Parlor Farm, a manufacturer of custom kitchens and cabinets, received the award Guild Mark of Crafting of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and a charity for the furniture industry.
The company is a family business that has been producing high quality custom kitchen cabinets for over 20 years. It operates from a workshop and showroom, with eight large kitchen sets, in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
Sponsored by Biesse Group and Lectra, the Manufacturing Guild Mark has recognized Britain’s best furniture manufacturers since 1993. The label is awarded to companies that demonstrate high standards according to seven evaluation criteria: design, development and function of product, manufacturing, human resources, financial stability, sustainability, and sales and marketing.
Ben Burbidge, President of Manufacturing Guild Mark, presented Dino Mussell, Managing Director of Parlor Farm, the certificate of authentication during a presentation ceremony held at the company’s premises.
Ben says, “The Manufacturing Guild Mark, which recognizes excellent UK furniture makers. This award is a testament to the competence and commitment of the entire company team, whose dedication guarantees the constant maintenance of excellence in all areas of the company. It was an absolute pleasure meeting Dino and touring the company’s excellent manufacturing facility in the Cotswolds.
Dino adds: “I am passionate about our custom kitchen business. We are a family owned business with the aim of offering the customer not only the best experience, but also the best quality and the best service that only a dedicated team can provide. I am delighted that our passion, flair and design have been recognized by the award of the Manufacturing Guild Mark by a respected institution like The Furniture Makers’ Company.
Pictured: Ben and Dino