Calumet and Isola Group’s 20-year relationship is as reliable as the circuit boards they build together

Isol Supplier Spotlight

Supplier Spotlight: Isola Group

Isola-Group is a provider of first-class laminates and prepregs that Calumet Electronics uses to build PCBs. The company is well known in the industry and has cutting-edge materials for the type of high-quality work Calumet specializes in. It has two manufacturing plants in the USA, one in Ridgeway, SC, and the other — a brand-new high-tech quick-turn facility — in Chandler, AZ.

“We’ve purchased Isola materials for over 20 years,” says Elden Hendrickson, Jr., Calumet Electronics Vice President/CPO. “Isola is one of Calumet’s top suppliers, excelling in delivery, support, technical help, offerings, flexibility, and response time. We have a true partnership. They’re the total package!”

Dan Erickson, Isola’s account executive for Calumet Electronics, is always available to answer questions, help get things done, and shows up when needed. It’s very easy to work with Isola, and that’s exactly what Calumet needs from a critical supplier.

“You don’t want to have to fight to be heard.”

– Elden Hendrickson, Jr.

“Listening is key and I believe that Isola has taken this to heart,” said Hendrickson. “It means something more than words to them. They truly take the time to hear what you’re asking and work as a group to come up with a real solution. They are awesome!”

Isola Group is a material company focusing on designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepregs used to fabricate Calumet’s advanced multilayer printed circuit boards. Isola’s high-performance materials are used in sophisticated electronic applications in a wide array of industries; advanced power grid & communications, aerospace, DoD, medical devices, and industrial controls.

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