Category: Body Armor

CENTRAL LAKE, MI, September 12, 2018 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high- performance body armor solutions, will proudly demonstrate several of its ground-breaking offerings at the Law Enforcement Operations Conference & Trade Show hosted by the National Tactical Officers Association (“NTOA”) on September 16-21 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Booth #541). […]

Eden, NC, September 4, 2018 – KDH Defense Systems, Inc. (“KDH”), a leading manufacturer of American-made, high-performance protective solutions, today announced it has received close to $85.0 million in contract extensions on previously awarded contracts from the U.S. Army. Production will be done at the Company’s Eden, North Carolina manufacturing facility. The first award is […]

CENTRAL LAKE, MI, April 17, 2018 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, will demonstrate its latest ballistic system, carrier and hard armor innovations for firefighters and emergency personnel at the 2018 Fire Department Instructor’s Conference (FDIC International), April 23-28 at the Indiana Convention […]

CENTRAL LAKE, MI, January 18, 2018 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, is excited to unveil its latest advancements in ballistic packages, carrier designs, hard armor, and duty gear for the Domestic and Federal law enforcement, defense and security markets at the 2018 […]

New Products for 2018 from Armor Express and Lighthawk Tactical Lighthawk Tactical solutions are developed with real-world user input and dedicated to the progressive tactical officer. Under the Lighthawk Tactical brand, Domestic and Federal law enforcement officers will benefit tremendously from the latest mission-critical ballistic systems, carriers, hard armor and accessory tools: Special Assignment Unit […]

CENTRAL LAKE, MI, October 30, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the Company has been chosen to equip U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents with its cutting-edge ballistic-resistant vests. The multimillion dollar order will be delivered over a […]

CENTRAL LAKE, MI, October 11, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has awarded the Company a five-year, multimillion dollar Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract for its state-of-the-art plate armor. “We are excited about […]

Regional LE officers and first responders prepare to sharpen their skills and gain real-world knowledge in an exciting two-day training event CENTRAL LAKE, MI, July 25, 2017 – A premier industry event, the Great Lakes Law Enforcement Challenge (GLLEC) will officially kick-off this coming September 10th through the 11th at the Shanty Creek Resort and […]

Hundreds of first responders to benefit from state-of-the-art body armor, including ballistic resistant vests and helmets certified to NIJ requirements and tested against special threats CENTRAL LAKE, MI, June 8, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, is pleased to announce today that […]

Company to showcase its comprehensive offerings for first responders at the 2017 Fire Department Instructor’s Conference CENTRAL LAKE, MI, April 19, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today the expansion of its advanced ballistic systems, carriers, helmets, rifle plates and other related […]

Armor Express Announces New Prestigious Customers in California; Company Awarded Body Armor Contracts from the San Francisco Police Department and San Francisco Sheriff’s Department CENTRAL LAKE, MI, March 16, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the Company has been awarded […]

New helmets represent the ultimate breakthrough in ballistic science and design, exceeding requirements for law enforcement, anti-terror and special ops units across the Americas CENTRAL LAKE, MI, January 12, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the Company has entered an […]

  (Las Vegas, NV) – January 17, 2017 – SHOT Show – We have new and exciting products in store for 2017! Our TORC and Lighthawk XT 2.0 both now have even more options available to fit any load out needs – including our Cobra® Buckle Cummerbund upgrade. The innovative Laser Cut Plate Carrier is […]

Armor Express Wins Approximately $2 Million in New International Contracts Company secures awards with municipal police agencies in Latin America and the Caribbean CENTRAL LAKE, MI, January 17, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the Company has secured more than […]

Armor Express expands its focus on developing and delivering the most advanced ballistic systems, carriers and accessory offerings for the global law enforcement, government, defense, and private security markets CENTRAL LAKE, MI, January 12, 2017 – Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. (“Armor Express”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced today that the […]