Enfield, CT (PRWEB) February 16, 2008
Oxford Performance Materials (OPM) has selected Velox, as the distributor of its OXPEKK® proprietary high performance polymer for the European market. "I am very pleased that OPM and Velox have joined forces to bring our products to the European market" said Scott DeFelice. "Velox is a very unique company which possesses both the technical expertise and patience to bring a high value product like ours to the market".
OPM's OXPEKK® is an ultra high performance engineering polymer offering extremely high temperature resistance, outstanding chemical resistance and superior mechanical properties. The OXPEKK® product line comprises amorphous, semi-crystalline, glass filled, carbon filled grades, medical grades. OPM's main markets are oil/gas, medical, electronics and space and defence.
The collaboration between Velox and OPM is targeted to significantly increase the presence of OPM's OXPEKK® products in the European market. With this agreement, covering the distribution of OPM granular form OXPEKK® in Europe, OPM will benefit from an even broader and deeper European coverage. "We are constantly searching for high value polymer products that can service the markets unmet needs" said François Minec. "We are very pleased to have completed this agreement with OPM and look forward to a dynamic cooperation". Velox will be responsible for selling OPM's industrial products and will not be responsible for the firm's implantable material offerings.
Velox GmbH is a leading European distribution, sales and marketing company for specialty raw materials in the sectors of plastics, rubbers, paints and inks. German company Velox GmbH was founded in 1993, with headquarters in Hamburg and offices in 16 European countries including Russia and Turkey. Velox's international sales team services the entire European market and ensures just in time delivery at competitive cost from extensive regional stock and distribution system. For additional information, please visit http://www.velox.com.
Founded in March 2000, OPM has rapidly become an industry leader in the ultra-high performance thermoplastic polymers market. The firm's versatile OXPEKK® polymers are currently being used in space and defense, medical, semiconductor and industrial markets worldwide. For additional information, please visit http://www.oxfordpm.com.
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