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St Albans, Herts, United Kingdom, 2013/07/23 - In a boost for the UK’s manufacturing sector, Silver Fox, the Hertfordshire-based manufacturer of labelling solutions, has revealed that it has recently received some significant overseas orders - SilverFox.co.uk.
• A large engineering and fabrication yard has placed an order for Silver Fox’s heat shrink labels, for use in a large project for a leading Saudi oil producing company.
• Silver Fox’s Endurance pipeline identification tape has been used for a new oil platform being built at a number of yards throughout Europe for a leading US-based oil exploration company as part of a North Sea Platform project
• Silver Fox has also supplied a number of stainless steel labels for a large project which is taking place in the Caspian region.
Nick Michaelson, CEO of Silver Fox, said: “These projects together have resulted in several hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of exports. In these challenging economic times, it’s good to see that the UK’s manufacturing sector can compete extremely successfully with suppliers in the global marketplace.
“Increasingly, the ability to supply high quality products to the worldwide market swiftly, efficiently and effectively is going to mark out the winners in the 21st century economy,” he added.
“Having won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise International Trade, in 2005, Silver Fox has been continuing to invest in developing its international sales. We are fortunate to have a growing number of distributors around the world, now covering all of the world’s continents except Antarctica.
“Wherever an engineer is in the world s/he has access to Silver Fox labelling solutions,” Nick said. “Equally importantly, Silver Fox can now provide technical help, advice and back-up to anyone, anywhere with the minimum of delay enabling all our customers to turn ‘time into profit’.”
About Silver Fox Ltd
A leader in UK manufacturing labelling solutions using a special Plug’n’Play thermal printer or a standard office printer - ensuring fast and efficient identification of cables, wires, optical fibres, panels and equipment - Silver Fox (silverfox.co.uk) delivers solutions for the Energy, Power, Rail and Data & Telecoms industries worldwide.
Silver Fox’s production of independently tested durable labelling is only part of the story. It also offers three levels of software, all of which are downloadable from the Silver Fox website, for free trial. Developed in conjunction with engineers over the past 15 years or so, these software solutions offer an array of unique time-saving options which, for the time-critical project, can turn time into profit.
Silver Fox tests its labels at recognised independent UKAS certified test laboratories in compliance with a number of different MIL and other standards. Silver Fox is ISO 9001:2008 registered. Silver Fox has spent over 30 years developing its products. Its commitment to global business was recognised in 2005 by the Queen’s Award for Enterprise International Trade.