Established in 1984, the Tipex Group ("Tipex") is a subsidiary of Hanwell Holdings Limited. As one of the major distributors of consumer tissue paper products in Singapore, Tipex owns local leading tissue paper brand Beautex - a forerunner in the personal hygiene industry, manufactured by its subsidiary Tips Industry (M) Sdn Bhd. In 2007, Beautex was featured in the Singapore Book of Records for being the first local paper brand to launch a complete range of three-ply premium paper products. Besides Beautex, Tipex also owns tissue paper brands Ichiryu, Mood, Hibis, Comfy and Parity.
Over the years, Tipex has managed to expand its distribution network across the border through the decades, including Brunei, Vietnam, Australia, New Zealand, Maldive and Chennai India. In Singapore, Tipex serves not only the retail sector but also the vast institutional sector (HORECA).
Tipex is involved in manufacturing, sales and distribution, brand management and marketing of its proprietary brands as well as agency brands. It is a market leader in producing private labels and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) services.
Besides paper products, Tipex also handles washroom hygiene products like cleaning agents and dispensers, baby and adult diapers including reputable brands like PetPet, Fitti and Certainty, as well as distilled water.
With stringent procedures and operating systems in place to safeguard product quality and ensure that the output of Tipex's tissue paper production plant, Tips Industry (M) Sdn Bhd could meet the increasing demand for its paper products, Tips Industry has obtained the following certificates for manufacturing of tissue paper products, food safety management system and food safety program.