Bandi develops and manufactures textile tape products and solutions of highest quality. We supply everything from standard tapes to complete technical solutions for our customers, no matter what size and location. Our customers has high demands on us as partner and supplier, and they should rightly demand an innovative development support, a flexible production and high quality.
We stock a well-composed range of standard textile tapes and accessories for swift delivery. Among these products are elastic and non-elastic woven, braided and knitted tapes and ropes in various materials, for example cotton, polyamide, polyester, polyethylene and polypropylene.
With our modern machinery and many possibilities to finish our products we have the ability to swiftly act in favour of our customers' needs. We are specialists on refining and ready-making our products. We can offer tailor-made solutions and ready-made products with high specifications regarding materials, functions and design. We offer, for example, IR-treatment, water repellency, flame repellency and heat-resistancy treatment, custom dye, assembly of hook and loop systems or buckles, warm or cold cutting, sewing, punching or packaging. With Velcro Companies and Duraflex®, market leaders in their respective areas, we can offer advanced product solutions in a varied range of markets. Today, we deliver products to vehicle, cable industries, sports and leisure-clothing, shoes, work-wear, furniture, military defense materials, medical and rehab solutions, advertising and machine industries.
Bandis production, head office, Competence & Development Center, marketing, sales representatives and administration is situated in Kumla, outside Örebro, and is also the location for parts of the shoe accessory production. By the representative office in Shanghai, China, the rest of the shoe accessory production is allocated onto a few carefully selected factories and suppliers throughout China. The external production is answering to the same high quality demands as the production in Kumla. Hight quality is one of our main sales pitches and our staff in China makes regular quality controls on factories as well as products. We prioritize factories that is connected to Ethical Trade Initiative, an independent agency for controlling workers terms of employment, working conditions and human rights.
Sales, orders and product development is handled by the head office sales department in cooperation with the Competence & Development Center in direct connection to production. Bandi has traveling sales representatives that covers Sweden as well as the rest of Scandinavia and many other countries. With the representative office in China this gives us a wide global presence. Our situation in Kumla, known as the Heart of Sweden, gives close proximities to all kind of transport solutions that ensures swift and precise deliveries, domestically as well as foreign.
Bandis modern machinery consists of more than 70 looms and 160 braiding machines. The production also consists of many custom machinery for finishing, customisation, shoe accessory fabrication and consumer packaging. With our own dye-house we can offer nearly unlimited options and customisations regarding colours on our products.
The machinery is able to deal with a large quantity of material and we work with, beyond the already mentioned standard range materials, for example rubber, Lycra®, aramid fibers (such as Kevlar® and Nomex®), metallic chords and linen.