Produce World Marshalls staff given plenty to celebrate at employee awards

Pride of Produce World Awards Outstanding Innovation team, from left, Andrew Horsfield, Ed Sendall, Nigel Ramsden and Dean Bates. NA
Pride of Produce World Awards Outstanding Innovation team, from left, Andrew Horsfield, Ed Sendall, Nigel Ramsden and Dean Bates. NA

PRODUCE World Marshalls, based in Butterwick, has scooped two awards at an annual employee awards scheme which took place recently.

Employees walked away with the Outstanding Innovation Award and the Colleague of the Year Award at the Pride of Produce World Awards.

Produce World Marshalls’ agronomy manager Carolyn Coxe, walked away with the Colleague of the Year award for displaying all the qualities of a highly committed employee.

Organisers said Carolyn had been hailed as a team player by those who work with her, a proactive problem solver.

They added that she consistently displayed the values and behaviours that Produce World actively encouraged from its staff.

The Outstanding Innovation award was won by the Produce World Marshalls

The team included procurement manager Andrew Horsfield, senior planner Dean Bates, supply chain manager Ed Sendall, logistics supervisor Lorraine Creasey and logistics manager Nigel Ramsden.

Organisers said the teamproduced outstanding results during the company’s last import season.

The internal awards scheme held by Produce World, sees groups and members of staff rewarded for their achievements.

Produce World chief executive William Burgess said: “The Pride of Produce World Awards launched last year with much success.

“Our award-winning Corporate Social Responsibility programme encourages responsible and sustainable business practice and the awards recognise and celebrate staff who employ this philosophy in all that they do, both inside and outside of the workplace.”

He added: “This year’s awards are a celebration of the talented individuals that Produce World employs.

“Our members of staff are the lifeblood of the company and I would like to extend my congratulations to all of the winners.”

The Spalding counterpart Produce World Solanum also walked away with the Team of the Year Award.