Bossard invests in bigHead
In February 2014 bigHead®, the innovative UK fastening company, became part of the Bossard Group.
bigHead® is now well placed to support its customers worldwide through Bossard’s global sales and distribution organisation. Access to the Bossard Group’s very significant resources will also allow bigHead® to increase its research, product and process development and manufacturing capabilities.
Bossard, a global company headquartered in Switzerland, is a leading provider of intelligent solutions for industrial fastening technology. With a 180 year history and employing over 1,800 employees at over 60 locations worldwide, in 2013 the Bossard Group achieved a turnover of £400m. Bossard is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.
bigHead appoints new French Distributor
bigHead is pleased to announce the appointment of Tecmar as a new distributor partner in France.“We are delighted that Thierry Lambot has established a new marine focussed business in France.There is considerable opportunity for bigHead to extend its business in the marine sector in France, following our success in UK with customers like Sunseeker and RNLI.Tecmar’s knowledge of the French marine market will prove invaluable in introducing time and cost saving bigHead solutions to shipyards.”Martin Cowell, Sales Director of bigHead goes on to explain; “Such partnerships represent an important part of bigHead’s strategic growth, improving international customers’ access to our products with high quality local support.”
bigHead appoints new Distributor
bigHead appoints new distributor in Denmark & Norway
bigHead is pleased to announce the appointment of Icom Composites as its new distributor partner in Denmark & Norway. “We have seen a considerable increase in demand for our products from the Composite sector and as a result have appointed ICOM Composites. ICOM’s knowledge of composites and local technical support will enable us to service this growing market.” Martin Cowell, SD of bigHead goes on to explain; “Such partnerships represent a key part of bigHead’s strategic growth, improving international customers’ access to our products with high quality local support.”
ICOM Composites is a leading distributor of raw materials for the composites industry in Scandinavia since1990. Supplying customers with materials, know-how and support, the bigHead products complete their program from initial design to finished product.