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Through continuous growth and development, the Nationwide Group has been able to record an increase in turnover from £2.5m in 1988 to £138m currently.
Along the way the Group has won many accolades including the Independent newspaper award three years running as one of the fastest growing companies in the UK, the Fresh Produce Consortium Award, and the Sunday Times export award no less than three times.
“It’s taken us over 46 years to pull together a team this strong. Staff motivation and wellbeing are key factors that contribute to our outstanding employee retention record. We measure average length of service as a Key Performance Indicator and I’m proud that it currently stands at 11 years.”
Group Managing Director
If I wasn’t in produce I’d like to be….Father Christmas! I love Christmas, love family and love giving presents. I also think I’d suit the beard. Perfect!
If I wasn’t in produce I’d like to be…..managing my much beloved Everton FC
If I wasn’t in produce I’d like to be….a better golfer by day and a restaurant reviewer for The Sunday Times at night!
If I wasn’t in fresh produce I’d like to be…..a beer taster!
If John could go back in time: Concert at the MK Bowl back in 1986. Simple Minds, The Bangles, The Cult, The Waterboys among others. Blazing hot, cold beer, a few chums. Halcyon Days.
If I wasn’t in fresh produce I’d like to return to being a professional Jockey, although I wasn’t very successful at it.
If I wasn’t in produce I’d like to be….Sales Director for the Tourist Board of my home town Grimsby – easiest job in the World!!
If I wasn’t in fresh produce I’d like to be…..finding a cure for gout!
If I wasn’t in fresh produce I’d like to be…..the owner of Matalan so I could buy even cheaper clothes.
If I wasn’t in fresh produce I’d like to be….a marathon runner…despite the fact I’ve been doing it for years and my knees are shot!
What four items would you take to a desert island? No question! Solar panel, big TV, satellite and my Real Betis t-shirt, we are back in La Liga, Go Betis!
If I wasn’t in fresh produce…I would of liked to add to my Four Rugby Union Caps for Tanzania
If I wasn’t in fresh produce…I would like to run for prime minister.