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Our story

At Goodflex Rubber Co. we believe that if you are not moving forward then you are actually going backwards.

Consistent and steady growth underpinned by a brilliant team and a strong financial foundation

The-Grand-Opening

2002

Goodflex is Born

The Goodflex Rubber Co is founded by Owner and Managing Director Mark Dufty in 2002.

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2002

The First Meeting

The first ever Goodflex Rubber Co. meeting was held on deck chairs in the existing visitor car park.

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2003

Longest Curing Oven

In 2003, Goodflex invested in one of the longest curing ovens in the UK, coming in at nine metres.

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2005

Larger Offices Built

Increased demand required more space for growth in staff numbers

First-Million

2006

£1m Turnover Achieved

Within four years the business had successfully grown to its first £1m in turnover

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2006

Supplying Large OEMs

Aiming high, the business became a supplier to the VW Group

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2007

Entering the Roller Business

In 2007, the opportunity arose to acquire a web contact cleaning business from Artel Rubber Co.

Office-Extension

2008

More Capacity Needed

In 2008, 50% more capacity was created to meet increasing customer demand.

Highbury-Hose

2009

Another Acquisition

In 2009, it was decided to bring Highbury Hose into the Goodflex Rubber Co. family

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2009

A Sterling Project

Goodflex was delighted to work on the Mercedes Benz 'Sterling Moss' SLR project which stood for 'Sport Leicht Rennsport'

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2010

A Major Showcase

Partnering with The Rail Alliance, Goodflex Rubber Co exhibited at the Innotrans exhibition in Germany.

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2010

A Supplier of Pedigree

2010 saw Goodflex supply Aston Martin for their 'One-77' flagship, two-seater sports car.

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2010

For Queen and Country

Goodflex was delighted to work on a land vehicle project with military applications

Quality-Management-System

2012

Nothing But Quality

In 2012, Goodflex Rubber Co. achieved accreditation for the ISO9001:2008 quality management system

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2012

Reaching Automotive Standards

In 2012, Goodflex became part of the International Material Data System jointly developed between Audi, BMW, Daimler, EDS

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2013

Entering New Markets

Key new contracts in the supply of washer pump systems

Renewable-Energy

2013

Getting Wind of Opportunities

Industry diversification saw Goodflex working with a significant OEM in the Renewable Energy industry

Solidworks

2014

A Solid CAD Solution

In 2014, Goodflex Rubber Co. invested in a dedicated SolidWorks CAD desk to support design engineering teams

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2014

Plugging in to Hybrid Technology

An early partner in electrification projects, Goodflex worked with McLaren on the P1 limited-production plug-in hybrid sports car

Branding

2015

A Brand New Look

In 2015, Goodflex Rubber Co. launched a fresh, dynamic and progressive new brand

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2015

Putting the Customer First

To significantly enhance customer experience and project management capabilities Goodflex implemented a proprietary CRM system

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2016

The Sky is the Limit

In 2016, Goodflex doubled the size of the manufacturing facility, investing in significant raw materials processing and further improvements in efficiency

ISO9001-2015

2017

Another Quality Step

After an extensive audit process Goodflex Rubber Co. became one of the first UK hose manufacturer to achieve latest standard ISO 9001:2015

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2019

Pushing Investment in Technology

In 2019, Goodflex invested in strategically important equipment to significantly enhance our product and service offerings

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2020

Entry into 3D Printing Technology

Goodflex has recently invested in three 3D printing machines with a wide range of capabilities