Latexco and Wolf Components announce strategic partnership.September 14, 2017
Latexco, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of latex- and PU foam components for the bedding industry, has entered into a strategic partnership with Wolf Components. The latest accord follows on the heels of Latexco’s growing ambitions to extend its innovative range of bedding comfort solutions to include latex, PU foam and now springs. The establishment of a pocket spring production company in Belgium, Latexco Springs, is scheduled to become operational in Q1, 2018.
One stop shop
The partnership brings together two family businesses that have a depth of knowledge in the bedding industry and are driven to provide quality service and products on a global scale and it completes the “one stop shop” strategy.
Anthony Joyce, Managing Director of Wolf Components, remarked that, having known Latexco and Luc Maes, owner of the Latexco group, for close to 25 years, it was a wonderful opportunity to work together and to develop a joint spring business across Latexco’s exciting manufacturing and distribution entities in Europe, USA and Asia.
Latexco NV is a world-leading manufacturer of latex and PU foam components for the bedding industry. The company combines the flexibility and responsibility of a family owned business with the power of an international player. Besides the headquarters in Tielt (Belgium), Latexco operates manufacturing and logistics entities in Spain, Sweden, the US (Georgia and California) and Indonesia (Surabaya) and decentralized sales offices in Singapore, Spain and Brazil. More info: www.latexco.com
About Wolf Components
Wolf Components is a newly formed company to manufacture pocket springs in the UK as of October 2017. Founded by ex-executives of Steinhoff International and Legett & Platt. Wolf Components aim to deliver a high level of customer service, product quality and consistency. An investment in a new factory which will house all new, high speed, fully automatic machinery ensuring a high level of manufacturing efficiency. www.wolfcomponents.com