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Our History

1988 Business started- we manufactured from the family garage!
1989 Canary Wharf order - one of our first large & valuable orders
1991 Needing more production space, we moved to our first unit in Bottesford
1991 KAPOK No.1 stud designed by Brian Annable and his eldest son Robert.
1992 As the business grew we moved to unit 13 Roseland Business Park, Long Bennington
1997 Richard officially joined the business – starting at the bottom, cleaning up, sweeping and cutting the fabric
2006 Installations Manager appointed
2007 Richard became Managing Director
2007 KAPOK 88 exhibited at our 1st LiftEx in Germany & started selling in Europe
2008-2010 Our distributors grew in Netherlands, France, Dubai and Germany
2011 UK Installations Team expanded
2017 Marketing & HR Manager appointed
2017 We moved to Newton House- our current home!
2018 Celebrating 30 years in business!

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About us

​​Kapok 88, a 2nd generation family business, is an internationally recognised brand that designs and manufactures padded protective drapes to prevent damage to walls.

Our custom made products are typically used in elevators, stairwells and hallways where large or bulky items are being transported.

Our Fitting services

​​We offer the complete "one stop shop service". Our fully trained installations team will attend onsite anywhere in the UK to advise on the best options, install any of our fixtures and fittings and take complete measurements to ensure a guaranteed fit.

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Contact us

  • Kapok (1988) Ltd
    Newton House
    Long Bennington Business Park
    Long Bennington
    NG23 5JR
  • http://www.kapok88.com
  • +44 1949 843 020