Welcome to Prima Foam

About us

Prima Foam (Bedford) is a division of Vitafoam Limited but originally started life as Hairlok Limited more than 70 years ago. Our products and developments included Rubberised Horse Hair, Automotive Cold-Cure moulding, Polyether Block production and Pin Core Latex. We supplied major manufacturers, such as Ford, Vauxhall and prestigious manufacturers such as Aston Martin, Rolls Royce and Lotus.

Our business today

Prima Foam now concentrates solely on Foam Conversion. We work closely with both volume and bespoke manufacturers. Our progressive company offers the following facilities and processes:

  • CNC horizontal profiling enabling us to achieve complex three-dimensional shapes
  • CNC vertical cutting guaranteeing continuous precision shapes.
  • Individually bagged and labelled foam kits
  • Just-in-time deliveries
  • Experienced mature development team
  • Complex precision hand fabrication using water based latex adhesive.
  • ISO 9000 : 2001 Quality Assurance Accreditation and a commitment to achieving customer satisfaction through continual improvement.
  • We only process foam produced in the UK and from within our own Group
  • Customer stock holding / Kan Ban system
  • Lean Manufacturing Program

We are based in Bedford and are currently servicing the following industries:

  • Automotive
  • Bedding
  • Medical
  • Public Transport
  • Furniture
  • Insulation - Acoustical & Thermal
  • Packaging
  • Sports & Leisure
  • Aerospace