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From being expert in hydraulic sourcing in 1996 Flowfit is now a market leader in everything hydraulic, from distribution to systems and manufacturing. Coming from humble beginnings, Flowfit’s first office was an old Miner’s home in Cinderford, Gloucestershire, with one employee. Within 6 months Flowfit’s operations moved to a 400 square foot unit in Ludlow. By 2015 Flowfit’s facilities had expanded to its current 28500 square foot site, which comprises the head office, shop, engineering and warehouse facilities and, more importantly its employees. Now in November 2018 Flowfit has started huge new expansion of extra warehousing on its two sites here in Ludlow covering another 8500 on two floors.
Flowfit’s ethos is to provide ‘everything hydraulic’ for their vast customer base. From parts and systems to bespoke designs, the dedicated and knowledgeable team at Flowfit can meet any hydraulic demand. There is a solution to every problem, and Flowfit has the answer. Whether it be hydraulic cylinders, hydraulic hand pumps, hydraulic motors and pumps or complete bespoke hydraulic systems, Flowfit is an industry leader in the provision of effective, reliable and top quality hydraulic components.
We believe the following makes Flowfit’s offering unique to the industry;
Flowfit’s customers are the lifeblood of the business and the entire structure of, and processes within, the business are designed to ensure they receive the very best customer service. This focus on the customer experience is at the heart of Flowfit’s success, regarded now as the best in the hydraulic industry.
Key to Flowfit’s customer service drive and growth trajectory is the vast stockholding in the business, which enables staff to respond swiftly to any and all customer needs. Not only can Flowfit fulfil all product demands but it can ensure that should purchase occur before 4:30pm then the customer will receive their order by the next day. In many instances Flowfit are able to offer same day delivery to their customers as well – a service that places them leaders in the hydraulic industry.
Flowfit is able to offer all customers dynamic, expert technical support, whether related to a purchase or not. The strength and depth of Flowfit’s technical expertise ensures customers have a full wrap around care and innovative and cost-effective solutions are always achievable.
Flexible Manufacturing Solutions
Flowfit’s technical engineers can deliver bespoke, packaged and cost-effective solutions. This is the true growth area of the business and Flowfit’s capabilities mean that our staff can design, draw and build any hydraulic part or system to suit any customer requirement.
As well as manufacturing and supplying a range of high quality products from our own Flowfit Brand, we also work closely with a number of well-known manufacturers within the hydraulic industry to ensure our customers can find the very best solution for their hydraulic requirements. These companies are:
Chief Executive, Simon Parsonage said “We work hard every day to make Flowfit the world’s most respected hydraulics company. Flowfit’s drive is people. We offer great technical support, offer huge stock facilities for our customers and are continuously developing our product range and capabilities. All of this is aimed at maintaining our position as the best in the industry for customer service. Driving this is a staff who are encouraged to innovate and be the very best they can be.”
If you are not sure what you need, or you can’t find a particular product, just call us. We’re here to help you; we will also provide technical support and a free site visit to discuss your requirements.
Peace of Mind Guarantee
Everything you buy from us is guaranteed for a minimum of 12 months. If, during this time, a fault develops, then we will either; replace it free of charge, repair it or refund your money in full. We are proud to be a QMS ISO 9002 Registered Firm.
We are extremely proud after demonstrating that we produce hose assemblies to a standard set by the BFPA, that we have now been awarded the British Fluid Power Associations Seal of Approval for the production of hose assemblies.
Flowfit are proud to be an ISO 9001 2008 Registered Company. This ISO certification is the most widely-recognised Quality Management System Standard in the world. Flowfit have achieved this by demonstrating a commitment to supplying products and services that consistently meet customers’ requirements.
Please note ISO 9001 2015 is being implemented and should be in place latest Feb 2019.
The British Fluid Power Distributors Association (BFPDA) was formed in 1989 and is dedicated to improving the performance of distribution within the fluid power industry. Flowfit are a proud member of the BFPDA.