About Us - Tradition in Excellence since 1869
A global reputation for the highest quality products
With a proud heritage dating back to 1869, we are one of the largest privately-owned manufacturers of high quality lubricants in Europe. Over the past 145 years, we’ve developed a global reputation for delivering the highest quality products and services across a range of sectors in over 80 countries worldwide.
Heritage | A fifth-generation family company, history and tradition are at our core. We’re proud of the relationships we have with all our customers which are based on trust and flexibility – values which are integral to our business today.
Quality | Our international reputation is underpinned by our unwavering focus on quality. Our continual investment in the latest laboratory equipment enables us to deliver products for the most demanding of applications, products which are renowned amongst our customers and peers across the globe.
Innovation | We’re proud to be pioneers in our field. Our continued investment in our people and processes enables us to undertake cutting-edge research and development to create new and advanced technologies. Keeping in-tune with market trends, technical, and commercial demands, means we are able to deliver products which continue to meet the ever-changing needs of our diverse client base.
Flexibility | Ensuring both quality and flexibility in all that we do, from our super-fast lead times and small blend runs, to our client-first attitude, makes us true leaders in our field. This, added to our own in-house fleet of delivery vehicles and drivers, and our centralised warehousing, means that we are able to meet our customers’ demands time and time again.
Customer Care | Relationships are at the core of all that we do. From our continuity of account management personnel through to our dedicated delivery drivers, our team always goes that extra mile in understanding you, your business, and your needs.
Our approach to business
Our philosophy is focused on the social and environmental impact of our business’s activities as well as on our economic performance. This triple bottom line approach ultimately means that we not only monitor and measure our overall profits, but we are also mindful of the impact of what we do on our people and the wider environment.
Economic | We are focused upon ensuring our business remains financially viable and that we provide stable, long-term financial security for all of our stakeholders.
Social | We are focused on positively contributing to the communities in which we work and wider society, and in identifying the impact of all of our actions on those around us.
Environmental | We are focused on minimising the impact of our business activities on the environment wherever possible and are committed to reducing our ecological footprint through sustainable operations.