New Apprentice for Cormar
Cormar Carpets takes on a new 'bright spark' Alex Nuttall joins the Engineering team at both mills in Bury.
Alex Nuttall, 19, from Haslingden has joined the company as an apprentice electrical engineer and will work alongside the engineering team to develop his skills to complement his course through Bury College. He will learn key aspects of the company’s carpet backing, recently invested cut conversion equipment and the initial manufacturing stage on Cormar's state-of-the-art tufting machines.
“We are proud to support apprenticeship schemes,” said Cormar MD, David Judge. “In the short time that Alex has been with us, he has already impressed us with his work ethic and maturity. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial working relationship.”
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.