Newsletter - August 2022


Engine & Transmission Manufacturer Supply Delays.

*Lead-times are increasing, please urgently review your current stock & future requirements*

Production capacity, component sourcing, shipping constraints & post-Brexit delays remain an issue across all manufacturers.
We strongly advise all customers (Especially OEM’s) to confirm current & future requirements ASAP (Covering both 2022 & 2023).
Place firm orders now with future call-off dates to get in the queue for our current stock & future deliveries (Large volume future call-off orders may be subject to a payment/stocking plan).

ETA's / Delivery Dates

During the current global supply/shipping crisis, please be advised that all ETA’s/delivery dates advised to you are estimated & cannot be guaranteed.

Please utilise our supplier emergency order options for items that are required urgently (Reduced discounts & emergency order/carriage charges will apply in most cases).

Supplier Price Increases.

Effective for all deliveries from the dates shown below (Regardless of when the order was placed).
New price lists will be available to download from our website shortly prior to the effective dates.
Briggs & Stratton OEM Engines: 1st August 2022.

Hatz Parts: 1st August 2022.
Honda Engines: 1st September 2022.
Kawasaki Engines: 1st August 2022.
Kubota Parts: 1st August 2022.
Kubota Oil: 1st August 2022.
Tuff Torq Transmission & Parts: 1st August 2022.

Please note that some suppliers may impose price increases without prior notification, in these rare cases they will become effective immediately. Kohler Replacement Engines: 1st July 2022

Kohler & Lombardini Annual Summer Shutdown

Affects all parts & engine deliveries from the Italian factory.
Last date to send stock/interim orders into us for processing prior to the shutdown: 4 th August 2022.
Reopening date: 23rd August 2022.
Emergency orders will be processed as normal, except for 15th August 2022.

Kubota Engines Annual Stocktake

7th November 2022 – 21 st November 2022.
Kubota Engines UK will be closed during this time and there will be no movement of goods, please plan your engine & kit requirements accordingly.

General Discounts

Remember, the more you spend with us, the more discount you will be awarded (Reviewed annually in January).
Refer to our product lines, consolidate your supply & use us as your one-stop-shop.
Discount schedules can be downloaded from our website.