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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...

Kewell Converters become a member of UKGSA

Kewell Converters become a member of UKGSA

By Admin, 20/09/2018

The Summer 2018 issue of the UKGSA's newsletter - Cutting Edge - is now available to download. Also In this issue: we share some photos from our summer Race Night at Leicester Racecourse; we welcome a new member; & we report on our London-Surrey fundraising cycle challenge. Plus we share some Member news including: a new product launch award winners growth in demand for Academy of Joint Integrity assuring material compliance Off-Cuts and more... To download the Cutting Edge Summer 2018 issue Click Here      

Internal Promotion, Micky Lee - Warehouse Supervisor

Internal Promotion, Micky Lee - Warehouse Supervisor

By Admin, 14/09/2018

We are excited to announce the promotion of our machine operator Micky Lee.Micky has joined us 6 years ago and ever since he has been a valuable member of Kewell team. Micky's experience grew over the years, he has been taking on more and more responsibilities and new tasks, amongst which was taking the helm of the brand new contour cutter.Micky's new job as Warehouse Supervisor will involve running day to day operations of goods, managing recycling, volumes of materials, overseeing daily deliveries, deadlines and also liaising with administration and higher management.Production manager Ki...

We love to chat!

We love to chat!

By Admin, 25/07/2018

Introducing our new chat feature! This is quick and easy way to get and instant advice about all your foam needs. With our extensive range of foam we can offer you truly bespoke service and honest advice. Whether it's a one off exclusive creation or substantial bulk order we would love to discuss all your ideas and designs.  So save your precious time searching the web, let's a have a chat instead!    

Foam Expo Europe 16th  - 18th October 2018, Hannover - Germany

Foam Expo Europe 16th - 18th October 2018, Hannover - Germany

By Admin, 16/07/2018

We are delighted to say we will be exhibiting at Foam Expo Europe, which is taking place in Hannover this year. Come and visit us at our exhibition stand 744 or book a meeting with us to catch up. The expo is free to attend and offers exhibits of all types of foam and raw materials, technical foam products, technologies, as well as the entire foam supply chain.m  Foam Expo will highlight the latest product applications, services and equipment from multiple sectors, including: foam manufacturing, adhesives & sealants, converting & fabricating, equipment & machinery, ...

Zotefoams invests for future growth

Zotefoams invests for future growth

By Admin, 12/06/2018

Announces £23 million initial investment in third foam manufacturing site with a major capacity investment to meet continuing demand for its range of unique, high quality foam products Zotefoams plc, the Croydon, UK-headquartered manufacturer of cellular materials, has announced an investment plan supported by its shareholders.  Headlining the plan is a £23 million initial investment in a third foam manufacturing production site in central Europe, scheduled to come on stream in 2020 and increasing capacity for the Group’s range of polyolefin foams by s...

Brand New Forklift Arrived At Our Busy Shop Floor

Brand New Forklift Arrived At Our Busy Shop Floor

By Admin, 07/06/2018

Our brand new forklift has arrived at the busy shopfloor to cope with extra warehouse and shipping demands. This not only increases our productivity and business turnover but also improves Health and Saftey and significantly reduces the noise polution.