Armacell and Köpp announce "Partnership for Excellence“
Armacell, a producer of flexible foam for the equipment insulation market and a provider of engineered foams, and Köpp, a manufacturer and processor of cellular rubber and polyethylene foam, have concluded a “Partnership for Excellence” agreement.
As part of this agreement, Köpp will provide Armacell with its proprietary bun foam technology. Together, both parties will increase the global product availability and provide customers with extended service coverage. Following an initial period of calibration, Armacell will launch commercial production at its US-based component foams manufacturing facility. The partnership will initially run for a 15-year term with multiple extension possibilities, said Köpp. Financial details were not disclosed.
Commenting on the announcement, Patrick Mathieu, President & CEO of the Armacell Group, said: “We are delighted to partner with Köpp which has proven to be an industry leader in its markets. Our component foams customers will gain access to a broader suite of high-tech products, which in turn will enable them to satisfy their customers’ specific requirements.”
“We are proud to work with Armacell, an industry leader and distribution powerhouse,” Achim Raab, Managing Director and owner of Köpp, added. “This agreement marks a milestone in the evolution of Köpp and will provide customers worldwide with access to our proprietary technology.”