Flambeau History

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First Building in Bruce, Wisconsin, USA

Flambeau Plastics founded in Bruce, Wisconsin, USA

Tumblers produced at 7th Street location

Flambeau moves from Bruce, Wisconsin, USA to a former county building on 7th Street in Baraboo, Wisconsin, USA where the first set of 5-, 9- and 14-ounce tumblers were produced.

New Facility in Baraboo

Flambeau builds new facility on Lynn Avenue, Baraboo, Wisconsin, USA

Kool Pac

Flambeau expanded into blow molding. Pictured is one of those first blow molded products, the Kool Pac, reusable freezer pac.

Duncan Toys

Duncan Toys Company acquired

Monroe, Georgia, USA

Flambeau's Monroe, Georgia, USA facility built

Vlchek Plastics acquired

Vlchek Plastics of Middlefield, Ohio, USA acquired from Ingersoll Rand.

The start of Flambeau Outdoors

Flambeau Outdoors is established from the acquisition of Vlchek Plastics under Flambeau Products Corporation.

Start of ArtBin

ArtBin - manufacturer of Arts and Crafts products established under Flambeau Products Corporation.

Middlefield, Ohio facilty

Flambeau Products Corporation organised in Middlefield, Ohio, USA

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Flambeau Technologies Center created in Baraboo, Wisconsin, USA

Columbus, Indiana, USA

Flambeau's Columbus, Indiana, USA facility acquired from Raaco of Denmark

Madison, Georgia, USA

Flambeau's Monroe, Georgia, USA operations move to newly acquired Madison, Georgia, USA facility.

Weldon, North Carolina, USA facility

Flambeau acquires Airmold from W.R. Grace - Including facilities in Weldon, North Carolina, USA and Riverside, California, USA

Plasticos Flambeau

Plasticos Flambeau S.A. de R.L. de C.V. created in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico

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Blowspeed acquired and Flambeau Europlast, Ltd. organised in Ramsgate, Kent, England

Duncan Acquires Playmaxx

Duncan acquires Playmaxx Skill Toy Company

Flambeau Corporation and Flambeau Products Corporation Merged

Flambeau Corporation and Flambeau Products Corporation merged under Flambeau, Inc.

Flambeau Oudoors Acquires brands form Kolpin Outdoors, Inc.

Flambeau Acquires Lohman®, M.A.D. ®, Feather Flex®, Circe®, Big River® & Kenco® Brands from Kolpin Outdoors, Inc.

Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Flambeau Trading (Schenzhen) Co., Ltd. established in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Stadium Building Products and Quest Baby Care acquired/integrated

Stadium Building Products & Quest Baby Care product lines of Chingford, London, England acquired/integrated into Flambeau Europlast of Ramsgate, Kent, England

Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Flambeau acquired Mastercraft Companies in Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Sharon Center, Ohio, USA facility

Flambeau acquired Partners in Plastics in Sharon Center, Ohio USA

The Neat Nursery Co.

Flambeau launches The Neat Nursery Co. (created from acquired Quest Baby Products from 2010), a UK manufacturer of plastic moulded baby products.

Flambeau Medical Markets Group new Facility

Flambeau acquires third Phoenix, Arizona, USA facility to manufacture cleanroom products for Flambeau Medical Markets Group.