INNOTEX INTERNATIONAL, Commenced business, January 2nd 1988 and was then registered as INNOTEX INT’L CO. Our main activity then was buying from Onitsha and selling at kaduna. This was done for a couple of years. As we were able to increase our capital base within time, we graduated to making business journeys to Lagos with the singular purpose of purchasing more goods that were not in our collections.
In April 1991, it was incorporeated (RC 162962) As INNOTEX INT’L CO. LTD with 3 directors namely: Mr. Innocent Ogbuji as Chairman/Managing Director, Mr.E.O Damian: Director,Ogbuji C. Innocent (Jnr): Director. Between the above date and 1996 we continued with our local buying and selling kind of business. But in addition and as a fork of business development/diversification, we ventured into contracts/supply aspect of business with registration as a contractor with Nigerian Breweries Limited, Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company Ltd (KRPC) and a host of other companies in Kaduna. In 1999, Mr. O.E. Damian broke off and was substituted with Mrs.Ifeoma P. Ogbuji as Director.
We ventured into importation in 1996. Our first consignment was imported from United Kingdom (UK). In 1997 we extended our importation concern to United States of America. Since then Our Managing Director Visits the U.S annually making contacts, attending National hardware Shows in Chicago, Las Vegas and Africa Expo in Michigan.
In One of the visit in 1997. Our Managing Director was covered and carried by a famours Amerian Magazine (Business America). Since 1997 we have been importing from America and Europe without ceasing. Presently we import from all over the world and represent many prominent Manufacturers across the Globe as their sole agent in Nigeria including but not limited to the following companies:
- MTD PRODUCTS INC. P.O BOX 368022, CLEVELAND OHIO, 441369722 www.mtdproducts.com, and EUROPEAN HEADQUARTER: MTD PRODUCTS AG, INDUSTRIESTRASSE 23.D-66129SAARBRUKEN, GERMANY. www.mtdeurope.com
- MENEGOTTI INDUSTRIAS METALURGICAS LTDA, RUA ERWINO MENEGOTTI, 381 CEP 89 254-000 JARAGUA DO SUL, SC, BRAZIL, www.menegotti.ind.br
- METALURGICA TRAPP LTDA, AVE. PREF. WALDEMAR GRUBBA, 111-CP 106, JARAGUA DO SUL, SC, BRAZIL. www.trapp.com.br
- SICAM S.R.L VIA DELLA CONSTITUTIONE 49-42015 CORREGGIO (RE) ITALY www.sicam.it
- JB WELD COMPANY INC, P.O.BOX 483, SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX.75483 USA. www.jbweld.com
- ALFRED KARCHER GMBH & CO. KG, ALFRED-KARCHER-STRASSE 28-40 71364 WINNENDEN (GERMANY) P.O. BOX 160 71349 WINNENDEN (GERMANY) www.kaercher.com (INNOTEX COVERS NORTHERN NIGERIA)
We have very good network in Nigeria with our Head Office Locate A4 Junction Road, P.O Box 8171, Kaduna. We also have branches in Lagos, Onitsha, Port-Harcourt and Federal Capital Territory Abuja.
Innotex has received so many local and international awards. We are on of the members and have received fellowship awards from: FICA, FICEN, AND AIMS. In 2008, we received from the U.S Commerical Service Department Lagos, U.S Commercial Service International Partner Award” in recognition of Innotex Contribution towards increasing U.S Presence and Market share in Nigeria.
With More than 25 years of experience in this field, Innotex has what it takes and where needed in Nigeria with Dispatch, Honesty and Integrity to protect. And thus we Sell Hardware cheap and not Cheap Hardware.
OUR MISSIONIs basically to make available by importation or otherwise the much needed machineries, tools, spare parts and equipments by Organisations and Individuals for the Industrial, Commercial and Economic Growth of Nigeria.
OUR VISIONIs to go into the Manufacture and/or Production of some of the items we deal on in no distance Future.