Company Profile

MFW Trade Warehouse (previously Mick Ffrench Wholesalers) has been trading for over 30 years in Canberra and is one of the first independent refrigerant wholesalers in Australia.

Managing Director, Brendon Scrimshaw, has over 15 years' experience in the industry & prides himself on providing exceptional service to the refrigeration & air conditioning trades in the ACT. We also supply and support nearby regions, including Cooma, Jindabyne, Goulburn, Yass and Young.

You will find an extensive range of products for refrigeration and air conditioning — You can count on us, whether it is to design a new plant, finding the right refrigeration equipment for the job, or go the extra mile to source elusive spare parts to maintain existing plants.

MFW supplies air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, including all installation requirements; copper pipe and fittings; insulation; tools; test equipment; refrigerants; oils and the list goes on. Wherever you are in Canberra and its surrounds, we can organise the delivery of the products you require.

We pride ourselves in providing the highest level of service and support to all our customers.

Service is our #1 priority


Our Range

Air Conditioning

We stock a comprehensive range of Panasonic & Mitsubishi Heavy Industries air conditioners, from 2kW high-wall split inverter systems through to 20kW ducted inverter systems.


MFW is a supplier of leading brands like Bitzer, Bock, Carel, Copeland, Embraco, and Enthalpy. MFW have the engineering expertise at hand to help with all technical design and specification.


With the support of Carel Australia, MFW can assist with all your humidification requirements. Whether you require a humidifier for small areas (Humidisk or compactSteam) or large spaces (Humisteam or Ultrasonic), including galleries and archives, Carel Australia has the engineering expertise and the right product for whatever your requirements may be.


We are a distributor for Carel Australia and carry a large range of products including the IR33 series of refrigeration and universal controllers and the flexible MasterCella2 for the control of refrigerated rooms and cabinets. You will also find the HAN-L62 Hanwest air conditioning controllers with defrost boards; Regulator Australia’s TC5044 universal controller with smart sensor (replaces the HEVAC and DELTADORE controllers); and MJB’s EDF series of defrost controllers and the full range of anti-cycle/on delay timers.


MFW carry a large range of tools. You can find a comprehensive range of CPS specialised tools including leak detectors, vacuum pumps, reclaim units, scales and manifolds. We also stock Testo digital manifold gauges as well as hand held and stationary test instruments and an increasing range of Kincrome tools.

Ice Machines

MFW can supply you with Ice-O-Matic self contained and modular ice machines (with capacities ranging from 23kg to 623kg) as well as the Grant Ice Systems’ range of flake ice machines up to 2400kg. We also carry a range of Follett ice and water dispensers developed specifically for the healthcare industry.

Duct Store

The MFW Duct Store in Mitchell now stocks a large range of Duct & Fittings including R1.0, R1.5, Nude Duct, BTO, DBTO, Y Branch, Starting Collars, Joiners, Reducers, Diffusers, Outlets, Return Air & Supply Air Boxes, Plenums, Flashing & more. If we don't stock it, we can get it!


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