20 Sep 2018
Porvair Filtration Group has appointed industrial process specialist Sofise as its distributor in France, further expanding its global operation.
Based in France and with over 15 years’ experience in the filtration industry, Sofise provide a wide range of specialist products and engineered solutions dedicated to helping customers optimise their processes.
With particular expertise in metallic filter elements and inkjet filters, the team of specialists have an in-depth knowledge of products for the chemical process, industrial process, printing, food and beverage, OEM and pharmaceutical industries.
As well as the distribution of Porvair’s Sinterflo® range of fibre, mesh and powder filter elements, Sofise will be focusing on a range of products for the inkjet markets.
Porvair expects this partnership to open up exciting new markets that will support its wider growth plans as part of an expanding global distribution network. Their product portfolio compliments Sofise’s offering, enabling them to offer a comprehensive product range.
The move will enhance Porvair’s ability to support customers in the North African filtration market, as Sofise will supply a wide range of products in Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia, as well as in France.
Porvair – an international leader in the development and supply of high performance filtration equipment for over 50 years – prides itself on being able to offer high quality, cost effective filters for all stages of the purification or separation process.
The group manufactures in both the UK and USA and has an extensive network of sales offices and distribution channels throughout the world.
Nish Thakrar, Divisional Sales Manager at Porvair comments:
“We are very pleased to announce our ‘channel partnership’ with Sofise. This move will help us expand our market within the Chemical Process, Petrochemical & Refineries, OEM & Printing sectors to France & North Africa and strengthen our position in that area.”
Christophe Lextrait of Sofise adds, “Sofise is proud to present international filtration leader Porvair within France and North Africa. We will add great value to this partnership by deploying our product knowledge into these territories.”