Ribbons, Embroidery & Narrow Fabrics

Botex has built on the experience of its founders to become a major supplier in this marketplace. We are the UK agents for some of the world’s leading manufacturers of Ribbon, Embroidery, Trimmings and Narrow Fabrics, and have supplied many major companies in the Bedding, Fashion and Lingerie sectors.

Since 1947 the French company SATAB, designer and manufacturer of narrow textiles, has won worldwide recognition within all ribbon markets due to its creative innovation and highly professional approach, along with the textile expertise it has built up over time, all supported by the most advanced technology available.


Our collections fashion signature has become a reference throughout the world in a wide range of markets such as men’s, ladies and children’s clothing, lingerie, corsets, packaging and home furnishings. With our expertise in all textile manufacturing processes, SATAB offers a range of 25,000 references of ribbon and is able to meet any requirement for all types of tailor-made products, all certified ISO 9001.


Kewalram is a fully integrated embroidery manufacturer in Asia with market presence across the globe. The division was started in the year 1979 and since then it has grown into one of the top embroidery manufacturers in the Southeast Asia. We are exporting our entire production to more than 50 different countries around the world. The company has won the prestigious presidential award for export performance. They are preferred supplier to many of the leading brands in lingerie, home textiles and apparel segments and are renowned for supplying high quality embroidery in large volumes at competitive prices to a strong customer base in Europe, North and South America, Asia, Canada, Africa and Australia.


All design work for the Lingerie ranges is undertaken by Swiss and Austrian based designers under the control of Harald Streitler our European Sales Manager.  Besides the in-house dyeing and finishing plant we also have a large development department and can develop almost any embroidery you might be looking for.



Ernst Böhler GmbH & Co

In 1968 the family company was founded by Ernst and Hedi Böhler in the heart of the embroidery industry in Lustenau. In the early 1980’s son Martin Böhler joined the firm and is now leading the company as Managing Director. With the know-how of decades in the background Ernst Böhler GmbH & Co are producing high quality embroideries and textiles which are exported worldwide.


Besides top quality we can offer our customers a wide range of practically all kinds of embroideries including sequins and soutage embroidery, with very short delivery times and with an excellent service for bulk orders, but also for medium to smaller quantities. We can also develop any design and colour according to customers specifications.