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January 30, 2020
ULEZ scrappage scheme

ULEZ Scrappage Scheme: How To Get £9500 For Your Old Van

ULEZ Scrappage Scheme: How to get up to £9500 for your old van Transport for London are doubling payments for the city’s ULEZ scrappage scheme. The scheme initially launched in March 2018. Under previous requirements, van drivers and small business owners in London could scrap their van or minibus in exchange for a grant to...Read Post
March 20, 2020
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Statement: COVID-19

With the recent progression of the Covid-19 pandemic. Vantastec Limited, with the advice of the government and World Health Organization, will be shutting down all production & sales operations for the next coming weeks. Whilst we are facing these challenging times, Vantastec are committed to protecting the wellbeing and health and safety of our employees,…

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March 11, 2020
Gaming Van Conversion - Game 'N' Action

Conversion Case Study: Game ‘N’ Action

Search for: Recent Posts Statement: COVID-19 20/03/2020 Conversion Case Study: Game ‘N’ Action 11/03/2020 Catering Van Conversion Case Study: Nikki @ C37 11/02/2020 Categories Blog Case Study Financing Industry News Jobs Leasing News People Small fridge vans Uncategorized Archives Archives Select Month March 2020 February 2020 January 2020 December 2019 November 2019 September 2019 April...Read Post
February 11, 2020
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Catering Van Conversion Case Study: Nikki @ C37

Catering Van Conversion Case Study: Nikki @ C37 Vantastec has partnered with local legends C37 to provide them with a mobile catering van conversion for their new mobile cupcake service. Based in Ystrad Mynach, C37 is a favourite amongst locals, becoming famous for their luxury afternoon teas and jaw-dropping cakes and cupcakes. Through the help...Read Post
December 25, 2019

The 9 Best Ways to Keep Your Fridge Van Cool This Summer

The 9 Best Ways to Keep Your Fridge Van Cool This Summer 25/12/2019 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments Keep your fridge van extra cool this summer With temperatures reaching highs of 39°C this week, we’re all feeling the heat of British summer and the extra heat. Here are our top tips for keeping your van...Read Post
December 12, 2019
Pile of pennies

The Top 7 Finance FAQs That You Need to Know

The Top 7 Finance FAQs That You Need to Know 12/12/2019 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments The Top 7 Finance FAQ You Need The Answers For It's Finance Friday! We're covering the top 7 frequently asked questions in finance and making the world of finance that little bit easier to understand. 1. Can I have...Read Post
November 6, 2019
Vantastec What Van Awards 2020

Vantastec Shortlisted For Two What Van Awards

Vantastec Ltd is delighted to announce we have been shortlisted as finalists for two separate categories at the What Van Awards 2020. The ceremony brings together industry leaders in the light commercial vehicles sector across a number of different categories including Manufacturer of the Year, Supplier of the Year, Van Dealer of the Year and…

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September 5, 2019

Vantastec reaches breakthrough in sustainability for refrigerated vehicles

Vantastec is proud to announce that our team of expert engineers have discovered a new way of using zero-emission electric-powered fridge units in medium-sized vans without sacrificing performance. With low emissions standards – including the resounding success of London’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone – impacting fleets across the country, more manufacturers are jumping on board…

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April 5, 2019
Balloons in sky

What is a Balloon Payment?

What is a Balloon Payment? 05/04/2019 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments What is a balloon payment and how can it benefit me? Here at Vantastec, we pride ourselves on our flexible finance plans. We understand that some businesses might not be in the position to pay for one of our vehicles outright - and that’s...Read Post
December 19, 2018
Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)

£23m Scrappage Scheme for Microbusinesses in London

£23m Scrappage Scheme for Microbusinesses in London 19/12/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge 1 Comment Scrappage Scheme for Microbusinesses The scrappage scheme has officially launched as of the 22nd of February 2019. It has been introduced as a cost-effective way for London's smallest businesses to update their vehicles to become Euro 6 compliant in a bid to increase...Read Post
December 18, 2018
Vantastec Sponsored the LCV of the Year Catergory at the What Van? Awards 2019

Vantastec at the 2019 What Van? Awards

Vantastec at the 2019 What Van? Awards 18/12/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments Our Experience at the What Van? 2019 Awards Ceremony On Thursday, 13/12/18, we took a trip up to London for the 2019 What Van? Awards in the Brewery. Here’s how we got on… We started with an early rise, leaving our hometown...Read Post
December 12, 2018
Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)

The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) and You

The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) and You 12/12/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge 1 Comment The Ultra Low Emission Zone: What you need to know In a bid to increase the air quality of London, the Ultra Low Emission Zone was rolled out in April 2019. We’re breaking down the information around the ULEZ so you...Read Post
November 22, 2018

ID Requirements For Finance

ID Requirements For Finance 22/11/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments ID For Asset Finance It’s Friday and it’s time for another one of our finance blogs. Today, we’re looking at what forms of ID you need when looking into asset finance. There’s some you’ll know and some you’ll be surprised at! One of the main...Read Post
October 26, 2018
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Asset Finance Explained

Asset Finance Explained 26/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments A Guide to Asset Finance It's Finance Friday and we're here to explain the ins and outs of asset finance. It's also not specific to vehicles. In fact, you can obtain a whole lot on finance. What is Asset Finance? Instead of paying the product off...Read Post
October 18, 2018
Pile of pennies

Finance Lease Vs Hire Purchase

Finance Lease Vs Hire Purchase 18/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge 3 Comments The Difference Between a Finance Lease and a Hire Purchase Whether you’re looking for a panel van, a crew cab, refrigerated or a bespoke conversion, you might see the terms Finance Lease and Hire Purchase everywhere you look when it comes to financing a...Read Post
October 12, 2018
Pile of pennies

Financing For A New Business

Financing For A New Business 12/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments A Guide to Financing A New Business We’re back again for another Finance Friday, this time exploring the decision to finance a vehicle with a new business which poses its own individual challenges. If you’re reading this blog, your story might look something like...Read Post
October 9, 2018

Vantastec Leasing Website Merge

Vantastec Leasing Website Merge 09/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments Leasing is being moved over We have some news for all our leasing customers! After some deliberation, we’ve decided to merge our Vantastec Leasing website so all of our content is kept together. In the next coming week, the Vantastec Leasing website will be redirected...Read Post
October 5, 2018
Piggy Bank

Poor Credit and Vehicle Finance

Poor Credit and Vehicle Finance 05/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge 3 Comments Finance Friday It's Finance Friday and we want to dispell a few myths around financing and poor credit. The world of finance is sometimes difficult to navigate, especially when all sorts of sources tell you different information, so we want to share what we...Read Post
October 3, 2018
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What Van? Award Nomination

What Van? Award Nomination 03/10/2018 Posted by: VantastecFridge No Comments 2019 Converter of the Year Nomination What Van? Have released their nominations for the Converter award and we’re delighted to be nominated. The 2019 Converter award is a reader-voted award celebrating the hard work carried out by converters and the vital contribution they make to the...Read Post
July 5, 2018
Chris after he braved the shave

The Shave Has Been Braved!

Brave the Shave As you may have read in our previous blog post, Vantastec's specialist conversion expert, Chris has braved the shave. Chris underwent the clippers to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support in memory of his mother on 04/07/18. We think he looks pretty good, don't you? At the time of this article, he has...Read Post
June 20, 2018
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Chris is Braving the Shave!

SummaryEvent ​Chris Braves the Shave Location ​ Vantastec Ltd, Unit C, 6 Coopers Court, Caerphilly Road,Ystrad Mynach,Caerphilly-CF82 7EP Starting on July 04, 2018Ending on July 04, 2018Description Chris shaves his hair in aid for Macmillan Cancer SupportOffer Price gbp 0Buy Tickets

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February 23, 2018

Job Opportunity – Panel Beater/Sprayer

Vantastec Limited is a specialised vehicle conversion specialist based in Ystrad Mynach. We are currently looking for a trainee Panel Beater & Sprayer to join our successful team.  To repair and replace damaged vehicle bodywork. To be considered for the role you must have an interest or experience in Panel Beating, Vehicle Body & Paint...Read Post
February 22, 2018

Trainee Fibre Glass Conversion Panel Fabrication Engineer

Vantastec Ltd is a fast growing commercial vehicle sales company based in Ystrad Mynach.  Specialising in van sales and temperature control conversions for a varied customer base.   We are currently looking for a Trainee Fibre Glass Conversion Engineer to join our successful team.  To manufacture and bond Fibre Glass Panels in a busy workshop,...Read Post
March 28, 2017

Job Vacancy – Semi-Skilled Mechanic

Vantastec Ltd is a fast growing commercial vehicle sales company in Ystrad Mynach, we specialise in van sales and conversions that include temperature control for the catering industry. We are currently looking for a semi-skilled mechanic to join our successful team and to be trained as a refrigerant engineer. The successful candidate should have experience...Read Post
March 23, 2017

Job Vacancy – Semi-Skilled Panel Beater Spray

We are currently looking for an experienced panel beater/sprayer to join our successful team. To be considered for this position you should have experience of panel beating with a proven track record. Job Description You should have good interpersonal skills and be able to work well as part of a team. Duties will include repair…

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