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ODL Europe Marks £500,000 Investment

Mark Towers, Managing Director ODL Europe,

Leading supplier of added value building products for the home, ODL Europe, announces that its latest expansion brings total investment in the last 12 months to over £500,000. The most recent development includes new warehousing, distribution and office space at the company’s Bootle manufacturing facility.

Mark Towers, Managing Director comments: “With post-Brexit uncertainty, on the surface it may not seem like the most obvious time to be investing. But over its 70-year history, ODL has adopted an approach of never allowing our facilities to reach 100% capacity. Our commitment as a business is always to stay ahead of customer demand, and this demand has undergone serious growth from existing and new customers recently. A series of new product launches – with more to follow by the end of the year - means we’ve looked at how we can best support each area of the business including our Built In Blinds, decorative glass division and core door cassette manufacturing by investing in people, automation and property.

“To put this into context, we manufacture about a million cassettes annually, volumes that are only achievable due to investment into automated injection moulding machines and robots, operating 24 hours a day. When we started out in the UK 12 years ago, we had just 6 basic designs. We now have over 40 cassettes styles in our range which we believe to be the widest in the UK. I firmly believe ODL’s success has been down to constant investment. This was even the case during the last recession when instead of battening down the hatches we launched the industry’s flagship TriSys system. We pride ourselves on being a forward thinking, self-sufficient company, and investment is vital to this ethos, constantly adding value, not only to the building products we manufacture, but also to the ODL brand, and of course customers.”

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ODL Europe

ODL Europe is a leading supplier of added value building products for the home. With parent company ODL Inc. established in the USA for some 70 years, ODL Europe has been making its mark in the UK and Europe for the past 10, with an all-encompassing product range including integrated blinds, glazing cassettes, screen doors and tubular skylights.

The company’s patented TriSys glazing cassette system has helped to revolutionise the retail market for doors and what’s more, ODL Europe can also boast the widest range of glazing cassette designs available in the UK.

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