Moving and handling equipment – Centromed celebrates 20 years

Posted on June 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Started in 1982 by Kenneth Oliver with one product, Centromed is celebrating its twentieth year as a manufacturer of moving and handling equipment. That first product, the mattress variator, is still being sold, along with a range of moving and handling equipment which includes mattress variators, pillow lifters, leg lifters, turning assistors, bespoke beds and chairs. Centromed¹s current chief executive is Cheryl Hollis (Mr Oliver¹s daughter), who took the reins of the company in 1990. “Our company philosophy is Å’Caring for your comfort and improving quality of life¹, for clients and for carers,” Ms Hollis said. “We have strived to achieve this from day one, and with two decades¹ worth of experience trading in the moving and handling field we have built up a range of products which truly make a difference to people¹s lives. Our range is the result of extensive research, development and specification upgrading and, to ensure these products are accessible to all, we have an extremely competitive pricing

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