About our company:
Established in 1972 in
Richmond, Indiana by Mr. Bruce Elder,
began by specializing in custom die-cutting of chipboard
and corrugated fiberboard components. Our
proprietary products simplified and revolutionized the
process of trimming casket interiors and are still an
integral part of our company today.
years of developing these unique products, we shifted
our attention to other disciplines that could benefit
from creative use of lightweight and strong converted
paper products. We devoted our R&D efforts to the
packaging needs of the electrical connector industry and
developed several corrugated fiberboard reels.
This success led to developing reel packaging products
for other industries such as wire & cable, cordage, and
fiber optics, while also branching out to other
commodity materials such as our
reprocessed resins. Thus, Reel Options® was
With so much specialized growth, in
2012, we decided to separate the company into two
distinct divisions, "Starmark Funeral Supply"
moved to a new facility to focus on it's core business
of casket components and also branched out to designing
and manufacturing it's own line of caskets.
"Vandor Plastics", where Reel Options® now resides, took
over the full 119,000 square feet of manufacturing
Vandor Plastics also manufactures quality
plastic parts for other industries through injection
molding, thermoplastic extrusion and thermoform vacuum
forming. We are proudly ISO 9001:2008 and IATF
119,000 sq ft manufacturing