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A French SME is looking for a fine sheet metal work company for subcontracting

Country of origin:
Country: 
FRANCE
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BRFR20190924001
Published
25/09/2019
Last update
12/03/2021
Expiration date
22/09/2021

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Coatings
Machine Tools
Machining (turning, drilling, moulding, planing, cutting)
Surface treatment (painting, galvano, polishing, CVD, ..)
Home furnishing and housewares
Furnishing and Furniture
Manufacture of other products of wood; manufacture of articles of cork, straw and plaiting materials
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Summary

Summary: 
A French company specialized in the creation of high-quality furniture for adults and children is searching a producer of fine sheet metal for subcontracting partnership in Lithuania, Slovenia, Latvia, Estonia or Poland. The French SME would like to find a partner who is able to produce large drawing boards with design shapes with dimpling around the board.

Description

Description: 

The company designs and manufactures its furniture in France and Europe since 2014. They started to design furniture adapted to children and extended the range with furniture for adults. They give importance to material quality, soft lines and handmade manufacture.

The French company has launched a new product in April 2019: a great design board in metal. These magnetics boards decorate kids rooms. Their big size allows kids to play with it, to draw with chalk and to play with magnets.
Today the company needs to find a subcontractor able to manage the production related to the increase in sales.

The French SME is looking for a subcontractor in capacity to produce and paint large boards of steel with a high quality of finish.

The French SME is seeking for a company able to deliver a finished product, packaged and ready to send to the final customer. The partner will have to take in charge the transport to their warehouse in France.

The French SME would like to find partners in Lithuania, Slovenia, Latvia, Estonia or Poland for a subcontracting partnership.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
The French company is looking for a subcontractor specialized in fine sheet metal work. The partner must have the capacity to produce large boards of steel (Length : 1,20m / Width : 0,76m / thickness : 1mm ) with a high quality of finish. A very important detail of the product is a dimple all around the boards. The partner must be equipped with an offset bending tool to be able to produce the boards. The French SME needs a partner in capacity to paint the board in fine texture powder coating.The back of the board must be sanded down.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The partner must be a subcontractor in the machining of metal sheets. The partner will be able to deliver a finished product, packaged and ready to send to the final customer. The partner will have to take in charge the transport to their warehouse in France. The partner should be quality oriented and is able to propose good prices. The French company will give plans (in DXF and DWG) and technical instructions. To start the partner will have to realize productions of 300 pieces with an estimate of 2000 pieces per year. A long-term partnership is sought. The partner should be located in Lithuania, Slovenia, Latvia, Estonia or Poland in order to conclude a subcontracting agreement.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50,SME <10,251-500,SME 51-250

Dissemination

Dissemination sector group : 
Dissemination preferred : 
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovenia

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The back of the board sanded down

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Holes with deformation to avoid crushing when screwing

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The dimple

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The board before paint it in fine texture powder coating

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The cutting

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The board