BEDDING firm John Cotton has won a top supplier award.
The Mirfield-based company, billed as Europe’s largest filled bedding manufacturer, was named Supplier of the Year for Availability at the ASDA Supplier Celebration Awards 2010.
The annual event, held in Harrogate, recognises the outstanding achievements of suppliers who contribute to ASDA’s award-winning success as the lowest price retailer in the UK.
John Cotton, formed in 1916, remains a family-run company with global operations. The firm makes and distributes pillows, quilts and mattress protectors across Europe.
Group managing director Mark Cotton said: "We are absolutely delighted with the award.
"The team at John Cotton always works closely with the ASDA trading teams and their operating systems to ensure that we deliver quality products ‘on time, in full’.
"We want to keep the shelves stocked! Having traded with ASDA for many years we have an excellent relationship. Our operational team has worked very hard and is extremely proud to be recognised for being the best."
Other nominees for the award included Heinz, Kanes, L’Oreal Suncare and Sony Pictures.