Website Sales Increase

We’ve had our most successful year on our e-commerce website Retail Innovations! The bumper year hasn’t come as a complete surprise though, over the past 12 months we’ve had a site overhaul making products easier to find and running regular e-marketing campaigns to suit the changes. Investments have also been made in to SEO (Search […]

January 13th, 2016|Accomplishments, Growth|

SAP Business One

After a record year where we saw 50% growth in our business we realised it was time to improve our manufacturing control system. The aim of the project is to help us continue this trend and to support Walker Bros towards even more potential growth. After many meetings, discussions and considerations with various software […]

April 2nd, 2015|Growth, Technology|

WB welcome Lisa to the the team!

With 2014 being our busiest ever year, our sales team were more than happy to hear they were gaining an extra set of hands in 2015! With a proven track record of 10+ years working in our industry, it’s a pleasure to announce Lisa Appleyard as the new Business Development Manager. Her main aim will […]

January 28th, 2015|Growth, Jobs, People|

New plastics bender

Due to the increased work in our plastics division, Walker Bros have invested in an additional, more superior line bending machine.  The machine will enable us to complete multiple bends, work with larger size sheets and give us more control and consistency over the temperature. We will also be able to bend up to […]

October 24th, 2014|Growth, Machinery, Technology|

Raising the roof!

Q: How do you get a new larger degreasing tank on to the top deck of your factory?
A: With a help from Haven Building & Maintenance Ltd, a large crane and a metal roof tin opener…

This week we’ve been raising the roof (literally and figuratively) by investing in an additional vapour degreasing tank to […]

October 17th, 2014|Growth, Machinery|

700 store event stand roll out – Complete!

Walker Bros have completed their largest project to date by joining forces with the One Stop Stores Ltd and distributing 4000+ event stands nationally to 700+ stores, all within the space of a few months. WB achieved this with the hard work and dedication of its staff and by implementing efficient time-saving processes like […]

July 10th, 2014|Accomplishments, Customers, Growth|

New member of staff!

We are pleased to announce the arrival of our latest member to the Walker Bros family, Jordan Martin our new Undergraduate Product Designer. The fresh faced youngster is fitting in very well with our team and was well received working his compulsory week on the shop floor getting his hands dirty. Currently Jordan is […]

July 1st, 2014|Growth, Jobs, People|

Trumpf Laser

Walker Bros have welcomed the arrival of a Trumpf Trumatic L2530 2kw laser to our line-up of precision sheet metal machinery.

This latest investment could not have come at a better time, increasing our capacity and allowing us to cope with the bumper year we are currently experiencing! It also welcomes Laser Cutting as a […]

March 5th, 2014|Growth, Jobs, Machinery, Technology|