ORAPI, THE FRENCH LEADER IN PROFESSIONAL HYGIENE AND INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE FROM DESIGN TO MANUFACTURING AND DISTRIBUTION
Present in more than 150 countries globally, ORAPI (Office of Research and Application of Products for Industry) is the French leader in professional hygiene and industrial maintenance, with a unique vertical integration model from Design to Manufacturing and distribution. Its robustness, which is mainly due to the pool of talents and diversity of its employees, has results in over 45 years of experience in producing and distribution of hygiene and maintenance consumables along with associated services.
ORAPI constantly positioned its expertise at the service of end-users around the world to meet their needs with creative technical solutions which enhance their overall business growth.
An international reputation
With present on 5 continents, in more than 150 countries around the world. To ensure all consumers enjoying the readily available high quality and effective services, ORAPI markets and distributes its products through 32 wholly owned subsidiaries, together with a network of carefully selected distributors located in Europe, Asia, America and Middle East. Its rapid international expansion has thus becoming as one of the most important player in the world of consumable for Professional Hygiene and Industrial Maintenance which currently service more than 2 million end-user customers.
Discover Who We Are :
A French History
Opening in the 70’s in Paris, Guy Chifflot was one of the founding members of ORAPI. By the end of 1992, this visionary entrepreneur became the majority shareholder and gave ORAPI its innovative intuition with a complete dimension in Europe.
In 2004, ORAPI established its first Asia subsidiary in Singapore and reinforced its regional expansion in 2006 with the acquisition of APPLIED CHEMICALS in both Singapore and Malaysia. Later in 2011, ORAPI pursued its expansion in Thailand with the acquisition of Complete Care System Co. Ltd.
In 2012 ORAPI incorporated its first Middle East subsidiary in Dubai to enhance his presence in the Middle East region.
Within two decades ORAPI has grown into one of the essential businesses partner in the world of professional hygiene and industrial maintenance consumables.
Weight Group & Staff
- More than 45 years of expertise
- 2 key markets focus
- Professional Hygiene
- Industrial Maintenance & Process
- 1,300 employees over 30 different nationalities
- 8 manufacturing plants worldwide (America, Europe, Asia)
- 3 R&D laboratories (France, UK, Singapore)
- Present in 150 countries
- Over 2 million end-users worldwide
- 10 international brands
- Group listed on NYSE Euronext since 2000