Supply chain challenges: Autumn 2021

How businesses are adapting and overcoming ongoing market challenges: Recovery and confidence in the UK’s economy are continuing to grow, national figures suggest. This week employers have reported an extra 241,000 staff added to payrolls – another indicator of economic recovery, following 2020’s challenges. And quarterly figures from the CBI show output remains strong across […]

Steel Price as at Q3 2021

As we move further into Q3 of 2021, steel prices are yet to show any signs of re-tracing to early 2020 prices anytime soon. That said, with the global steel supply improving it is likely the sharp price increases we have been witnessing have come to a slow down and may begin dropping by the […]

Steel Price as at Q2 2021

According to S and P Global Platts Iron Ore & Steel Outlook, iron ore prices were tipped to continue rising which can be seen to be the case in the chart from Trading Economics. In December 2020 we wrote an article on why steel price was increasing, which at this point iron ore was at […]

New Home for ADS Laser Cutting

Leicester’s Iconic Fox’s Glacier Mints factory in Braunstone Frith has been acquired by ourselves, ADS Laser Cutting – the premier metal laser cutting, folding, fabrication and metal finisher. Providing bespoke to volume solutions. We are a family business who already operate out of two sites, one in Wigston where the laser cutting, folding, fabrication and […]

Busy as Ever Amid Pandemic

As the premier metal laser cutting, folding, fabrication and metal finishers we have managed to remain open during the peak of the Covid crisis, with our order book now being back to pre-lockdown levels. Starting off with 2 employees in 2005, the business has grown year on year to 66 employees by 2019. The start […]

Covid 19 Free Express Delivery

Our team has adapted well to the current situation, of which we are very proud and as a company we are doing our bit to assist in the current crisis by prioritising enquiries from medical companies and offering our express service free of charge for projects related to Covid-19, as we understand how important it […]

Fully Open and Operating Against Covid-19

In light of recent events, we have found a spike in the number of enquiries coming in from the medical and pharmaceutical industries. These are not typically our core sectors, but the pandemic has affected not only our personal lives but businesses and industries, too. Having followed the governments guidelines, moved people to working from […]

Coronavirus Update

I wanted to send everyone a personal message. Here at ADS Laser Cutting Limited during these challenging times, our prime focus has been to ensure the safety of our staff and customers whilst continuing to metal laser cut, fold, fabricate and finish a range of components for our customers. We have followed closely the governments […]

Million Pound Investment to Grow and Create Jobs

Trumpf 10kw cutting sheet metal

While many businesses have not made investment decisions because of uncertainty and lack of confidence brought about by Brexit, we have invested in a new metal laser cutting machine from manufacturer Trumpf at a cost of £1m. The investment will help us continue our growth and in doing so provide new jobs locally. New Laser […]

Great feedback from a customer is always welcome!

People don’t say it enough. We’re quick on the phone to belly-ache if you’re 5 minutes late with something, even though we’re quite unreasonable in our expectations. But on this occasion, thanks very much for getting our stuff out to us just in time to take the pain out of the day. Have some good […]

Exceeding Expectations in 2019

Can I express my huge thanks to you and your team for working together to get our order delivered to us today. You were even earlier than your own optimistic delivery date by one day, amazing! This has now given us extra time in which to manufacture and prepare our specimens for the BRE test […]

New investment in 2019

We are pleased to announce that we are now the proud owner of a Timesaver machine that will allow us to apply a brushed finish to your laser cut parts. The bed is 900mm wide. This will allow us to provide stainless steel and aluminium parts in a variety of thicknesses with a cosmetic finish […]

Andrew Edwards – Testimonial

Hello, Please find attached Purchase Order No. 4368 – Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any queries relating to this order. Thought you might like some feedback too….absolutely delighted with your service, excellent product, good communication altogether a pleasure doing business with you. Long may it continue. Best wishes, Andrew Andrew […]

Darren Robinson – Testimonial

Morning Stu, I hope you are well. I just wanted to send you a quick message to say thank you very much for getting these galv panels turned around in such quick time for me. It is very much appreciated. When I consider that you didn’t even have the material until late afternoon yesterday, the […]