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Our Journey to a Greener Future

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With more and more businesses demanding a greener distribution path, Shawston have been making greener choices across our supply chain for some time now. We catch up with our Operations Director, Shaun Imrie who fills us in on our existing green distribution strategy and future plans for shrinking our carbon footprint on our journey to a greener future. View the …

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Fire Sprinkler Retro Fit Case Study

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As the leading UK supplier into the fire market #Shawston often work on many different types of projects. With that in mind we have created a series of case studies which focus on our #projects and how we work together with the customer to find the correct solution for each job. Below is the first in the series and details how we assisted in #retrofitting an …

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Mark Spencer talks to us about delivery at Shawston

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Watch our latest video and let our Logistics Manager, Mark Spencer walk you through how we manage to cover up to 1 million miles each year, delivering goods every 90 seconds. Mark also spills the beans on how our Euro 6+ Compliant vehicle fleet plays a huge part and how we can help lower your carbon footprint via multiple orders …

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The Shawcast – S1 E5: Employee Ownership and Sustainability

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Building an Everlasting Business How and Can you Build an Everlasting Business?  Each episode in The Shawcast series Rob Davenport and Alex Gale will chat to a Shawston team mate, shareholder and other business leaders/entrepreneurs to discover how they engage, empower and encourage their employees to build a business that can be passed on through the generations.  How do you …

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Shawston Woodblock Workshop

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Welcome to the Shawston Woodblock Workshop! Follow our #woodblockworkshop and get up to date on the 9 key points we are regularly asked about our FSC woodblock production. Sustainable woodblocks, produced in house, by skilled craftsmen, delivered the next day. View our FSC® Certified Wood Blocks range here. Shawston. Keeping the art of distribution simple.

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Certified Wood Blocks. Wood you know what that means?!

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Certified Wood Blocks. Wood you know what that means?! Watch the video below as Graham Wilkins talks to us about the importance of FSC certification and why it’s an essential requirement when sourcing #woodblocks for your next project. Our production facility at High Wycombe has benefited from a large investment, which has resulted in a workshop double its size. And what’s more the team …

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Steve Thorpe talks to us about FSC Certified woodblocks at Shawston

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Wood. A living, breathing material.  It responds to its environment and like all living things it ages too.  At #Shawston we want to make sure all living things live their best life and wood is no exception. Watch Steve Thorpe take you on a journey at our FSC certified wood shop in High Wycombe and see how we produce our …

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LinkedIn March 2022

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This post is a compilation of highlights from our LinkedIn profile for March 2022. Visit this link to join the conversation and see more of our LinkedIn activity including key sector updates, general business updates, details on our vast and varied product offering and the opportunity to meet some of our passionate employee owners. 2nd March 2022 Did you know …

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LinkedIn February 2022

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This post is a compilation of highlights from our LinkedIn profile for February 2022. Visit this link to join the conversation and see more of our LinkedIn activity including key sector updates, general business updates, details on our vast and varied product offering and the opportunity to meet some of our passionate employee owners. 7th February 2022 A great snap …

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The Shawcast – S1 E4: Leadership, Strategy and Management

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Building an Everlasting Business How and Can you Build an Everlasting Business?  Each episode in The Shawcast series Rob Davenport and Alex Gale will chat to a Shawston team mate, shareholder and other business leaders/entrepreneurs to discover how they engage, empower and encourage their employees to build a business that can be passed on through the generations.  How do you …