Manufacturer of the Year WINNER

Leafield Environmental, won the ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ award at the Inspire Business Awards (9 June 2022) held at the prestigious Winter Gardens in Weston-super-Mare. The Inspire Business Awards celebrated businesses based across the Southwest of England, and it was their first event since the pandemic.

The judges were looking for all entrants to demonstrate ambition for the future, sound financial position, commitment to their customer and employees, leadership capability and an understanding of their market and customer preferences.

Philip Maddox, Managing Director said: “We are extremely proud to have won the ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ award as although it’s been a challenging 18 months, our dedicated team across production, engineering, design, customer service, finance, sales and marketing have all worked together to remain committed to our customers in the UK and internationally. Pete Billing, our Production Manager has been in the business for 27 years and many of the team are long serving employees and have been working in the business for over 10 years. This wealth of employee experience has really helped us grow despite the recent pandemic.”

Philip concludes: “We would like to thank Inspire for hosting such a fantastic evening, bringing together businesses following such a tough 18 months and the sponsor for this award category, Wansbrough Solictors. We would also like to congratulate the other finalists in this category Hillbrush and Sunflow.”

The ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ Award for Leafield Environmental represents their five businesses including Leafield Recycle, Leafield Highways, Paxton Agricultural, Paxton Materials Handling and Leafield Cases.

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