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IMPORTANT: COVID-19 news page

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 29 May 2020

IMPORTANT: COVID-19 news page

The impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is keeping the world in an iron grip. ABF strives to minimise the risk and consequences for both our staff and our customers. ABF therefore continuously observes all precautionary measures. This means that, within ABF, the guidelines of our government are strictly adhered to. Fortunately, even in this exceptional situation ABF is able to continue its dai…

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Your own delivery note with your order

By Arjen van Beek - 18 May 2020

Your own delivery note with your order

Sending your order directly to your customer, including your own delivery note? It is now possible to add your own delivery note to your order in the ABF online store. "For years we’ve had the option to ship a package without mentioning ABF to 'our client's client'," says Sander Oorthuijs, Sales Manager at ABF. "This enables our customers to supply their clients directly from our stock". "…

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Adjusted opening times during spring 2020

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 23 Apr 2020

Adjusted opening times during spring 2020

ABF has adjusted opening times on the following upcoming public holidays, about which we would like to keep you informed. We are open on Kings Day (27 April), Labour Day (1 May) and Liberation Day (5 May). You can reach us from 8:30 – 17:59 (CET) as usual. On Ascension Day and Pentecost Monday, our 24/7 Emergency Service is available, if you need a bearing or electric motor urgently. Da…

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Try our new quote tool

By Arjen van Beek - 2 Mar 2020

Try our new quote tool

You want your bearings and electric motors quickly. Therefore, we want to help you even quicker. With our new quote tool, you can now request super-fast quotes directly from the ABF online store. Select the bearings and electric motors that you need. Specify the preferred delivery address. And that’s all! We aim to send your quote within 15 minutes. Quotes include transport costs, to the s…

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Thank you for your vote during our Christmas campaign

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 8 Jan 2020

Thank you for your vote during our Christmas campaign

Many of you voted for our Christmas campaign last month. We feel proud that we raised the splendid sum total of €9,627. We'll divide this up based on your votes between War Child, the WWF and Animal Aid Unlimited. The final amount includes donations from our staff, for which we are very grateful. Part of the donation to War Child will be used on the project ‘Can't Wait to Learn’ for th…

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ABF’s changed opening hours in December

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 18 Dec 2019

ABF’s changed opening hours in December

ABF can be reached until 17:59 (CET) almost every working day. However, we have amended opening hours around the upcoming holidays that we’d like to keep you informed about: Day Date Opening hours Tuesday 24/12/2019 Open until 16:00 (CET) Wednesday 25/12/2019 Closed Thursday 26/12/2019 Closed Tuesday 31/12/2019 Open until 16:00 (CET) Wednesday 1/1/2020 …

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Donation to charities these holidays

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 9 Dec 2019

Donation to charities these holidays

The Christmas spirit. Got it. The holidays are approaching, and we are looking forward to the cheerfully lit streets and the time spend with our friends and family. But not everyone in the world is as privileged as we are in the Netherlands. As ABF, we want to remember that. That is why, this year, we will donate the budget of your Christmas gifts to three charities that are close to our hea…

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Black Friday Deal: Win a gift card with the FAG Black Series

By Arjen van Beek - 26 Nov 2019

Black Friday Deal: Win a gift card with the FAG Black Series

With its “FAG Black Series”, Schaeffler offers insert bearings and housing units in accordance with the Japanese Industrial Standard (JIS). The FAG Black Series items are highly reliable, easy to mount and run silently. And there’s no better time to promote these characteristic black housing units than during Black Friday. So when you buy an item from the FAG Black Series, you can now win…

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Expansion of Siemens Product Range. Got It.

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 29 Oct 2019

Expansion of Siemens Product Range. Got It.

ABF has recently expanded its range of Siemens electric motors. Our warehouse holds hundreds of electric motors from this leading manufacturer, all ready for shipment. Each and every one of these Siemens electric motors combine high efficiency with a very sturdy build quality that meets the strictest guidelines, in accordance with IEC standards. The range we carry contains two-pole and four-pol…

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We are delighted to welcome new colleagues at ABF again

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 23 Oct 2019

We are delighted to welcome new colleagues at ABF again

We have not been sitting on our hands at ABF, as we have again been able to welcome seven new colleagues in the past quarter. Our marketing team has been expanded with Jan van den Broek as Online & e-commerce specialist to strengthen the department. The IT team has been augmented with Bo Mantel as our new System Administrator and Konrad Mandler as new Developer. Isaura Dutour Geerling has …

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