Wolseley crowned by Interserve

Wolseley has been awarded ‘Supplier of the Year’ by customer Interserve, one of the largest facilities management companies in the UK.The distributor of plumbing and heating products won the title in Interserve’s annual ‘Best of the Best’ awards, in recognition of its achievements in the fields of ‘Partnership’ and ‘Innovation’.

‘Partnership’ reflects Wolseley’s close collaboration with Interserve to establish a successful dedicated maintenance store in Slough. This provides products and materials solely for the maintenance and repair requirements of Interserve’s client.

‘Innovation’ recognises Wolseley’s work in the field of sustainability, with the investment in its Sustainable Building Center in Leamington Spa. This UK-first facility showcases the latest renewable technologies and sustainable products available today.

Grant Richardson, sales director - Wolseley Heavyside division, said: “It is always great to receive external recognition, but to win an award from a customer is extra special and is a credit to the teams involved.”

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