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Sperian Protection is now Honeywell Safety Products

Honeywell builds a global personal protective equipment network

Two of the world’s most respected safety brands have merged to create a unique set of solutions with offerings in fall protection, hearing protection, respiratory protection, eye/face protection, hand and body protection.

The end result is improved service and unmatched opportunities for customers.

Honeywell’s acquisition of Sperian Protection in September 2010 was exciting news for industry.

The personal protective equipment portfolios are highly complementary with an ongoing commitment to innovation.

This, combined with worldwide engineering and R&D resources, will transform the industry and offer a single, premier source for complete safety solutions.

As part of a global Fortune 100 company with 120,000 employees in over 100 countries, Sperian now Honeywell Safety Products can only benefit from the processes and expertise that Honeywell provides.

Honeywell today invents and manufactures technologies to address tough global challenges such as safety, security, and energy.

HLS - Honeywell Life Safety is a top performing Business Unit that innovates to protect and saves lives worldwide.

It is a global leader in growing industries like commercial fire systems, smoke and gas
detection, home and hospital patient monitoring and personal protective equipment (PPE).

In the PPE sector, Honeywell Safety Products (HSP) alone employ more than 9000 people in 30 countries. The company boasts strong industrial and development capabilities, encompassing 47 manufacturing plants and 16 research centres and laboratories.

To help simplify the brand structure, Sperian recently changed its name to Honeywell. Also, Sperian’s most prominent brands are now known as Honeywell, or bear the Honeywell endorsement.

This includes Miller by Honeywell and Howard Leight by Honeywell.

Honeywell has more than 50 years of experience in safety and its solutions are trusted by millions of workers.

Honeywell has pledged to continue to build on that heritage, delivering the best safety solutions, support and service in the industry.

Honeywell prides itself on supplying value to its customers.

The company provides a “head-to-toe” offering that allows customers to one-stop-shop. That means it can help make the purchasing process more convenient, efficient and cost effective.

Customers benefit from an improved service level with lesser hassles as there are fewer contacts to maintain.

With a better understanding of customer’s needs, Honeywell can help to consistently manage those needs.

As a result, the customer can focus more on what is really important to their business.

Also, Honeywell offers a compelling combination of brands to build customer loyalty.

All customers can rely high-quality products and solutions.

And with leading brand names like Honeywell, Miller in Fall Protection, or Howard Leight for hearing protection, there is no doubt that customers’ high expectations will be met.

Honeywell works closely with a large network of distributors to bring products from distribution centres to consumers on time.

Its range of A category products are readily available from leading PPE suppliers in Australia and NZ.

Honeywell offers leading technology and designs to improve the safety and durability of its products, with more patents than any other competitor.

Leading technology and design is a core strength of both Sperian and Honeywell.

Both have a proven track record in the design and manufacture of high-tech products and consumables, with teams of highly skilled and experienced professionals.

This has already resulted in the manufacture of intelligent state-of-the-art equipment, as well as cleverly designed, sturdy every day use items.

Honeywell’s safety solutions are designed to maximize comfort and performance.

The company is constantly working to improve on the performance and comfort of products. Only equipment that is comfortable to wear is accepted.

Bringing together Honeywell Safety Products and Sperian Protection creates a dynamic business, well-positioned to be the best global personal protective equipment provider in the industry.

Customers at all levels can expect high-quality products, solutions and customer service.

The new entity aim’s to become the world’s largest PPE player.

Honeywell Safety Products Australia Pty Ltd
Ph: 1300 139 166
www.honeywellsafety.com

About Sperian
Sperian Protection is a world leader in personal protection equipment (PPE).

Sperian serves the global market providing hearing, eye, respiratory and fall protection, protective gloves, clothing and safety footwear.

An historical expert in the PPE industry for more than 50 years, Sperian Protection is committed to offering innovative products adapted to high-risk environments so that workers in the manufacturing and services industries can work with confidence.

For more information www.sperian.com

About Honeywell
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader.

The company has served customers worldwide with aerospace products and services as well as control technologies for buildings, homes and industry, automotive products, turbochargers and specialty materials.

Based in Morris Township, New Jersey, in the US, Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges.

For more information visit www.honeywellnow.com