Hansgrohe is sponsoring the Special Achievement category at the 2020 kbbreview Retail & Design Awards.
We talk to Julie McClean, Hansgrohe UK’s marketing director, about why the company has chosen to join the ranks of our awards sponsors.
Q: Why do you think the kbbreview Retail & Design Awards are important to the KBB industry?
A: The kbbreview Retail & Design Awards celebrate the very best retailers, designers and manufacturers in the industry. It is important that these individuals and businesses are recognised and awarded for their contribution to the future of kitchen and bathrooms.
Q: Why did Hansgrohe choose to sponsor the Special Achievement award?
A: The Special Achievement award celebrates those that go above and beyond, those that are truly exceptional. This category is all about recognising achievements that have shaped the direction and continue to push the boundaries of this industry. We believe this award sits well with our company vision and values, striving to be the best we can be for all of our stakeholders.
Q: In what ways does Hansgrohe support and work with its bathroom retailers?
A: Hansgrohe has a nationwide network of bathroom retailers, all with individual requirements. The customer is at the heart of everything we do and our retail customers mean a lot to us, which is why our dedicated sales team support them in any way they can – ranging from joint events, PR campaigns, in store point-of-sale and much more.
Q: What would you say is the importance of kbbreview to the KBB industry?
A: kbbreview is one of the UK’s leading business magazines of the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom industry. As such, it consistently delivers quality content with an unrivalled range of business news, products launches and industry events. We have enjoyed, and continue to enjoy, a special relationship with the team and look forward to continuing our partnership.