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WIX Filters Launches VarioPleat Technology


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WIX Filters, a division of MANN+HUMMEL, has launched WIX VarioPleat technology, allowing the company to provide air-filter technology to meet the needs of heavy-duty and industrial customers.

Available early next year in North America, the advancement allows WIX to provide exact-fit replacement parts for buyers that have varying-sized applications. The innovative technology will cover many applications, for both on- and off-road machines, according to the company. Containing variable and deep pleats, the advancement offers a high filtration capacity that comes in several different shapes to meet aftermarket standards. 

Additionally, the rugged containment molded frame contains built-in handles, allowing for easy filter removal. The technology is highly efficient and offers a robust design for a wide range of customers that have specialty filtration needs, according to WIX. 

“At WIX, we understand the need for various-shaped materials and products to fit the wide range of applications that are available,” said Donald Chilton, director of product management at MANN+HUMMEL. “The development of this new line gives heavy-duty and industrial machine owners the option to get all of their parts from one place.”

WIX has 11 facilities in eight different countries and manufactures more than 210 million filters annually. Focusing on innovation and quality, WIX meets or exceeds OEM standards for fit, form and function and has partnered with companies across the country to also offer price-competitive products, according to the company. 

To learn more about WIX filters, buyers can contact their local sales representative or visit 

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