Stark UK Supplier Awards Dinner

Stark UK Supplier Awards Dinner
Pictured from left to right: John Carter, Chief Executive Officer at STARK Building Materials UK, Paul Lavery, Joint Managing Director of SAM, Cat McCrea, Joint Managing Director of SAM, Søren P. Olesen, CEO of STARK Group, Gerard Wilson, Sales Director at SAM, Martin Cunliffe, Senior Category Manager at STARK Building Materials UK, Lisa Lynch, Head of Internal Sales and Marketing at SAM, Mark Esling, Chief Commercial Officer at STARK Building Materials UK.

SAM Triumphs at the STARK UK Supplier Awards Dinner

SAM celebrated further success at the recent STARK UK Supplier Awards Dinner held in Birmingham. Demonstrating industry leadership and excellence, SAM was shortlisted for three prestigious awards and was crowned the winners for two of these accolades: the Supply Chain Award and the Overall Supplier of the Year Award for the second consecutive year marking an unprecedented back-to-back victory.

STARK UK on SAM’s Achievements

For the prestigious Overall Supplier of the Year Award, Mark Esling, CCO STARK Building Materials UK praised SAM’s excellence in their partnership, noting, “SAM Mouldings has truly gone above and beyond in every aspect of their partnership with us. It’s not just about providing exceptional products—it’s also about embodying our values, exceeding our expectations, and consistently delivering excellence in every interaction. They delivered excellent service, at all levels of the organisation, with a collaborative approach that demonstrates their commitment to true partnership.”

The Supply Chain Award was presented to SAM for their exemplary service enhancements. Esling, further commented, “SAM Mouldings consistently goes above and beyond to improve the service we provide to our customer base. They demonstrated an unwavering commitment to partnership and collaboration, improving load flexibility, delivery options and simplified pricing, amongst others. SAM Mouldings proactively undertook a range review, offering solutions to improve our stock turn. They continue to offer exceptional service to all parts of the STARK UK business.”

A Culture of Excellence and Team Spirit at SAM Acknowledged at STARK UK Supplier Awards

The accolades reflect SAM’s culture of excellence. In addition to highlighting the collective spirit of a team that continuously strives to set industry benchmarks. “These awards are a testament to our fantastic team here at SAM, who go above and beyond every day,” said Sam McCrea, CEO at SAM. “Winning the Overall Supplier of the Year for two consecutive years is an historic achievement for us and speaks volumes about our team’s dedication and the fantastic partnership we have built with STARK UK who continue to put their trust in us year after year.”

Celebrating Team Effort at the STARK UK Supplier Awards

These awards underscore the hard work of the entire team at SAM through all departments, whose dedication makes such industry awards possible. Moreover, the recognition from STARK UK highlights the significant impact of SAM’s efforts to continue to put the customer first and listen to their business needs.

Continuous Commitment and Future Endeavours

As SAM celebrates these achievements, we remain committed to maintaining our leadership within the industry, driving change, and delivering excellence. This ongoing effort is aimed at not only meeting but exceeding customer expectations, whilst also furthering our position as a market leader.

Join us in our journey towards excellence. Explore our wide range of MDF mouldings and discover why SAM is the partner of choice for quality MDF solutions.

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