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14th May 2018
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East Coast makes three new appointments to sales team
Component manufacturer and distributor East Coast Fittings is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members of staff to its external sales team.
Norman Brymer, who brings with him over 10 years' experience in the industry, joins as Territory Sales Manager covering Scotland, Northumberland, County Durham, Tyne & Wear & Cleveland.
Dean Maynard joins as Territory Sales Manager with responsibility for South Wales, Bristol and Avon, Gloucestershire and Somerset. Dean's background includes 10 years in kitchen retail and planning.
Also joining East Coast as Sales Support Representative is David Jackson. David's role will be to cover the central belt of the country working with the Territory Sales Managers and assisting them in maintaining and developing the company's core business.
"Over the past 25 years, our reputation and success has been built on the establishment of first class relationships between both customers and suppliers alike," says the company's Marketing Manager Dave Burley. "This factor, coupled with our commitment to service and product quality, has created what we believe to be an unparalleled offer in the market place.
"Increasing acceptance of this offer has resulted in East Coast Fittings becoming one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of quality components & accessories to the UK furniture industry.
As a Trade-only supplier, the company is able to service its market from a centrally located 80,000 sq ft headquarters in Rearsby Leicestershire.
"With an ever increasing and diverse product portfolio, our comprehensive stock range provides a wide selection of doors, handles, storage solutions, lighting, fittings, carcasses and accessories, all supported by our experienced sales and distribution teams.
"Our new product innovation and development programme ensures that we are able to bring to our customers the very latest in furniture components, including many of our own exclusive design. From concept design, prototyping, tooling and manufacture, to supply chain management, we pride ourselves on the ability to bring new products to market at the right price and quality, and with an exceptional level of service.
"In order to achieve our customary high standards ,we routinely review our procedures and practises, making changes where necessary, to ensure that the first class service our customers have come to expect is not only maintained, but where possible improved upon. From sourcing and packaging of product, order processing and picking, to after sales support we strive to offer the highest service levels.
"Distribution is also a key element to our service offer, with the majority of deliveries being carried out by our own drivers and vehicles on regular designated schedules. In addition we also offer the flexibility of delivery via carrier service when necessary or requested."
19th February 2010