About Protrade


Excellent Customer Service

Our conscientious team are committed to delivering #BuiltOnTrust to all customers.

Knowledgeable Team

With countless years of industry experience, our Protrade specialists have unrivalled knowledge and problem-solving ability.

Peace of Mind

We exclusively offer extended warranties across our carefully selected power tool brands, over and above the manufacturer’s warranty period.   



Supplying Fixings and Power Tools direct to the trade since 1973

Protrade are proud to supply professional power tools direct to the trade and consumer for over 50 years. We have become one of the largest independent UK power tool distributors and we supply trade tools direct from our state of the art distribution centre in the East Midlands, along with our wide range of cordless power tools and hand tools. We are a family business which has built our foundation on great products and exceptional service.

As well as a massive variety of top-quality power tools and hand tools, we supply a wide range of fixings and fastenings, adhesives and sealants, power tool accessories, PPE equipment and workwear, access equipment, cable containment and cable support systems, site lighting, and cleaning and hygiene supplies. Of course, all the products supplied by Protrade are proven, reliable, professional-quality items. We supply all accessories, fixings and trade tools direct from our wide stockholding ready for next day delivery straight to your home, workplace or job site.

The manufacturers we work with are renowned in the UK power tool industry for their innovative, robust and reliable power tools. Milwaukee, Festool, Makita, Mafell, Panasonic, IMEX and Metabo are some of our key power tool brands.

Extraordinary service levels and warranty periods are achievable because of our state of the art in-house service centre which is a compelling reason to buy power tools products direct from Protrade. Not only is the facility an official warranty service agent for most professional power tool brands, but it also has exclusive rights as the only authorised UK power tool repair facility for many of the brands too.

Why get your power tools direct from Protrade?

  • We supply all of our trade tools and products including power tools direct to the whole of the UK using the reliable FedEx next day delivery service
  • Click and collect accessories, fastenings, fixings and power tools direct from any of our 5 East Midlands depots – in Burton, Derby, Nottingham, Mansfield and Chesterfield.
  • All UK power tools sold come with our exclusive #BuiltOnTrust Power Tool Support package.
  • A large proportion of the #BuiltOnTrust power tools are supplied with additional warranty cover, over and above the manufacturer’s warranty.
  • If it does break – We take care of the entire repair process and hire another power tool direct to you from just £2 per day
  • All warranties are registered by us with the manufacturer, and serial numbers are stored against your customer file. If there is a problem, we take all the aggro out of sorting out the repair.