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Technical textiles group acquires knit finisher

Three companies anticipate new synergies to benefit their common markets.

11th October 2022

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Le Coteau, France

Protective, Industrial

Coisne et Lambert, the group composed of TDV Industries, of Laval, France, and Klopman International of  Frosinone, Italy, has acquired TAD Teintures et Apprêts Danjoux.

TAD, based in Le Coteau, France, is specialised in the dyeing and finishing of knitted fabrics and has been in the market for over 30 years. The company has a production site of 9,000 square metres and is a major player in the civil and administrative markets for technical textiles for professional clothing, medical, sport and apparel

With a well equipped R&D laboratory and responsive sampling and production processes, TAD is ISO 14001 certified.

Both  TDV and Klopman specialise in technical fabrics for the professional clothing and PPE sectors and TAD will expand textile know-how, adding expertise in knitwear finishing. The three companies anticipate new synergies for the benefit of their common markets.

The integration will enable TAD to strengthen its services as a French finishing company over the long term.

Coisne et Lambert achieved a turnover of €185 million for the 2021-2022 financial year and employs more than 600 people.

“The acquisition of TAD illustrates our desire to build a leading group in the field of technical textiles on the European and global markets,” says group president Christophe Lambert. “TAD will keep the identity that has made it successful for more than 30 years and will belong to a solid family group.”

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