Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd started trading back in 1987. The Company’s main sector of interest being the Roller Shutter Trade to which it initially sold a range of Roller Shutter Locks, Padlocks and Shutter Components. Thereafter became affiliated members of the British Blinds and Shutters Association (BBSA). With the introduction of its Research and Development division the Company progressed by introducing new design innovation to its range of Roller Shutter Locks, resulting in the introduction to the UK, of its Pin & Bullet (Guide) Locks.
Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd is currently one of the UK’s main suppliers in the to The Container Hire Industry and the Roller Shutter Trade. In association with the industry, continues to advance the quality and security of its wide range of Locks, Padlocks, Cylinders, Mortice Locks, and Safes, using current technology applications.
In 1995 Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd moved from their original site to larger premises to accommodate the expansion of the business and to further extend activities to the security sector industry, where we still are to this day. In 1998 Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd further diversified into the security aspect of the Motorcycle Trade and now also supplies Motorcycle Security Chains and specialised Motorcycle Padlocks.
In 1999 Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd applied for and were awarded the ISO 9002 certificate, (currently re-named BS EN ISO 9001 - 2000), which guarantees full provision of quality services, products and reliability, we also became members of the Master Locksmiths Association. and now employ our own Locksmiths which can undertake any Master keying, and re-piniing of Padlocks.
The diverse needs of the Security Industry and Domestic Market has also encouraged Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd to enter into co-operation agreements with well known internationally reputed security lock manufacturers, such as Cisa, Facchinetti , Effe-Ti-Taroni, Lok 2000, Viro, Era, Assa Abloy, Yale, Mul- T- Lock, Chubb, Codelocks, Burton Safes, Phoenix Safes, Orion, to ensure the highest quality and specialised security lock products, at a competative price.
Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd excellent reputation is due to the maintenance of a first-class service, due to being a small family run business, and at the same time we carry a wide range of products, catering to the different requirements of our customers, from being cost effective, to the finest quality available, together with an experienced and obliging sales staff and locksmiths, items will be despatched for next day delivery (for Mainland Britain), providing it is a stock item, specialised items may take up to 5 working day’s,
All our own products that carry the ‘ILS’ logo are manufactured in the EC. ILS is also a registered trade mark.
Italian Locking Systems (UK) Ltd continues in association with the industry looking for new security products and technologies, which will be translated into further enhanced design specification for the benefit of the Container Hire Industry and the Roller Shutter Trade and other associated industries and domestic use, thus enhancing and improving in the overall effectiveness of security and peace of mind, either in the workpalce or at home.