Latest News

December 2010
Ramsey Timber STRIKES GOLD with Argos

Great news from the 2010 Argos Supplier Review Conference. We’re absolutely delighted that the Ramsey Timber Group has achieved GOLD SUPPLIER STATUS. Currently only 13 per cent of Argos suppliers meet the stringent criteria needed to get them over the Gold threshold. We’ve now set ourselves the target of gaining the even more coveted Platinum Supplier status by March 2011.

December 2010
Goodbye to Bill

Our many thanks to Bill Hacking, who starts his well-earned retirement this Christmas. Bill has been a highly respected agent of the Ramsey Timber Group for 15 years, focusing on the slat set division of our business. He has made many friends among our customers over the years, so we’re sure they’ll want to join us in wishing him and Kathleen a happy retirement and all the best for.the future.

November 2010
IRONCAD goes live

There was excitement all round in the Ramsey Timber offices as we went live with our new Ironcad CAD system. This enables us to create 3D images of all our components and frames. The production benefits include greater precision and accuracy, less waste, cleaner cutting and opportunities to rethink critically the value of each working component.

October 2010
Launch of double and king-size Ottomans

The prototypes are back from testing and have passed with flying colours! Please contact Mike for further details of our full Ottoman range.

September 2010
Improved CNC capability

We’re now delighted to be able to offer bespoke CNC capability, thanks to the delivery of a new Morbidelli Author CNC machine. This significantly improves our commitment to being a one-stop shop for all our customers’ frame requirements. Offering a wide range of routing and boring capabilities, the Morbidelli Author has a drilling unit with 10 vertical spindles, facilitating drilling on the X, Y and Z axes. Other features include auto tool change and grooving capability.

June 2010
New image reflects the future

We unveil a complete image make-over, including a new corporate identity and improved website. As a technology-driven industry leader, Ramsey Timber’s production and service standards now present a much more professional and up-to-date external shop window to fit in with the forward thinking plans of the company.

April 2010
Unbeatable JIT response

We strengthen our lead in JIT production and delivery. Technology enhancement means that all our JIT lines are now capable of double-ended tenoning and are fitted with state of the art cross cuts and moulders.

January 2010
Customers benefit from Ramsey Timber technology investment

We continue our determined policy of investing in technology by adding two double-ended tenoners to our Leadermac GA6  and B4 lines. This offer customers even more JIT flexibility, enabling them to meet growing market demand for rapid supply chain responses.