Company Profile The world's largest manufacturer of castors Colson British Castors together with Flexello Castors design and manufacture a wide portfolio of award-winning castors and wheels for diverse range of markets including medical, automotive, retail distribution and other general industrial applications. From its base in the UK, Colson British Castors and Flexello Castors utilise the latest design and development resources dedicated to the delivery of world class innovative products and solutions. As a part of The Colson Caster Group they are the largest manufacturer of light duty to heavy duty castors in the world. Colson Castors Limited, Flexello Castors Limited, British Castors, Global Castors are names synonymous with the design, manufacture and supply of castors and wheels and each has a proud history. British Castors was established in 1927 in the Birmingham area of the UK and originally were part of a foundry company that supplied metal framed beds. After a number of relocations they settled at the current site in West Bromwich in the famous Black Country and grew to be the largest supplier of castors to the retail distribution industry in the UK. Colson Castors Ltd was founded in 1982 in Halesowen, again in the Black Country, and designs a range of ground breaking high specification medical and wheelchair castors that are still being made today. After the acquisition of Castors International that included British Castors and Global Castors, they relocated into the British Castors facility. Flexello Castors Limited was established in 1935 in the London area and designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of industrial castors and wheels that are known throughout the world. In 2001 they were acquired by the Colson Group and later relocated to the West Bromwich facility. Global Castors founded in 1975 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire design and manufacture a range of twin wheel castors and associated products for the furniture and bedding industry. They were acquired by British Castors in 1994 creating The Castor Company. Colson Castors Ltd, Flexello Castors Limited, British Castors and Global Castors are a part of The Caster Group of Colson, the world's largest manufacturer of castors and wheels.