Mold Tooling Transfer 101: Finding the Right Molder

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After you’ve identified the problems and risks with your current supplier and decided you want to initiate a mold tooling transfer, it’s time to begin the search for a plastic injection molder that better aligns with your needs. Depending on your goals, some things may hold higher priority for you than others.  Here are some […]


Mold Tooling Transfer 101: Defining the Problem

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Mold Tooling Transfer 101: Defining the Problem With the events of 2020 exposing cracks and weaknesses in many supply chains, many companies are conducting mold tooling transfers to mitigate risk. If you have wondered if it’s time to transfer to a new supplier, maybe some of the following statements apply to you: I may need […]


5 Benefits of Working with a Full-Service Injection Molder

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5 Benefits of Working with a Full-Service Injection Molder  If you’re looking to produce a new plastic part, you might think you need to find one vendor for each phase of the project. However, choosing a full-service plastic injection molder that can do everything under one roof has many benefits.   In-House Expertise A full-service manufacturer […]



How Reshoring Can Mitigate Risk

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Learn How Reshoring Can Reduce Supply Chain Risks COVID-19 has taken a toll on global supply chains, forcing many businesses to begin considering reshoring their operations. Manufacturers are especially affected, although the industrial sector as a whole has seen an increase in reshoring efforts.  According to Thomas Insights, “64% of manufacturers report they are likely […]


Coloring Plastics

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Did you ever wonder how plastic parts get their color? At Selmax Corporation, we specialize in precise color matches to ensure that all parts produced are the right color. We work with some of the most experienced colorant suppliers in the country to achieve the best results every time. The Color Matching Process To pinpoint […]


What Does a Plastic Injection Mold Cost?

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How much does a plastic injection mold cost? This is one of the most common questions we get, but the answer can be complicated. It’s like asking how much a cell phone costs. Do you want a simple flip phone that only makes and receives calls? Or do you want the latest smartphone that allows […]


Why is ISO Certification Important?

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ISO standards promote a commitment to quality, improved processes, safety, and reduced waste. There’s no denying that quality, efficiency, and consistency are vital in a plastic injection molding project. When quality standards or processes are lacking, material is wasted, product quality diminishes, and costs rise. Because quality control standards and processes are important for each […]


4 Steps for a Smooth Mold Transfer

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4 Steps for a Smooth Mold Transfer A guide to a seamless plastic injection mold transfer. Many factors drive the decision to move forward with a mold transfer from one injection molder to another. It might be increasing costs, inconsistent quality, missed deadlines, or even a re-shoring effort for molds being run internationally. Perhaps there’s […]


Things to Consider Before Injection Molding

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Injection molding is a great option for manufacturing high-quality plastic parts of different shapes, sizes, and colors. It is efficient and cost-effective, making it the most popular option in most cases. This is especially true when there are high volumes of parts to produce. Being prepared before you reach out to an injection molder will […]