|ROTHERHAM BASED PRINTER AWARDED LARGE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR 2018
|Rotherham based print manufacturer, Bluetree Group has been awarded Large Business of the Year as part of the Sheffield Business Awards.
After a recent £3.25 million investment and creating over 60 new local jobs in the last year, Bluetree Group is proud to share their successful win as Large Business of the Year at the Sheffield Business Awards.
James Kinsella, eCommerce Director of Bluetree Group said;
“Bluetree are thrilled to be recognised for our achievements in the region and the award is testament to the hard work that everyone in the team has put in. Over the last three years, the business has grown significantly and we’ve invested over £3m into our production facilities, enabling us to create 60 new jobs.”
In the last five years alone, Bluetree Group has invested more than £20 million into their South Yorkshire print production facility, ensuring their place at the forefront of print industry innovation. As a direct result, Bluetree has seen over 30% increase in sales since its inception and has generated over 200 jobs in just two years.
Mark Young, Head of Route 1 Print, puts the group’s success down to a company-wide drive to find the best solution for its customers, from innovative production methods to a responsive client services team;
“Our customers are at the heart of everything we do here. We’re constantly working to ensure that we have the best people, equipment and processes in place, which allows us to deliver an exceptional service. Our product offering is shaped by our clients’ needs, be it new stock choices or entirely new products like our new unfinished sheet range. We want our customers to know that they can come to us for all their print needs.”
The Sheffield Business Awards provides an opportunity for businesses to promote their achievements during the year, raise their profile and, ultimately, gain the recognition they deserve. Every year, businesses of all sizes and sectors are considered and now, in its 17th year, the prestigious event is firmly established as the leading awards ceremony for Sheffield businesses. This year’s ceremony was held in the International Hall at Ponds Forge, Sheffield.
Bluetree Group is a market leader in online print, made up of two customer facing brands; instantprint and Route 1 Print. Bluetree has a customer centric approach, segmenting the print market into trade customers who are serviced via Route 1 Print and end users who are serviced by instantprint.
Since their inception in 2009, Bluetree has gone from strength to strength, achieving many accolades. These include honours in the European Business Awards and two consecutive features in the annual London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain.