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Kingdom starts new contract with Cromwell

IMG_0677 - CopyKingdom is delighted to have started providing a new contract to the UK’s largest tools supplier, Cromwell Tools, as of 9th April 2018.

We are providing security services that include security patrols, searches and gatehouse duties, and a corporate reception service. Our team at Cromwell includes a manager, supervisors, officers and reception and concierge.

The picture to the right shows (left to right) Kingdom’s regional business manager Andrew van Vurren, Kingdom’s Operations Director North Delroy McGee, and Cromwell’s Loss Prevention and Security Director Mark Stevenson.

Cromwell is Europe’s leading independent supplier of maintenance, repair and operations type products, offering the widest choice to all industries, professions and trades. They are experts in hand tools, power tools and PPE. They are the largest British owned industrial distributor with over 100,000 products at trade prices. They hold stock in excess of £50million throughout the world.

Cromwell have over 54 branches throughout the UK, with each one offering a Trade Counter/Collection Service, and a daily delivery to local industry. Next day delivery is standard, and is free for orders over £20. They employ over 1,800 people, have 67 distribution centres worldwide, have four specialist companies and an export division that operates in over 50 countries and across five continents. In addition to this, Cromwell boasts a team of “time-served” sales engineers in each region, a product analysis unit, a team studying production methods worldwide, and carry out global product research.

They have a unique daily intercompany delivery system enabling rapid access to products, service and information. Their own distribution fleet allows overnight deliveries to be made nationwide from their vast World Distribution Centre (WDC) in Wigston in Leicester (which is where Kingdom are providing services) whilst during the day this fleet provides a national delivery and collection service to allow their centrally stocked products to be delivered to their customers the same day.

The company was founded on the 1st August 1970 by Michael Gregory who opened the first Cromwell premises in Wilberforce Road, Leicester. For more information about Cromwell, please visit https://www.cromwell.co.uk/

Kingdom is one of the largest, independent and privately-owned companies specialising in security solutions, facilities management, environmental protection and recruitment within the UK, Ireland and South Asia. We were first established in 1993 and are celebrating our 25th anniversary this year. Over the last 25 years we have grown from a company with just 7 officers to employing over 6,000 people, and now operate on a turnover of over £106 million.

We successfully manage and lead thousands of high quality service personnel in highly complex public facing environments and support each one through a national network of regional offices. In turn, these are supported by our National Support Centre. Together we form a strong network that is able to uphold the highest standards of support for our customers.

For more information about Kingdom, please visit http://www.kingdom.co.uk/ or call 0845 051 7702.