OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Middle East Regional Office
To: Regional Importers
From: Seth J. Vogelman, Director, Trade
Date: 11 November 2013
Re: American Trade Newsletter #123 – November 2013
Please find below our American Trade Newsletter #123, featuring companies and products from our client states of Oklahoma & Pennsylvania. All are looking for agents, representation or distribution in the region. In order to receive additional information about any of these inquiries, please contact our office. Also available are the complete offerings from any state our office represents.
We request that you send us your complete company details when asking for information on the American firms. This will help us to get the US company to reply to you in a fast and efficient manner.
1392: POH dental products are used by professionals and their patients internationally. POH toothbrush bristles are very thin and soft with carefully polished and end-rounded tips. Their toothbrush handles are made to gently treat the gums. POH multifilament dental floss has many thin strands of nylon that enable it to disrupt and disorganize dental plaque, which is the key to preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Their floss will not just slide over the bacterial plaque. The very different, very thin, multiple strands of nylon slip easily between the teeth, and are able to reach and clean just under the gum line without pushing it further down and causing damage or discomfort.
1393: SFXLK is a biodegradable fire suppression solution for the most dangerous fires affecting commercial aviation today, including lithium battery fires. The kit includes a liquid suppression agent in a container designed for easy cabin storage. The SFXLK is a biodegradable alternative approved by the US EPA to replace Halon. It can extinguish a laptop battery fire in as little as 2.05 seconds. In demonstrations for a U.S. commercial carrier our LIFE Kit was able to extinguish 3 laptop fires and a set of 18650 lithium batteries with 16 oz. of our agent, total. SFXLK fire suppression agent is the only aqueous agent certified to UL standards for Class A, B & D fires. The SFXLK will not damage aircraft – cleanup is easy and operations can resume quickly after discharge.
1394: TOI is a leading manufacturer of mineral-based, semi-synthetic and full-synthetic LUBSOIL brand lubricants. A progressive ISO 9001 certified manufacturer, TOI formulates 39 unique NSF H-1 Registered LUBSOIL food-grade products to meet any food processing or production application including gear oils, hydraulic fluids, compressor fluids, vacuum pump fluids, blower fluids and more. All food grade products are packaged in an ISO certified clean room to provide additional protection against bacteria and particulates. TOI also formulates high-efficiency and long-life synthetic oils for air compressors, gear & bearing applications, hydraulics, engines, and more. All products are compounded with ultra-pure base stocks and latest technology additive systems.
1395: a. ABSL manufactures Fair and Beautiful Harmattan lotion, a special purpose skin treatment lotion designed to treat damaged skin or protect healthy skin from damage due to cold dry wind (harmattan), soothe damaged skin, smoothen fine lines and wrinkles, even-tone the skin and clear bad body odor due to smoking, and dirty clothes. It contains proprietary ingredients including carrot and olive oil that make it safe to use all over the body, preventing the skin, lips and sole from cracking, scaling or roughening and development of wrinkles or fine lines. It is also used to treat problems including dryness due to hot weather and excessive heat.
b. Their Evenskintone and Lightening cream is a special purpose skin lightening and toning cream formulated to treat dark skin or discoloration, prevent recurrence after treatment and protect the skin from other damages due to (excessive) heat from the sun. It lightens darkened or discolored skin, even-tones the skin, helps hinder aging process, fades marks and blemishes, smoothens wrinkles and fine lines, clears ashiness and bad body odor due to sweat, smoking, and dirty clothing. It does not contain animal, harmful or banned ingredients.
1396: ATS is the only manufacturer in the industry to offer 100% integrated cloud-based technology into their entire line of traffic calming signs and solutions, letting users remotely manage their equipment from anywhere via the internet. Their compact, lightweight Shield family of Radar Speed Displays are made for maximum portability, offering an array of sizes with radar and messaging capabilities. The InstAlert message sign allows for quick deployment in emergency situations. ATS is the only manufacturer in the industry to offer 100% integrated cloud-based technology. Their proprietary web-based apps let one manage all the equipment from any computer – change settings and messages, get real-time alerts with images, generate reports, and more.
1397: AKKI helps coil processors handle and protect both materials and finished products. The company specializes in felts, rolls, absorbents and wipers for every process stage, from rough to finished. Slitting Line solutions include 100% Prime Polyester Felt and Carpet drag pads that are available in various densities and thicknesses for use with surface-critical materials as well as heavy gauge sheet products. In addition, we offer our patented KwickSaddle Attachment System which eliminates the need to nail or staple drag pads to the board. Coil Handling solutions include both felt and poly-urethane coil saddles to protect your finished product from surface damage during storage, handling and transportation to end users.
1398: Since 1954, BOCI has been known throughout the automotive chemical industry for their high quality and great customer service and delivery. Their B101 Gum Cutter is a heavy duty aerosol cleaner/degreaser product for cleaning all types of parts. BOCI’s product line includes: Performance Chemicals, Automotive Fluids, Aerosol Cleaners, Lubricants, Silicone Gasketing, Heavy Duty Additives and Appearance Products.
1399: FDI makes woven fabrics with end uses in composite and ballistic applications. Markets include aerospace, medical, industrial, military and recreation. Raw materials used include carbon, Kevlar, Nomex, Vectran, quartz and glass. The company is listed on multiple specifications for companies such as Boeing, GKN, Pratt & Whitney, Lockheed and Cessna among others. FDI’s strengths are in R&D, custom weaving and production weaving. The company is AS9100 certified and is registered with the Commerce Dept. and State Dept. for export compliance.
1400: NTI has developed the PROWLER leak detection system - Using the process of diffusion their propitiatory (VST) Vapor Sensitive Tubing was designed to capture Hydrocarbons on pipelines in ground and above ground. The PROWLER offers three distinct advantages. First, in many cases it can detect a leak as small as 0.04 gallons per hour (gph) and accurately locate the leak within 50 feet of its location. It's capability of operating in the presence of water in and around highly sensitive, highly volatile and high risk areas, under streams, rivers, railroads and highways. The systems software can also be calibrated to test against the background of the existing past spills and natural occurrences underground to preventing inconsistent operating conditions and minimum false alarms and false readings. Additional applications are wetland, endangered species and wild life habitat monitoring, military refueling stations, remediation and CO2 sequestration monitoring.
1401: OA Sweet offers a fully patented hair band system that folds, relieves painful pressure build-up behind the ear and has interchangeable tops that allow a woman to instantly change the style of her hair band. Current product lines include the Halos and Hair Sweets Collections which are available in a wide variety of colors, styles and designs. Both fold like a pair of sunglasses, thereby eliminating pressure points generally associated with traditional hair bands. Our Hair Sweets Collection is a wider one piece hair band while our Halo Collection is fully interchangeable by sliding the top of the hair band off and instantly replacing it with another stylish designer top. Both Collections are sure to keep a woman's hairstyle intact, while highlighting her appearance.
1402: The OPAL Group is a US-based consulting and administrative support services provider for overseas consumer packaged goods companies. Since 1995, we have been working with small and large companies providing the necessary advice, back office services, personnel and physical facilities for them to operate in the United States. Key areas of expertise include regulatory and tax compliance, customer service, distribution, importing, production planning, inventory control, consumer relations, accounting, technology and trade promotion management. Additional services such as banking, legal, marketing, sales brokerage, warehousing and product development are part of our network of suppliers. Opal has conducted business with virtually all grocery retailers, distributors, mass merchandisers, club and warehouse stores, convenience stores, internet sales companies, and specialty retailers in the US.
In order to receive additional information about any of these inquiries, please contact our office.
You are also invited to send us product requests, for we can also attempt to source virtually any product from American manufacturers. We request you provide as many specifications as possible, for this will facilitate our search for you. This service is also free of charge concerning our American client states.