What really sets us apart is our in-depth knowledge about every market advantage from the widest possible range of leading laundry and drycleaning equipment. Our expert team isn't just knowledgeable; we are truly passionate about finding the right solution for you, your budget, your technical requirements, your premises and your business goals.
Laundry and drycleaning operations are hugely diverse across New Zealand and the Pacific.
The one thing all our clients share is that they expect the greatest ease and efficiency of use, for the least expense and maintenance demand.
We offer a complimentary consultancy service complete with a bespoke evaluation report specific to your business needs. All you need to do is contact us, and find out for yourself why we are the industry's preferred laundry and drycleaning partner.
A qualified Textile Technologist, started in the industry in 1981, Patrick has more than 32 years' experience. Taking ownership of the business with his wife Veronica in 2009 further cements his commitment to the industry.
Doing his best by his customers is paramount and the team at Böwe are dedicated to that task.
Veronica works part time in the business assisting Patrick where required and trying to keep him calm! Veronica has a background in Accounting and is ACA qualified.
Jamie Started with the company in 2000, initially bringing warehouse experience Jamie learnt about our products and customer base before gaining a position in the sales team. Having travelled overseas for technical training from our suppliers, Jamie offers our customers complete hands on advice, always giving honesty with the touch of London humour.
Angela is the newest member to our sales team concentrating her efforts on our consumable products. Her background has been in the fabric and leather protection industry. She brings along her love for customer service and satisfaction. Always happy to help if she can. Angela also brings Jango – a friend for Molly making our office Schnauzer club members up to 3.
Ed's technical experience as a top end Industrial Electrician in South Africa has been an invaluable find for Team Böwe. In charge of our Service Department, Ed co-ordinates our team and response to our customers. Planning of new installations, technical training and maintenance are his forté.
Ed is supported by the rest of the service team.
Min looks after our Chinese customers however her main role is in handling all spare parts and equipment orders. She can tell you the price and availability of parts ex store or indented items. Min controls our parts orders and tracks these along with machinery that is en-route to New Zealand. She also co-ordinates air and sea freight logistics.
Lisa is the company Accountant who manages all things administrative. She is one of our newest staff members joining us in September 2016.
Lisa assists customers with forward exchange cover on equipment purchases and is our key contact for all financial matters.
Steve is our warehouse manager and is responsible for picking and despatch of all our orders on a daily basis. He is also regularly overseeing machine despatch, and handles telephone enquiries for spare parts.
Darryn is our newest technician to join Bowe, Darryn who originates from South Africa has a good understanding of VSD & PLCs, design of control panels &industrial generators. Darryn brings with him a strong electrical background in both industrial & commercial as well as mechanical experience.
Geordie has been with Bowe since 2017 and brings with him project management skills.
Previous experience includes being a team leader designing & manufacturing tools with large international companies. Experienced engineer with Air NZ. Project manager to the food processing and industrial gas supply industries.
Geordie is also Bowes CAD drawing specialist.
Reinhold Huber has 30 years experience in the market bringing a great knowledge in mechanical engineering as well as being a fully qualified Electrician. He has been a familiar face on all the major projects we have undertaken in the market, especially mono rail systems!
Böwe takes security seriously and has relied on a specially trained Miniature Schnauzer, Molly to keep watch. Molly loves a good ear-scratch any time you are passing by.
The devil is in the detail. With Böwe NZ Ltd, every element of your purchasing decision is up front and transparent. You'll know your likely running costs. You'll understand why one machine gives you efficiencies over another. You'll have a technical and supply partner you can trust to keep your business running smoothly and profitably, long into the future.
Our full time service engineers are expertly trained and regularly travel New Zealand and overseas. Our offices and warehouse cover 6,500 square feet with machinery stock, accessories and one of the most comprehensive spare parts inventories in the country for both the drycleaning and laundry industries.
We are able to give you an unparalleled commitment to the very best in after sales service, maintenance, spare parts supply and emergency call out services, and we welcome visitors. Come meet our friendly, accessible team and see for yourself.
We have been using Bowe’s services for machinery supply, installation, servicing,maintenance and repairs as well as drycleaning and laundry supplies and consumables for over 20 years. Bowe are a key supplier to our business and are very proactive in bringing international machinery and product suppliers such as Bufa, Bowe, Veit and Sankosha to meet with us regularly which adds real value to our business. We really appreciate the frequent contact by Bowe’s account management team in anticipating our needs and following up on issues
Bowe have supplied our drycleaning stores with drycleaning consumables and chemicals for the past 7 years. I have always found their service and responsiveness to requests great.
The fact that the average staff longevity in the company is 13 years indicates we love doing what we do for our customers and keep coming back for more... thank you customers !!!