Our Story

We’re NPI/Medical and we’re
Anything But Prototypical™.

NPI/ Medical accelerates New Product Introductions (NPI) while redefining your supply chain through a firm understanding of the product development lifecycle.

From new product startups and large medical OEMs to design shops and contract manufacturers, we’ll take your new product from prototype to production (P2P) with a focus on speed, process development, technical precision and customer service.

Depending on your program needs, we create complex, injection - molded components and assemblies for medical device, life sciences and healthcare customers.

We do more than just mold plastics — we shape your product’s success through the chaotic product development lifecycle.

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How? Our strategic DynaClass® Tooling and Molding system yields production-quality plastic injection molded parts in tight timeframes.

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Meanwhile, our assembly, packaging, kitting and inventory management capabilities can help you with speed-to-market while completely redefining your supply chain.

NPI/Medical is an ISO 13485:2016 certified and FDA-registered company with three cleanrooms in our 66,000-square-foot facility headquartered in Ansonia, Connecticut.

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// 1968:

Began as Shriver Design, a three-person design and tooling shop

// 1982:

Grew and shifted to supplying parts and assemblies to medical device, healthcare, consumer goods and life sciences customers

// 1999:

Moved into current headquarters and manufacturing space in Ansonia

// 2013:

Rebranded as NPI/Medical

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Industry Association Memberships

// Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)

// Manufacturers’ Agents National Association (MANA)

// Mass Medic (Massachusetts Medical Device Industry Council)

// Colorado Bioscience Association

// Medical Alley Association

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