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Etek Europe Appointed to Represent JBC Tools, Inc. in the UK

Oct 05, 2011

Mike Nelson, Etek Europe’s Managing Director (left), and Jaime Benet, President & CEO of JBC Tools.

Mike Nelson, Etek Europe’s Managing Director (left), and Jaime Benet, President & CEO of JBC Tools.

Etek Europe, a leading supplier of products and services to the European electronics industry, announces that it has been appointed as the UK distributor for JBC Tools, Inc., a leading provider of hand soldering and rework tools. Etek Europe Ltd. now purchases and stocks JBC Tools’ hand soldering and rework tools. Additionally, Etek stocks spare parts and accessories within Europe.

“This cooperation brings together two great companies - JBC Tools’ world-class soldering solutions and Etek Europe, one of Europe's largest distribution networks. Etek Europe is excited to add JBC’s range of soldering and de-soldering equipment to our Production Equipment & Consumables division,” commented Mike Nelson, Managing Director at Etek Europe Ltd.

With its own team of factory-trained experienced engineers, Etek is able to provide unrivalled service and support that focuses on quick response times, clear communication and complete customer care. Etek’s success goes hand-in-hand with that of its clients - building long-term, successful relationships is at the core of Etek’s business model.

Etek Europe Ltd. will represent JBC Tools’ complete line of tools for hand soldering and rework tools throughout the UK. For more information about Etek Europe’s products and services, contact Mike Nelson at +44 (0)1292 500 645 or on the Web at www.etek-europe.com.


Etek Europe is now firmly established as a quality provider of products and services to the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Medical and European Electronic Manufacturing industries. The six main divisions within the Etek Group are: Imaging, Cleaning, Fume Extraction, Manufacturing & Support and Consumables & Production Equipment. Etek has built its success on strong relationships with both customer and supplier which ensures they continue to deliver the latest premium solutions at a highly competitive price. With a team of factory-trained experienced engineers, Etek is able to provide unrivalled service and support that focuses on quick response times, clear communication and complete customer care.

More than 80 years experience has placed JBC at the technological forefront of tools for soldering and rework operations in electronics. Innovation, efficiency and reliability are the key features of a wide range of products that have been designed to satisfy the most demanding requirements. JBC’s global organization of local offices and a distributor network spanning five continents enables the company to provide quick and efficient service.

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