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Meet Azote Family

Meet Azote Family

By Admin, 19/11/2018

We are known to be UK’s leading specialist foam fabricator and foam converter, using a range of closed-cell polyolefin foam materials produced by Croydon-based company, Zotefoams PLC. All the foams in the Azote ® range are renowned for their light weight, the consistency of their cell size and structure, the purity of their composition and their outstanding isotropic physical performance. Within the Azote family there are three variants, each with slightly different characteristics and applications. Plastazote® Foam = Closed-cell, cross-linked,  low-density...

Poppy Dress

Poppy Dress

By Admin, 19/11/2018

Kewell Converters are delighted to have being able to support Andrea in her project for the Edenbridge Primary School. Our local town puts on a fantastic bonfire event with amazing fireworks and parade. Andrea supports Edenbridge Primary School in making the costumes for all the chidren to take part in this annual event. This year the theme was "Thank you 100" celebrating the 100 years of the end of the WWI. Kewell donates foam to Edenbridge Primary school every year for this event and this year was another huge success. Andrea and her team made more than hundred poppies for children to w...

Supporting a very important charity

Supporting a very important charity

By Admin, 14/11/2018

Donating to charities is very important to us. This time we chose Ellenor, chartity who cares for families who face terminal illness. Here is a lovely letter we received and tells you more about this very important charity. I am writing to express my sincere thanks for your generosity and support.  Your donation is already helping thousands of local families facing terminal illness to have the very best care and support possible.  By supporting ellenor in this way, you are helping people of all ages – babies, children, adults and their families, to make the most of every s...

Zotek PVDF Foam featured in UKGSK Newsletter

Zotek PVDF Foam featured in UKGSK Newsletter

By Admin, 13/11/2018

We are proud to be feautred in the Autumn Cutting Edge Newsletter with our new advert for Zotek high performance PVDF Foam.   Also in this issue:  *   UKGSA share a write-up & photos from our Annual Golf Day & Charity Dinner;  *   welcome a new member;  *   dates for your diary &  *   hear from one of the founder members about 25 years of the Association.Plus UKGSA share some Member news including:  *   award winner & award finalists  *   new appointments  *   ma...

CNC Contour Cutting Machine

CNC Contour Cutting Machine

By Admin, 09/11/2018

All-purpose new vertical CNC contour cutting machine for the converting of sheets and block materials with utmost production through-put, accuracy and performance.  State-of-the-art CNC vertical contour cutting machine for the converting of sheets and block foam with utmost accuracy and performance will be in production in early 2017, adding extra capabilities and advanced cutting technology. (Maximum part size: 3500mm x 2200mm x 1300mm high) Applications & End Uses: Foam Fillers for Roofing & Cladding, Specialised 2D/3D Packaging, Bespoke Case Inserts, Sports Swim K...

EXPO EUROPE Facts & Figures, Conference Slides & Save the Date for Stuttgart 2019!

EXPO EUROPE Facts & Figures, Conference Slides & Save the Date for Stuttgart 2019!

By Admin, 08/11/2018

Foam Expo Europe arrived for the very first time in Hannover earlier this month, bringing with it the latest innovations, solutions and developments in foam materials and manufacturing technologies. A phenomenal 3,259 attendees visited the show from globally renowned companies such as Airbus, Toyota, Jaguar Land Rover, BMW Group, Robert Bosch GmbH, JSP, Faurecia, Porsche AG and many more. In your post show issue, we look back on some exciting moments in our photo gallery and conference highlights, plus you can download the off...

Meet us in Hannover, Germany!

Meet us in Hannover, Germany!

By Admin, 15/10/2018

Meet us in Hannover, Germany! Please come and say hello to us, Marcos and Nick Kewell, at Foam Expo Europe - catch up on Kewell Converters’ most recent developments and Foam materials. This includes our investment in the top of the range CNC Vertical Contour Cutting machinery and our soon to be launched e-commerce micro-site www.wearefoam.co.uk/ where you can order online sheet and block foam in multiple thickness, colours, grades and polymers.If you have a drawing of a project that you need a fix for or new component/part design, bri...

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe!

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe!

By Admin, 12/10/2018

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe 2018!With just a few days to go we at Zotefoams are looking forward to showcasing premium durable foams from our AZOTE® and ZOTEK® ranges at Foam Expo Europe.Visit us on booth 431 to discover the unique characteristics that make AZOTE and ZOTEK the outstanding choice for a world of applications in markets including automotive, aerospace, product protection, medical, construction, sports and many more.PLUS! Don’t miss Dr Karl Hewson, our Director of Technology and Development, on the Leadership Panel<https://zotefoams.us19.list...

Chris Marguet joins the team

Chris Marguet joins the team

By Admin, 08/10/2018

We would like to say a warm welcome to our new member of staff Chris Marguet. Chris is a highly skilled Chief Engineer having worked in newspaper printing industry previously, maintaining various print presses. Chris's new position as Maintenance Engineer will involve breakdown and plant preventative maintenance, as well as looking after our building and making sure everything runs smoothly in the entire factory. Chris is also a beater for a local pheasant shooting and enjoys the occasional fly fishing.  Chris’s manager Neil Johnston said: “We are delighted to have someo...

Job Vacancy - Sales Support / Admin Role

Job Vacancy - Sales Support / Admin Role

By Admin, 02/10/2018

Sales Support / Admin Role   Main purpose of job: Liaising with customers by phone and email Processing and qualifying enquiries Converting quotes into sales orders Prepare and send out samples as requested Dealing with general enquires and providing feedback on products provided Marketing support – subscribing to magazines and registering for exhibitions Book appointments, business trips, hotels Reception / PA duties – answering the phone, emails, Live Chat, filing   The Person: Previous experience in a sales, PA or customer ...