Posted by Jill Worth | 6/13/11 9:37 AM 0 Comments

K’NEX Brands, the only U.S. construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love™, announced that its sister company, The Rodon Group, is also available to provide contract manufacturing services for businesses looking to produce plastic parts stateside.

1231 resized 600The Rodon Group is an ISO 9001:2008 certified landfill-free, high precision plastic injection molder located in Hatfield, PA. In business since 1956, the Rodon Group makes billions of parts each year in its 125,000 square foot facility. With over 105 injection molding presses, Rodon is one of the largest family-owned and operated injection molders in the United States. The Rodon Group serves a diverse group of industries including consumer products, medical, construction, pharmaceutical and toys. Since 1992, Rodon has manufactured over 30 billion parts for the K'NEX building toy system.

 “At K’NEX and Rodon, we’ve learned that manufacturing in America can actually be more cost effective than manufacturing overseas,” said Michael Araten, President and CEO of both K’NEX Brands and The Rodon Group. “Rodon offers globally competitive prices and eliminates the risks of sourcing offshore.  In fact, Rodon has been running its successful “Cheaper than China” promotional campaign for the last 18 months.  By employing strict manufacturing standards, they have achieved a remarkable 99.92% Product Quality Acceptance Rate. We are thrilled to make this kind of quality, cost effective domestic manufacturing available to other businesses, especially those in the toy industry, where Rodon’s background, industry specific expertise and capabilities make it a natural partner.”

For more information and to request a quote from the Rodon Group please visit www.rodongroup.com or call 800-523-8792.

Topics: Plastic Injection Molding, American vs Overseas Manufacturing, K'NEX Brands, Reshoring


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