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MagX Marks A Half Century Of Excellence

2015 marks the 50th anniversary of MagX, the world's first manufacturer of high of flexible magnetic sheeting.


MagX was founded in 1965 with the vision of infinite possibilities. Now, fifty years later, MagX continues to be the global leader in flexible magnetic technology.


John Kanis, Vice President and General Manager of MagX America states; "MagX has a long and proud history in the magnetic and graphics industries. Since we produced the world's first flexible magnetic sheeting it could be said that our anniversary also marks the anniversary of the industry itself".

In addition to its corporate offices in Cincinnati, Ohio, MagX has three warehouse operations in the United States including California, Georgia and Ohio and a converting and fabricating facility also in Ohio. MagX also has manufacturing and distribution facilities in Japan, Vietnam, Europe and China. MagX is the oldest and one of the largest manufacturers of flexible magnetics in the world.

Flexible magnets in their simplest form are commonly found in most every household as advertising specialty refrigerator magnets. Other applications include signage, point of purchase, security, automotive and industrial components.