Shield Leading The Way In Customer Service

Shield Leading The Way In Customer Service

14th August 2018

We LOVE receiving customer feedback like this...........

Manchester

"I Just bought a battery from your Manchester shop this afternoon. The customer service of your team was excellent both with my initial telephone enquiry and when I went to purchase my battery. Brilliant blokes. Harry" Well done to the fabulous team, at our Manchester Battery Centre, excellent cu ...

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Beware Of Imitations

Beware Of Imitations

10th July 2018

There are times when one is given information that is so staggering that one has to blink, rub one’s eyes and re-read the information as the content is utterly unbelievable. Word reached us recently via our recycling partners of batteries sent to them for recycling that have been fitted with a false bottom and contain a lump of granite.

There is no reason whatever to do this, b ...

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Ford Model T Keeps On Going

Ford Model T Keeps On Going

27th June 2018

Shield has been keeping Britain moving since 1910, so we were pleased to see that this comparative youngster of 93 years will be kept on the road using a new Shield battery to replace the one that’s been in there since September 2009.

Shield make these bespoke hard rubber batteries by hand and the care and attention to detail involved in building these important products is a joy to wat ...

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Shield Batteries supplies customers around the world with hard rubber batteries

Shield Batteries supplies customers around the world with hard rubber batteries

26th June 2018

One of our customers in France was kind enough to share pictures of the 183 type battery that is now fitted to his glorious 1957 Ford Thunderbird.

Shield supplies customers around the world with hard rubber batteries. These hand made batteries are made from tooling that goes back decades, are a staple of the classic car market and a “must have” for the owner that wants his pride and jo ...

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Important UK Announcement: New regulations will change the way motorcycle and hard rubber batteries can be sold

Important UK Announcement: New regulations will change the way motorcycle and hard rubber batteries can be sold

8th June 2018

From July 1st 2018 all motorcycle & hard rubber batteries must be filled by the retailer before being sold to a member of the public in the UK who does not possess a valid EPP licence

New changes to government legislation mean that from July 1st 2018 it will be illegal for a member of the public to purchase a motorcycle or hard rubber battery that is supplied with a s ...

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Winter Survival Tips at Shield Batteries

Winter Survival Tips at Shield Batteries

This winter has been unusually cold and we’ve seen more than our usual share of snowfall, so we have put together a list of useful tips to help take care of your battery and your car.

A battery is designed to work at an optimum temperature of around 25ºC and when the temperature falls to around freezing, the battery’s capacity is compromised by as much as a third. Therefore, keeping ...

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Victron Energy at Shield Batteries

Victron Energy at Shield Batteries

18th October 2017
Access to the Victron range of battery accessories enables us to offer you many solutions for marine and off-grid use. As what is probably recognized as one of the best known and trusted manufacturers of chargers, inverters, on-grid and off-grid power solutions, we are confident that by working alongside us we can find a solution that meets your requirements.
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Shield Batteries has another new van to join its fleet!

Shield Batteries has another new van to join its fleet!

21st September 2017
Shield Batteries would just like to say thankyou to Absolute UK Signs Ltd for sign writing another one of our vans. This one is now ready to join our fleet and is on the road delivering batteries from today (21st September). This is the fourth new van purchased in 2017 and will help keep our customers supplied and happy.
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Staff Training at Duracell Automotive factory in Europe.

Staff Training at Duracell Automotive factory in Europe.

25th September 2017
On Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th of September 10 members of the Shield team from across the country travelled to Duracell Automotive. When there, they had a look around the factory and saw how the batteries were made, as well as had a direct Q&A session with the manufacturers. The team were lucky enough to be shown the city via Segway. Our team are now fully prepared to answer your questions as ...
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Shield Batteries recognized in an international publication.

Shield Batteries recognized in an international publication.

25th August 2017
Best Magazine Article Download

Shield Batteries were recently interviewed to be featured in an international publication. The article was on how we compete as a small independent battery manufacturer and how we have survived and flourishes when the odds were against us. We have attached a copy of the article above! ...
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