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Universal Plastic Mold Celebrates 60 Years of Manufacturing Excellence

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Universal Plastic Mold (UPM), a privately held, family-owned business based in Baldwin Park, California. Since its founding in 1962 by Ray Dowling, UPM has been a leading manufacturer of plastic parts and components for various industries, including aerospace, automotive, medical, and consumer products.

UPM has built its reputation on quality, reliability, and innovation and has earned the trust and loyalty of its customers, many of whom have been with UPM for decades.

Over the past six decades, UPM has adapted to changing market conditions and technological advancements, investing in state-of-the-art equipment and training its workforce to stay ahead of the curve. Today, the company employs over 250 people and operates out of a 125,000-square-foot facility.

One of the keys to UPM’s success has been its ability to provide customized solutions that meet each customer’s needs. The company’s engineers and technicians work closely with clients to design and develop parts and components tailored to their specifications. UPM’s capabilities include injection molding,3rd party logistics, and secondary operations such as assembly, sonic welding, and painting.

In addition to its commitment to quality and innovation, UPM is also dedicated to sustainability. The company has implemented many initiatives to reduce its environmental footprint, including recycling programs, energy-efficient lighting, and eco-friendly materials.

As UPM celebrates its 60th anniversary, the company is poised for continued growth and success. With a strong foundation built on six decades of experience and expertise, UPM is well-positioned to meet future challenges and continue to provide its customers with the high-quality injection molded plastic parts and components they have come to expect.

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