Round Up 9

#ukmanufacturing – UPDATE

Coldene continues to invest in journey to UK manufacturer.

UnknownWith uncertain trade tariffs and variable freight and exchange rates, Coldene is keen to become an established UK manufacturer. We are investing in tooling and machines to increase our portfolio and be able to meet all our customer needs.



New Warehouse & Dispatch Manager

Welcoming Michael Dell to the Coldene team

new staff welcome picMichael Dell has recently joined us here at Coldene, bringing a wealth of warehouse management and expertise with him. Michael is also a part time firefighter so will assist with our company health & safety requirements. He will also take the lead in our    forthcoming ERP implementation programme.


Retail Packaging Solutions

Improving our retail offering with safe, branded packaging

skin-packaging-machine-500x500We often supply retail outlets with goods that need to be presented for end user purchase with packaging which protects against sharp edges. Coldene now owns a skin packaging machine which seals products to a cardboard back and allows us to provide packaging branded for our customers. Those interested should call 01296 431135 to discuss.


Exciting new market for Coldene

Huge success for Coldene in scaffold castors market

We are now in full production of UK-produced 125mm scaffold castor with expander, and have signed our first major supply contract with a UK manufacturer supplying aluminium scaffold towers into the European market. With a UK manufacturing solution, our customers do not need to wait for Far Eastern supply.


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Round Up 8


Exciting framework agreement signed for medical market.

FRAME WORK AGREEMENT.jpgWe are delighted to announce that we have signed a supplier framework agreement with a major international medical equipment manufacturer. Coldene will be providing high- quality castors that are 100% made in Buckinghamshire, UK.



Now In Stock

No more struggling with your orders. If you need it, we have it.

WAREHOSUE FULL.jpgAt Coldene, we pride ourselves on making it easy to buy wheels and castors. We’ve recently ramped up our stockholding to over 2 million products to ensure we can cater for the European factory shut-downs. If your current suppliers are struggling, give Coldene a call on 01296 431135.




All systems go!

New Enterprise Resource System (ERP) planning.

ERP (1)We are currently speaking with suppliers about the implementation of a new ERP system to assist in our warehouse and dispatch areas. We plan to implement the system by the end of 2018. We’d be happy to speak to anyone with experience of a good system. All recommendations gratefully received.



Exciting new training partnership

Investing in our manufacturing capability.

pen-ruler-paper-159722.jpgThe relationship between Coldene Castors and Cam Concepts has evolved, with our partners now helping out with our planned expansion in the manufacturing field. Cam Castors will set up and provide training to all staff who join our manufacturing division.


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Round Up 7

New machine mould tool

New scaffold castors are now in production.

expander-tool-1_preview.jpegColdene’s new injection mould tool is now in operation. We worked with Cam Concepts to create this tool, which produces an expander, used to attach castors to scaffold towers. Come to us for your scaffold castors: now made in the UK.




Coldene cooks up for charity

All hands to the BBQ for summer themed charity event.

coldene charity work_previewOn a blazing hot day in June the Coldene team spent the day raising money for a host of great local charities. With the big boss burning the bangers, and the sales team pitching to prospective barbeque customers everybody thoroughly enjoying the day giving our time supporting good causes in the community.


Warehouse redesign

Preparing for growth with increased warehouse space.

IMG_2249_previewWe recently completed a major project to increase our machining space.’Mr Mezzanine’ and his super team have created space for our new CNC lathe & Mill. A public thank you to the Coldene warehouse team, who worked 24/7 to sort, tidy and organise this hugely important space. Great work guys!



Join the Coldene team!

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We are hiring – check out our positions available

We currently require the following full time positions:

Warehouse Operative; Internal sales product specialist; General sales(inbound); Tool maker/engineer.

For more information, or to apply, please contact operations manager Glen Morrison on



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Round Up 6

Staff Training

May was all about learning at Coldene.

Coldene Training

We recently welcomed Michael Thommes from Training sales people to deliver a bespoke sales and customer interaction training session with several of our key employees. Feedback was very positive and we look forward to repeating this.



Hygienic Load Systems

New product range already set to expand.

image Leveling feet fully threadedThe recent addition of hygienic levelling feet to our wide range of products has been well received and we are already looking to expand what we can offer (more on that below). If you have requirements for this type of product, please drop Marc Downey an email on or call 01296 431135.



Product Training

More learning for the team.

Dannebrog_3A group of managers recently visited our production partners in Denmark. Marc Downey, Lee Morrison and Ryan Barton looked at technical aspects of levelling solutions ‘load cells’, mainly found in brewery and mass catering industry. Once complete, the product will form part of our UK stock range.



New Production Tooling

Coldene invests for UK-based Success.

UK-flag.jpgManaging Director Colin Barton recently signed off on a new production tool which will produce a range of castor expanders used to attach bolt hole castors to applications. This represents another step towards UK production. Please contact for more on our UK manufacturing plans.



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Round Up 5

Catching up at Cemat 2018

Coldene doing business at Cemat 2018 in Hannover.

Cemat 2018 imagesAs always, we were delighted to catch up with friends and colleagues and talk market trends and product innovation at Cemat, the intralogistics and supply chain management show.




2018 Hannover Coldene Castors

Pargo 2018 Hannover Coldene Castors





Coldene is growing

Meet Marc Downey (left of pic) and Liam Mcenteggert.

Liam Mcenteggart.jpg and marcWe’re delighted to welcome our newest team members to Coldene. Marc takes charge of our successful new Hygienic Levelling Solutions and Liam will be developing our warehouse, assembly and productions team to a new, higher level.



GDPR: Let’s stay in touch

New legislation takes effect on 25 May – ACTION NEEDED!

pubnub-gdpr-compliance.pngExisting customers and contacts should have received and email from Coldene asking whether you’re happy to continue receiving products updates or catalogue mailshots. Because UK data legislation is changing, we may not be able to keep in touch if you don’t let us know we can.


Coldene news and views

Colin and Glen are on LinkedIn – Look us up.

linked-in-2668692_1280We’d love to link up with our customer, supplies and anyone interested in following the Coldene story. We regularly share news and comments on industry trending topics through our LinkedIn profiles so why not look us up?



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Round Up 4

On a level
 Proudly introducing Coldene’s Hygienic Levelling Solution

Adjustable load feet banner for emailOur customers often ask us to supply adjustable levelling solutions. We’re proud to announce our partnership with the world’s leading manufacturer of adjustable stainless steel levelling feet and can now offer items from stock. Products have achieved certification of compliance for Hygienic Equipment Design Criteria  EHEDG Type EL Class 1.

We’ve also created a dedicated website which can be reached via the link opposite, or from any of our other sites.

For more information, visit


Inverted Innovation

Coldene’s new inverted cargo castors are now on sale

air-cargo1At Coldene, we’re always innovating and we have now designed our own inverted cargo castors range. Having undergone rigorous testing, including salt spray testing, the products are now being supplied to a number of Original Equipment Manufacturers and we have stock available.

For more, contact our Technical Sales Team on 01296 431135.


UK distributor for ARCO
Coldene secures UK distribution rights for Italian castors

Stainless Steel Range.jpgAs recently promoted, we are now the UK distributor for ARCO Stainless Steel’s fantastic range of beautiful Italian light-duty castors from stock.

To view the full range, please request a copy of our Additions Catalogue from



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Round Up 3

UK manufacturer for ISO castors
Coldene is now sole UK manufacturer of container castors

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Coldene is now providing high-quality, UK-manufactured castors suitable for moving ISO freight containers. We have stock at our Aylesbury distribution centre and can fill bespoke orders within four weeks. We also have an innovative rental option for short-term requirements.
For enquiries, email or call 01296 431135.Coldene on show



Coldene exhibits at the trade show

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We recently took our products up to Aberdeen to take part in a trade show. The show coincided with the first production of our new container castors and we were proud to have them displayed as part of our stand.





Behind the scenes at the Brits
Coldene Castors is proud to (literally) support Stormzy.
Our orders come from all sorts of places, including one high profile request from the Brit Awards 2018. Stormzy’s rap may have been impromptu but there was nothing unplanned about Coldene’s supply of castors for his platform.
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Time for some socialising
Colin and Glen are on LinkedIn – look us up.


Social Media is increasingly the platform for engaging with customers, suppliers and industry counterparts so please look Colin Barton and Glen Morrison up and Link In with us. We’d love to share our news and see your latest developments too.



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Round Up 2

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Investing in people
A focus on training for the Coldene team.
Team members have recently attended a number of training days, enhancing existing and learning new skills and techniques. Apprentices Oliver and Ryan and Ops Manager Glen have all been developing their telephone techniques while Project Exec Lee Morrison attended a course on pitching for contracts.


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Trade Show preparations

Made in the UK.
In February, Coldene will be exhibiting at its very first trade show, showcasing many of our UK-made items including ISO container castors and sprung-loaded car plant castors. Look out for us at the large material handling shows.


Car plant sprung-loaded castorColdene Castors Bespoke range.jpg

Driving improvements across the industry.
Now in full production to our UK client base, 250mm x 80mm high speed, sprung-loaded castors ideal for car plant application. To find out more, please contact




Coldene Castor bespoke range Automatic guided vehicle castors.jpgAutomatic Guided Vehicle castors
New product, same excellent value from Coldene.
Automatic Guided Vehicle (AGV) castors for the automotive market. If you need replacement castors, buy from Coldene and save thousands on AGV manufacturers prices.



Coldene Castors Giveaways.jpgColdene give-aways!
Get your hands round a Coldene cup.
Look out for our new branded merchandise – coming soon!




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