Family-run Somerset based furniture company, Myakka has qualified for the finals for a prestigious national business award. The ECMOD Awards received Myakka’s entry recently and have recognised their dedication to retailing by shortlisting them in the Business to Consumer Homewares category.
With many retailers suffering from the economic downturn, awards ceremony’s such as these offer recognition to companies that are performing well. “We are thrilled to be short listed for the award and look forward to attending the awards ceremony on Thursday 2nd April,” explains Georgie Hopkins, director of Myakka.
The winners will be revealed on 2nd April at the ECMOD Awards Gala Dinner, taking place at The Royal Lancaster Hotel in London. TV presenter, Dermot Murnaghan will announce the winner of each category and present the trophies in front of a capacity crowd.
Founded in 1990, ECMOD (which stands for European Catalogue and Mail Order Days) is synonymous with high level information sharing, networking, and supplier sourcing for businesses engaged in catalogue, online and multi-channel retailing.
“We always try to provide the best service to our customers whilst sourcing our products ethically and ensuring that quality is of the highest standard. While we do this because we feel it is the right thing to do, it is really fantastic to receive outside recognition for all the hard work and dedication our entire team put into Myakka on a daily basis,” adds Georgie.
This summer Myakka will celebrate its 10th anniversary in retailing with some fantastic summer offers on a selection of their beautiful fair trade furniture.
Myakka hold a database of over 25,000 people throughout the UK that register to receive information about the latest offers and new product developments. Those individuals who are also interested to receive such news (and to find out if Myakka win the awards!) visit www.myakka.co.uk.