Aflex extends global reach with direct sales and technical support in EEU countries
As of January 1st, Aflex Hose Ltd, a division of Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG), will provide direct sales and technical support in Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia as well as in Bulgaria and Romania.
Aflex Hose, located in Halifax (United Kingdom), specialises in the design and manufacture of PTFE lined flexible hose for the pharmaceutical, food and chemical process industries. The patented PTFE-lined flexible hose outperforms other PTFE and standard hose types to ensure superior flexibility and the highest levels of resistance, superior flexibility and sterility. Since 2016, Aflex is a member of Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group.
Products of Aflex are used primarily in the pharmaceutical, food and chemical process industries. “Users in these industries are benefitting from exceptional chemical resistance, a smooth bore to ensure clean, fast fluid flow, resistance to high pressures and full vacuum, and excellent flexibility and kink resistance”, says Uwe Gromen, head of Watson-Marlow Sales Office that is responsible for Sales in Southeastern Europe.
“The pharmaceutical and biotech as well as food industry in SEE Countries, foremost Serbia and Croatia, is experiencing dynamic development. Thanks to our Aflex PTFE lined flexible hose products we are offering customers in these industries a broadened selection. With our ten established brands, we are covering all technical aspects of fluid handling offering our customers world-leading solutions from a single supplier.”
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) is the world leader in niche peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies for the food, pharmaceutical, chemical and environmental industries. Aflex Hose complements the Watson-Marlow range comprising of fluid path solutions from Watson-Marlow Pumps (peristaltic pumps), Watson-Marlow Tubing (precision tubing), Flexicon (aseptic filling and capping systems), BioPure (single-use tubing connector systems), ASEPCO (aseptic valves), FlowSmart (sanitary gaskets), Alitea (peristaltic solutions for OEM customers), MasoSine Process Pumps (sine pumps) and Bredel (high flow hose pumps).