This agreement capitalizes on market share in the Yucatan peninsula and the Southeast of Mexico, completing national coverage from DFI’s regional distribution standpoint.
• Company signs exclusive distribution license in Yucatan and SE of Mexico with MILLET – Industria de Vidrio.
• DFI continues its global growth amidst gloomy economy and captures full national coverage in Mexico.
MILLET, a 50-year privately-held group based in Yucatan peninsula, has manufacturing plants in Merida and Cancun and distributes a wide range of glass products throughout Southeast Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America. MILLET’s main products include tempered and laminated flat and curved glass for various industry sectors, mirrors, all in a variety of finishes and thicknesses.
Mexico currently represents the world’s 13th largest economy and is firmly established as an advanced middle-income country, has the highest income per capita in Latin America and is the only Latin American member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
“The Diamon-Fusion® nanocoating offers a significant added-value and a key easy-to-clean feature that will enhance our line of products; during economic slow-downs, we need to be creative and offer the best value to sustain our business ”, said Mauricio Millet, Managing Director of MILLET.
Guillermo Seta, Executive Director of DFI Global Operations, explained, “This partnership was key to achieve complete coverage Mexico wide; MILLET is unquestionably the market leader in the South East of Mexico and a great organization to work with”.
DFI Nanotechnology multi-functional characteristics include: water and oil repellency (hydrophobic and oleophobic,), impact and scratch resistance, protection against graffiti, dirt and stains, finger print protection, UV stability, additional electrical insulation, protection against calcium and sodium deposits and increased brilliance and lubricity. DFI’s nanocoating works at nanoscale levels to change the molecular composition of any silica-based surface. Diamon-Fusion® provides, in chemical terms, a ‘cross-linked’, ‘branched’ and ‘capped’ optically clear nano-film along with a strong and durable covalent bond.