Safety Tips for preventing Winter Slips & Falls

It’s that time of season where slips & falls occur at an increasing number.  Slip and fall accidents increase during the Autumn and Winter season for a number of reasons: there is less daylight leaves fall onto paths and become wet and slippery cold weather spells cause ice and snow to build up on paths There are effective actions that you can take to reduce the risk of a slip,trip or fall. Regardless of the size of your site, always ensure that regularly used walkways are promptly tackled. Remember to... Read More


PARRS in partnership with VARIOFIT

PARRS products are a byword for quality. Therefore when we set up a partnership with a manufacturer of handling equipment, we look for only the highest quality products on the market. Variofit is a classic range of German engineered platform trucks that offers outstanding manufacturing integrity coupled with surprisingly affordable pricing. We love the product so much that we have committed to carry large stocks to make the Variofit product available to you on next day free delivery. Apart from the unmatched 12 year manufacturer’s warranty on the Variofit product,... Read More


Introducing PARRS Priority

Everyone is different. Some people want to go online, find the best price and delivery, buy as quickly as possible, and then go in search of the next deal. That’s great, and we think there’s a sometimes a bit of that attitude in all of us. However there are those of us who want a little bit more. PARRS Priority has been created for our customers who might want to make life easier for themselves. We want to work with you to establish what you want from your online experience with PARRS; it... Read More


Bike Week 10-18 June 2017

10% off Bike racks and shelters during Bike week. There are more bikes on the road now than I can remember, which is great news. By leaving the car on the drive and getting on your bike, you are improving your health, your environment and your bank balance. So here at PARRS we want to fully support this great initiative by offering 10% off our extensive range of bike racks and shelters. For domestic use we would recommend our great value free-standing racks. Just select the number of bikes you... Read More


Wonderful Ravendo!

We have always loved quality products here at PARRS and we also love Scandinavia. So when we got the opportunity to distribute the wonderful range of Danish manual handling products from RAVENDO, we jumped at the chance. There is something fantastically understated about the RAVENDO brand and its products. You really don’t need a big fanfare when your products are this good. For instance, the patented Easy-tip Sack Trucks are so simple and yet so effective at taking the strain out of moving goods. Just try the easy tip system... Read More


20% off Blue Seal Stepladders

I have been doing this job for around 25 years. In that time I have seen some significant changes in the things we sell, as manufacturers learn to make their products better over time. However there are some products that they get right first time. One case in point is the Blue Seal Stepladder. This instantly recognisable step has not changed since I joined PARRS in 1992; that is because there is nothing that needs changing. It is very lightweight for a Class 1 step, the hand grips are exactly... Read More


Get involved with the Great British Spring Clean!

When you see pictures of the Britain in the 1970’s and the winter of discontent, it is hugely encouraging to see how far we have come in keeping our wonderful country tidy and free of litter. Campaigns such as Keep Britain Tidy and the Great British Spring Clean have done an enormous amount to show us that when communities can work together to keep litter off our streets, everyone benefits. We, at PARRS, are proud to support this year’s Great British Spring Clean taking place between the 3rd and 5th... Read More


British Manufacturing at its best…introducing PARRS Furniture Skates

We believe that if you are serious about doing a good job, then your need to be serious about the equipment you use to do it. PARRS has always been the retailer to go to for the world’s best quality sack trucks such as EXPRESSO, RAVENDO and COSCO. Now we are able to say that we sell the best furniture dollies you can buy. And what’s more, they are hand-made here in the UK! As with so many handling products, the key to a great furniture skate lies in the castors. And... Read More


COSCO A manual handling brand that delivers!

Some good news from the United States. We introduced the COSCO aluminium multi-function hand truck to the UK three years ago.  And from day one it became a bestseller. It is not hard to see why. This US branded sack truck offers a multitude of options for the user; The 3-in-1 sack truck comes on either pneumatic or puncture proof wheels, it gives you the option to use it as a standard truck, or convert it to the tilt position to take the load off your hands, or maybe bring it... Read More