Tag: GSF Car Parts

Workshop heater options from GSF Car Parts

Workshop heater options from GSF Car Parts

Thursday 23rd November 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts and ZM Heaters prepared for this season with a programme of visits to help key staff members within The Parts Alliance businesses understand the workshop heating options.

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GSF Car Parts 2018 job diary now available

Monday 13th November 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has taken delivery of 5,000 of its ever-popular hardback A4 sized job diaries. They are available to customers now from the motor factor’s national branch network. Despite digital developments, these high quality desk diaries are still a workshop essential for most garages, and are always snapped up fast.

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GSF Car Parts to reintroduce Bendix brakes to UK with exclusive distribution deal

GSF Car Parts to reintroduce Bendix brakes to UK with exclusive distribution deal

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance has secured a long-term exclusive Western European distribution agreement to sell the Bendix brand of braking products. The agreement covers a full range of light vehicle aftermarket product categories. The company will initially focus on friction material products used in braking systems. GSF Car Parts, a subsidiary of The Parts Alliance, has a long history selling Bendix braking products in the UK. The new marketing programme will highlight Bendix’s historical reputation for quality, and the benefits of increasing quality options for the consumer in deciding between replacement parts.

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GSF Car Parts: ‘record sales in Garage Essentials’

GSF Car Parts: ‘record sales in Garage Essentials’

Tuesday 26th September 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts reports sales so far in 2017 from the Garage Essentials workshop equipment tooling programme have reached record levels, citing several factors.

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Summer downpour doesn’t dampen GSF trade evening

Summer downpour doesn’t dampen GSF trade evening

Wednesday 23rd August 2017 | 0 Comments

The latest GSF Car Parts trade evening drew an impressive turnout of garage owners and technicians to the national motor factor’s Harlow branch for an open evening on 2nd August, despite heavy rainfall.

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Midlands open evenings are record breakers for GSF

Midlands open evenings are record breakers for GSF

Tuesday 27th June 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts say their Leicester branch open evening held on 15 June drew 120 garages customers, making it the best attended ever. It built on the success of a similar Coventry branch event three weeks earlier that also attracted over 70 garage owners and technicians.

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GSF Car Parts rewards exceptional service

GSF Car Parts rewards exceptional service

Tuesday 30th May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has launched a new staff reward programme that aims to recognise team members who go above and beyond the call of duty to help customers. Staff can be nominated by colleagues, suppliers or most often, the customers themselves who write in regularly in surprisingly high number with testimonials, social media comments or simple notes of thanks for members of GSF Car Parts’ loyal national team.

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GSF Car Parts saves motorists millions with DPF professional cleaner

GSF Car Parts saves motorists millions with DPF professional cleaner

Thursday 25th May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts say the Vetech DPF Professional Cleaner they launched in 2015 has already saved UK motorists millions of pounds in replacement parts.

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New trucks to support GSF growth

New trucks to support GSF growth

Thursday 11th May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has taken delivery of two new lorries which are set to streamline its growing business. The pair of Iveco Eurocargo 180-250 18T curtain side vehicles each has a 1.5t tail lift for quickly and efficiently transporting bulk stock out into the branch network. They represent a combined investment of £130,000.

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New branch for GSF Car Parts in Bristol

New branch for GSF Car Parts in Bristol

Monday 8th May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has opened a new branch to cater to booming demand in the South West’s biggest city. Bristol North opened its doors for the first time on Monday 24 April, to be met with a queue of curious customers.

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Milton Keynes hosts GSF trade evening

Milton Keynes hosts GSF trade evening

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has hosted another successful trade evening for garage customers, this time at its Milton Keynes branch. The event, which took place from 6-10pm on Thursday 6 April 2017, attracted around 70 independent garages.

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Spring issue of Garage Essentials now available

Spring issue of Garage Essentials now available

Tuesday 4th April 2017 | 0 Comments

The spring issue of Garage Essentials, the tools and equipment brochure from The Parts Alliance, is available now to view online. Printed copies of the 76 page quarterly garage equipment brochure will be arriving at of The Parts Alliance members Allparts, Bromsgrove Motor Factors, Car Parts & Accessories, CES, GMF, GSF Car Parts, SAS Autoparts, SC Motor Factors and Waterloo.

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GSF Car Parts expands air conditioning programme

GSF Car Parts expands air conditioning programme

Friday 31st March 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has launched what its claims is its “best ever line-up” of air conditioning solutions. Available to review in full in the spring issue of ‘Garage Essentials’ in April, the new air-con units, which include labour-saving automation, leak detection, vehicle databases and on-board printers, appear alongside a comprehensive range of workshop equipment, available from members of The Parts Alliance.

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CPD deadline prompts interest surge in GSF training solution

CPD deadline prompts interest surge in GSF training solution

Thursday 30th March 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has seen a late spike in interest from garage technicians eager to comply with the new 2017 CPD requirements imposed on all MOT testers by DVSA, ahead of an end of March deadline. Under the changes, which come into effect for the first time this year, MOT testers will no longer need to attend the five-yearly refresher course but are instead now required to complete annual training and assessment.

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GSF Car Parts’ ski week hailed as a great success

GSF Car Parts’ ski week hailed as a great success

Thursday 30th March 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has completed a skiing trip to France’s Val d’Isere resort for 60 customers, suppliers and members of the GSF management team. Key personnel from invited supporting suppliers such as Banner, Sogefi, Brembo, Elstock, Schaeffler and Tetrosyl attended, though most of the travelling party were invited from GSF’s trade customer base of independent garages.

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