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Tread carefully on our planet

Best Bits has teamed up with Rozone to help readers understand how the clever science of bioremediation will reduce harmful chemicals and solvents in our workshops and remove the headache of their associated waste. Sustainability is rightly a core issue for most businesses. Ensuring that businesses meet...

Successful acquisition leads to record growth in just a year

Covelec increases service level and turnover with a £100,000 investment, 12 months on from acquisition by Rotamec. Covelec, the Midlands-based motor, gearbox, and pump maintenance provider, has increased turnover and service a year on from joining the Rotamec Group. Revenue has increased following over £100,000 investment since...

The “perfect fit”between past and future

High quality bearings, reliable service, comprehensive range and stock proximity have been the key factors of success for PFI Bearings, the USA based bearing company that foresees a brighter and fast-growing future following its acquisition by Fersa Group, the European multinational experts in bearing technology. Several months...

Books to bearings

Jack McGilligan, from J3 Belts and Bearings explains his experience starting up a company whilst studying for his Undergraduate Degree in Business Studies. As I have come to learn, entrepreneurship is harder said than done. My journey started in 2020, when I decided to launch my first...

PICARD is committed to climate protection and receives award for sustainable business management

For 100 years now, we as the family-owned company PICARD have been successfully active in the national and international bearing business. Our company is aware of the opportunities, but also the challenges of a globalised world – which is why we have been committed to sustainable business...

100 years – 100 ideas ahead: PICARD looks to the future with confidence

Friedrich PICARD GmbH & Co. KG: 100 years of business behind it, the next 100 years in its sights. The wholesaler of roller bearings and linear motion technology is celebrating its centennial year. A family business from the beginning, wholesale company PICARD developed from a medium-sized enterprise...

MASTA Bearing Housing joins BearingNet

The one-stop solution for bearing housing, accessories, and casting components. India-based, Masta Bearing Housing Pvt Ltd, is the latest company to join BearingNet as a manufacturer member. For more than 70 years, the Masta Group, with its brand MASTA, has been one of the leading manufacturers of...

IADA evolves and takes a new direction

In our annual catch-up with IADA’s Jamie March, we delved deeper into the recent opening of their NDC (National Distributor Centre) and the growth of the IADA community with new manufacturer members. What’s new? What has IADA been up to in the last 12 months? The last...

Race Transmissions renews agreement to supply Dodge products

West Midlands based Race Transmissions has extended its agreement with Dodge Industrial, Inc to remain as an Authorised Dodge Distributor for a further two years. Race Transmissions has renewed its contract to remain as a valued distributor partner in the UK for Dodge mechanical power transmission products....

Carter Manufacturing + Otar = A great partnership in Italy

Carter Manufacturing is a global supplier of precision bearings and aerospace tooling equipment and they continue to exploit opportunities to promote their industry leading bearings beyond the UK.  A recent trip to Puglia in Italy resulted in many positive meetings along with interactive aerospace bearing tool training....