Who we are

The North-West’s leading refurbished IT distributor with a global reputation

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Who We Are

Since company formation in 1997, 1st Technologies has grown into a leading UK distributor of refurbished IT equipment. From our base in Preston, Lancashire, we operate with nearly 60 full time personnel and 20,000 square feet of industrial warehousing.

With a strong reputation for honesty, integrity, and ease of doing business, we are a well-respected member of the global computer broker market. Providing IT refurbishing, IT remarketing and wholesale distribution of ex-corporate and ex-lease IT equipment, we process more than 10,000 systems every month through a variety of trade, retail, and public sector channels.


Company Overview

1st Technologies LTD is a global wholesale distributor of refurbished IT equipment, specialising in desktop PC’s, laptops, servers and workstations.

Serving domestic UK, European and worldwide export markets since 1997, 1st Technologies provides access to quantities of computer equipment from Dell, HP, Lenovo and other major brand manufacturers.

Our industry leading infrastructure in remanufacturing and logistics combines with an experienced, knowledgeable and personable sales team who strive to build lasting customer relationships.


Mission Statement

1st Technologies is an environmentally conscious organisation guided by our employee driven values. We embrace recognition with reward whilst employing advanced technological solutions to extend the lifecycle of IT assets.

Championing the circular economy, our processes reduce unnecessary environmental waste, enabling the reuse of world-renowned products whilst offering our customers a low-cost IT solution without compromising on quality.