Archive: April 20, 2023

B.E.D. Cape Town branch: Consistency, customer service and teamwork the cornerstones of success

The Bolt and Engineering Distributors (B.E.D.) Group’s Cape Town branch, situated in Bellville, has seen a period of renewed growth under the leadership of Operations Manager Juan van Zyl, who joined the branch one month before the Covid-19 lockdown was implemented in early 2020. Van Zyl and his team achieved profitable results during the pandemic – despite its inherent logistical and financial challenges – and B.E.D. Cape Town has consistently improved their bottom line ever since.

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AES keeps the wheels of industry turning by driving energy optimisation and best practices

As the local manufacturing and industrial sector continues to be challenged by the ongoing power crisis and struggling economy, the optimisation of energy production processes is crucial in keeping the wheels of industry turning. Experienced steam and boiler operations and maintenance (O & M) service provider, Associated Energy Services (AES), has been proudly assisting industrial plants to achieve energy usage optimisation and best practices for over 25 years.

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First Cut and Starrett: a ‘precision partnership’ built on consistent quality and service

First Cut, South Africa’s foremost distributor of cutting, welding and grinding consumables and equipment, has had a strong partnership with Starrett for several decades. Starrett is a world-renowned manufacturer of industrial blades and metrology equipment, and First Cut is proud to be a long-standing distributor of Starrett products to a range of industries in South Africa including metal, timber, textile, meat, DIY, paper and plastic.

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