Founded in 1964, in the city of Cerquilho/SP, Cipatex® has always had its trajectory marked by innovation. Leader in the manufacturing of coatings, the company is recognized for the wide variety of products in its production line.
Operating in the national and international markets in the plastic and chemical sectors, Cipatex® serves several markets, such as footwear, bags and accessories, furniture, automobiles, construction, housewares, tarpaulins for roofing, sports and leisure, gifts, school, childcare, and adhesives.
Today, known as Grupo Cipatex®, it is formed by the companies:
• Cipatex® Matriz
• Cipatex® Subsidiary
• Cipatex® South
• Cipatex® Adhesives
• Cipatex® of America
• Cipatex® Europa
• Petrom – Petroquímica de Mogi das Cruzes
• Dinaplast – Argentina
An extensive range of activities that places the brand in a leading position, always taking into account social and environmental responsibility. More than an industrial complex, the Cipatex® Group is a reference in the market. And it sees in the daily routine, following world trends, the opportunity to innovate and always be ahead!
Our History"A journey that began in 1964 and in 20 years has become a group of companies with more than 100,000 square meters acting in the most diverse sectors and always innovating!"
Beginning of activities in the interior of São Paulo state with the manufacture of a hat band (a protective band used inside the hat), in Cerquilho/SP.
Expansion of the product line with the manufacture of percaline, used in bookbinding, and polyethylene resin threads.
Move to the Industrial District where the headquarters of the group are now located.
Beginning of the production of products based on thermoplastic resin, the PVC.
Union of the Pilon family with Cipatex®.
Beginning of laminate manufacturing in calendering and extrusion processes.
Dinaplast activities begin: distributor of Cipatex® products in Argentina. Cipatex® is the first company in the segment to receive ISO 9001 version 2000 certification.
Petrom – (Petroquímica de Mogi das Cruzes) the largest phthalic anhydride manufacturer in Latin America is integrated into the Cipatex® group.
Inauguration of Cipatex Nordeste in Bayeux/PB for the production of coagulated laminates.
Dupont Cipatex® S/A is created in association with Dupont, responsible for manufacturing non-fabrics used in the production of synthetic laminates.
Inaguration of Cipatex®, in Nova Hartz, Vale dos Sinos/RS, to provide prompt delivery and agility in product development, optimizing the production process in an important region for the footwear industry.
Inauguration of Dupont Cipatex® to meet the demand for footwear components, cleaning and hygiene cloth for South America.
New market – Cipatex® Adhesives – located in Cerquilho/SP. The Unit works with advanced technologies in hotmelt, PUR and adhesives for bodywork and painting.
Cipatex® of America is created to continue the company’s expansion and internationalization process. Located in Miami, the company’s office and warehouse ensure prompt delivery of stock, in addition to the proximity to potential customers.
Implementation in Nova Hartz/RS, of Cipatex® Sul, a stratura for the production of coagulated PU and PVC based laminates. And inauguration of the new Cipatex® Distribution Center in Cerquilho/SP.
Cipatex® completes 50 years of history.
Cipatex® Europe – Cipatex® starts operating a new business unit in Spain, in the city of Valencia, with the main focus of serving the furniture and footwear markets, as well as technical materials for boats.
Cipatex® Europe achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification. The company is the first in the segment in Latin America to receive the latest version of the certificate, granted after an audit conducted by ABS (American Bureau Shipping).
A pioneer in the production of phthalate-free laminates, Cypatex® leads the way once again with the launch of the “Vegan Premium” line, making it possible to make material for shoes, bags and accessories free of raw materials, and additives of animal origin.
Cipatex® presents to the market its new coating, the “Vinyl Tech”, to meet the increasingly conscious consumer, concerned about issues related to the environment and interested in products that confer durability.
Inaugurated in 2013, the Cipatex® Distribution Center has 9 thousand square meters, 12 meters high and storage capacity equivalent to two months of production.
Located in Cerquilho/SP, the DC ensures agility in fulfilling orders and is one of the main logistics centers in the country, exporting products to all of Brazil and Latin America.
A modern management system does all the control, separation, and shipping of materials with a high level of accuracy and safety.
The Cipatex® Technology Center, located in Cerquilho/SP, follows the world trends and guarantees innovative products to the market. It is also responsible for supporting the DNP laboratories of the Cipatex® Group units and the production.
The development laboratories of the Cipatex® Group units have high technology equipment for developing and testing new products, according to the customers’ needs.
FIRST COMPANY IN THE SEGMENT TO BE CERTIFIED BY ISO 9001 BY ABS QUALITY EVALUATIONS
Note: This was an important achievement for Cipatex, because it was when the company started to create procedures, work instructions, in short, to organize itself and increase its competitiveness. We chose ABS because it is an international organ (American), which also facilitated Cipatex exports to the world.
10TH STATE AWARD FOR CONSERVATION AND RATIONAL USE OF ENERGY – FIESP
Note: Cipatex won in 2006, along with Bandeirante Energia, Embraer and TRW, this award promoted by FIESP (Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo).
FINEP INNOVATION AWARD SOUTHEAST REGION, 2nd PLACE in PROCESS CATEGORY
Note: In the Southeast region 214 companies competed, 18 of which were finalists. Cipatex was 2nd place in the process category. Among the winning companies were Embraer, Oxíquimica and Natura.
150 BEST COMPANIES IN PEOPLE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES BY THE REVISTA GESTÃO RH
Note: This survey is conducted by the magazine specialized in human resources “Gestão e RH”, which takes into account leadership, people development, quality of life, diversity, and communication. Among the winners are ACCOR, SAP, Faber Castell, Bradesco, and others.
TOP MÓBILE MAGAZINE AWARD, BEST SUPPLIER OF SYNTHETIC COATINGS FURNITURE INDUSTRY
(2009/2011/2012/2013/2014/2015/2016/2017/2018/2019/2020 E 2021
Note: This award is promoted by TOP MÓBILE magazine, recognizing the best suppliers in the Brazilian furniture chain. Cipatex is one of the biggest winners of the award, having won it 12 times, standing out in the Synthetic Coatings category. Among the winners are 3M, Fórmica, and Duratex.
REVISTA MUNDO LOGÍSTICA AWARD 2nd PLACE BEST LOGISTICS PROJECT CD CIPATEX/NORTEGUBISIAN
Note: The initiatives of this award were evaluated following criteria based on results obtained, innovation and recognition. After selecting the 20 best projects, the examining board chose Cipatex/Nortegubisian as second place, with VALE as first and PETROBRAS as third.
34ª EDIÇÃO TROFÉU TROPHADO DESTAQUE CATEGORY INDUSTRIAL AWARD SINOS EDITORA SINOS Footwear Industry
Note: The Destaque award is divided into 08 categories, among which Raw Material Industrial for the footwear industry, won by CIPATEX. The research for this award was conducted by Feevale University (RS)
GOLD CERTIFICATION OF THE SUSTAINABLE ORIGIN PROGRAM OF ABICALÇADOS AND ASSINTECAL
Note: CIPATEX was the first company in the segment to obtain the gold certification related to sustainability. This important stamp, focused on the footwear sector, has Vulcabrás, Picadilly and Bibi as certified companies. The certification audits are accredited by SGS and SENAI.
TOP TRAJETORY AWARD BY PLÁSTICOS EM REVISTA, FOR THE 50 YEARS OF TRAJETORY
Note: This award is given since 2003 and aims to recognize the merit and stimulate the excellence, innovation, and dynamism of the plastics industry in Brazil. The award was presented to the founder of Cipatex and today a board member, Mr. William Nicolau.
APEX AWARD (BRAZILIAN EXPORT PROMOTION AGENCY) MORE BRAZIL IN THE WORLD, AS HIGHLIGHTS IN EXPORTS IN THE MEDIUM COMPANY CATEGORY IN 2014
Note: This award was organized by APEX to honor companies that export the most annually. In 2015, in the medium-sized company category, Cipatex was the company that exported the most, and in the large company category, the honored company was EMBRAER. As the highlight in internationalization, in that same event, the honored company was WEG.
BEST FRIEND SUPPLIER AWARD FROM KLIN FOOTWEAR, FOR THE BEST SUPPLY OF FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS
GPTW AWARD (GREAT PLACE TO WORK) 7th PLACE IN THE INTERIOR SP
Note: GPTW is one of the most reliable international institutions in evaluating the search for a great place to work. The award we received was related to the interior of São Paulo, in the macro-region of Piracicaba. That year we were in 7th place.
GPTW AWARD (GREAT PLACE TO WORK) 3rd PLACE IN THE INTERIOR SP
Note: In this second year, in the large companies category, we got the 3rd place, with Caterpillar being first and Hyundai second. This consecutive award reinforces Cipatex’s culture focused on a good relationship with its employees, generating an excellent working atmosphere and a strong team commitment.
MOTO HONDA BEST SUPPLIERS AWARD, GOLD CATEGORY
Note: The award promoted by Honda is, besides an important recognition for the work, a stimulus for continuous improvement. It awards the best suppliers, those who present the best performance with the assembler. Cipatex is the main supplier of material for lining the seats of Honda motorcycles in Brazil.
SUMMER TRANSFORMERS AWARD IN THE CATEGORY LAMINATES, WITHIN THE PROJECT CONNECTION INSPIRES MORE FOOTWEAR
Note: This award is held annually during Inspiramais – Material Design and Innovation Show, in São Paulo. Cipatex won the “Transformers Summer 2019” award, in the laminate category. This event is held by Assintecal and Abit.
MOTO HONDA BEST SUPPLIERS AWARD SILVER CATEGORY
Note: We received for the second consecutive year the Honda’s recognition, among thousands of suppliers of the assembler. Being chosen as one of the best suppliers is a source of pride for all of us.
Cipatex® is the first company in the industry to receive ISO 9001:2015 Cipatex®, manufacturer of synthetic laminates, has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification. The company is the first in Latin America to receive the latest version of the certificate, granted after an audit conducted by ABS (American Bureau Shipping). With operations in several markets, the company has 53 years of history and supplies the mining sector with Cipageo® geomembranes, PVC blankets used for waterproofing evaporation and decantation ponds, leaching piles, and mineral waste tanks.