by BAR

Maidman’s Removals & Storage has won the British Association of Removers’ prestigious Domestic Mover of the Year Competition 2011-12. The result was announced on Saturday 14 May at the BAR Annual Conference in Manchester. Bournemouth based Maidman’s held off competition from four other UK companies to be crowned the overall winner. The initiative is recognised for outstanding commitment and leadership in the domestic removals market.

Maidman’s has been in operation for over 30 years and were the first company in the UK to gain all three British Standard Institute (BSI) quality standards relevant to the removal industry. Maidman’s offers a full service that includes domestic and commercial removals, archive and document storage and a secure shredding service.

Companies entering the competition were judged according to strict criteria which included a commitment to quality and standards, customer satisfaction, knowledge, professionalism and helpfulness of staff as well as commitment to training and development of staff.

Managing Director Brian Maidman commented, “We are absolutely delighted to have won such a prestigious industry award, considering we were up against some very strong competition. To receive the initial recognition and to be a finalist was a feat in itself, to win the competition is a huge achievement for the company. The recognition is down to the ongoing hard work from the team. The continual high standards and customer service values that we set ourselves, ensures the smooth running of the business and emphasises our core values. It’s a very proud milestone for the company.”

Above: Brian Maidman with the DMotY Award

Congratulations to Maidman’s for being worthy winners in a hard fought contest!

The British Association of Removers (BAR) is the largest and oldest trade association in the removals sector, formed in 1900. It represents the UK’s leading professional removal and storage companies all of which are covered by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) approved BAR Code of Practice.