Symphony Group joins Bathstore, John Lewis Partnership and independent retailers
Barnsley-based furniture manufacturer Symphony Group has become an official Installation Standards Partner of the Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom installers (iKBBI), following Omega who joined the association at the end of last year.
The Symphony Group is privately owned and manufactures kitchen, bedroom and bathroom furniture, with a turmover exceeding £180million.
Its customers include private developers, social housing providers, hoteliers and independent retailers in the UK and overseas.
As an Installation Standards Partner, Symphony joins a network of independent retailers, as well as national and international brands including Bathstore and John Lewis Partnership.
Retail national business development manager and building division premium projects manager (pictured left) of the Sym phony Group, Robert Williamson said: “As a major brand in the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom industry, we’re committed to offering the highest standards of installation in all of our projects. Becoming an iKBBI Installation Standards Partner is the perfect fit for Symphony which, we believe, demonstrates our dedication to delivering a ‘right, first time, every time’ service.
“We are looking forward to working together in the future and having a long and productive relationship.”
CEO of the iBBI Damian Walters commented: “We’re delighted that the mega-brand that is Symphony Group has chosen to support the Installation Standards Partnership as the success of the initiative ide dependent on great brands joining forces to support a common goal.
“Improved installation standards and the support of professional installers are crucial for our industry, not only for today but for the short, medium and long-term future.”
He continued: “2015 was a great year for the iKBBI with unprecedented member growth, continued association with some of the industry’s most respected brands, a new magazine, and our apprenticeship announcement to name a few milestones.
“The iKBBI celebrates its 10th year anniversary this year, and I’m incredibly proud of what we’ve achieved over the last decade.”