Philex is an added-value manufacturer, solutions provider and distributor of consumer electronics products to retailers and distributors worldwide. Established in the UK in 1982 and now based in Hong Kong, the company has grown to a group of six integrated companies operating across Europe and the Far East including manufacturing, product sourcing and development, distribution and e-commerce.
Philex key product ranges include AV accessories, Smartphone / tablet accessories, power products, security and lighting, and audio products across all price points. With over 3000 of our own product lines, OEM capabilities and our newly launched brand distribution division distributing of over 500 third party brand products we are able to claim one of the best customer portfolios in the industry ranging from specialist trade distributors through DIY, online, specialist electronic stores and supermarket stores.
Based in a 60,000SQFT office/warehouse facility in Bedford, UK, Philex Electronic Lt is the hub of all European operations. Many of the largest UK retailers and wholesalers reply on us to supply over 10m units of electronics a year on time, every time. The Philex Electronics Ltd UK office houses the majority of the Philex Group commercial teams, product development teams, design studio, retail lab, technical support and quality resources.
After over 25 years of supplying retail and trade we have built a solid platform for route to market of products in many categories. Philex Solutions provides a dedicated route to market for local and overseas brands whether it be customers, channel or territory specific. Now representing over 46 brands in various channels we are excited about the growth of Philex Solutions and for our current and future brand partners.
Philex Hong Kong
Established in 1994, Philex Hong Kong provides thousands of retail stores worldwide with an unmatched product sourcing and product development resource that can provide both Far East purchasing economies and Western business processes. A European management team with local merchandisers and a team of five QA and engineers based across China enable us to provide our customers with a level of confidence and service previously unachievable in China.
With our products designed in the UK and manufactured in Asia, combined with over 30 years manufacturing experience working with and supplying many major retailers; Philex Audio have all of the necessary resources to provide retailers and brand owners with bespoke product design to manufacturing services.
Our core competences cover all these areas of audio including portable wireless speakers to DAB, sound-bars and mini-systems, long-standing partner factories and relationships with innovative chipset manufacturers ensure the latest innovations and costs are met.
Originally established in 2004 to manufacturer for other Philex companies, Philex Electronic (Ningbo) Co. Ltd has become a leading manufacturer of antenna, boosters, wireless devices and analogue signal distribution and processing equipment in China. With accreditations ranging from ISO9001 / 80000 through to leading retailer accreditations such as Walmart, Kingfisher and DSG, the factory is now a key supplier to leading retailers, government bodies and other worldwide brands in its own right. The course of its success is the in-house R&D team, handpicked from leading universities and Blue-chip manufacturers this team provide Philex Ningbo with a leading edge over its closest competitors.
Harry B Litherland & Co. Ltd
Harry B Litherland has served the professional AV install market from its headquarters in Blackpool, UK for nearly 60 years. Being the ‘go-to’ supplier for this length of time has been a result of HBL’s attention to customer service, monthly flyer seen by thousands and selection of major brands across TV, PA, Aerial & Satellite and Security.
Formed out of the ever-growing popularity of CCTV and security products at Harry B Litherland, HBL Security prides itself on distributing major brands of security products into the professional trade and install market.