Photo: Railex Lts, Crossens Way, Marine Dr, Southport

1908 – 2016 Railex Ltd (Southport)

An employee at Railex UK has reveled that the 108 year old company has closed down today (Friday 1 July).

The employee who wishes to stay anonymous said: “Circumstances surrounding the shock closure is currently unknown!!”. has approached Railex Ltd for a comment but they have not yet responded.

Railex’s head office and factory based in Southport (UK) sold, distribute and manufacture files, folders and storage solutions to the UK and across seas.

Railex Filing have manufactured files in the UK since 1908 and in that time we have learned that genuine dedication to quality and service has helped us to develop a loyal and lasting customer base, which continues to grow.

From the very earliest days of the business, Railex Filing was proud to manufacture the highest quality products and deliver an unrivaled level of service.



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