Considering a career in Warehousing? Hear from Stuart Hope, Warehouse Operations Manager for William Turner & Sons - Manufacturers and suppliers of school uniform, club and corporate wear accessories including ties, scarves, bags, badges, craft wear and hair accessories.
Stuart talks about the main functions of warehousing and its importance to any business, including how these functions affect day to day operations and customer service. He covers what companies and hiring managers are looking for in prospective candidates, how to get a job in warehousing and the development opportunities on offer.
William Turner have provided, through the independent retailer, generations of school children with handmade-quality British manufactured ties and they believe now, more than ever, the UK made is a badge of quality, ethics, speed and service.
Established in 1969, their third-generation family business specialises in producing premium quality school ties and accessories. Stocking the widest range of stock ties in the UK, they have also expanded our product offering over the years to meet the changing needs of schools and school children with an exceptional variety of bags, craftwear, winterwear, hair accessories, water-bottles and accessories.
The William Turner brand represents consistency and a proven pedigree. Building on that proud heritage, they continue to evolve to take on the challenges of a rapidly changing world. With this in mind, their sights are firmly focussed on making our business ‘Fit for the Future’.
Investing in new factories, technology and great people are all part of their commitment to you.
Maybe most importantly of all, they are getting greener. They are focussed on the environment and committed to a sustainable future fit for all. They are on a journey to become a more eco-friendly business. They have recently launched our very own ‘Green Manifesto’ which elaborates on their aims to improve the way they work for the good of the environment. They are also excited to offer a range of special Eco-products.
William Turner are also proud of their high ethical standards, especially when it comes to working with their overseas partners. Their partner factory in China manufactures solely for William Turner. They visit several times a year to ensure that their high standards are always adhered to, so customers can have every confidence in the supply chain. They are a proud founder member of the Schoolwear Association as they believe that we are stronger together and as an industry have a lot to shout about.
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