February 13, 2017

Robbins LLC Introduces New Company Logo Celebrating Envelopes and Curing Tubes “Made in the USA”

Muscle Shoals, Alabama (January 11, 2017) – Robbins LLC, a HEXPOL Company, recently introduced a new Robbins logo. As the leading global provider of retread products, Robbins helps its customers deliver the best retread tires available for trucks, OTR vehicles, and passenger cars.


“We decided to update our logo in order to highlight our heritage and the fact that we proudly make our products in the United States”, said Terry Elgin, Managing Director of Robbins LLC.


The logo features a stylized R with a red, white, and blue stars & stripes design. It represents the quality of the comprehensive line of Robbins retreading products, all “Made in the USA” with precise compound formulations and leading technology.

“We tested the new logo with customers globally and the response was overwhelmingly positive,” according to Hugo Sandberg, Robbins LLC Senior Sales Manager.


The new logo is featured on the company’s products and website. It will also become evident on packaging, brochures, and other company materials.


For more information about Robbins LLC, go to www.robbinsllc.com. For information about HEXPOL products and services, visit www.hexpolcompounding.com.


About Robbins LLC


Robbins is the leading global provider of envelopes, curing tubes, retreading accessories, and rubber compounds. Founded in 1921 as Robbins Tire and Rubber Company by Stanley Robbins, the company has over 90 years of rubber industry experience. Robbins is committed to helping customers make the best retread tires available. Located in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, Robbins has been manufacturing curing tubes since 1950 and precure envelopes since the 1970s. Robbins introduced Compression Molding Technology (CMT) in 2002. HEXPOL purchased Robbins LLC in 2012 and implemented Continuous Improvement programs in 2015.

About HEXPOL Compounding


HEXPOL is the leading global developer and manufacturer of quality polymer compounds. The company provides proprietary and standard rubber compounding solutions to the automotive and transportation; energy, oil & gas; wire and cable; medical and pharmaceutical; general industrial; building and construction; water treatment; tire and toll, and consumer markets.


Sixteen locations in North America include legacy names such as Gold Key Processing, Burton Rubber Processing, Chase Elastomer, Colonial Rubber Works, Robbins LLC, Kardoes Rubber, HEXPOL Silicone Compounding, and RheTech. HEXPOL capabilities include: Rubber Compounding, Rolls, Specialty Products, Tire and Toll, Retreading, Thermoplastic and TPE Compounding, Silicone Compounding, and Outsourcing Services.

 Based in Malmo, Sweden, HEXPOL has a global footprint, with manufacturing facilities strategically located to serve customers across North America, Europe and Asia. HEXPOL is a U.S. $1.3 billion a year business with 3,900 employees at 34 locations in 11 countries.