BSS has named Grundfos as its ‘Supplier of the Year 2013’ at its annual Supplier Day, with Ideal Commercial Boilers taking home the award for ‘Most Improved Supplier 2013’.
According to BSS, Grundfos received the award following a year of strong sales and impressive support, from head office through to branch level.
Ideal Commercial Boilers also impressed the judges, having progressed existing relationships and improved its levels of service and support over the last 12 months.
BSS Industrial’s Tier 1 Suppliers from all over the UK are entered into the annual competition. They are judged on a strict criteria consisting of eight categories including: delivery performance, branch-based plans, packaging and crisis support.
Andy Raine, commercial director of BSS Industrial, congratulated the winners: “Both Grundfos and Ideal Commercial Boilers have been truly valuable suppliers over the last year, providing BSS Industrial with excellent relationships which have enabled us to distribute high-quality and reliable products to our customers. On behalf of the company I would like to thank them for their high standard of continued service and support.”
Glynn Williams, sales director for Grundfos, added: “We’ve worked really hard to ensure we improved our service levels in all areas during the past year and we are very proud to have been recognised by BSS Industrial with this award.”
The awards were presented at the annual BSS Industrial Supplier Day, held at the Forest of Arden Marriot Hotel on Thursday 6 June.