Now selling bathrooms online to consumers
Provider of plumbing and heating services to homeowners, Corgi has now the launched Corgi Bathrooms division, to sell products online at corgibathrooms.co.uk.
Corgi Bathrooms offers unbranded sanitaryware, showers, taps, enclosures and furniture, from Ultra FInishing as well as Geberit frames, Grundfos and Saniflo macerators, plus Salamander and Stuart Turner Pumps.
In addition, on its site Corgi Bathrooms is advertising a Price Promise, stating it won’t be beaten on price, along with a 14-day 100% money-back guarantee.
Corgi Bathrooms becomes the 12th business in the Corgi Services group, which provides consumers with services such as heating maintenance, finding gas safe registered tradespeople and underfloor heating products.
The bathroom business will be led by managing director Andrew Scales who has 20 years’ experience of in plumbing and retail industries and it will have a dedicated service team.
He explained the company was targeting the internet bathroom retail market and Corgi Bathrooms expected to achieve £250,000 in sales in the first year.
Andrew Scales commented: “I’m delighted to be joining the Corgi Services community because I share the company’s core values of professionalism, quality and trustworthiness, and its belief that this is a rapidly growing market. Consumers are searching for a wide range of good value bathroom products, which Corgi Bathrooms will deliver without compromising on quality.”
He added: “I believe wholeheartedly in the power of great customer service to create brand loyalty and drive sales. Exceptional service has been central to the success of Corgi Services for over 40 years, so we believe this to be the perfect partnership.”
Commercial director of Corgi Services, Caitriona Deakin commented: “The launch of Corgi Bathrooms strengthens our offer to homeowners. The Corgi badge now provides reassurance to consumers on price, quality and services, across a wider range of products than ever before.”
She added: “We have ambitious growth plans for 2015, so I look forward to working with Andrew to develop the business and continue establishing Corgi Services as a leading provider of products of products for homeowners.”