Provender Nurseries wins in Soft Landscape Supplier category at the Pro Landscaper Business Awards 2020.
In the prestigious East Wintergarden in Canary Wharf Provender Nurseries were awarded as the winner and presented the prize in front of a room of over 500 other industry professionals.
The category for Soft Landscape Supplier was shortlisted to 4 companies by the judges with apparently a larger number of applications this year than in previous years. The judging panel consists of highly respected industry stalwarts and the judging criteria is based on how well companies run their businesses. Considerations for this category include work by the winning company for disease prevention, client relationships and retention.
Managing Director, Richard McKenna says “I am delighted for all of the team at Provender Nurseries and to have our hard work acknowledged. We continue to strive towards giving customers the best possible service in the best way possible. This truly does recognise the hard work of the entire team.”
Comments from the judges include “Provender Nurseries has implemented some great initiatives to overcome industry challenges. It places great focus on employee training, relationships with staff, customers and suppliers and has a clear strategy for future growth. A commendable involvement and ability to influence the industry. With a clear and confident sense of direction, Provender Nurseries recognises what it does best and is good at it!”
Lisa Wilkinson, Director of Eljays44 Ltd says “We are delighted that Provender Nurseries has won the 2020 Pro Landscaper Business Award 2020 for Soft Landscape Supplier. They fulfilled each of the criteria and with strong team development, commitment to important issues such as bio-security and its involvement in, and support of, the wider landscape industry the business was a very worthy winner”.
Each member of the management team at Provender Nurseries contributed to the awards application. Provender Nurseries also supplied the plants for dressing the stage.