The company supplies power tools and hand tools to retailers and industrial suppliers. The company’s reputation for great service and unsurpassed after sales support has made them the wholesaler of choice for the brands that they carry. Their training and understanding of power tools and the complimentary brands they carry has made them successful in their sector.
The renowned FERM Power Tools, a Netherlands based company, have been looking for a suitable distributor in southern Africa and after months of negotiation they have signed a 10 year exclusivity deal with CIB Partners to supply their products to retailers in southern Africa. FERM have been designing and developing high quality power tools and accessories since 1965. Product Management is central to every product development process. FERM’s extensive 50 years of experience in the field of power tools has provided them with unrivalled insight into customer demands and expectations. Their critical market analysis, coupled with compliance to all applicable international safety standards, enables their product management team to react quickly and supply exactly what the customer is looking for.
FERM Professional Power tools have the apt slogan of ‘Power to Create’. Their objective is to provide customers with a ‘professional quality tool.at an entry level price’.
Being a power tool only company ensures that FERM truly understand and focus on this sector of the industrial environment making them the tool of choice for professionals in many countries.
FERM is a global brand, exported to over 40 countries worldwide. Orders are fulfilled from the FERM warehouse in the Netherlands as well as directly from its factories. The brand is fast becoming a global player in power tools. South Africa has just joined the FERM family with their signing of the 10 year exclusivity deal with CIB Partners.
Having 10 years of experience with professional brands, CIB prides itself on safety and compliance. The entire FERM range has successfully received approval from the NRCS, which means that it meets both the South African and European quality and safety standards.
CIB Partners are very excited about this new partnership that adds to their already impressive, comprehensive portfolio. The FERM range will only be available to independents, ensuring competitive pricing to stockists. The initial products being introduced to the market cater for metalworking, woodworking, engineering and construction applications.