About us

H Hipkiss & Co was established in 1835 and remains a private company to this day. We are based in Birmingham in the West Midlands, the home of British Engineering, and employ 50 members of highly skilled staff. We manufacture a comprehensive range of specialist hardware, eyelets and precision pressings for a wide variety of industries.

Over the years [180 of them!] the company has built up and maintained a reputation for quality and customer service and has developed products to meet the changing needs of our customers and the global market. The company exports to every continent with over 40% of our business done overseas.

Our overall aim is to maintain continuous growth of the company by successfully competing with market leaders the world over in supplying our chosen product range. We believe that there are four key areas in achieving success:


We believe in a skilled and enthusiastic workforce who are encouraged to contribute ideas.


We believe in maintaining the existing high quality of our products to satisfy both existing and potential new customers.


Quality control and customer care procedures are in place to guarantee satisfaction and retain our customer base. Hipkiss is accredited with ISO9001.


Continuous monitoring of our markets helps us to recognise new opportunities and win new orders both at home and overseas.