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TGA 30TH BIRTHDAY OFFERS PULL IN SIGNIFICANT NEW MINIMO PLUS ORDERS AT TRADE DAYS

TGA, the UK’s leading specialist supplier of mobility scooters to retailers, has celebrated its 30th birthday at Trade Days 2015 whilst achieving healthy product orders especially for its new and enhanced folding Minimo Plus. The TGA exhibition stand was well attended by focused buyers looking to taking advantage of 30 exclusive trade offers on scooters and wheelchair powerpacks. This range of discounts and added value offers, in celebration of TGA’s anniversary, delivered impressive saving and once again reiterated TGA’s commitment to the trade. Its product showcase included many best-selling models and the latest marquee Minimo Plus was regularly demonstrated...

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INTERNATIONAL VEHICLE ACCESS SOLUTIONS SPECIALIST MOBILITY NETWORKS ACQUIRES ITALY’S CAROIL SYSTEMS

 The Mobility Networks Group, a global specialist in wheelchair access solutions for vehicles, will be significantly expanding its Italian operations and strengthening its worldwide product portfolio following the acquisition of Caroil Systems S.p.a. Based in Palidano di Gonzaga, Italy, Caroil Systems has been a highly regarded supplier of powered platform lifts for commercial vehicles since 1996. It has been acquired by Mobility Networks following commercial difficulties earlier in the year so existing and new customers can once again benefit from world-class products and service. Mobility Networks is a pioneering multi-national specialist in wheelchair lifts, ramps, wheelchair accessible vehicles and...

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AGE UK TEAMS UP WITH THERAPOSTURE TO OFFER A NEW ADJUSTABLE BEDS RANGE

 Age UK Trading has teamed up with Theraposture, a long established adjustable bed specialist, to offer a new range of electrically adjustable beds for older people. Age UK Adjustable Beds are designed so that older individuals and couples can sleep comfortably and feel refreshed, the beds have been developed by Theraposture in association with a qualified Occupational Therapist to offer the highest levels of support and reliability. The new collection of Age UK Adjustable Beds includes ready-to-choose and tailor-made adjustable beds, which can be created online using an easy-to-use “Bed Builder” virtual tool. Found at www.ageukbeds.co.uk, the “Bed Builder” helps...

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PARAGOLF SCOTLAND SECURES MONEY FOR SECOND PARAGOLF MACHINE

 Social Care Ideas Factory is an International empowerment charity based in Scotland that hosts ‘Paragolf Scotland’. The Paragolfer provides disabled people with the equipment to play golf with their friends, family and colleagues on a mainstream golf course. The Paragolfer has three wheels and the console to control it has a joystick that may be familiar to some Powerchair users. After transferring to the Paragolfer you are strapped in with a ‘harness’ over the chest and a ‘strap’ across your legs, there are also footplates to rest your feet on. The Paragolfer is easy to manoeuvre and when you’re in position you simply use the...

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Visit Drive Medical at Trade Days for a free breakfast butty and a brew

 Drive Medical Limited, one of the fastest growing major suppliers of durable medical equipment in the home healthcare, medical and rehabilitation markets in the UK, is offering visitors to its stand – D40 – at Trade Days a free breakfast sandwich, hot drink and the opportunity to discuss ‘What can Drive do for your business?’ The offer comes off the back of a successful year for the business. During the past 12 months Drive Medical have made a number of acquisitions, including Specialised Orthotic Services and Park House Healthcare, helping to expand their product range as well as extending...

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