XPE Ltd is a privately owned UK company that invests in British based manufacturing companies. It was originally created in 2012 to facilitate the management buy in of Polyformes Ltd, the UK’s largest polyolefin foam converter. Since that date it has subsequently acquired three more British based manufacturers.
Condor Cases Ltd manufacturers of Flight Cases based in Diss, Norfolk was acquired in July 2014.
Savill Designs Ltd manufacturers of luxury fashion handbags and industrial soft bags is also based in Diss, Norfolk and was itself acquired in July 2015. It currently concentrates on the Carpet Bags brand acquired in January 2016.
Monarch Hockey Equipment Ltd manufacturers and suppliers of field hockey goalkeeping equipment acquired in March 2015 and now based at Polyformes Ltd’s manufacturing site in Leighton Buzzard.
The sister companies do complement each other and enables XPE Ltd to offer the following services to its customer base:
- industrial & commercial foam applications,
- customised waterproof cases and flight cases with or without foam inserts,
- customised foam based protective goalkeeping equipment and
- customised industrial & designer bags.
XPE’s strategy is to increase shareholder value whilst supporting and promoting innovation in UK manufacturing. On the 7th September 2016, XPE Ltd was granted its first patent, GB2513997 based on ‘methods of colouring a Flight Case’.
To find out more about each individual company please follow the link below.