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Southern Manufacturing & Electro...

February 20, 2020

To showcase the company’s portfolio of Services, Materials & Equipment offerings to the UK market, Reel Service Ltd was exhibiting once again at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics show, ‘The UK’s LARGEST regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting exhibition’ which took place in the fantastic Hall 1 at the Farnborough Exhibition & Conference Centre. From early on […]

Southern Mfg & E...

January 20, 2020

Join Reel Service Ltd at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show ‘The UK’s LARGEST regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting exhibition’.   The show takes place Feb 11th, 12th & 13th at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, a brand new 20,000m2 state-of-the art venue, offering superb modern facilities, easy access and free onsite parking.  Come and join […]

Updated Promotional V...

December 05, 2019

Following recent investments in state-of-the-art automated manufacturing solutions, Reel Service Ltd’s promotional video has been updated to showcase our new capabilities. The additions to the video highlight just a selection of the new investments which have been made in order to to support our ongoing process improvement drive. From carrier tape manufacture through to tape […]

Another Successful Pr...

November 28, 2019

Reel Service is proud to have again taken part in Productronica in Munich, a trade show which continues to evolve and innovate to drive the progress of the electronics manufacturing sector.  The 4-day show again boasted impressive statistics with 44,000 visitors from 96 countries and 1,500 exhibitors from 44 countries.  This year, in addition to […]

The Countdown to Prod...

September 17, 2019

With less than 2 months until the electronics industry event of the year, our colleagues, customers, suppliers and industry partners are all eagerly looking forward to Productronica ‘the world’s leading trade fair for electronics development and production, the entire value chain in one place’. The show takes place Nov 12th-15th in Munich and Reel Service […]

Creating Life Savers ...

August 30, 2019

Did you know that defibrillators are an essential part of trying to save the life of someone who is in cardiac arrest?  They can easily be used by anyone until professional medical help arrives.  For every minute it takes for a defibrillator to reach someone and deliver a shock, their chance of survival reduces by […]

25 Year Service Award Badge

The Latest Addition t...

May 20, 2019

The latest team member to join the growing Reel Service 25 year service, ’25 Club’ is Engineering Manager Adam Rigby who joined the Tape & Reel Dept. in 1994. Adam started in the role of Operations Technician at a time when automation of the Tape & Reel process was still in its infancy.

Competitive Advantage

April 24, 2019

Benjamin Franklin said “you may delay, but time will not”, this is particularly apt in the world of commerce and especially the electronics industry where change is accepted as a constant.  Semiconductor components continue to shrink in size and an almost infinite array of CSP/bare die outlines emerge daily since they are unconstrained by traditional […]

On the Up…….

March 28, 2019

With the first quarter of 2019 almost at a close, before we start to face the inevitable business challenges that Q2 will present, it is worthwhile to take a breath and reflect on the first 3 months of the year, which in tune with the last 2 years has continued to provide growth and opportunity […]

Southern Manufacturin...

February 28, 2019

Reflecting the current strong business climate throughout the UK, there was a very positive atmosphere amongst the exhibitors in the fantastic new Hall 1 at the Farnborough Exhibition & Conference Centre ahead of the 2019 Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show.  Reel Service Ltd was exhibiting again at Southern to showcase the company’s portfolio of Services, […]