Glennon Brothers Win 'Softwood Trader of the Year’ Again at Prestigious TTJ Awards
Glennon Brothers won the ‘Softwood Trader of the Year’ Award again on Friday, the Timber Trade Journal’s most coveted award. The TTJ Awards are widely seen as the most prestigious in the timber sector.
The Award was open to companies across the UK and Ireland, to vote for their choice of ‘Best in Class’ timber supplier. Glennon Brothers is the only home grown timber supplier to have won this award!!
Mike Glennon, Joint Managing Director said; “We are thrilled to win the prestigious TTJ award for Softwood Trader of the Year 2020, once again up against an exceptionally strong list of fellow nominees. To follow up our success of last year in the same category is especially pleasing and I’d like to sincerely thank our customers for voting for Glennon Brothers, and for their continued support and faith in us. This year has provided the sector with unprecedented challenges off the back of Covid-19, and we have endeavoured to support our customers as best we possibly can throughout this period. Over 500 families in the UK and Ireland, depend on Glennon Brothers, for their livelihood. On their behalf, I would like to say a big thank you, for your business.”
Pat Glennon, Joint Managing Director commented; “Picking up this award is another proud moment for Glennon Brothers, not least in the current climate and in the midst of a global pandemic. To maintain a level of service to our customers that they are willing to acknowledge by way of this award is a fantastic achievement for our entire team, who have worked tirelessly throughout this challenging period. Our mantra is ‘from forest to front door, we endeavour to care more’ and we will do our utmost to uphold this in the eyes of our customers in the years ahead.”
Published in the UK for nearly 140 years, the Timber Trades Journal (TTJ) is one of the most widely respected magazines in the timber sector. With a core readership of timber importers and distributors, the TTJ coverage ranges from forestry, production, distribution and end user markets. As a result of this, organisations and businesses sponsor the prestigious annual TTJ Awards, recognising the achievements of the Timber Trade Industry. The 24th TTJ Awards took place as a virtual event in light of restrictions posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, hosted this year by Stephen Powney, Group Editor.