Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited, the home of Hotpoint, has received the Manufacturer of the Year Award at the Sirius Buying Group’s 2022 conference. The accolade follows on from Whirlpool winning Supplier of the Year 12 months ago, recognising the support it provided to members throughout 2021.
Taking place at the Sunborn Hotel in Gibraltar between 15th and 17th May 2022, the Sirius Conference is an annual event held to honour the members, and approved suppliers, of the Sirius Buying Group. The conference is followed by a gala dinner and awards ceremony to recognise the achievements of the group’s members and suppliers.
The Large Manufacturer of the Year Award was presented to Whirlpool UK based on feedback received from the Sirius Buying Group’s members. The level of support provided is taken into consideration, including factors such as deliveries, representation and overall customer service.
Steve Jones, Managing Director, Sirius Buying Group comments: “It was an honour to be able to present Whirlpool Group with our award for Sirius Buying Group Large Manufacturer of the Year 2022. Our awards signify the support we receive at group management level from our Approved Suppliers as well as the support of our members and the business growth seen as a result of these factors.
“Awarding this accolade is heavily influenced by the performance feedback we receive from our membership in important areas such as deliveries, representation and overall customer service, which significantly contribute to our successful trading together. Winning the award for the second consecutive year is no easy feat and a testament to our strong working relationship that has been built over the years.”
Chris Isaac, Field Sales Controller, Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited adds: “We are delighted to receive an award from Sirius for the second consecutive year. The accolade demonstrates our strong mutual working relationship with the Sirius Buying Group and the reward is a great honour, and one that recognises the hard work and commitment from the Whirlpool team, as well as the outstanding support from the membership. Thank you.”
- The Large Manufacturer of the Year Award has been presented to Whirlpool UK for the second consecutive year
About Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited:
Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited is managed by Whirlpool EMEA, part of Whirlpool Corporation.
Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited fully supports the AMDEA safety initiative, Register My Appliance, and is committed to encouraging householders to register their appliances: www.registermyappliance.org.uk
About Whirlpool Corporation:
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2021, the company reported approximately $22 billion in annual sales, 69,000 employees and 54 manufacturing and technology research centers. Additional information about the company can be found at WhirlpoolCorp.com.
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29th June 2022