Blog Archive: 2018

Blog Archive: 2018

Paul Hardy’s ‘How To’ Guide Preventing ATM Breakdowns

Posted on 16 April 2018 by the AF Team

As the saying goes, “Look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves..…”. Surprisingly, this concept can also relate to ATM and card cleaning maintenance too; if you invest a little on maintenance you will reap the rewards in the long run. Much of the built up dust and grime is hidden from view but can cause costly breakdowns, paying havoc with your profits!

Try my 5 point…

Keyboard Capers, Workstation Workout and Malteser Racing – (AKA On The Road With AF International)

Posted on 05 April 2018 by AF Web
Category: Fun, How-toTags: Fun, How-to, Workplace, iPhone, Screen cleaning

My alarm wakes me an hour earlier than usual today, at the bright and early start of 5am; (well maybe not so bright, rather dark) and a most definitely wintry February morning. As I head off for an early morning walk with my dog I start to think about the day ahead. Instead of my usual 20 minute commute I will be meeting Key Account Manager Sue Simkiss for an action-packed blitz day at one of our…

So,…..When Is A ‘Phone Not A ‘Phone?

Posted on 15 February 2018 by the AF Team
Category: How-to, FunTags: Fun, How-to, Workplace, iPhone, Screen cleaning

For this months’ blog we have handed the reins over to AF International Key Account Manager Sue Simkiss. We asked Sue what appears to be a ‘trick’ question, “When is a ‘phone not a ‘phone?” Over to you, Sue…….

Thank you, I’ve been really looking forward to writing this months’ blog and the ‘trick’ question has certainly given me food for thought. From my perspective the answer is that a…

How BSI training and advice helped award winning company HK Wentworth transition early to the new standard for the automotive industry, IATF 16949

Posted on 17 January 2018 by AF Web Tags: BSI

“BSI offered outstanding advice on areas where we needed to do a little bit more to meet the new requirements”

Ron Jakeman,Managing Director, HK Wentworth

The business in brief

Founded some 75 years ago, Leicestershire-based electrochemicals company HK Wentworth is a global manufacturer supplying the aerospace, automotive, LED lighting, and IT and office…

How-To Guide - Ensure That Your Workstation Is In Shape For 2018

Posted on 11 January 2018 by the AF Team
Category: How-toTags: Workplace, How-to, Sprayduster, Cleaning

Yes, it’s that time of year again; the annual opportunity to draw a line under the Christmas excess and make plans for the forthcoming months. We’ve all been bitten with the “New Year, New Me” bug at some time, caught up in the infectious drive for a fresh start to the year. We all love the feeling of being motivated but it doesn’t need to stop at maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Sometimes the best…