Employer Excellence Turnover Over £2.5m
Open to Registered Affiliate, Registered Designer, Registered Contractor members of BALI
Recognition to the contribution being made to the landscape industry by BALI members that achieve excellence through staff development and exemplary business practices. This is a paperwork submission only. No judging visits undertaken.
harrod uk - PRINCIPAL AWard WINNER 2018
With over 60 years’ experience as leading suppliers to both designers and landscapers for the design and fabrication of garden structures, Harrod Horticultural offers a multi-award winning range of standard products that can be delivered from stock and the ability to re-design any of these products to bespoke dimensions or colours – all manufactured in house in the UK. They also have a large portfolio of unique structures supplied to private gardens, public realm projects and show gardens.
Their investment in staff was rewarded by receiving Gold status for Investors in People in 2015 and they took great pleasure in opening their £1.4m ‘Innovation Centre’ in early 2017. This houses 15 full time design engineers, research and development workshops, rapid prototyping facility and meeting rooms, all of which ensure that new products are designed, tested and bought to market efficiently.
From humble beginnings supplying allotment nets with adverts placed in the Exchange & Mart back in 1954 the company now employs over 160 staff with a turnover of £15m.