Helix Oxford Premium Maths Set
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Stationery manufacturer Helix sold to French giant Maped from Birmingham Post, 15 February 2012, retrieved 15 November 2018 Historic Lye firm goes into administration from Stourbridge News, 8 February 2012, retrieved 15 November 2018
If you’re outside of England, Scotland and Wales, your delivery prices may change a little. See our complete Delivery Policy here for more information. In 2004, the company's factory in Lye ceased production.  In January 2012, the company entered administration. On 8 February 2012 the company stated, "The joint administrators from Grant Thornton UK LLP are currently speaking to a number of interested parties and have received offers for the sale of the business as a going concern."  One week later, the company was bought by the French Maped group.  Maped Helix [ edit ]The Helix Oracle Maths Set contains essential tools for school pupils or students studying maths subjects.
Helix was established in 1887 under the name 'The Universal Woodworking Company Ltd.; it manufactured wooden rulers and metal laboratory apparatus. In 1894, it patented the drawing compass and, with it, launched the Helix brand, following on from the initial success of the compass and rule. In 1912, the company's first mathematical set was created; and, in 1935, the brand "Helix Oxford" was launched. In 1955 the company was renamed the Helix Universal Company, and moved its headquarters to Lye, West Midlands. In the 1960s, the name was changed to Helix International Ltd.
If you are looking for a great value maths set for school then the Helix Value Maths Set is perfect. This set contains essential tools for school pupils and students studying maths subjects. Helix (also known as Helix Oxford or Maped Helix) is a United Kingdom-based manufacturer of stationery. It exports to over 65 countries, with offices in Hong Kong and US, and has its UK headquarters in Kingswinford in the West Midlands. The Oxford Set of Mathematical Instruments is a set of instruments used by generations of school children in the United Kingdom and around the world in mathematics and geometry lessons. The set is marketed in over 100 countries by Helix.
This Helix maths set is ideal for children starting secondary school and students studying maths, geometry and trigonometry.Campbell, Scott (31 August 2014). "How Helix Oxford recovered its compass". The Telegraph . Retrieved 11 September 2018.