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Chemical Protective Patient Wrap

Protects wounded patients while being moved through contaminated areas

 

Available Now! Or, we can customize for Civilian Hospital, Civilian Emergency Responder, or Other Military Uses

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Partner With Us To Make Your Job Easier and Make Life Better For Customers and Patients
We Are Your Total Source for Innovative Design & Global Manufacturing

Sewing, Sealing, Thermoforming Experts

Custom Product Designing, Engineering, and Manufacturing

Equipment Cases | Sewn Bags | Fluid Collection Bags |Air Bladders | Specialty Cases | Chemical Protective Patient Wraps | Gas Mask Pouches | AED Carrying Cases | Dry Bags | SCBA Harness Assemblies | Protective Cases for The Military and Fire & Safety | Emergency Passenger Oxygen Mask Assemblies | Motorcycle, Wave Runner, Recreational Vehicle Seats & Backrests | Medical Carrying Cases | Cases and Bags for Industrial OEMs | Everything – Custom Sewn, RF Welded, Thermoformed

Partner With Us To Make Your Job Easier and Make Life Better For Customers and Patients
We Are Your Total Source for Innovative Design & Global Manufacturing

Markets Served

Medical

Polo understands how Fit and Function are vital to the development of Medical products.

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Fire/Safety

Polo designs and manufactures critical-function products that meet your industry’s stringent quality standards.

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Industrial

Polo re-engineers existing product designs to achieve cost savings for the Industrial market.

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Government & Defense

Polo is 100% committed to responding to meet the needs of our Nation.

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News and Information

‘Culture of empowerment’: Kent Lammers takes leadership role at Polo Custom Products

Posted by News Story

“The thing that I value most today is the culture of the company,” said Lammers. “It’s a culture of empowerment, treating others the way you want to be treated, and giving people the ability to have their own autonomy and…

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Unforeseen Issues Can Slow Down Your Product Manufacturing

Posted by Anna Bolan

Global trade has never been more robust than it is right now. This is clear to see across all industries. As a manufacturer of custom sewn products and radio frequency welding, we retain a full-time expert and CPSM - Certified…

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Incorporate Smart Fabrics In Your Medical Product Design

Posted by Anna Bolan

Smart fabrics are on the cutting edge of the textile industry and are poised to bring a number of innovations to the medical field. Smart fabrics can allow for product design incorporating sensors within the material itself, providing data connectivity…

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Streamline Comfort Trim Products

Polo Custom Products Helps Streamline Comfort Trim Products

Posted by Lyn Lemke

Recently, Polo Custom Products had the opportunity to work closely with a new business, Comfort Trim, to create a highly desirable, unique product. Comfort Trim Leg Protectors provide everyday property owners and landscaping contractors with protection for their legs while…

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Industrial Sewing Contractors Meet OEM Product Needs For Specialty Materials

Posted by Anna Bolan

Many people sew their own clothes, or even make their own sewn products at home. But, manufacturing a custom product for an OEM in the medical, fire & safety, industrial, or defense industries requires an industrial sewing contractor. Industrial Sewing…

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Characteristics of the Best Contract Sewing Companies

Posted by Wayne Hiegert

By Wayne Hiegert - VP Sales & Marketing Contract sewing companies can provide an extraordinary benefit to many OEMs. They can design, engineer, prototype, and manufacture products such as specialty cases for fire and safety, medical, industrial, and defense OEMs…

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Radio Frequency Welding Ensures the Finest, Safest Medical Equipment

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager In medicine it is essential to keep up with new technology and knowledge of how to relieve illnesses, and other conditions. This is true not only for practitioners, but also the medical-equipment manufacturers…

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Antimicrobial Use in Textiles

Posted by Jennifer Fennell

By Jennifer Fennell, CPM - Sourcing Manager Preserving, protecting, and enhancing life is essential. That is why the use of antimicrobial treatments in textiles is growing. There are many applications. For example, the use of antimicrobial textiles in products, entire…

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Are You Berry Compliant? What Does Berry Compliant Mean?

Posted by Mary Phelan

By Mary Phelan, PMP - Program Manager, Government & Defense Market The Berry Amendment is a piece of legislation that prohibits the Department of Defense (DoD) from using appropriated funds or anything accessible and used by the DoD in order to…

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Technologies to Improve Your Products

Posted by Lyn Lemke

By Lyn Lemke - Industrial Market Manager As a business manager or owner, you are always looking for ways to improve the products you provide. There are many ways to do this, including making products more durable and safer for…

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Never Settle for a Case that Does Not Fit Your Equipment

Posted by Alyssa Fobes

By Alyssa Fobes - Fire & Safety Market Manager Your equipment is critical to your ability to do business. It is important to ensure your tools, instruments, etc., are always protected, and ready to go. Unfortunately, some of the most…

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Reliable Impulse Sealing Manufacturer

Posted by Brian Weber

By Brian Weber - VP Product Development & Global Supply Chain For OEMs who work in the military, government and defense, fire and safety, medical and industrial fields, only the finest quality materials and techniques should be used to produce…

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Design Your Own Custom Equipment Cases

Posted by Lyn Lemke

By Lyn Lemke - Industrial Market Manager As an OEM, you know how sometimes the equipment you produce is an unusual size or needs special protection. You also know how difficult it can be to find cases to provide the…

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Custom Sewn Bags Make Sense

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager Specialty industries require specialty equipment. When your department needs a specialty item, it often makes sense to have these custom made. Utility bags for EMS workers or fire departments, for example, have specific…

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Radio Frequency Sealing Manufacturers Solve Your Sealing Problems

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan -  Medical Market Manager Many products require a perfect seal to be effective. Manufacturers often go through a myriad of designs and prototypes to ensure a product is perfect before it can be produced in quantity. If…

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Choose a Custom Sewing Contractor With Expertise

Posted by Wayne Hiegert

By Wayne Hiegert - VP Sales & Marketing When you start researching, you will find there is no shortage of custom sewing contractors to choose from. However, when evaluating those vendors, it is likely you will find some offer far more quality,…

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How to Protect Your Delicate Products

Posted by Lyn Lemke

By Lyn Lemke - Industrial Market ManagerThere are times when you cannot take the slightest risk, for fear of completely failing in your task. One of these times is when you need to deliver specific product requirements for products, such…

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Fire Resistant Materials – Make People Safer

Posted by Alyssa Fobes

By Alyssa Fobes - Fire & Safety Market Manager Fire resistant materials play an important role in keeping people safe. Flame-resistant properties are built into their chemical structure, making them ideal for a number of applications. Fire resistant materials, such…

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Radio Frequency Welding/Sealing Services for OEM Products

Posted by Wayne Hiegert

By Wayne Hiegert - VP Sales & Marketing Custom designed products manufactured with materials that are not conducive to being sewn or stapled work best with radio frequency welding/sealing services. Also known as RF sealing or welding, this process is…

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OEM’s Custom Design a Specialty Case for Your Products

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager Just because a case does not currently exist to fit your product does not mean one cannot be created. With the right custom design and engineering company, specialty cases can be made for…

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Chemicals Added to RoHS and REACH Compliance for European Chemical Production and Use

Posted by Jennifer Fennell

BY Jennifer Fennell, CPM - Sourcing Manager REACH (Regulation, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals) is a regulation agency of the European Union. Its mission is to improve human health, as well as protect the environment. Despite their nearly unlimited…

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OEMs Specialty Cases Improve Your Business

Posted by Alyssa Fobes

By Alyssa Fobes - Fire & Safety Market Manager Just because a case does not currently exist to fit your product does not mean one cannot be created. With the right custom design and engineering company, specialty cases can be…

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Are You Keeping Up With Biocides in Textiles?

Posted by Jennifer Fennell

By Jennifer Fennell, CPM - Sourcing Manager Many products are treated with biocides to protect products or the function of certain products. Biocides inhibit the growth of fungi, bacteria, viruses, algae or fight and deter insects. The uses for biocides…

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Go With a Total Source Solution

Posted by Lyn Lemke

By Lyn Lemke - Industrial Market Manager When you need industrial products, it is important these be made according to your company’s exact standards. You could choose a basic contract sewing company to make the items, but, as you know,…

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Panama Canal Advantage

Posted by Danielle Goodrich

The Panama Canal has recently undergone a 9-year, $5.4 billion expansion. A third set of locks are being constructed which will double the Canal’s capacity. New locks were open on in June 2016 and Polo Custom Products does intend to…

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Polo Custom Products: Your TOTAL Source

Posted by Brian Weber

Polo Custom Products is Your Total Source for Innovative Design & Global Manufacturing.  Our Infographic explains it all. OEMs contact us for help in custom manufacturing your products. Custom Sewing, Heat Sealing, and Thermoforming in the United States or Internationally.

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How To Find The Best High Quality Custom Equipment Cases

Posted by Lyn Lemke

By Lyn Lemke - Industrial Market Manager Equipment cases are versatile items, and depending on what you will be using them for, you may require custom made equipment cases made exactly to your specifications. Polo Custom Products is the perfect manufacturer to…

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Polo Custom Products: Sewing Contractors Service

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager Many industries require specific types of safety and sewn equipment. If you are in such an industry, and need to make sure you are getting the most high quality and reliable sewn products,…

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Custom Sewing Contractors: Setting your Expectations

Posted by Wayne Hiegert

By Wayne Hiegert - VP Sales & Marketing When sourcing to find custom sewing contractors, it is important to define your company’s needs and expectations in the very beginning. Many custom sewing contractors exist within the market, however not all…

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Show Your Organization’s Personality with Specialty Cases

Posted by Alyssa Fobes

By Alyssa Fobes - Fire & Safety Market Manager Talk to your sewing and thermoforming contractor about the best way to customize your specialty cases. Many OEMs require specialty cases to protect equipment, particularly when the equipment is used in…

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Contract Industrial Sewing Contractors Meet Your Product Needs For Specialty Materials

Posted by Jennifer Fennell

By Jennifer Fennell, CPM - Sourcing Manager Many people sew their own clothes, or even make their own sewn products at home. But, manufacturing a custom product for an OEM in the medical, fire & safety, industrial, or defense industries…

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Setting the Standard for Safety in the Workplace

Posted by Brian Weber

By Brian Weber - VP Product Development & Global Supply Chain The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has the responsibility of conducting research on work-related injuries. The agency also makes recommendations for improvements of working conditions. NIOSH…

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RoHS – July Deadline Nearing for In Vitro Product Compliance

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager As part of the second installation of RoHS, medical device manufacturers of in vitro diagnostics equipment have until July 22, 2016 to be RoHS 2 compliant. Exemptions for manufacturers of products that are included as…

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Polo Custom Products Expands with Impulse Sealing Capabilities

Posted by News Story

Topeka, Kansas, July 21, 2016: Polo Custom Products is pleased to announce they have once again expanded their manufacturing capabilities to include impulse sealing. To accommodate this new service, Polo Custom Products purchased and installed a new four-station press machine at…

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Medical Device Tax Suspension . . . now what?

Posted by Anna Bolan

By Anna Bolan - Medical Market Manager Many of Polo’s valued customers received a special “present” right before the Christmas holiday. Congress voted to suspend the Medical Device Tax during their December 18th session after it was determined that this tax generated only…

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2016 Economic Outlook

Posted by News Story

According to consensus economic sources, the U.S. economy is expected to grow in 2016 despite concerns regarding U.S. exports and China’s economic slowdown that is expected to continue through 2016. Compared to last year, most major U.S. economic indicators predict…

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Polo Expands . . . again . . .

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Polo Custom Products is excited to announce that our Louisville, MS operation has expanded and relocated to a new building. On September 2, 2008, we began manufacturing operations in our new facility.We have increased our manufacturing operations by over 60%!Even…

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Polo Custom Products Acquires Foarm Following Function

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Topeka, KS, August 2010. Polo Custom Products announces the acquisition of Foarm Following Function, Inc. in Santa Barbara, California. Foarm, like Polo Custom Products, specializes in custom thermoforming using fabrics, foam, and flexible or rigid plastic materials. Foarm filed the original…

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Polo Custom Products Expands in Louisville, MS

Posted by News Story

LOUISVILLE, Miss. – (WTVA)  Exciting times at Polo Custom Products in Louisville, Mississippi. The Topeka, Kansas based company is expanding its Winston County factory investing 150-thousand dollars and creating 30 new jobs.  Karla Clem, President and CEO says “We have…

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Why Choose Polo Custom Products?

Lower Program Cost

Polo Custom Products Takes Care of the Details

Polo Custom Products primary focus is to provide you with a TOTAL Source service where we manage all aspects of your product design and manufacturing. Allowing Polo to provide design, engineering and manufacturing solutions for secondary component design…

Quicker Time to Market

Time is Money

Using Polo Custom Products TOTAL Source product development and manufacturing capabilities, allows your product to transition to production quickly and efficiently. A shorter time to market saves NRE and development costs, improves ROI and increases profitability for you and your stakeholders.

Diverse Global Mfg Capabilities

Global Resources

Polo Custom Products is the only custom manufacturer in our industry with over 70 years’ experience in domestic manufacturing AND over 35 years’ experience importing.

Unmatched Longevity & Sustainability

Over 70 Years…

Stability is one more reason leaders in their fields choose Polo Custom Products.

Your Total Source from Concept through Delivery

As a company that provides innovative custom industrial sewing services, film and fabric welding, forming and supply chain management, and more, Polo Custom Products works with a wide range of industries including medical, military and government, aviation ground support, industrial, and fire and safety. Our expert capabilities and commitment to customer service have made us one of the premier design and manufacturing companies of its kind in the nation. Our strength resides in our ability to be Your TOTAL Source from concept and design all the way through development to production and delivery.

Custom Sewn Products

Our wide variety of sewing services always meet the highest quality standards. Our typical sewn applications include custom carrying cases, custom sewn bags, EVA cases, fluid collection bags, inflatable air bladders, pouches, harness and strap assemblies, backpacks and covers. We provide innovative design and custom manufacturing for custom fabric or textured film and molded foam products.

Industrial Sealing & Welding Services

Our film and fabric welding services include Radio Frequency (RF) welding, RF sealing, and dielectric welding. Our capabilities make us a leader in radio frequency welding technology particularly for safety, medical, industrial and military products. From concept to distribution, we handle it all so you can focus on your business’ core competencies.

Creating Long-Term Partnership Since 1947

Since 1947, we have been providing advanced product development, design, and engineering capabilities to our customers. Polo Custom Products has the ability to manage the entire supply chain to control and assure the quality of your products to your exact specifications. Polo becomes a valued partner for our customers, with whom we share our knowledge and experience to provide nothing but the best solution. Polo Custom Product’s reliability makes our customers’ lives better now and for years to come.

Finding the Perfect Match

If your company needs contract sewing services or RF welding services that involve concept ideation, product development, engineering, raw materials sourcing, manufacturing & supply chain, materials management, quality assurance controls, assembly, packaging and warehousing, or any portion of these solutions, we have your answer. At Polo Custom Products we look for long-term business relationships in becoming your TOTAL Source in all aspects of your sewn, sealed, or formed product needs.

Contact us today to discuss your industrial sewing needs, RF welding services, and beyond. Call us at 888-828-9702.