15 August 2007 — Swadlincote (UK): AF International has won Spicers’ Key Vendor status for 2008/2009.
Key Vendor status is granted to suppliers achieving top scores in Spicers’ vendor rating system by meeting rigorous standards across a range of criteria and demonstrating ongoing support, together with a positive attitude and commitment to the dealer wholesale channel.
Karen Harrison, AF’s marketing manager, said: "We are absolutely delighted to have been selected as Key Vendor for Spicers and excited about our future development within the computer cleaning category. We have been progressing our relationship with Spicers for quite a while and we are very pleased to have been awarded such a prestigious title."
Spicers’ Jamie Boomer added: "Our Key Vendor programme is aimed at rewarding those suppliers who have clearly aligned themselves with the wholesale route to market and provide excellent service and support to Spicers. AF scored highest in our scoring system for this category and we look forward to further strengthening our ongoing relationship with them."