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Shelforce’s Excellence in Manufacturing Award Nomination

Unveiling Shelforce’s Prestigious Nomination

Shelforce, the prominent window and door manufacturer, has recently earned a coveted nomination for the Excellence in Manufacturing Award at the highly esteemed 2024 Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce Awards.

This nomination places Shelforce in an elite group of 78 businesses vying for recognition and acclaim at this prestigious event, highlighting the company’s commitment to manufacturing excellence.

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Unmatched Quality: PVCu and Aluminium Products

At the core of Shelforce’s success lies its unwavering commitment to crafting high-quality PVCu and aluminium products. These materials, specifically tailored for local authority building projects, including for Birmingham City Council, extend to critical elements such as fire doors. Shelforce’s dedication to continuous improvement and producing superior products has positioned the company as a key player in the manufacturing sector, setting a benchmark for excellence.

Recognising Excellence: Judging Panel’s Verdict

The judging panel’s acknowledgement of Shelforce stems from its consistent commitment to excellence and the maintenance of exemplary standards in manufacturing. Shelforce’s impact on the economic and communal landscape of Greater Birmingham has not gone unnoticed. The nomination reflects the lasting mark the company has left on both fronts.

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Inclusivity at the Core: King’s Award for Enterprise

Beyond manufacturing prowess, Shelforce has excelled in fostering inclusivity in the workplace, earning the prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise in Promoting Opportunity (through social mobility) in April last year. This recognition underscores Shelforce’s commitment to creating a diverse and supportive work environment.

Triumphant Return: Aiming for Excellence in Manufacturing… Again

Shelforce finds itself among the top four contenders from the manufacturing industry on the shortlist for the Excellence in Manufacturing Award, a testament to its consistent pursuit of perfection. Notably, Shelforce clinched the title of Greater Birmingham Business of the Year three years ago, showcasing a legacy of excellence that continues to evolve.

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Howard Trotter’s Perspective

Howard Trotter, the Business Manager at Shelforce, expressed delight at the nomination and getting through the judging process, attributing it to the collective efforts and hard work of the Shelforce team. He emphasised the team’s ceaseless dedication to excellence across all facets of the manufacturing process and stressed how manufacturing excellence awards such as these will give the team a huge boost to continue their gold standard of work.

Awards Gala

The winner of the award will be announced at the black-tie dinner and awards ceremony sponsored by Birmingham University. Attended by approximately 1,200 individuals, this awards night will take place on February 15 at The ICC in Birmingham city centre. The ceremony promises to be a celebration of excellence, recognising businesses that have gone above and beyond in the past year.

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Shelforce: A Beacon of Manufacturing Brilliance

Shelforce stands as a model of manufacturing excellence, epitomising quality, commitment, sustainability, and community impact. As the outcome of the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce Awards is eagerly awaited, Shelforce’s legacy of success and innovation cements its place as a key player in the manufacturing landscape, not just regionally, but on a broader scale. Shelforce implements best practices for reducing the skills gap and building a high-performance workforce through a range of workforce development solutions.


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