Technical Visit to Howdens Joinery

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Technical visit
07 June 2018 18:30 - 20:30
Limited Spaces
Tickets

Free to attend £0.00 Please select ticket count
Description

Howdens Supply Division manufactures kitchen and joinery products for sole distribution through its 650+ depot network.

The manufacturing facility located in Howden, East Yorkshire, is one of two purpose built state-of-the-art factories manufacturing 4.0 million cabinets annually.  The operation is an excellent example of mass customisation, effective management of complexity and shipping logistics. 

Howdens have made significant investment in automated plant and machinery to produce a quality assured product manufactured to ensure the depots are an in-stock business. Facilities include a design studio, automated manufacturing plant, quality assurance function and a complex warehouse and distribution centre. 
 
Despite its scale, Howdens Joinery remains a local business with traditional values. They are a trade only business that has been selling to trade professionals since 1995. There are over 650 Howdens Joinery depots supplying over 400,000 inspirational kitchens each year to homes in the UK. In each depot, the business is an integral part of the local community. Their customers are local trade professionals, who need trusted suppliers to support their businesses. Howdens support them with high quality products, local customer accounts, immediate availability of products, and CAD planning services.


Places on this tour are limited.  Participants MUST book their place using the booking facility on this web-page.

The visit will include a site tour taking 1 hour which requires a significant amount of walking. Sturdy shoes, preferably safety shoes are essential.

 

 

Address

Howdens Joinery Co.
Thorpe Road
Howden
DN14 7PA
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Nicky Baxter
0113 391 0537
United Kingdom
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