Covid-19 delivered unprecedented challenges in 2020, yet Wren’s robust, agile delivery model enabled it to realign its focus on safety, well-being and customer satisfaction. The swift introduction of Covid-safe procedures allowed the firm to keep staff employed, customers ordering, manufacturing on track, and the safe delivery of 96,296 kitchens. Planned strategic developments were slowed in favour of safety and compliance. To fulfil deliveries safely, timely and in the ‘Wren way’, the business employed and trained an unprecedented 135 new drivers. […]
Thanks to the generosity of the 1,600 guests at the Motor Transport Awards held on 6 July – and some superb prizes donated by sponsors – international road safety charity Transaid raised over £17,000 to support its work saving lives in Africa.
Wren’s strategic plans were impeded by the pandemic, but its business model enabled it to embrace the challenges, implement Covid-safe procedures, employ and train 123 new delivery drivers, and keep on track. The kitchen retail giant delivered 96,296 kitchens and increased turnover by 18% when non-food retail sales fell 5%. The company relentlessly scrutinises itself and others to identify weaknesses, opportunities and strengths, and continues to introduce game-changing initiatives, streamline its practices, and provide greater employee motivation and development. It […]
Elddis Transport has won the coveted Haulier of the Year title at this year’s Motor Transport Awards, which took place tonight (3 July) at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.