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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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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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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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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FAG current-insulating bearings. Got it.

By Arjen van Beek - 30 Sep 2019

FAG current-insulating bearings. Got it.

In general, it is difficult to eliminate the causes of electrical voltage in a bearing. Under unfavourable conditions the passage of electric current causes damage to raceways and rolling elements as well as degradation of the lubricant. Therefore we offer FAG's current-insulating bearings for applications where damaging effect of electrical erosion is likely. Visit the ABF store for our ful…

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Searching by dimensions within ABF.store. Got it.

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 22 Aug 2019

Searching by dimensions within ABF.store. Got it.

From now on, it is also possible to find bearings by searching by dimensions. At ABF, it is our aim to provide our customers with the best possible service. Searching by dimensions makes it even easier for users of the ABF.store to find that one specific bearing among our enormous range. MM, inches, and ranges The new search facility makes it possible to search for bearings by both millimeters a…

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We are happy to welcome new colleagues at ABF again

By Claartje Schoonebeek - 17 Jul 2019

We are happy to welcome new colleagues at ABF again

Our Marketing Team has expanded with Claartje Schoonebeek as Marketing & Communication Employee. A Hamburg native, Tanja van Rijn will be working as an Account Manager for the DACH region. Our ABF office in the city centre of Rotterdam has been expanded with David Åström as Account Manager for the Nordics and Baltic States. Additionally, we have added Alessandro Maggiorotto to our sales team…

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