Wren Kitchens wins Excellence in Business Awards

Company scoops two categories at the awards event

15 Nov, 19

Retailer Wren Kitchens has scooped two categories at the Yorkshire Post Excellence in Business Awards, held at Emerald Stadium Headingly in Leeds.

Wren Kitchens wins Excellence in Business Award

 

Wren Kitchens scooped the honours of Companies Turning over £50m and Outstanding Employer at the Excellence in Business Awards.

Founded in 2009 and operating in the Yorkshire region, the company is headquartered at Barton-upon-Humber.

The premises was recently achieved ISO accreditation which focuses on employee welfare and minimising environmental impact.

And it has recently announced a £120million investment into its manufacturing facility, employing 1,200 staff.

Managing director Mark Pullan said: “Our rapid growth and development is down to substantial reinvestment in key areas of the business, but most importantly the key to our success is our strong, ambitious team ensuring we continue to be industry leaders in our field.”

Wren Kitchens reported 2018 saw an increase of 20.7% in turnover and a 26.4% growth of gross margin.

The company has increased its presence in the retail market with 13 showrooms opening in 2019, including Exeter, Blackburn and Shrewsbury, and more planned for 2020.

In addition, it has invested in bespoke IT systems, including planning software to design kitchens with Virtual Reality.

Wren designs, manufactures and delivers over 2,000 kitchens a week.