Meet The Distributor - Jiří Karas - KARAS

Travelling a little further afield, in this month’s Starrett dealer spotlight blog we chat with Jiří Karas the CEO of bandsaw and blade suppliers,KARAS. Based in the Czech Republic, we find out more about the company he single-handedly founded at the young age of 19-years old and learn how he…

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Aug182020



Meet The Distributor - Matthew Platt - Workshop Heaven

“We don’t really do working for, so much as working with,” says Matthew Platt of Workshop Heaven, in Oxfordshire. In this month’s Starrett dealer spotlight blog, we chat with the forward-thinking and positive owner of Workshop Heaven, suppliers of fine woodworking hand tools to uncover what…

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Aug182020



Meet The Distributor - Roger Smith - Thomas Graham

Continuing the legacy his great, great grandfather started in 1892, we chat with Roger Smith, Managing Director of Thomas Graham, the steel stockholding and industrial suppliers of north-west England, in this month’s Starrett dealer spotlight blog. Appointed to the role in 2002, Roger follows a…

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Aug182020



Meet The Distributor - Louise Thomson - RS Components UK

In this month’s Starrett distributor blog we chat with the Commercial Supply Manager of RS Components, Louise Thomson to learn more about this bubbly and charismatic character, the company she works for, as well as what challenges she believes lie ahead for the industry as a whole. Louise, tell…

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Aug162020