The new operation, known as VEM Europe, offers high-quality injection mold tool fabrication as well as design services and mold maintenance and repairs. For testing and production runs, ARBURG injection molding machines are offered.

FREMONT, CA: VEM Group, global tooling and molding provider to the medical device, automotive, and consumer goods industry, has expanded operations into Eastern Europe. The wholly-owned manufacturing plant is situated in Bulgaria, Plovdiv, which is the cultural capital as well as the second-largest city in Bulgaria.

The new operation, known as VEM Europe, offers high-quality injection mold tool fabrication as well as design services and mold maintenance and repairs. For testing and production runs, ARBURG injection molding machines are offered. The 17,500-square-foot facility is outfitted with cutting-edge manufacturing equipment from Germany, Switzerland, and Japan.

“VEM has many European customers, and we opened in Bulgaria in order to provide those customers with local manufacturing at the best price point,” stated Marc Weinmann, President of VEM Group. “Our advantage is that VEM is a U.S.-owned company led by a highly experienced international management and engineering team.

Combine that with best-in-class equipment and rigorous quality, and VEM can deliver solutions to the toughest tooling and molding challenges.”

“We combine design and engineering expertise to fabricate tools and plastic parts to deliver fit-for-purpose manufacturing solutions,” added Marc Weinmann, President, and Founder, VEM Group.

VEM was selected as one of Top Injection Molding Service Companies-2021 by the Manufacturing Outlook Magazine.