What Can RCI Do For You?

Posted by Briana Lipor on 1/15/20 9:00 AM


Reflective Concepts has the reputation for manufacturing the highest quality tailored aluminum reflectors in the lighting industry.

RCI is a full-service company providing an extensive range of capabilities for our customers and is considered the "Gold Standard" when it comes to rapid prototyping and low volume production. In this week's blog, we will reintroduce our wide range of capabilities. Giving you some insight on how RCI can give you even more with our manufacturing, assembly and integration capacity.  



Reflective Concepts was founded in Kenosha, WI in 2000 by brothers James and Rob Madson. RCI offers a wide range of services and products for the lighting, aerospace, architectural, medical, horticultural and other industries. Our consultative approach ensures that no matter what our customers start with, be it a full-scale model or even something written on a napkin, we will deliver a product matching their needs. Part of our approach is ascertaining each customer's unique needs so that we can meet them as quickly and efficiently as possible without sacrificing quality. With our diverse skill set, we are equipped to handle almost any job we come across.



RCI has over 50,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity. Our facility was designed and built for one purpose – manufacture the world’s best tailored reflectors. Whether it’s one part or one million parts, we have the manufacturing expertise, systems and most importantly, the team to provide your company with the highest quality parts at competitive prices. RCI is ISO 9001:2015 Certified and we will put our quality up against anyone. Whether your parts require tool and die punch presses, lasers, riveting, sealing or even micro-welding, we have the equipment and personnel to meet your company’s requirements with short turnaround times and unmatched customer service.

Within our 50,000-square foot facility we offer a wide variety of manufacturing processes. These include the following:

  • Shearing Machines
  • Punch Press Machines
  • Turret Press Machines
  • Laser Machines
  • Press Break Machines
  • Rolling Machines
  • Hand Rollers
  • Rivet Machines
  • Drill Press
  • Spinning Machine




RCI is a full-service manufacturing facility offering partial or complete assembly capabilities. Whether your company requires partial assembly with labels or complete fixture assembly, we have the skilled team to meet your needs. In addition, we provide custom packaging shipping options to ensure that the quality parts that were manufactured are the same quality parts you receive at your facility. We have the expertise to think “outside the box” when it comes to packaging your parts.


Integration Services

As part of our full-service manufacturing, we offer our customers integration service capabilities. For some of our customers, they want to go to one supplier for their total finished product needs to include, manufacturing, painting, anodization, welding, assembly etc. For those customers, RCI offers the option of our Integration Service where we are the sole point of contact for all sub-suppliers for the finished product, providing administrative oversight, logistics, quality control and inventory management for your customer.




At Reflective Concepts, we don’t just do reflectors, we provide solutions and can positively impact your company’s bottom line. We have manufactured a wide range of tailored and standard reflectors for some of the largest lighting companies in the world. Our reflectors are components for outdoor lighting fixtures, airfields, grocery and retail lighting as well as medical and imaging devices. In addition, RCI has provided reflectors for architectural designs in state and government buildings as well as airports and museums. Let RCI be your trusted source for all your reflector needs from start to finish. Contact us today at 866-276-6242.







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