Blog: Breaking up the big application

25 Jun 2018

Blog: Breaking up the big application

The last couple of years there has been a strong focus on microservices in about every architecture talk I've heard or seen. I believe every developer, project manager and business owner sees advantages in having multiple small services over one big application. I also believe there are big advantages but like anything in IT there are always trade offs. What's a (micro)service? I believe the ter…

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Facelift of warehouse ABF in just 11 seconds

6 Jun 2018

Facelift of warehouse ABF in just 11 seconds

Watch our time lapse movie to see the warehouse of ABF getting a facelift. We ordered over 130m2 of  banners to decorate the front of our warehouse aisles. In this time-lapse movie you'll see our Maintenance Employee working hard to hang the banners. Do you like to visit the warehouses where we store over 6.000.000 bearings and electric motors in real life? Feel free to come by in Roosendaa…

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Order in time for Pentecost!

17 May 2018

Order in time for Pentecost!

This upcoming Monday, May 21st, it is Whit Monday. This is a public holiday in The Netherlands. Make sure to order your bearings and electric motors in time and prevent delays. Our 24/7 Emergency Service can be reached at +31 (0)165 722 030 for emergency deliveries. Enjoy Pentecost!…

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Alicia, Dylan and Henk: welcome at ABF!

14 May 2018

Alicia, Dylan and Henk: welcome at ABF!

We are happy to welcome several new colleagues at ABF again. Recently Henk Schuilenberg started as Warehouse Employee at ABF. Our Sales Team was expanded with Alicia Lami as Account Manager France. And Dylan van Rijnberk joined us as System Administrator. With these new colleagues our team has grown to almost 60 employees. Despite these new additions, we are still looking for more new c…

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24/7 available on Ascension Day.

8 May 2018

24/7 available on Ascension Day.

Thursday is Ascension Day. However, breakdowns don’t take holidays. So, our 24/7 Emergency Service is also available on Ascension Day. Just call +31 (0)165 722 030. Friday 11th may, we’re at your service until 17:59 (CET), as usual Happy Ascension Day!…

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The customer is king! We are open on King’s Day.

23 Abr 2018

The customer is king! We are open on King’s Day.

On 27th of April, we celebrate King’s Day in The Netherlands. A national holiday on which all of The Netherlands turns orange. Nice to have a king, but for us there is only one real king which is you. Under the motto ‘the customer is king’ we will be open until 5 P.M. In addition, all shipments with UPS Express will be delivered as agreed. This way, fast delivery is ensured. Shipments wit…

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Niels Boot says goodbye to ABF

28 Mar 2018

Niels Boot says goodbye to ABF

After a successful period at ABF, Niels Boot (Warehouse Manager) has decided to take on a new challenge in his career. ABF has undergone great improvements under the supervision of Niels. In particular, the design and commissioning of warehouse 7 and 8, the extension of our opening hours until 17:59 pm and the efficiency improvements in our incoming and outgoing goods flow. With the start of…

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Winners Find & Win contest!

15 Mar 2018

Winners Find & Win contest!

We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in our Find & Win contest and helped make it a success!  We have selected the 16 winners with a random generator, we have sent a personal email to the winners so if you are one of the lucky winners check it out! For all the non-winners or people who did miss out this contest, try your luck next time for any contest in the future…

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Welcome Sergio!

2 Mar 2018

Welcome Sergio!

We welcome Sergio Finotti as our new Account Manager Italy. With his Italian roots and experience in Account Management, we are sure Sergio is a great addition to the ABF Sales Team. “I am amazed with the professionalism at ABF. All processes are well thought off and highly automated. I look forward to serving our Italian customers with their requests for bearings and electric motors”, comm…

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Find and Win a brand-new Apple Watch at ABF.store

26 Feb 2018

Find and Win a brand-new Apple Watch at ABF.store

Find and win contest ABF.store Always wanted to own an Apple Watch? ABF is giving one away! We’ve hidden gold, silver and bronze prizes in our ABF store for you to find. Try your luck. See if you can find one of the 16 prizes ABF is giving away. To begin playing this game, activate your account (if it hasn’t already been activated) and login. Now the fun begins ‒ the search for a gold, s…

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