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Brazilian Based PyroSafe By Antex Becomes Newly Appointed Distribution Partner of PPSS Group

Written by: Jim Still

“When selecting licensed distribution partners around the world, it has become of greatest importance for PPSS Group and me personally to engage with true professionals who have a precise understanding of real operational risks, threats and duties”, Robert Kaiser, CEO of PPSS Group states.

Antex is a world-class circular knitted based in Los Angeles, CA. Antex has been manufacturing knitted cotton and cotton-blend fabrics since 1973. PyroSafe, the newest division of Antex Knitting Mills, draws on the company’s extensive experience in providing comfortable, durable fabrics for industrial and consumer applications. Antex prides itself on its flexibility in servicing its customers’ needs in providing competitively priced, high quality fabrics and quick deliveries.  It is the company’s goal to service the needs of the apparel industry by offering fabrics that appeal to the fashion, lifestyle, and performance driven consumer.

Adrian Serban, PyroSafe Country Manager, explained: “This is really important for PyroSafe and for the Brazilian security trade market, products innovators and helps to protect our daily workers. With a big satisfaction to join this partnership with PPSS GROUP, manufacturer of personal protective quality products, bringing as well state-of-art technology products, and always in search to protect of the most value good that we have ‘the human life’.

To attend the reports and certification of the products coming from Accredited Laboratories, is fundamental to deliver a High quality and trustable products for different range of customers. Attending international certification process, we can serve different levels of end users from low to high specification. Thank you PPSS GROUP in making this happen”

PPSS Group’s leading product is their truly ground-breaking stab resistant vests, also offering unrivalled protection from edged weapon, blunt force trauma and hypodermic needles.  The most recent video featuring CEO, Robert Kaiser, being subjected to all sorts of weapons ranging from knives, expandable batons, machetes, baseball bats, shanks and hypodermic needles. Robert finished the 3 hour test with no injuries sustained or any pain or bruising. He was completely unharmed:

However, PPSS Group have reached initial fame after their launch of one of the world’s thinnest, lightest and truly most outstanding covert NIJ IIIA+ (NIJ 0101.06) bullet resistant vests in the world. A video of Robert Kaiser being shot by a Glock 17 pistol from close range can be viewed here:

PPSS Group is also the company behind SlashPRO® Slash Resistant Clothing, a highly innovative brand of clothing offering protection from knives and broken glass and other edged weapons.

Additional Information:

PPSS Group is a UK headquartered firm specialised in the design, manufacturing and supply of high performance body armour and protective clothing – offering protection from firearms, edged weapons, blunt force trauma and is led by a team of highly trained and qualified professionals with 100+ years of operational frontline experience in government agencies, elite military forces, police, personal protection and other fields.

Media Contact:

Jim Still – Head of Marketing and Brand Protection

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