Locators are a supplier and service support company for:
– Forklift trucks and warehouse equipment
– Construction telehandlers
– Access equipment
– Industrial cleaning machines
– All storage systems
We were established in 1985 and have become the leading independent materials handling company in the South of England.
Please scroll down to see our management team along with the key moments in our history.
Founder and Chairman
Group Engineering Manager
Joined as Group Engineering Manager in 2019 with a wealth of experience gained in the British Army, Serving with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers.
Customer Services Manager
Started as Credit Controller in 1997, before taking over the management of order processing and hire departments and then becoming Customer Support Manager in 2007.
Group Accountant & Company Secretary
Joined as Assistant Accountant in 1996, becoming Group Accountant 2000 and Company Secretary in 2003.
Locators secured additional territory with Toyota in 1996 and opened our Reading branch covering the M4 corridor and West London. In the same year, we launched a Locators Storage and racking division, to provide customers with a single source turnkey solution. Following continued growth and in 2000 we moved into our purpose built facility in Ferndown Industrial Estate.
Most recently, in 2018 Locators ‘returned home’ and re-joined the Toyota Materials Handling UK distributor network covering central Southern England.