Wheelco is proud to be partnered with Blickle, German Quality Wheels and Castors, and has been appointed the sole New Zealand distributor of their products.
Founded in 1953 by Mr Blickle in Rosenfeld, Germany, this family business has grown from strength to strength. Blickle now employs over 700 staff and has 14 subsidiaries across Europe and North America. Blickle is now one of the top wheel and castor manufacturers in the world.
Their Goal is simple – to develop the best wheel and castor for every application. Blickle really does reinvent the wheel every day with their innovative concepts, excellent material and production technology. It's no wonder that Blickle are world leaders in their field, famous for their impressive technical expertise and superb quality products. All products are made in Germany and are maintenance free and long lasting.
Blickle has invested in the future for their customers. Their huge fully automated logistic centre has the capacity to dispatch up to 60,000 products per day. Most products across the range are able to be dispatched the following day. They now export to 120 Countries worldwide.
Our new association with Blickle reinforces the quality and service levels that is an integral part of Wheelco. Bickle staff focus on innovation through research and development as well as a commitment to stay ahead in world markets.
These core values are reflected in Wheelco. With over 20 years of experience, excellent product knowledge, helpful staff and an extensive product range, we provide our customers with the best selection and quality in all types of wheels and castors.
Pictured: Wheelco's recent visit to the headquarters in Germany with Mr Blickle and the export team.
The Blickle Product Range
The Blickle product range offers the appropriate wheel or castor for any application whether it be in the industry, trade or public sector, and includes more than 30,000 different wheels and castors with load capacities ranging from 20 to 50,000 kg. As well as their standard product range Blickle also manufactures customised wheels and castors according to specific customer requirements.
With certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001/2008, Blickle's consistent quality assurance policy provides customers long service life and maintenance free products. In April 2012 Blickle also obtained the environmental management certification according to DIN EN ISO 14001.
Can the wheel be reinvented? Take a look at the process used to manufacture Blickle wheels and castors, from the initial design draft to subsequent production in numerous individual steps, assembly and final packaging in the logistics centre.