Wins Toast of Surrey Business Awards '09
Turnover Up to £50 Million
Cranleigh Freight Services, one of Europe's leading freight companies was delighted to win an award at the Toast of Surrey Business Awards 2009 in the category Turnover Up to £50 Million sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland Group.
There were 200 entries for these awards broken down into 5 categories and sponsored by the Surrey Advertiser and 96.4 Eagle. Short lists were compiled and the short list stage resulted in visits by the judges to sites and in depth company interviews.
Becky Young, Sales and Marketing Manager said “Cranleigh Freight Services has always been true to its roots and is proud to be part of the Toast of Surrey Business Awards which celebrate the very best of what the county has to offer. Cranleigh Freight Services community principles, basing ourselves in the area, providing employment to the local community, whilst becoming a European imports and exports specialist, has been achieved through dedication to detail and hard work from our staff”.
Becky Young continued “We are more than surprised and delighted to have been given this award. The company as always is grateful to its staff who work as a closely knit team and this award reflects this.”
“This Award will stand with other prestigious awards won: International Operator of the Year – 2001 and 2002, South East Business Surrey Mega Growth, IFW the Business Improvement Award, The Institute of Transport Management and Business & Commerce Today's Annual Award for Transport and Logistics in the last 8 years.”
Established in 1977 Cranleigh Freight Services has remained totally dedicated to customer service. This commitment to professionalism, quality and innovation has enabled the company to grow into one of the leading European and UK distribution companies.
The company operate under four main sectors of business: CFS Europe – serving the airline, automotive and hi-tech industries; CFS UK – a next day and economy delivery service through the UK and Ireland via the Pall-ex network; CFS Home Delivery – known as DHD dealing with home deliveries of large ticket furnishings throughout the UK. The deliveries are made using a two-man crew, placing goods in the room of choice, unpacking of goods and in some cases removal of old goods, – and finally CFS Supply Chain – multi modal services providing a one stop shop solution.