Testimonials & Customer Feedback

Kewell Converters are specialist in custom and high tolerance foam fabrication and foam products. The business has an outstanding record in design and manufacture evidenced by a very strong blue chip client based that make up the most important segments of its turnover. Proud of our heritage and a well-known reputation in the foam converting industry for quality and technical ability, we continue to work with and develop/supply foam parts to some very reputable and innovative companies both big, small, national and global locations of some 3000 different customers served with multiple orders, various quantities - all made to order to clients brief and specifications:

Aerospace Industry

"In nearly 15 years we have never had any problems."

Retail Packaging supplier

"Kewell Converters solved a problem for us – our old packaging just didn't’t set itself apart from our competitors. What we have now adds value. I would use them not just on price, but on service."

Defense Industry

"We have relied on Kewell Converters to accurately translate quite complex drawings for more than a decade. We would recommend them for difficult work."

World Famous Tea & Coffee Specialists - Tea and Coffee merchant company

"Materials arrived and they worked a treat ! Well done and thanks for the great service."

Art, Design & Marketing Company

"Please see the attached PDF for a visual that we would require a quote for. We have worked with you in the past and found the quality to be very good! If there are any queries with the visual please do not hesitate to call me. Many thanks."

Consumer Cosmetics and Toiletry Products

"This is to thank you and everyone involved at Kewell for turning round the recent order for the foam inserts for this pack so quickly and efficiently. We have now completed the Press Pack and are delighted with the way it has turned out. I am, in fact, hoping that Pout will agree to use a foam insert for one of their Christmas gifts. If they do, I will be in touch. Once again, many thanks."

Specialist Design and Engineering Company

"On behalf of B********** Limited, I would just like to thank you and all your staff for turning round our recent large order in less than a week. Not only was the delivery exactly when we required it but the quality of product was 110% !! A first class job done in record time! Well done and thank you all very much."

Precision Sub-Contract Engineering Company

"I would like to thank you and your colleagues for the service we received this week on the above Purchase Order ....Having found you on the internet only the night before, the service and regular feedback we received form you company was nothing short of excellent and I would like to thank you wholeheartedly for the fast-action turn around you provided to us."

Innovative new products developer - Specially engineered materials

"Prior the Xmas holidays, Colin had split on the vacuum bed splitters some sheets of XXX of thickness 4mm (PU based foam) into thinner sheets of 2mm. The result he obtained was excellent. We would like to have split some other sheets and be quoted accordingly."

International Leader of Marketing for Architecture, Property & the Built Environment

"Just got the case Colin, and it looks absolutely amazing. Many thanks to you and your guys there for a very slick job. We are doing more and more of these of late, so I would hope that we can work together again in the future! I will call you later with some payment. Thanks again."

Specialize in marine safety clothing and marine safety products

"Hi Colin,...I have kept a record for the future, I will be ordering at some stage in the next two months probably, I appreciate its not a massive order for you but I am very grateful for your backup/samples and general help from yourself and Marcos."

Complete Product Design Company

"First off all many thanks for the parts that you supplied for the first order – which were great quality & exactly to spec – it all went together without any problems. 5 panels are now installed & have been extremely well received. There will be more orders to follow so I would like to look ahead & get some prices in place for when our client comes back & orders more. Thanks."

Bespoke Art & Jewellery Designer & Maker

"Thank you Colin, The pads are brilliant and don't have any memory when we push pins in etc. Regards, Jeremy"

Leading specialist Fit-Out, Refurbishment and Maintenance contractor

"Many thanks for your very efficient service; the packing project went well."

Digital Intelligence Products - Marketing Executive

"Thanks for getting touch, yes the foam arrived at a very efficient 7am on Saturday! Thanks for all your help with the order."

Leading manufacturer of specialized plastic packaging for the world’s cutting tool industry

"It was a pleasure to have the opportunity to meet you the other day and I would like to thank you for the time you gave me in explaining your business and in the tour of your factory. Whenever I go round a factory providing something different, it always intrigues me and it was no different in your case. I congratulate you on having developed such a high quality speciality production unit and wish you all the best for the future."

Charity - Children's Scrap Project

"I would like to take this opportunity to thank Kewell Converters for all their donations, their support and time. Our member groups are really grateful, thanks to all the team of Kewell Converters in Redhill, helping physically, donating materials and thinking of possibilities of those materials in the hands of our member group for the benefit of the community."

European Loudspeaker Developer/ Innovator

"Thank you very much for your quick dispatch and good work."

Conservation & Restoration

"Many thanks for your very efficient service; the packing project went well"

Corporate Jewellery gifts to inspire - ancient art of originality

"Thank you for the pads. Very nice. Very prompt delivery. Very pleased."

UK's Leading supplier of heavy building materials, aggregates & asphalt also offering infrastructure maintenance, recycling environmental services

"Thank you for all your help to date with the Stratocell foam bungs. The 180mm diameter bungs have been highly successful and we are now looking to trial the other two sizes...Many thanks. Kind regards, Paul."

International designers and fabricators of products made from coated fabric & films

"Super Speedy response! Thank you!"

Prop and Model Makers

"Deadlines are short in TV and theatrical work. Kewell Converters provide a quick turnaround from stock and are in the right location to get it to us fast."

50/50 TV Game show

"We needed some huge foam numbers fairly quickly for a game show. Nick at Kewell's looked at my rough sketch and showed me what could be done with the materials and the machinery. They turned an idea into reality without fuss."

London media design & communications agency

"On behalf of the jam team, I would like to say a big thanks for delivering the job as promised. The show has now been taken down from earls court and the installation was very well received by the public and press alike. I shall send through some pic's when we receive them. Please pass this message onto the other members of you team. Needless to say we shall bear you in mind for any future work of this nature. Warm regards"

Technical Support Engineer - specialised/customised physical and ballistic protection equipment mfg. and supplier to non-commercial users i.e. Police

“Don, thanks for your continued input on this, your clarity and persistence is a credit to your company. Please treat this as written confirmation as a go ahead for our purchase order 202856 at the EARLIEST possible opportunity.”

Outdoor Events and Participation Organiser - City of London Festival

“Hello Lou, Thank you so much for all the info that you gave me during our phone call this week…. We are really looking forward to working with these materials for this year’s Children’s Parade. I will make sure you get some pictures of the children working with the materials and also the finished results parading through the city of London!”

Director of International Operations - family owned business with over 30 years' experience in the sourcing, processing, machining and distribution of high performance alloys in Aerospace, Power Generation, Defence, Naval and Medical Industries

"Dear Marcos, Chris and I enjoyed meeting you last Friday and would like to thank you for taking the time to meet us. We were very impressed with your facility and hope that we can work together in the future. Best Regards"

Director/Senior Buyer - one of the longest running rubber and plastics converters in the United Kingdom today

“Regarding future work, we will of course come to you with requirements for Zote materials and also send enquiries for profiles & fabricated parts or anything outside our manufacturing scope. Thank you for your support! Best regards,”

Designer/Buyer - Productions, Props, Parties & Events

“Thanks for all the info and wonderful service. Our client has now said they do not wish to go ahead. We will give you a normal order very soon”

Director - Offering laser cutting, engraving and fabrication services to design professionals across Europe

“Thank you for getting the foam to me early this morning. They look great – been a busy morning of final preparation but all looking good , packed and shipped now”

Managing Director – by appointment of her majesty the Queen Manufacturers of Bespoke Acrylic furniture based in London, United Kingdom

“Thank you very much for your attention on this project. We are hoping to return from our trip with some confirmed orders.”

Marketing Manager – Zotefoams Plc / microZOTE® closed-cell roll foam manufacturer

“Just wanted to say a big THANK YOU for the samples for the K Show. They look fantastic. Have a great weekend”

Business Development Manager – Designers and suppliers of physiotherapy, rehabilitation, and sports therapy equipment

“Thank you for your prompt response and the great referral. Kind regards”

Sales and Marketing Director – Bespoke and Specialised Tooling Company

“I would like to express who my grateful thanks for smart, efficient and accurate work – I and more importantly my client is very pleased”

Studio/Prop Manager – London’s largest & best kept secret film studio

“Lovely to speak to you and thanks for all the help!!”

Director/Owner – Online personalise mouse mat company

“Received in perfect condition. Many thanks indeed for your fine service”

Product Designer – UK leader in the design and creation of innovative, educationally focused play environments for children

“Hope you are well, thank you for the drawing title samples you sent last month they are really good. The adhesion between the pvc and Galfoam is a lot better, so in terms of the material and construct I think we are there.”

Company Director - Specialise in the design and manufacture of in-ear and audio communications accessories for use in difficult and abnormal conditions

“Thanks for doing the urgent trial run on our PO # 9075. These were perfect. Please go ahead and complete the order.”

Design Engineer - a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, equipment, diagnostics, repair information and systems solutions for professional users performing critical tasks

“Just wanted to let you know I was very pleased with the quality of the work done on the AirTanker project. Everything looked great and fitted beautiful. Thanks for your efforts”

Managing Director - Corporate identity products in metal (products and bespoke packaging primarily in metal, from boxes, trays, business cards to signage

“I would like to thank you and your staff for pulling out the stops on the green foam job. We have not tested yet but all looks excellent. Once again many thanks.”

Design Co-ordinator - Quality specialist hi-fi made in England (design and development of new and existing products

“Dear Marcos, Apologies for the delay in reply after Ky and I’s visit to Kewell on the Thursday the 10th , We were both really impressed with your company, facilities and feel that you gave us about Kewell.”

True-Fit Designer – Industrial manufacturers and suppliers of quality tools, kits, tool control systems and storage units

“I just wanted to let you know that the recent project you did for us (Westlands Tote Trays) was a great success. Everything fitted beautifully. I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous 2013”

Specialists Cardiac Systems that measure the Cardiac Output for high risk patients / Operations Manager

“Dear Colin, Thank you for manufacturing Lxxxx’s LI10729, CNAP Foam Block, Pump, Body and Li10730, CNAP Foam Block, Pump, Body. They are very satisfactory.”

Major supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the worldwide semiconductor industry / Operative Purchasing

“Hi Graham, This are really fantastic news – thanks for the great support.”

Managing Director & Chief Designer / Product Design Consultancy

“Many thanks for taking the time to show me round your manufacturing plant last week which was very interesting and impressive. Also thanks for your efforts ensuring in producing the prototype foam. My customer has the prototypes and our keenest costs and we're due to have a conference call tomorrow so I'd hope to be discussing schedules with you soon.”

Technology, QA & Company H&S Officer / Leading international manufacturers in the world of personal ballistic and fragmentation protection and fragmentation equipment

“Dear Claire, This answers our queries exactly and confirms the performance of the foam meets our Customers’ requirements for military and ballistic specifications. Many thanks, I appreciate your assistance in providing the data so prompt. In turn, we have satisfied our Customer and have been thanked for providing the accurate data required for the specialized application in which it will be used. Sincerely”

Managing Director / One of UK's leading manufacturers of custom built and designed flight cases and transit cases

“Hi Marcos, Many thanks for the speedy turn around, it was impressive. We certainly will have future requirements, as soon as we have our usage for next month I will give you the opportunity to quote. Regards, David”

Buyer / Major supplier of tools to the aerospace industry, as well as the professional engineer

“Hi Marcos, Many thanks for such a prompt reply. I will put my quote to the customer and hopefully will be able to secure the order. Once again, thanks for all your efforts, it is really appreciated”

Marketing Manager microZOTE® closed-cell roll foams

"I just wanted to say MANY THANKS for the samples!!! Most of them look good, Kind Regards"

Specialist in sourcing and making beautiful, well-made and stylish furniture and accessories

“We really love the prototype pouffe you have done for us and are now working on some other designs so will be back in touch shortly. It is exactly as we imagined so thank you very”

A leading celebratory arts company with the vision, imagination and capacity to deliver unforgettable theatrical events and participatory experiences

“Just a really big belated thank you for all the Plastazote. You made a fantastic carnival possible for lots and lots of people. From all at E..E..A…Especially me who was dealing with you and you were all very helpful and lovely. All the Best,”

The CoppaFeel Garden – Bringing breast cancer awareness to Hampton Court Flower Show (Foam Letters supplied free of charge by Kewell Converters Ltd

“I just wanted to send over a big thank you for contributing to our gold winning garden at Hampton Court this year. The show was a huge success and I'm so grateful for your kind contribution. Thank you again, Warm wishes”

Charity Event / Fundraising - Fantastic pub full of lovely people and creative/caring landlord and landlady

"Thank you once again for your financial support with this project, there are a large number of sculptors, puppet makers, model makers and set designers in our crew and crowds. I will make sure your company gets a massive mention on the day."

One of the UK's leading participatory arts companies, producing celebratory events, diverse participatory and community projects and unusual spectacle including site-specific events

"Thank you for sorting the overpayment out. You'll be pleased to know the foam has now been converted to a 5.5m Iron Giant…..I've always had positive transactions with Kewell Converts in the past whether for myself or through other companies whom I recommend you to regularly"

The CoppaFeel Garden – Bringing breast cancer awareness to Hampton Court Flower Show (Foam Letters supplied free of charge by Kewell Converters Ltd

"Thank you to these companies for enabling us to build the first CoppaFeel! garden. Your kind donations are incredibly appreciated."

Premier suppliers of power, hand and specialist tools for DIY enthusiasts and to the trade

“First of all I would like to say many thanks for producing the Bomb Disposal kits for us on time. It was really appreciated. Our customer was really pleased”

Innovative and London based Architect

Dear Louise, Thank you for spending so much time on explaining all the foams…

Specialist Rubber: Products For Industrial Use (Manufacture, Wholesale)

"I have received the samples, thank you. Just what I wanted. I will be seeing the senior R&D engineer very soon to discuss this project. The samples can be tested and we will see what he says"

Leading UK manufacturer of foam and rubber premium products...

"That my customer has gone down another route with this project at this stage, he may come back to this route offered, thank you for your time quoting and great communication"

Water Jet Division ... Aerospace Alloys UK & TECHNI Waterjet™

"Chris and I enjoyed meeting you last Friday and would like to thank you for taking the time to meet us.  We were very impressed with your facility and hope that we can work together in the future"

Architect - architectural aluminium company for glazing products

"Thanks for the quote. The quants and sizes in my enquiry were very approx just to get an idea of product prices......these are on the topside of figures we had allowed, but probably achievable. Hence next stage is to get a sample of this foam to see if its of suitable density....... Could we request an offcut (any size or shape will be ok) of this density and say a couple of step densities up and down from the one proposed so we can decide which to go with..........Can you post these to our address for my attention (address at bottom of e mail)"

Entrepreneur - Race Bicycle Comfort Products

"Thank you so much for this email, that looks like exactly the sort of thing I'm looking for! I really appreciate you're help on this and pleased to have found somewhere now"

London biggest new West end's musical - Prop/Stage Depart.

"Thank you very much to you and all of your team for the extra effort I know went in to getting the letter C to us today. It was a great help. I will speak to the production manager about getting a photo of the letter C in action for your website"

Industrial Safety & Workwear - Sales Advisor & Account Manager

"Really appreciate your quick response"

Multi-national manufacturing company, active in foam products - Sales Manager

"Thank you for your time last week. I was really impressed with your set up and the processing equipment you have. I have attached a data sheet for our Fireseal product, I will also ask the factory to send you a thick piece of the product so you can have a look at how it cuts on your various CNC cutting equipment."

World's leading manufacturer of cross-linked block foams - UK and Eire Sales Manager

"Just a note to thank you all for your efforts here"

Mfg, Designer and Distributor of specialist mdeical/pediatric orthopedic equipment & supplies - Director

"Thank you so much for taking the time to show me around today.  Your facility and business is very impressive.  I have discussed the foam products with Stella and she is also very keen that we try your products.  We both think they have advantages over wool felt.  I will make-up an example using the EV30 sample ASAP"

Vacuum Forming Company & Fibreglass Manufacturer - Lead Engineer

"Just had a look at the case inserts and very happy with the quality. If you could pass my thanks on to your guys. Also would just like to say thank you for turning them around so quickly. Any future requirements for case inserts or similar plastazote jobs will without question be coming your way. Hopefully my end user will tout the cases around the other engineers in his organisation!" 

Design Engineering Consultancy - Defense & MoD

"Hi Paul, The items arrived today, thanks so much for pushing these through, they look great and we are starting to use them with the kit, but they work really well" - Systems & Platforms Lead Engineer

Manufacturer of shop equipment products, automotive diagnostic tools & repair information solutions.

"By the way Don we have just built the first kit, KSK1942, and it is perfect. I will send you and Nick the log books as soon as I have them finished. It is so good to see all the hard work beautifully presented. Thank you for a fine piece of work."