26 Nov 2012 | Filed under: News

R&M Wins Solent 250 Exporter Award


Solent-250-Exporter-of-the-Year-Award-logo[1]R&M were delighted to be announced the “Solent 250 Exporter of the Year” at Thursdays Solent 250 Annual Award Dinner held at Lainston House, near Winchester.

Now in its 3rd year, the Solent 250 Listing was set up by “The Business Magazine” to highlight the top 250 companies within the Solent Region, companies that have a global reputation and are lauded for their management excellence.

“The award came as a complete surprise on the night, which makes it especially valuable to R&M!  We are particularly pleased to have been recognised by this prestigious award particularly as it is amongst our peers in the Solent area.  Generally it has been a tough few years for a lot of companies in the region however, R&M’s quick response to the recession in improving business practises and the diversification of our business model has allowed us to grow throughout this difficult period” commented Brian Robinson (Group Chairman) “our thanks go to the whole of our management team and employees for making this happen and to all the customers and manufacturers who have supported us”.

R&M are pleased to have improved their ranking to that of 37 in the Solent 250 Listings, with strict criteria being used to be included:

  • Private independent businesses
  •  Companies must be trading and have their headquarters in the Solent region
  • Companies that are foreign owned or are listed on the Stock Exchange are excluded

To view the full Solent 250 listing click here