A Norwegian company designs and produces a high-end coffee kettle for the consumer market. They are looking for a new manufacturer of the kettle in markets in proximity to Norway. Markets of interest are foremost the Baltic states, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria. Others of interest as well. A manufacturing agreement is offered.
A Norwegian brand name company designs and produces a high-end coffee kettle made of 304 stainless steel. The kettle is on the market today. It is sold in stores in Europe, Asia, US, Africa and South Americas as well as through online stores. The company is now searching for a new stainless-steel manufacturing partner for the kettle in markets in proximity to Norway. The production partner is expected to produce in the same materials which are used in the production today: Stainless Steel 304 (body and spout) and 430 (bottom) for use on induction hobs. Nylon interchangeable spout insert, Injection molded POM Nylon integral with cast Stainless Steel end pieces forming the handle. Surface finish of the kettle is matt (outside)/electrolysis Satin (inside). And finally, printing of depth scale (liters/grams) to the inside.
Type (e.g. company, R&D institution…), field of industry and Role of Partner Sought:
A manufacturing agreement is offered to an industry partner who can produce the kettles in the standards desired; Stainless Steel 304 (body and spout) and 430 (bottom), Nylon interchangeable spout, Pom +S/S handle. Surface finish of the kettle is matt (outer)/electrolysis Satin (inside). Drawings and descriptions will be made available to the production partner during possible negotiations and visits.
Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:
High precision manufacturing: Stainless steel pressing, forming, welding (laser), hand grinding, polishing and etching. Stainless steel casting and finishing. Injection molding (Nylon, acetal POM) incorporating metal components.
Stage of Development:
Already on the market