Switlik Expands Avio-Diepen Contract to Include all of Asia Pacific

Friday, December 07, 2012


Switlik and Avio-Diepen Contract to cover all of Asia Pacific


The fifty year successful cooperation between Avio-Diepen and Switlik reaches a new step as Switlik appointed Avio-Diepen as its exclusive distributor for the entire region of Asia Pacific. Avio-Diepen, already the Authorized distributor for the EMEA region and parts of Asia will, with this extension become the Authorized aftermarket distributor for Switlik products in EMEA and all of Asia Pacific. With this step Switlik completes its strategy of increasing customer satisfaction and optimizing its distribution channel in Asia, securing a better support for its customers in this region.

This appointment will enable Avio-Diepen to offer the complete scope of Switlik Aerospace products in Asia Pacific. This scope consists of life vests for Airbus, Boeing and many regional aircraft. The product range includes the newly developed three layer life vest.

“In further broadening our representation of Switlik, we are taking another valuable step forward in supplying safety products in this region.” said Mr. Vincent van Campen, CEO of Avio-Diepen”

“With the appointment of Avio Diepen as our exclusive distributor in the Asia Pacific region we are in a position to offer greater support and reach new customers in this fast growing market.” said, Ross Hallen, Director of MParketing.

The combination of products manufactured by Switlik and Avio-Diepen’s supply chain expertise will provide an improved service to airlines in this region. In addition, Avio-Diepen will focus on adding value for its customers by offering related services.

About Switlik

Established in 1920, Switlik Parachute Co. has been owned and operated by the Switlik family for four generations and is known worldwide as a manufacturer of the highest quality sewn and heat sealed inflatable safety and survival products for the aviation, marine, and military/government markets. Switlik’s home office and manufacturing facility is located in Trenton, NJ.

Please visit www.switlik.com to learn more about Switlik.