Heytex Group Acquires BondCote

Germany-based technical textiles producer Heytex Group has acquired BondCote Corp., Pulaski, Va. BondCote will form the center of Heytex’s North American operations including sales, technical and logistics for all Heytex products. Heytex has retained existing BondCote employees including management personnel.

The combined group has four production sites on three continents. Two are located in Germany — in Bramsche and Neugersdorf — one in Pulaski, and a fourth in Zhangjiangang, China.

“We pursue a long-term strategy and set standards with our innovative products,” said Dr. Heribert Decher, CEO, Heytex. “With BondCote as a new member of the Heytex family, we have made the next, very important step.”

January/February 2015