Who we are
and what we do
We’re one of the UK’s largest suppliers of professional cleaning machines, but first and foremost a first class nationwide service provider with an industry leading network of 60+ service engineers and technicians who specialise in delivering onsite service to customers operating large fleets of cleaning machines at multiple locations throughout the UK.
Proven track record
50 years experience
With 50 years’ experience serving the commercial cleaning industry we understand the demands placed on our customers to deliver outstanding cleaning performance, productivity, cost-effectively and with minimal downtime and we help thousands of customers achieve this every day.
We have a proven track record for providing customers with innovative cleaning machines and service solutions and we’re experienced pioneers of product, service and technological innovation within our industry.
Purpose built, strategically located
Established in 1968 as a small domestic appliance repair shop, Vaclensa today is a multi-million pound business operating from purpose built headquarters strategically located in Manchester, where we have excellent proximity to all UK road networks. Manchester is also home to our national parts distribution centre, and Glasgow home to our UK manufacturing facility.
A team that delivers
Dynamic & forward thinking
We have an experienced, dynamic and highly responsive team who continuously deliver industry leading customer care and technical support. We also operate the largest field service network in our industry, with 60+ engineers and technicians based strategically throughout the UK, to enable us to respond quickly and efficiently to your callout.
We serve a diverse customer base that is constantly growing. With our reputation for professional cleaning machines and expert service, it’s easy to see why so many customers have chosen Vaclensa as their trusted equipment and service partner. Throughout our 50 years’ service we have developed long-term relationships with customers across most UK market sectors including retail, hospitality, leisure and institutional, as well as contract cleaning and facilities management.
High street retail
Restaurants & fine dining
Part of something big
An IPC Group company
Vaclensa is part of the IPC Group, one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of professional cleaning machines, including vacuum cleaners, pressure washers, scrubber dryers and sweepers, with a global distribution network for sales and service and turnover in excess of €200m.
IPC manufacture high quality, innovative and environmentally friendly professional cleaning machines, under several well-known brands including Soteco, Portotecnica and Gansow which specialises in Scrubber Dryers and Sweepers.
Our commitment to the environment
As one of the largest suppliers within the professional cleaning industry we are acutely aware of our role and responsibility in helping to protect the environment. We are a forward-thinking and innovative company with a clear commitment to the future. We take time to care about the things that are important. Our products are designed and manufactured to be environmentally friendly, using sustainable raw materials sourced from suppliers whose approach to environmental protection is in line with our own. We also service, maintain and recycle machines in an eco-friendly manner and in-line with WEEE regulations.