10/24/2017 How will the increasing cost of materials affect you? The economy has been improving for sometime and the industrial and the technological market is back to full swing. What a healthy development! How does that work in practice? Meer >>
07/07/2017 ACP is building a new business premises in a dynamic location in Dronten On 26 June 2017, ACP International signed the purchase agreement for more than 6,500 square meters of land on the new business area ‘Port of Dronten’. Meer >>
06/09/2017 Interzum 2017: Plenty of interest in our new products
Interzum, the international trade fair for furniture production and interior design, can look back on a record edition.
06/09/2017 Lifting systems for tables and desks ACP has more than 35 years' experience when it comes to quality gas cylinders and gas springs. We now also supply gas springs for height adjustment of tables and desks. Meer >>
06/09/2017 All our bestsellers in a handy, clear guide We'd like to present our new catalogue of no less than 60 pages with a handy overview of our best sellers. Meer >>
02/10/2017 Gas springs fitted with a standard cap One of the ACP spearheads is to improve our quality standards, for which we have an ongoing dialogue with customers and suppliers. Meer >>
02/10/2017 Raw materials more expensive Towards the end of 2016, you may well have received notification of price increases from your suppliers. At the end of 2016, ACP decided it would not raise its prices. Meer >>
02/10/2017 Erik Groothuis wins photo competition As you've no doubt read in earlier e-mails, we have staged a photo competition as part of our 35-year jubilee celebrations. There was a prize to be won for whoever took the best photo during one of our hot air ballooning trips. Meer >>
12/19/2016 35th anniversary year complete You might have noticed that ACP has been celebrating its 35th anniversary year over the past 12 months. Meer >>
12/19/2016 Photo competition nominations As part of our 35th anniversary celebrations, we went hot air ballooning with customers. Life certainly looks a lot different when seen from the sky. Meer >>
12/19/2016 Programme 2017 2017 will be an action-packed year for ACP. Our most important trade fair, the Interzum is planned, as well as our move to larger premises! A number of other matters are also imminent: Meer >>
09/30/2016 Photos hot air balloon flights Following the 35 year anniversary that ACP this year celebrates, She has organized different balloon trips with its customers. Meer >>
06/23/2016 New products
We have something new again!
- Soft saddle seat
- Aluminium blocks and operating lever
- No play
06/23/2016 ACP International ambitions
ACP has set itself the target of becoming the main supplier of many brands of furniture components for its European customers, by the end of 2017.
It makes no difference whether you have large or especially small volumes, plans or numbers, ACP is the ideal partner for the furniture industry.
06/23/2016 Internship Rowin de Vries
Time for an introduction…
ACP has recently become an officially accredited work placement company for the secondary vocational course 'Branch Manager for international trade'. Meer >>
06/23/2016 ACP accredited work placement company
We are proud to inform you that ACP became an accredited work placement company in May 2016. This is one of the steps in our target to establish projects to be fulfilled by students, based on cooperation with various colleges.
02/23/2016 First container of Ixions en route Slightly later than originally planned, the first container of Ixion star bases is due to arrive at ACP in week 9. Meer >>
02/22/2016 ACP 35 years As you have probably already read, ACP will be celebrating its 35th anniversary at the end of this year. From mid-February on, we shall be using new stationery for the rest of the year, featuring the 35-year anniversary logo specially designed for us. Meer >>
02/21/2016 New catalogue Many clients already have an ACP binder containing our product brochures. We have renewed our catalogue and shall be returning to an A4 sized book in which you will find the complete standard range of ACP products. Meer >>
11/30/2015 New colleagues ACP is growing! In order to maintain growth and know-how in the industry, ACP has recruited two new sales staff. As of October, we have been joined by Andreas Kargio and Pascal Pius. Meer >>
11/30/2015 Status of Ixion star base During this year's Interzum in May, we introduced our own first star base, called the "Ixion". We have received many positive reactions from our customers regarding its design. Meer >>
11/30/2015 ACP anniversary in 2016 2016 will be a festive year for ACP. The company which began as Suspa Benelux in 1981 is celebrating its 35th anniversary. Meer >>
07/09/2015 ACP redesigns showroom Having received so many reactions about the appearance of our show stand at the Interzum, we decided to take advantage of the oppurtunity to redesign our showroom in the same style. The first steps have already been taken. Meer >>
07/09/2015 Start production Ixion base Our new Ixion star base series was introduced during the recent Interzum trade fair in Cologne, and received great interest from visitors and customers alike. Meer >>
07/09/2015 ACP rings in the summer but will not be closing In what has become a tradition by now, ACP has rung in the summer with a barbecue. It was hosted by Barend Jan and Suzanne this year, on Friday 26 June. Meer >>
07/09/2015 Cooperation with Seating Direct ACP has been working with the UK-based Seating Direct company for more than 10 years by now. Seating Direct are producers and suppliers of so-called air cells. One of the products in their range is better known as the inflatable lumbar support. Meer >>
04/24/2015 Samhongsa innovations Samhongsa will be exhibiting a series of innovative applications in the field of gas cylinders. You can experience them "live" on test chairs and give your opinion. Meer >>
04/24/2015 Interzum 2015 The doors of the Interzum in Cologne will be opened once again from 5-8 May. No expense will be spared this time around, together with partner Samhongsa. Meer >>
04/24/2015 Samhongsa Anniversary! Samhongsa is celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, and will be sharing a number of product innovations with you at the trade show, on the occasion of this milestone. Meer >>
04/24/2015 The rumour has it ACP also has plenty to offer. You can learn all about what ACP does for (customer-specific) projects in the components field and which products have been devised and produced by the company itself or in collaboration with customers. Meer >>
03/12/2015 Euro nears paritly with US-dollar
The Euro continues to fall against the US-dollar. This decline has major implications for ACP because a significant part of the purchase is done in US-dollar.
03/03/2015 ACP enters into intensive cooperation with ACE We have undertaken an intensive cooperation with the German ACE company, a member of the SKF Group, in order to expand on our range of industrial gas springs and dampers within our own GASSPRINGS.EU brand. Meer >>
03/03/2015 ACP is growing; take a look at our job offers
Thanks to our continuing growth, the team could use some help!
03/03/2015 Did you hear us on radio 538?
It all began as a joke, and ended up being a fun and musical ACP half hour of 'Verrückte halbe Stunde' on radio 538.
12/03/2014 Our own products - in collaboration with you In addition to providing standard and custom components, APC is now also developing, designing, and manufacturing its own products. Meer >>
12/03/2014 Flexible development by means of flexible deployment of specialists! Nowadays, flexibility is the key word in almost every industry. More and more people are opting for self-employment and lend their expertise to several other companies. Meer >>
10/29/2014 New addition to our product range: Samhongsa height fixed cylinders from €11,95 We have added a collection of fine Samhongsa height fixed cylinders to our product range.
06/30/2014 The first new ACP packaging boxes are en route to Bahrain
As from now, we can deliver your orders in our own design ACP packaging box. The first ACP boxes have gone 'globe trotting' and have nearly arrived in Bahrain!
06/30/2014 Double-sided operating gas spring for the consistently low price: EUR 79.50! In recent years, the ACP range has included three gas springs which can be operated from both the top and bottom. Meer >>
02/19/2014 Let me introduce myself... Coen Meenhorst
ACP believes strongly in investing in new staff to attain and maintain a high level of expertise and professionalism. Earlier this month, Coen Meenhorst joined us as Operational Director.
02/19/2014 NEWSFLASH, ACP has new product brochures!
We are proud to present to you our seven new product brochures! This set of brochures represents the standard ACP product range.
11/15/2013 New Industrial development; gas spring with exceptional damping You probably enjoy the support of gas springs on a daily basis. The most commonly known example must be their use in the rear door of your car. Meer >>
11/15/2013 The base ring with turning clamp, for added value in your range! Are you looking for a base ring which clamps even more securely around the gas spring? Meer >>
10/15/2013 ACP sponsors SamenLoop voor Hoop SamenLoop voor Hoop is a national walking event for the benefit of the KWF Cancer charity, and was recently also staged in Dronten.
10/15/2013 Ergonomic swing seat with a very large working reach Any kind of excessive, lengthy and/or repetitive load on the body can soon lead to physical tiredness and injury.
10/15/2013 Varistand, a height-adjustable table column The Varistand is a ready-made, height-adjustable table column which is suitable for a wide range of purposes.
10/15/2013 All soft wheels to become charcoal coloured We shall soon be implementing a change in our range of office chair wheels.
10/14/2013 TREND: More production back to Eastern Europe The European furniture industry targets the middle to high segments: luxury and quality must counter the mass production from low-wage countries.
08/23/2013 Revolutionary aluminium cable ducting No doubt you recognise the cable chaos. One big mess of loose cables and cords hanging around your workplace.
08/22/2013 ACP already successful in Europa thanks to Samhongsa In our previous newsletter, we informed you of our European agency position which we have gained for Samhongsa gas springs.
08/22/2013 Special range of components for commercial chairs Halfway through this year, we added an attractive range of components for commercial chairs to our collection. The individual components, such as seats, bases and frames, can be combined in various configurations.
08/22/2013 A brief introduction: TyreTrolley During a brainstorming session, the staff at ACP were given an assignment to work existing markets with a new product.That saw the birth of the Tyre Trolley.
07/25/2013 Kick-back gas spring One of our customers requested whether we could incorporate a double function in a lockable gas spring. The purpose of this gas spring was to provide controlled movement of the back angle adjustment of an office chair when operated via a lever.
07/25/2013 Let us introduce our brand: GASSPRINGS.EU GASSPRINGS.EU has been an ACP International brand since 2009. As far as our background is concerned, we have many years' experience in the field of gas springs and hydraulic dampers. GASSPRINGS.EU is the European specialist when it comes to standard and customised solutions for the manufacturing industry, as far as gas springs and hydraulic dampers are concerned.
07/25/2013 New range 2-D and even 3-D arm pads In our previous newsletter, we introduced our new range of armrests. The armrests in the collection with a 10-step adjusting range of 10 cm can be combined with a new selection of 2-D and 3-D arm pads.
07/25/2013 CyberFreight as an international forwarder We have been doing business in the Far East for nearly 20 years now. We have been able to do so thanks to our reliable transporters. This important link in the supply process is one of the reasons that we can deliver products so quickly to you. We would therefore like to introduce you to one of our transporters: CyberFreight.
06/27/2013 ACP International becomes European agent for Samhongsa
As of mid-June of this year, ACP International has acquired the exclusive agency for Samhongsa gas springs for many of the European countries.
"We are delighted to undertake this agency and to stimulate further growth of the Samhongsa brand in Europe", says Barend Jan Kroese, CEO of ACP International.
06/27/2013 Extended collection of armrests From now on, our collection will include 10 new armrests in various colours and styles. The armrests are distinctive for their modern look, design and practical use.
All the armrests in the collection have a 10-step adjusting range of 10 cm and can be combined with a new selection of 3-D and even 4-D arm pads.
06/27/2013 Successful product of the month extended In consultation with our manufacturer, we can offer the BA625 for the price of € 32.50 (ex works Dronten warehouse) for orders of at least four crates or 100 pieces, in the month of July. This price applies as long as stocks last.
06/03/2013 ACP in animal food ACP donates apples to petting Cantecleer in Kampen. The apples printed with the logo of ACP are ground into feed, visitors and children enjoyed feeding the animals. Meer >>
05/13/2013 Target and opportunities The target of the new website is for it to develop into a central platform where companies from our branches can gather, exchange and upload information. We shall be keeping our clients up to date on all the developments in our markets by means of (targeted) monthly newsletters.
05/13/2013 Who is ACP? This family firm was founded in the 1980s, and son Barend Jan Kroese has been at the helm since 2006. ACP has been a leader in chair components, gas springs and dampers for more than thirty years.
05/13/2013 Product of the month and outlet Each month, we shall be putting a particular product in the spotlights. You will be kept informed via our monthly newsletter. It may be a new product, or possibly one which is to be discontinued. Or maybe a (seasonal) special offer for a certain product.
05/13/2013 4 disciplines ACP has classified all its know-how, products and skills in 4 clear disciplines;
This part of the website answers all your questions and provides product information on components for the production of chairs. Alongside a list of all articles are available from stock, the range has been further expanded to include bases for home use and lounge furniture. You can also contact our staff directly to discuss any of your (production) issues.
05/12/2013 Introducing new image ACP at Interzum Here it is! Today is the day, our new website www.acpi.nl is now online! This website is one of the subjects of the new corporate look of ACP International. Besides the website, ACP is also introducing its new stationery and even a new logo! With this new image, ACP wants to show that it is much more than simply a supplier of (standard) components for furniture and industry. Meer >>