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21 June 2018

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Pyrolytic Ovens: A Care at Home Solution?

Self-cleaning pyrolytic ovens have been increasing in popularity over the last few years, with more brands and companies offering the technology every year. Not only do they eliminate the need for oven-specific cleaners and detergents,...

14 May 2018

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

With our Live Chat, You’re Always a Click Away From Accuride

Excellent communication is one of the most important factors in all big businesses and none more so than at Accuride. As a global company in a modern age, communication between our hubs around the world as well as with our customers has...

20 February 2018

Blog Author: Philipp Krebs, Project Business Development Manager

How Accuride Europe Uses Scrum for New Product Innovation

Creating the telescopic slides and systems of tomorrow can be difficult to accomplish. At Accuride we aren’t just making sure that our slides are the highest quality available on the market, we want to make sure that our slides are...

02 January 2018

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Designing the ideal office of the future

How advances in technology change the way we work Office design is moving into a new era with advances in technologies, improved ergonomic furniture and strategic lighting replacing the tired and often boring offices of the past. But as...

23 November 2017

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Care Home or Care at Home?

This question can be a tough reality for millions of families around the world when elderly or vulnerable relatives reach the stage where they need extra care. Making a decision can be a long and difficult process as families weigh up the...

26 October 2017

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

How virtual reality is changing the way in which we connect with the real world

Advances in technology are speeding up at an incredible rate Technology is evolving faster than it ever has before. 40 years ago, ‘computer’ was not a household word. Since the turn of the millennium, phones have evolved from...

12 September 2017

Blog Author: Philipp Krebs, Project Business Development Manager

Electrically opened centre console storage - a new level of luxury in cars

Since 1999 Accuride has been supplying millions of sliding systems for automotive centre console armrests. Because the interior designs of our automotive OEM customers evolve, Accuride has been continuously adding features to our slides....

03 August 2017

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Design for small living spaces

The need for more homes is becoming an issue of growing concern across the UK. It is estimated that over 250,000 homes are needed each year in the UK alone to keep up with this demand. Because of this, developers are under more pressure to...

29 June 2017

Blog Author: Accuride

We ask an Accuride engineer why and how the friction guides have been designed

The friction guides have been designed in-house by Accuride’s product engineering group. David Brooks is one of Accuride’s product design engineers based in the Northampton office responsible for this range of guides. We...

12 May 2017

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Is the natural world influencing the design of the next generation of electric vehicles?

In the last 10 years, electric cars have come a long way; they were once only thought of as transport for those who rejected practicality for the status of owning a fully electric car. Back in 2007, electric car pioneers, Tesla Motors...