iPlate – The most Innovative Letterplate in the World

Letterplate designs have been pretty stagnant for the past few years, with new releases being a variation of one basic design. So we decided to do something about it and have taken the Letterplate to the next level. 

The iPlate has a unique frameless design, patent pending soft close mechanism, corrosion proof construction, a unique un-sprung hinge and a patent pending magnetic ‘click to close’ feature. ... read more >

UAP TradeLocks A Hit at The Locksmiths’ Exhibition

We enjoyed great success at the recent Locksmiths’ Exhibition with visitors flocking to our stand to try out the new Letterbox Tool Video Goggles and to take advantage of our exclusive show prices.

The TradeLocks team were kept busy demonstrating the latest accessory for Pink’s Letterbox Tool, our new Video Goggles. The Video Goggles went down really well. We received some really positive feedback with visitors telling us that they were a ‘really good idea’ and ‘incredibly useful as they free up your hands.’ ... read more >


We’d like to say Merry Christmas and end 2010 with a fabulous festive competition!

2010 has been a great year for us here at UAP. Our number one priority has always been customer satisfaction and judging from the results of our customer survey in July, we have continued to provide you with outstanding product quality and customer service.

And we’d like to end the year on a high by offering you the chance to win 2 exclusive VIP tickets to one of the remaining Bolton Wanderers games of the 2010-2011 season!To win this fabulous prize, simplyclick on the winter scene below.
We have had lots of suggestions for what the mistake could be and no one has guessed rightIf you think you know the answer then e-mail helenfoote@universal-imports.com ... read more >

Take a look at our blog banners….

If you have visited our Tradelocks website in the last few days, you’ll have noticed some big improvements. We don’t want you to miss out on all our special offers and deals, so we’ve created a banner to make sure they get noticed.

Following our hugely successful slogan competition, we thought it’d be nice to share some of  your slogan suggestions with our customers. We’ll be adding three new ones to our banner each day, so keep your eye on www.tradelocks.co.uk! We also thought we’d share a selection of the best slogans here on our blog… scroll through each blog post and you’ll see a different one at the top of each page. Thanks to everyone who entered… your chocolates are on their way! ... read more >

And the winner is……

We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who entered our Tradelocks Slogan Competition.  

With some extremely entertaining entries, it was hard to pick a winner – we just can’t believe how many creative customers we have! 

 After much thought and a staff vote here at Tradelocks, it’s the moment of truth and we can now announce the winning slogan…. 

Congratulations to Ant of Anton Locks who came up with the winning entry…An iphone 3G worth £360 is now on its way to Ant – how’s that for a fantastic prize?  ... read more >


It’s Tradelocks 1st Birthday and we’d like to give YOU an amazing present!

 That’s right, we’re giving away an iphone 3G (8GB) worth £360 to one lucky customer! All you need to do is come up with a great slogan that you think sums up Tradelocks. The more imaginative the better, so be as creative as you want.


The winner walks away with a fantastic iphone, so get your thinking hat on – it’s well worth it! ... read more >