Thompson & Parkes, one of the best known and longest established builders’ merchants in Worcestershire and Shropshire, has won the title of Best Builders Merchant & DIY Supplier in the Midlands in this year’s SME News Magazine’s 2020 UK Enterprise Awards.

The SME UK Enterprise Awards recognise SMEs of all sizes across the UK who are committed to bettering business in their industries through a range of initiatives, from nourishing internal cultures to promoting employee satisfaction, offering next-level customer service, or through an enduring dedication to delivering innovative products.

Company Director Jean Morris commented: “We are absolutely thrilled and delighted to be named Best Builders Merchant & DIY Supplier in the Midlands.

“This year has been challenging for everyone, and it is thanks to our amazing staff and their commitment in rising to this new challenge that we have been able to continue to trade and support so many other local businesses, and local people throughout.

“Their dedication is the reason why we have won this award, and I thank each and every one of them for everything that they have and continue to do!”

Thompson & Parkes employs over 20 local people and has been trading within Worcestershire and Shropshire for over 80-years supplying to the building trade and DIY market. In addition, the business invests in the community through partnerships with local schools and nurseries and supports local charities and community initiatives by raising funds for deserving local causes.

Thompson & Parkes provide a full range of building, timber, landscaping and plumbing products via their Kidderminster and Oreton branches, and offers a full Dulux paint mixing and colour match service via their Stourport shop which is open 7 days a week supplying DIY, decorating and gardening tools and accessories.