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The TIMco Promise - To You...............

TIMco has always been about family, since Tim Midwood founded the company back in 1972 to his son Simon now leading the way in 2016. At TIMco this family ethos not only extends to our customers and employees but importantly provides the backbone as to how we act and behave as a company.

An illustration of this is how at the recent TIMco conference Simon spoke of the ‘TIMco promise’ - a simple proposition; to provide our customers with the tools that they need to sell more and provide better [...]

TIMco's store locator!

TIMco's store locator!

At TIMco we are always looking at ways in which we can support our independent customers whether by providing quality and trusted products or simply supporting their businesses with new initiatives or access to training and advice.

We believe this approach will not only help build links and relationships between ourselves and our customers but provide quick and easy access to products for end user customers.

This approach is not just a marketing strapline but is embedded into the culture of [...]

‘How to…’

Did you know that ‘How to’ is the most popular search term on the internet? With Google you can now find ‘how to…’ do almost anything through an array of YouTube videos, WikiHow guides or websites let alone blogs or comment boards.

Although the second most popular search term on the whole internet is actually ‘how to make pancakes’, DIY is also right up there in searched terms with a number of DIY dads apparently at home with all the right tools but just a lack of knowledge as to how best to [...]

The Business Of Brexit

The Business Of Brexit

Britain’s decision to leave the EU may have taken the markets by surprise but it’s now a reality that is likely to have a significant impact in the way we work, rest and play here in the UK. But what are the immediate ramifications and what are the likely impacts on the fixings and fastener industry?

The first noticeable impact has to be the value of the Pound (GBP). Immediately following the Brexit vote the GBP to US Dollar (USD) exchange rate plunged to the lowest levels since 1985. This i [...]

Stronger Together

Stronger Together

The business world keeps spinning with new innovations, opportunities and competitors. That’s why last week we decided to launch the very first TIMco conference. The idea is a simple one, to bring a selection of our customers together to share best practice and where possible share with them developments and opportunities in the industry.

The conference took place over two days at our head office in Cheshire and included a full itinerary of guest speakers, a walkabout of our new facilities a [...]

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