Array Of Awards For Cormar
Metro Chairman, John Keyworth presents Cormar's Neville Cormack OBE with Supplier of the Year Award
Cormar Carpets has continued its run of industry awards success by winning four trade awards in 2009.
The Metro Independent Retail Buying Group voted Cormar Supplier of the Year for the 10th consecutive year, plus a special lifetime service award was presented to the company’s chairman, Neville Cormack OBE. Flooring One Retail Group also named the Lancashire based carpet manufacturer its Supplier of the Year for the fifth time, and in August Cormar were given the best Customer Service Award by readers of Interiors Monthly.
A pioneer in tufted carpet production, Neville Cormack was given special recognition for his contribution to the carpet industry, in particular supplying the Metro Group for 30 years. The Supplier of the Year award, voted for by Metro members, was announced at the AGM annual dinner at the Hyatt Hotel in Birmingham. Neville Cormack accepted both awards.
The Flooring One accolade was presented during the buying group’s one day show in Birmingham. The award recognises first class delivery performance, product quality, response to quality issues, communication, sales support and representation and was collected by Roger Clarke, Cormar’s Northern Sales Manager.
The Interiors Monthly Award for Best Customer Service was published in August and was voted for by readers of the Interiors Trade Publication. Commenting on the award, Managing Director David Judge said "Service is one of the areas we have always concentrated hard on. In a tough market, as we have had for the past 12 months, retailers are looking for suppliers they can reply on. After all, their reputation is on the line everytime they place an order". For more information about Interiors Monthly, please visit their website www.interiorsmonthly.co.uk
With visitor numbers up by over 9% from last year, the Cormar Carpets stand was bustling with retailers keen to view the latest carpet collections.
For the fourth time in succession, Cormar Carpets has been voted Best Carpet Manufacturer by readers of the trade publication Interiors Monthly.
Cormar Carpets has won the ‘Longstanding Support Award’ from Carpet Recycling UK for their strong commitment to carpet recycling and sustainability.
A Team from Cormar Carpets, PPS Commercials, DAF Trucks and CVL Ltd has completed “The Way of the Roses” bike ride, raising over £1200 for the Booth Centre charity in Manchester.
Cormar Carpets has been named ‘Supplier of the Year’ for the 12th consecutive time by buying group, Flooring One.