About Alan Butcher Components Ltd.

Since 1986, we have been distributing electronic and electro mechanical components. Over this period, we have developed considerable experience within a variety of industries, supplying OEMs, sub-contract manufacturers, designers and broad-line distributors.

As a family business, our focus is on our customers; we strongly believe in communicating with you! We provide high quality products and excellent customer service, no matter how large or small the order.

When purchasing from Alan Butcher Components, our customers can expect:

  • Exceptional customer service
  • Competitive pricing
  • Ex-stock delivery for most products
  • Technical support
  • Pro-active delivery updates
  • Rapid responses to enquiries
  • Scheduled/call-off ordering
  • High quality & reliable products
  • Wide product portfolio
  • Innovative, modern and beautifully designed products
  • A person at the end of the telephone


We are ISO 9001 accredited. A copy of our certificate can be downloaded by clicking on the ISO logo. The products we supply are covered by international approvals, copies of which can be supplied on request.


Our products are used in a diverse range of applications including:

  • White goods (washing machines, ovens, tumble dryers)
  • Medical products
  • Caravans and boats
  • Household appliances (showers, coffee machines, kettles)
  • Security applications
  • Kitchen and bathroom units
  • Distribution boxes
  • Air conditioning and heating products
  • Recording studios


We have established strong working relationships with all of our suppliers to ensure the products we distribute are of the highest quality. These manufacturers develop new solutions and new technologies to ensure continuous improvements to their products and processes.

With this support, Alan Butcher Components offer innovative products designed to the highest specifications and manufactured using modern, efficient production lines.

We have franchise and/or agency agreements with the following manufacturers:

Berker, Germany – socket outlets and switches

Everel – manufacturer of the following brands

      • Molveno – switches
      • Signal Lux – signal lamps
      • Kautt & Bux – IEC connectors

PIC, Germany – float switches, reed switches and sensors

Deca SwitchLab, Hong Kong – 16mm illuminated push button switches –

ITW Metalflex – Domestic appliance controls and signal lamps.

Working with our suppliers and customers, we have the flexibility and experience to offer customised solutions for your specific design requirements.

How to Order

If you would like to place an order or need technical assistance, please give us a call or send us an email. Our sales and technical team will be very happy to help!

RoHS and REACH Compliance

Alan Butcher Components Ltd. has taken and continues to take, measures to ensure that the products within our range comply with the EU directives on the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) and the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH).

As a distributor of electronic components, we are not involved in the manufacture of any product and therefore, we rely on the information provided to us by the OEMs. Every effort is made to qualify the status of our products and we are happy to provide further information on request.

To speak to one of our technical advisers on what products best suit your application, please use our email contact form or call us on +44 (0)1258 45630