Author: kyle@vonco.com

  • Keith Smith, President of Vonco Products, LLC shares his thoughts, perspective, appreciation and best wishes for the first responders, nurses, doctors and scientists working on COVID-19 cures and vaccines. He is especially thankful to the Vonco associates who show up bravely every day during this difficult and challenging time.

       
  • TREVOR, WI, April 21, 2020 – Vonco Products LLC, an industry leader in the contract manufacturing of liquid-tight medical fluid bags and components for custom medical device applications, has joined the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by increasing production of existing infection prevention solutions while adapting its facility to produce desperately needed Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

    “We’ve had two straight months of record demand, with orders coming from small, community clinics, to major health systems, to state departments of health, to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA),”” said Keith Smith, president and CEO of Vonco Products. “As the country battles COVID-19, we’ve adapted to meet the critical needs of first responders, nurses, doctors, and scientists working on cures and vaccines, all of whom are the true heroes during this pandemic.”

    Wisconsin-Based Vonco Products, LLC Helping America Flatten the COVID-19 Curve with Essential Infection Prevention Solutions

    TREVOR, WI, April 28, 2020 – Vonco Products LLC, an industry leader in contract manufacturing of liquid-tight medical fluid bags and components for custom medical device applications, has positioned itself as a vital contributor in the fight against COVID-19 as the company pivots to produce desperately needed Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in addition to its existing lineup of infection prevention products.

    To meet the increasing demand for pandemic-fighting solutions, Vonco has relied on its dedicated team of associates who have each gone above and beyond the normal call to duty.

    “We’ve had two straight months of record demand,” said Keith Smith, president and CEO of Vonco Products. “As the country battles COVID-19, we’ve adapted to meet the critical needs of first responders, nurses, doctors, and scientists working on cures and vaccines, all of whom are t

  • Polyvinyl chloride – otherwise known as PVC – has previously been the material of choice for medical fluid bags. But, recent studies have shown that the production, use and disposal of PVCs have been linked to health risks. Not to mention the material’s negative environmental impact. Polyolefins, on the other hand, are one of the most common and safe plastics on the market. They already appear in catheter, specimen transport, fluid collection, breast milk and some ported IV-style bags.

    Today, many medical organizations are making the switch to polyolefins, which do not share PVC’s negative effects, or release its toxins. Polyolefins have unique properties that no other material can safely match, making tomorrow’s medical supplies safer for use.

    • Polyolefins are flexible. Without the use of any plasticizers, a polyolefin like Low Densi
  • Construction is complete on our new Salem, WI facility! To read more about the new facility and see the progress click here.

  • Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has published a new study about the operational efficiency and consumer appeal of flexible packaging. Click here to read more.