CCEDC assisted Drylock with their ribbon cutting ceremony that brought together a hundred and fifty community leaders, and employees of Drylock Technologies (a dynamic family-owned Belgian-based group) to celebrate Drylock’s expansion of its Eau Claire, Wisconsin office building and advanced adult incontinence production facility.

In 2017, the Belgium company expanded its operations into the United States with the acquisition of Presto Absorbant Products. Drylock Technologies invested 30 million dollars in capital investments to expand its production capabilities and a new headquarters building for its USA operations. Drylock Technologies ( is a business headquartered in Zele (Belgium), owned by the Van Malderen family and operated by a management team with extensive experience and proven capability in the absorbent hygiene industry. The company now employs 2600 worldwide.

Founder and CEO of Drylock Technologies, Mr. Bart Van Malderen, stated “I am proud to deliver on our promise to all of our USA employees to build a state of the art office building. This new US headquarters has been built to the highest working standards, includes a fully equipped cafeteria, gym, [on-site medical], flexible working and meeting rooms, ergonomic seating and 360-degree panorama views.