Today, Armor is the world leader in Thermal Transfer ribbons, the European leader in the production of ink jet cartridges in Europe and No.1 in the sale of remanufactured laser cartridges in France. This French MSB, with its headquarters in Nantes, bases its development on a co-industrialisation strategy and sustainable innovation. Its 1,800 employees are spread over 25 industrial and logistical sites worldwide, with 680 of them in France. In 2016, Armor achieved a turnover of €245 million, 80% of which was from export.
Armor is an industrial company which places societal innovation at the heart of its business model to provide practical solutions to the different issues in today's society:
Safeguarding goods and people by the traceability of products (Thermal Transfer consumables intended for printing on packaging and barcode labels);
Reducing the environmental footprint of printing by providing inventive and responsible consumables;
Improving the safety, performance and lifespan of batteries using En'Safe® current collectors;
Providing energy to as many people as possible, using ASCA© 3rd generation ultra-thin photovoltaic film.
“By offering the OWA solution to businesses, Armor affirms the evolution of its business model founded on societal innovation which combines industrial and economic performance, respect for human beings and the environment.”
Hubert de Boisredon, CEO of the ARMOR Group