Davis-Standard,” Jim Murphy, Davis-Standard president and CEO, said in a press release announcing the purchase.