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Pritex to re-start production

Temporary production shutdown comes to an end!

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Pritex Temporarily Halt Production

Pritex temporarily halts production

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Saint-Gobain completes acquisition of Pritex

Pritex are delighted to announce that on the 24th May, 2019, Saint-Gobain successfully completed the acquisition of Pritex.

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Automotive Interiors Expo - Stuttgart

Pritex are proud to showcase our range of lightweight solutions at Automotive Interiors Expo, Stuttgart from 21st to 23rd May.

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Pritex to showcase New light-weighting solutions at Automechanika Birmingham 2019

Commenting on the forthcoming exhibition, Gareth Jones, Pritex Managing Director stated, "The Automotive Industry is faced with extremely tough targets to reduce CO2 emissions from its vehicles over the coming decade"

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Pritex receives Nissan Quality Award

For the second consecutive year, excellent supplier performance by Pritex has been recognised at the Nissan Regional Supplier Quality Awards which were recently held at Cranfield University.

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Foam Expo Europe

Speaking to an audience of industry specialists at Foam Expo - Hannover, Liz Stimpson (Materials and Innovation Manager) delivered a compelling presentation outlining the Trends Driving Change in the Automotive Industry.

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Pritex Strengthens Sales Team

Pritex has supported its growth plans with the appointment of two additional Business Development Managers.

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Pritex has successfully transitioned from TS 16949:2008 to the new IATF 16949:2016 standard

Following a comprehensive 4 day audit, Pritex are delighted

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AcuLite X to be launched simultaneously in UK and Germany

June will be a busy month for Pritex as a new high performance lightweight material solution called AcuLite X will be launched at Automotive Interiors Stuttgart and Automechanika Birmingham.

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Major Funding Deal Announced

As part of the Steinhoff UK Manufacturing and Retail business, Pritex have today confirmed that a new £180m two year independent finance facility has been secured in conjunction with Pepkor Europe.

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Materials & Innovations Manager Appointed

Pritex are pleased to announce the appointment of Liz Fry as Materials and Innovations Manager.

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Pritex to Exhibit at Automechanika Birmingham 2017

Pritex are very pleased to announce that it shall be showcasing it's products and services at Automechanika Birmingham 2017.

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Pritex Ltd Managing Director and SMMT President urges government to “make the right decisions” and stay in single market as UK motor industry faces £4.5 billion car tariff threat

Gareth Jones this evening urged government to develop its industrial strategy with successful sectors, and to put an

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Winning for the Environment at the Automotive Global Awards

Pritex wins the Environmental Awareness Award at the fifth Automotive Global Awards for Supply Chain.

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Pritex welcomes Rebecca Pow MP

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Pritex to Showcase at Automechanika Birmingham

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Pritex Ltd appoint Gareth Jones as Managing Director

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Enhanced testing facilities at the Wellington site

Pritex expands its testing facilities doubling its size

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Pritex orders a new Ultrasonic machine for additional production capacity

Our second Ultrasonic machine developed in partnership has been placed on order enabling Pritex to double its capacity on low weight high performance automotive acoustic products.

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Pritex launches a new web-site

Pritex launches new web-site

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Pritex passes TS16949 and TS16949 audits

TS16949 and TS16949 audits confirm our commitement to Quality and the Environment

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Pritex offering three new innovative products

3 new innovative products developed and market ready Acuzorb , Tuflite , Tufblock

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Pritex Ltd appoint Gareth Jones as Managing Director


Pritex Ltd, the manufacturer of acoustic and thermo-acoustic insulation products for automotive and industrial markets is delighted to announce the appointment of Gareth Jones as Managing Director effective from 4th January 2016. Jones replaces Andrew Murdoch who retired in August 2015.

Prior to joining Pritex, Jones had been Managing Director within the ebm-papst Group for 15 years and comes to Pritex armed with a wealth of supply chain experience particularly in the automotive sector.

Upon his appointment, Jones commented: 'I am very excited to be joining the Pritex team who have impressed me enormously with their commitment to customer service. Their passion and the innovative products and technologies developed at Pritex will provide a great platform for us to drive the successful growth and development of our business.’

In January 2015, Jones was appointed President of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) and he will continue his tenure until the end of 2016 when the new Presidential line-up will be announced.

Pritex Company Overview.

Pritex Ltd. (part of the Steinhoff International Group valued at 12 Billion Euro, on the Frankfurt stock exchange) is a leading manufacturer of acoustic and thermo-acoustic insulation products for automotive and industrial applications.

Established in 1959, and located in a purpose built 210,000 sq. ft. facility, Pritex has extensive experience and knowledge in the development and supply of material based solutions. 

Vertically integrated manufacturing facilities combined with on-site test, development and customer service capability ensure class leading innovation and flexibility.

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