A completely new name made a dynamic entrance to the Power Transmission market last year – Drive Parts Direct. The ‘brainchild’ of Nigel Rose, a well-known figure in the PTbusiness, it has had a remarkably successful first year, during which it became clear they needed to increase storage space to enable them to hold even more stock of Steigentech belt and flooring products.
“I am delighted that in a sometimes uncertain trading climate the demand for our products and services has been strong in our first year, and I realized early on that to provide the stocks and give the service our customers demand I needed more space” said Nigel. “We have positioned our product ranges as a serious quality and value for money proposition, my main partners Steigentech,
for whom we are the agent for UK and Ireland, are like-minded and forward-thinking and like me determined to offer a different way of doing business but one that also to retain our traditional values.” Nigel has watched the trend in on-line business over the last few years, and launched Drive Parts Direct as a company that represents completely new thinking – a fully web-based PT sales operation. Its sophisticated E-Commerce platform offers convenience, value and large stocks of belts,
Although Steigentech is a new brand in Europe, for Transmission Belts and Matting, their main factory is the largest rubber belt production unit, under one roof, in the world, and uses the very latest machinery and technology – our entire product range is produced to exacting standards. These comprise of Classical and Wedge V-belts, in both Envelope and REC form, along with Multi- Rib Belts, Timing Belts, PU belts, and Turf Drive garden machinery belts. They also produce a comprehensive range of rubber sheeting and matting.matting and chain – available to order 24 hours-a- day“ The whole concept is based around keeping costs, and administration, to a minimum” he commented, “whilst I am delighted to talk to my customers, if they need technical help, all orders are placed through the web portal – there are no plans for a telephone sales team.”
“It’s a really exciting time for me and in the short life of Drive Parts Direct Ltd said Nigel, I am delighted that we will exhibiting at this year’s Drives & Controls show where we will be showing a comprehensive range of Steigentech belt and matting products and theDiamond Sapphire chain product.” Along with Nigel, the Vice President of Steigentech will be on hand throughout the show to discuss how Drive Parts Direct Ltd may be able to help you grow your business – they will be delighted to see you on stand D642.