Cato Composite Innovations BV and AMAC are joining forces with the announcement of a strategic partnership for global sales and marketing activities.
Cato develop, manufacture and sell thermoplastic composite components and parts worldwide, the company aims to further develop its worldwide business and strategic position in the Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Protection and Consumer products as well as Sporting markets.
To support this ambition, Cato announces a strategic cooperation with Dr. Michael Effing who will be driving strategic sales and marketing for Cato focusing on specific key accounts in various industries, as of 10th of February 2014.
The overall trend in the composite industry goes indeed more and more towards thermoplastics for the simple reason of mass production requirements such as cycle time and the need for robust, automated and reproducible processing. For example, in the consumer goods market, for applications such as housings for tablets, the integrated technics provides the capability to produce over 100,000 units per month, combining light weight, minimal thicknesses without loss of structural performance with other functional and aesthetic effects