ABF’s opening times in December

By Arjen van Beek - 3 Dec 2018

ABF’s opening times in December

In December too, ABF can be reached until 17:59 (CET) almost every working day. However, please take note of our amended opening times: Day                 Date             Opening Times            Due to          Wednesday 5/12/2018 Open until 16:00 Sinterklaas (Saint Nicolas) Thursday 20/12/2018 Open until 17:00 Staff Party Monday 24/12…

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Blog: Getting ready for the future

By Peter Wijburg - 28 Nov 2018

Blog: Getting ready for the future

Thinking about the ABF tomorrow by upgrading it today With the ambition to provide the best and most convenient online shopping experience comes the responsibility of creating a state-of-the-art infrastructure. Just about a year ago, we transformed the web shop into the new ABF.store, an online shop that has since facilitated thousands of transactions and provided excellent service to customers t…

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ABF is closing at 16:00 this Friday (30.11) for upgrade ERP system

By Arjen van Beek - 28 Nov 2018

ABF is closing at 16:00 this Friday (30.11) for upgrade ERP system

We are upgrading our ERP system to a new version. That means that on 30.11 we will close quoting and order processing earlier at 16:00. This enterprise resource planning (ERP)-system is the root of all of our work, ranging from purchasing, warehouse management, to quality control, sales, and ultimately; logistics. By upgrading ours to the EnterpriseOne 9.2 version of Oracle's JD Edwards…

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“ABF’s ISO Certification truly deserved”

23 Oct 2018

“ABF’s ISO Certification truly deserved”

ABF has had its ISO 9001 certification extended to 2021. “And this is truly deserved”, according to Auditor Peter van Herk. ISO 9001 is the international standard to indicate that a company has a good quality system in place. Peter van Herk, on behalf of TÜV Rheinland, carried out the audit at ABF. As an Auditor, Van Herk regularly comes across technical companies. Companies he has a great…

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ABF Sales Team zooms in on the future

28 Sep 2018

ABF Sales Team zooms in on the future

ABF continues to invest in its Sales Team. In September, four colleagues started in a new job role, as we further zoom in on the future.  Promotion x3 Sander Oorthuijs, previously Benelux Account Manager, has been promoted to the role of Sales Manager. Bart van Oevelen and Sander Braat, previously Sales Team Leader and Benelux Account Manager, are the new Product Managers at ABF. We congra…

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“At ABF, everyone helps each other out”

13 Sep 2018

“At ABF, everyone helps each other out”

Sander Braat has been working at ABF's Sales Department for 5 years now. He started out as Benelux Account Manager, as the point of contact for Dutch-speaking customers. Later, he also assisted Italian and English customers with their requests for bearings and electric motors. These days, as Product Manager, he is the port of call for electric motors at ABF. We asked him how he enjoys working at A…

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Siemens SINAMICS V20 Frequency Converters now available at ABF

31 Jul 2018

Siemens SINAMICS V20 Frequency Converters now available at ABF

We now offer Siemens SINAMICS V20 Frequency Converters and related parts from stock. Cost-effective, reliable and easy-to-use converter Rated power from 0.12 kW up to 30 kW Available in both 1- and 3-phase Nett prices available in ABF store Guaranteed same-day shipment until 17.59h Bearings. Electric Motors. Got it.…

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Besides spoken, now written communication in 7 languages

12 Jul 2018

Besides spoken, now written communication in 7 languages

At ABF, we want to serve our customers well. Therefore, our spoken communication is in English, Dutch, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Polish. And, we’ve gone the extra mile − our written communication is now available in these languages as well. Simply set your language preference in your ABF account. Once you do so,  you will receive written communication in your own language. From …

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New record: 7,000,000 bearings and electric motors

9 Jul 2018

New record: 7,000,000 bearings and electric motors

A new record for ABF! In July our stock grew to more than 7,000,000 bearings and electric motors. We want to serve our customers worldwide at lightning speed. That is why we have always strived to build one of the largest stocks of bearings, electric motors and related items. We have invested heavily in new stock in recent years and we are proud that we have now passed the 7,000,000 mark. Do…

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Welcome Hans, Thomas, Robin & Lars

28 Jun 2018

Welcome Hans, Thomas, Robin & Lars

We are happy to welcome several new colleagues at ABF again. Our Sales Team was expanded with Hans Wilhelm as Account Manager for the DACH region. Thomas de Rooij has started as a Developer. Both Robin Videler and Lars Melsen have begun as Warehouse Employees. We wish all new colleagues success at ABF. Despite these new additions, we are still looking for more enthusiastic and motivated team…

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