IronmongeryDirect names Ramoutar head of ops

Published:  26 September, 2012

ESSEX: IronmongeryDirect, one of the UK's largest online and mail order suppliers of ironmongery products to the trade, has named Raj Ramoutar as its head of operations.

Based at the company's Basildon headquarters, Mr Ramoutar will be responsible for all aspects of service delivery from the 50 000sq ft premises.

"Continuous improvement of operating efficiencies, order fulfilment and despatch of goods is something I'm passionate about and this is crucial to us maintaining one of the industry's fastest next day delivery services," he said.

"With his background in operations, logistics and customer service with Emma Bridgewater, Fortnum & Mason, Cath Kidston, and Littlewoods Shop Direct Group, said IronmongeryDirect's managing director Wayne Lysaght-Mason, "I'm confident Raj's excellent industry experience will help us to maintain our position as the UK's fastest-growing specialist ironmongery supplier."

IronmongeryDirect has been in the business of supplying architectural ironmongery to builders, joiners and shop fitters for over 40 years.

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