Our Story

Learn a little more about the journey we have been on over the past 40 years and the partners we are proud to work along side

Company History

We are extremely proud of our history over the past 40 years. We have seen growth year on year and are lucky enough to be considered one of the most respected castor suppliers and manufacturers in the UK. Based in the North West for our entire existence, we feel a real connection with the local area.

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1981

Became exclusive UK Agent for Tellure Rota. Working closely with TR ever since, we have formed a fantastic working relationship. We are now developing brand new ranges of wheels and castors together, which aren't seen anywhere else in the marketplace.

mossley

1981

Moved to new Premises in Stalybridge, Cheshire. Due to continued growth in our early years, a new site was required.

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1982

Richard Glover joins brother Guy and becomes Managing Director. Richard and Guy have been working together ever since, and still run the business to this day.

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1992

Achieved ISO 9001:2008 (was BS5750). Click here to read more.

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1996

Achieved ISO 9001:2008 (was BS5750). Click here to read more.

mosley premises

2002

Mossley premises are extended by 2000 square feet to accommodate growth

rvm castors

2005

Signed agreement to become exclusive European distributor of RWM Casters. RWM are manufacturers are some amazing castors. Many different types of extremely high capacity product, engineered to the highest standards.

vulkoprin

2006

Signed agreement in 2006 to become exclusive UK distributor of Vulkoprin.

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2009

Launch own Utility Range of Wheels and Castors 2009

James Glover

2012

James Glover joins father, Guy and Uncle, Richard, to continue the family theme of the business

Upgraded to the new standard ISO 9001

2018

Upgraded to the new standard ISO 9001:2015. Click here to read more.

Peter Harrop joins

2018

Peter Harrop joins as Finance Director to improve systems and processes

2018

Signed agreement to become exclusive UK agent for Steinco, who lead the market in plastic body medical castors

Durawood

2019

Became exclusive UK agent for Durawood, a special polyethylene moulded material that works like wood but lasts forever

Extended one of our warehouse facilities

2019

Extended one of our warehouse facilities, increasing our UK stock capacity by almost 50%

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