Strix Group Plc (LON:KETL) CEO Mark Bartlett talks to DirectorsTalk about its IP. With a portfolio now of over 150 patents, Mark tells us more about this and why it is so important to Strix, action taken in the last six months in China and Europe and why these are good case studies, how getting these products off the shelves helps consumers and just how much resource is dedicated to protecting its technology and products.
Isle of Man based Strix Group Plc, is a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of kettle safety controls and other components and devices involving water heating and temperature control, steam management and water filtration.
Strix’s core product range comprises a variety of safety controls for small domestic appliances, primarily kettles. Kettle safety controls require precision engineering and intricate knowledge of material properties in order to repeatedly function correctly. Strix has built up market leading capability and know-how in this field since being founded in 1982.