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We introduce our BikeShed to Tuffboxes

BikeShed - One Bike

With over 376,000 bicycle stolen each year, and a company filled with cycling enthusiasts, we were keen to develop a new addition to our Tuffbox range over the last few months. So, this Summer we’re pleased to announce we launched our new Tuffbox BikeShed. Like the Tuffbox Original, this is our first edition and it’ll be developing over the coming year to offer variations of size, capacity and accessories.   Continue reading We introduce our BikeShed to Tuffboxes

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Best way to secure your tools in your van

Van Tuffbox

Of course the obvious answer to this question is to not leave your tools in your van, especially overnight. However, situations call for times when you have to leave them in your van, such as staying over on a job away from home. One of the most secure ways to keep thieves from getting to your tools, is to secure them in a heavy duty metal toolbox or tool chest, such as a Tuffbox. Continue reading Best way to secure your tools in your van

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Behind the scenes of manufacturing the New Micro Tuffboxes – Part Two

powder coating

We follow on from last week’s blog post showing the initial stages of a Micro Tuffbox being cut and welded. This part highlights the powder coating stages and assembly that goes into making a Micro Tuffbox.

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Behind the scenes of manufacturing the New Micro Tuffboxes – Part One

Last month saw us launch our new range of Micro sized Tuffboxes, aimed at the on-the-go portable toolbox security market. As like all the other Tuffboxes, the Mircos are manufactured in Britain at our Oldham factory so we have gone behind the scenes to look at how the little Tuffboxes came to life…

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New Tuffboxes Shrink and turn Pink for Cancer Research UK [Press Release]

Managing Director Emma Gilligan with the new Micro Tuffboxes

British designed and manufactured Tuffboxes (www.tuffboxes.co.uk) have launched a new ‘Micro’ sized model to accommodate the increasing demand for portable on-the-go security. Alongside the trademark blue and black design, this product launch has seen the Oldham based company produce a Limited Edition pink version aimed at Women in Construction and Manufacturing, as well as supporting Cancer Research UK with a £2 donation of every pink sale donated to the charity. Continue reading New Tuffboxes Shrink and turn Pink for Cancer Research UK [Press Release]

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Save 10% with May Day Mania!

May Day is an old, history filled tradition across Europe, and in fact the world. It in part originates from the protests and demands to bring in the 8-hour day (40-hour week). Before the 8-hour week became law, such as the 1800s, many labourers would work in excess of 16hours a day, 6 times a week – that’s a whopping 96hours a week. So during a congress back in 1904, trade unions across many counties agreed to stop labour work on 1st May where possible. Today ‘May Day’ is more commonly known as ‘International Workers Day’. Continue reading Save 10% with May Day Mania!