Essentra Trading Company is a leading provider of essential components and solutions, specializing in the production and distribution of small yet indispensable components, reaching up to millions of variations. Headquartered in the UK, Essentra boasts a global sales network across 32 countries, with over 4,500 employees, 25 major manufacturing facilities, 28 sales and distribution operations, and two research and development centers.
Essentra offers components for various industrial applications and end markets. Essentra Components stand as global leaders in plastic injection molding, vinyl dip molding, and metal manufacturing and distribution, operating in 25 countries with 13 manufacturing facilities and 23 sales and distribution centers. They cater to over 79,000 customers, providing fast, cost-effective, and indispensable products used across industries like equipment manufacturing, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, and construction channels. This division also includes the Reid Supply business, catering to industrial clientele primarily in the American Midwest with branded hardware supply.
As one of the world's providers of the broadest range of protective and finishing component solutions, Essentra Components' product line includes caps and plugs, wire and cable management products, flange protection, knobs, handles, PCB and electronic hardware, as well as tools and precision instruments for various applications and industries.
Leveraging efficient procurement, manufacturing, operations, and advanced IT platforms, the company's global geographical advantage enables them to offer over 45,000 standard catalog parts for immediate shipment, catering to the needs of an international customer base.
The sole global independent supplier of filters and related solutions to the tobacco industry.
Essentra Filters stands as the only global independent supplier of cigarette filters. Currently headquartered in Singapore, this division operates in 9 countries with 12 branches, including two innovation centers, providing flexible infrastructure to the tobacco industry.
The company offers a range of value-added high-quality innovative filters, packaging solutions, and analytical laboratory services for ingredient measurement to the industry. Their products target the rapidly evolving next-generation product market, providing solutions for heat-not-burn and electronic cigarettes. This division also encompasses the tear tape business, recognized globally as a leading manufacturer and supplier of pressure-sensitive tear tapes, primarily used in tobacco, e-commerce, food and beverage, and specialty packaging industries.
With over 80 years of experience, expertise, and insight, Essentra Filters excels in providing innovative solutions for brand differentiation and achieving excellence in manufacturing and service.
The company recognizes the importance customers place on suppliers delivering consistently and noticeably compliant products and services. Their commitment to achieving this is through the application of a quality system and the daily actions of their employees to exceed customer expectations.
Quality objectives are never static in the nature of market competitiveness; they continually evolve to meet the heightened standards required to satisfy customer and consumer demands. Essentra strives to meet this challenge by continuously enhancing the effectiveness of their quality management systems, regularly reviewing quality objectives, and adjusting methods accordingly.
Essentra pledges a commitment to quality assurance, conveying detailed manuals, procedures, measurements, and training to all employees, ensuring a thorough common understanding and consistent application. In pursuit of the shared goal of enhancing customer satisfaction, the company actively seeks feedback from customers and suppliers, encouraging teamwork, enthusiasm, and involvement from everyone within the group.