Protective Industries, Inc.   ACQUIRED 2015

Caplugs is a global leader in plastic molding manufacturing. As a custom molder with a catalog offering of more than 40,000 parts, Caplugs’ unique product lines range from product protection and masking parts to medical components and single use labware.

Caplugs’ parts are used in a wide variety of applications across many industries including automotive, medical, hydraulics, electronics, aviation, and consumer goods . With more than 450 million parts in-stock and a best-in-class service team, Caplugs is committed to bringing solutions and collaborating with over 24,000 customers to solve their challenges.

Founded in 1948, Caplugs has been an industry leader for over 60 years. With all capabilities in-house, the core strength of the company lies in the 100+ years of combined engineering and manufacturing expertise. Caplugs has six manufacturing processes, including injection molding, vinyl-dip molding, vinyl coating, extrusion, compression molding, and die-cutting that offer customers a wide range of options and bring value as a long-term partner.

Caplugs is headquartered in Buffalo, NY with ten global manufacturing facilities in New York, Pennsylvania, California, Texas, Holland, Belgium, Australia, Canada, and China. Caplugs continues to expand its product and manufacturing capabilities through acquisitions.