13.09.2016 - 17.09.2016 — Hall: 6.3 Stand: B 07
The company was founded in 1908 manufacturing and repairing laminated road springs, but after many years recognised a growing demand for aftermarket spares and changed the business model to become a wholesaler of commercial vehicle components. In the past 25 years the company has also been known as Kellett UK Ltd and more recently Multipart Universal, a part of the Lex Group of companies.
But these names are long gone and the new era of specialist distribution for commercial vehicle components is Universal Components UK Ltd. Part of the TVS Group - Universal Components has a proven track record seeing year on year growth since 2004 and supplies in excess of 1000 customers through 35 different countries. UC offers over 24,000 products across 14 majors groups backed by our stringent quality control process and new product developments regulated by IS9001/2008 accreditation.
The 15,000 m2 main distribution centre is located in Sheffield at the heart of the United Kingdom employing in excess of 100 people. Our focus is on support and service geared around a technical sales approach and continued product development. In house marketing offers up to date and accurate cataloguing with a full e-commerce media option via our new web site. Assurance is guaranteed with a team of worldwide engineers who follow a QC inspection process to ensure all products are of the highest OEM equivalent product standard and quality.
Some new product ranges to highlight include – Truck Body Panels, Steering & Suspension, Shock Absorbers, Caliper Repair Kits and Viscous Hubs & Fans.
With distribution centres in the UK, India, South Africa (end of 2014) and the USA (from 2015) the UC Group is a major global company.
2015 will see UC relocate to a new bespoke distribution centre as product and stock holding increases to service ever growing demand...more news to follow so keep in touch!