Using a plant in Janesville, WI as a launching pad, Prent Corp. now manufactures in six other locations, including China, Malaysia, Denmark and Singapore. With sales well above $200 million annually, it may be the world's largest custom thermoformer of rigid plastic packaging for the medical, electronics and consumer markets.
In an interview with PlasticsToday.com, CEO Joseph T. Pregont said that Prent will open a new plant in Costa Rica; is in the process of doubling the size of the plant in Malaysia; and will "definitely" open new plants in the next few years.
More details about future expansion plans are proprietary at the privately held company, which interestingly has fueled its growth organically. No outside venture funds are involved....