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Epta UK awarded Co-op “Direct Supplier of the Year” for third consecutive year

25/07/2018

On Thursday 12th July Epta UK attended The Co-op Construction Awards, a dinner held each year by The Co-op to celebrate the teamwork and achievements of its partners and suppliers on the store construction side of the business.

Epta UK were very proud to accept the prestigious "Direct Supplier of the Year" Award as well as receiving a nomination for the Innovation of the Year award.

This is the fourth time that Epta UK have been named "Direct Supplier of the Year", highlighting the consistency of the strong partnership with The Co-op.

Epta UK were recognized for the effort and professionalism delivered in not letting troubles affect the Co-op or their trade during a very challenging year. Epta UK provide the design, build and installation for a range of cabinets for The Co-op, including the Granvista Next chilled and GranBering frozen cabinets that have a uniform appearance, designed to guarantee a comfortable, appealing and engaging shopping experience.

Epta UK live up to the Group's vision of being "The preferred local partner for customized product and refrigeration system solutions. The ultimate technology and design for the unique store."

The nomination for the Innovation of the Year award was given for the overall program delivered by Epta UK, including their contribution to the design and development of the EC Plus stores and the highly efficient roll-in-milk case with doors. Epta as a Group prides itself on continuous innovation to provide the best experience to customers.

To retain the Award for “Direct Supplier of the Year” is a huge achievement. I couldn’t be more pleased and proud of the Team who clearly delivered a level of service and attention to detail, sometimes during challenging circumstances, to support the Co-op in their impressive growth and continued success. Everyone at Epta relishes the opportunity to retain this prestigious award once again!”  - Geoff Mills, Commercial Director.