Variohm Wins Northamptonshire Business of the Year!
Last night we attended the Northamptonshire Chamber Business Awards and we are so excited and proud to announce that we not only won Export Business of the Year but also went on to win Business of the Year!
Variohm at the Engineering Trust Awards
Last week we were invited to The Engineering Trust Awards at Bicester Golf Club along with other companies in the area who have apprentices through the Engineering Trust.
Decades of Employment
At Variohm we believe we provide a desirable working environment for our employees. Founded in 1974, we have grown over the past 45 years to the first class sensors manufacturer and distributor we are today.
Our New Website
You may have noticed that we have a new website. We decided to make some alterations to bring our website up to date.
Jacob wins Apprentice award
Jacob Upton has been working at Variohm Eurosensor for 2 years. In August 2018 he won the AMI Manufacturing Apprentice award.
Women in Engineering at Variohm
You may remember back in January 2017 we wrote a story about how many women we had working in our engineering and production department.
Brexit One Year On
This time last year the UK voted to leave the EU. How has this affected Variohm Holdings over the past 12 months?
Variohm at Sensor + Test 2017
From the 30th May to the 1st June this year Variohm were in Nümberg Germany exhibiting at Sensor + Test 2017. This years show was a great one for Variohm – here’s why
Employee Benefits at Variohm
Earlier this year, Real Business published an article about the most desired perks in the work place. These included; nap rooms, paid time off for birthdays, flexible working and more.
Our Sales Meeting 2017
You may have read our previous blog post about our sales meeting. This year we have just finished our international sales meeting for Variohm Eurosensor and Ixthus.
Fascinating Sensor Uses Thanks to Variohm
You may have read our recent blog post “Interesting Sensor Applications you didn’t know Variohm was a Part of” which looks back at some of our more interesting and unusual applications over the years.
Variohm at the MIA Event; Motorsport to Automotive
Variohm recently attended the MIA Event; Motorsport to Automotive initiative at the British Motor Museum adjacent to the JLR Gaydon site. The event was aimed at bringing Motorsport suppliers and their technology to the Jaguar Land Rover Engineers.
Alison becomes Google Certified
Another of our employees has successfully passed qualifications. Alison, our Digital Marketing Co-ordinator has spent some time renewing her Google Certifications.
Variohm at Sensor and Test 2016
This year we attended the Sensor and Test exhibition in Nuremberg Germany. This is an exhibition we have attended for years now – here is why we think Sensor and Test is a great show.
Export Licenses and Dual use Declarations.
Our warehouse team has recently undergone some extra training. The training was delivered to us by Chadwick Export Services in Conjunction with Northampton Chamber of Commerce.
Variohm and Leue Sensorics at FMB
Earlier this month, Variohm Eurosensor and Leue Sensorics, one of our German representative’s, exhibited at the FMB Exhibition in Bad Salzuflen.
Variohm Approved by Investors In People
According to the Investors In People website, Investors in People standard is “The Standard for People Management. The standard defines what it takes to lead, support and manage people well for sustained results”
Mums Returning to Work at Variohm
Earlier in October, the Northampton Chronicle and Echo released an article titled “Most Northampton Firms not planning to increase numbers of returning mums”.
Graham Pattison; 20 years at Variohm.
This month we celebrate another employee reaching a milestone with us. Graham Pattison our Group Sales Director has been working with us for twenty years.
Variohm Group Sales Meeting
Being part of a group – Variohm Holdings – we have found it beneficial in the past to have a group sales meeting every couple of years.
Variohm at Sensor + Test 2015
In May 2015 we attended the Sensor + Test exhibition in Nürnberg Germany. We have been to this show many times in the past. This year we found the show to be well attended and we had some great enquiries.
Product Training from World Magnetics
We want to ensure that our product knowledge is as up-to-date as possible, this way we can help all of our customers with technical questions regarding our products.
Variohm at Autosport International 2015
We have exhibited at Autosport International many times, this year was our twelfth year in a row. We found it to be very busy this year, a record number of visits to our stand and lots of interest in our products.
Variohm.com is Now Mobile Friendly
There is so much technology now available and many different devices can now connect to the internet, with this in mind, we have decided to make some alterations to our website, so it looks good no matter what screen size you are using.
Recruiting The Right People.
Here at Variohm we value our employees and find that a very important part of our culture is to recruit the right people.
Pat and Helene Complete Their NVQ’s
Pat Goodridge, one of our sales managers and Helene Skinner, our Returns Administrator, have both passed their NVQ’s this month. We’re very proud of them for working hard to complete their qualifications whilst working.
Cathy Donoghue; 20 Years At Variohm.
Following the celebration of Alan Gilbert’s 30 years of employment at Variohm, we are now announcing the 20 year anniversary of employment for our Operations Director Cathy Donoghue.
Variohm’s Sales team is Expanding
As a company, we are very proud of our technical engineer sales team. This summer we expanded our team with the appointment of two new sales men focusing on different product areas.
Variohm Celebrates 40 Years in Business
This month we celebrate being in business for forty years. We thought you would be interested to know a bit more about the history of Variohm and the steps which enabled us to get to where we are today.