Porcher Industries, the leading global supplier of technical textiles and composite solutions, has announced a new distribution partnership with Velox Composites. The agreement will begin with immediate effect and will apply to the following territories: Benelux, UK, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Spain/Portugal.
The supply agreement includes the complete product range of Porcher Industries, including glass yarn fabrics (coated or untreated), woven carbon fabrics and thermoplastic prepregs (PI PREG). It further includes scrims for industrial applications such as technical adhesive, packaging and plastic films used for reinforcement means.
Velox Composites is a leading pan-European distributor of raw material solutions for the plastics, composites, additives, rubber, paints and coatings industries. Founded in 1993, Velox is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. The company has 21 offices throughout Europe and employs over 230 technically experienced employees.
Comments Patrick Machado, Head of Sales EMEA, Porcher Industries: “Velox’s strong presence throughout Europe in particular Scandinavia, UK and Iberia, combined with strong technical expertise and a common goal to expand and diversify makes them the ideal partner for Porcher Industries. We look forward to a bright future working together.”
“We are confident that this new collaboration will allow both parties to strengthen their respective positions in various sectors of the industry and will help Velox Composites continue its efforts to diversify its business portfolio,” comments Serge Gradys, Business Unit Manager Composites, Velox.