Duralon.co.uk is predominantly a hair comb manufacturer that also produces other goods for both the retail and consumer markets. We supply a targeted range of fast selling ‘Impulse Purchase’ products, sought after and distributed by Wholesalers and Retailers around the globe.Milnthorpe, Cumbria, is home to Duralon - John Dobson (Milnthorpe) Ltd, renowned for its hair combs, hair brushes and health &beauty products since 1886. The manufacturing expertise of the company extends into this product groups: Chemist ‘Sundries’, Plasters & Bandages, Nail Care, Hair Combs, Hair Brushes, Hair ornaments, Haberdashery, Sewing Accessories, Shoe laces, Trainers & Boot Laces, Stationery Items, Electrical Accessories, Household & D.I.Y. Goods.As our lineage and specialism suggest, we continues to manufacture millions of combs every year. The former brand names of Bela and Langdale were superseded by the now worldwide brand name of Duralon. Under the Duralon brand name, the business continues to go from strength to strength, providing multiple packaging and supply options to suit all purchaser’s requirements.Under it’s various names, Duralon has been in business for over three hundred years. From the early incarnations made from animal horn to the modern injection moulding process, Duralon continues to adapt and grow at pace with the world around it. It has earned it’s place as market leader through long experience, gravitas and an eye for whats next.

Business activity

Keywords associated with this company

Haircare products /  health and beauty products /  hair care products /  household products /  School Office products / 

Additional details

Key figures

  • company headcount
    11 – 50

Organisation

  • Year established
    1886
  • Site status
    Registered office
  • Main activity
    Manufacturer/ Producer

Markets and trading zones

  • Trading areas
    Regional  -  National  -  European  -  International