What Is IMDA?

The In-Mold Decorating Association offers you membership in an organization of molders, printers, material suppliers and equipment manufacturers committed to the development and growth of in-mold decorating products, technologies and markets. 
IMDA enhances and supports your business by raising the level of awareness and acceptance of in-mold decorated durable products and packaging by OEMs, brand owners and marketers. IMDA serves your business by integrating the interests of the entire IML and IMD supply chain through its promotional and educational programs.

IMDA Events


May 5, 2015 at the DoubleTree Chicago Northshore, Skokie IL USA
A widely acclaimed introductory course in IML (In-Mold Labeling) and IMD (In-Mold Decorating) that has been attended by industry leaders as well as those who are new to this technology.


NPE 2015  
Visit IMDA at NPE 2015 being held March 23 - 27, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, USA.
Our booth, S36161, is located in the South Hall, Level 1. On display will be the winning entries from the 2014 IMDA Awards Competition plus many other interesting in-mold labeled packages. IMDA members will be there to greet you and discuss questions you may have about in-mold labeling and decorating..


"Real Experts, Real Answers, Real Value"
           Invited papers and workshops
October 28 - 29, 2015
Skokie, IL USA

CALL FOR PAPERS: IMDA is looking for educational technical papers to be presented at the IMDA Sympoisum.  For more information and to enter your paper click here.  
More information to follow



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The IMDA Technical Guidelines, accessible on the IMDA website since 2007 by IMDA corporate members, are now available to the public in condensed form for $25. These 18 useful IML test methods, originally developed by the IML Industry Standards Committee in the 1990s and hosted on the RBS Technologies website from 2001 to 2007, are administered by the IMDA Technology Committee. 

NEW - Educational technical articles can now be found under the Education tab above. Your educational articles are welcome. Please send your contributions to info@imdassociation.com

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