3M Personal Safety and Insulation Products on Tuesday announced the appointment of Peak Textiles as sole distributor in the UK for its state-of-the-art P-Type Thinsulate Thermal Insulation.

The company said Ashbourne-based Peak will supply Thinsulate alone, quilted, or laminated to a variety of substrates.

Thinsulate is used in a wide range of apparel including leisure wear, ski wear and hats and gloves. UK customers include the emergency services and Ministry of Defence.