Smart Garden Products has recently appointed Simon Barry as Supply Chain Manager, where he is responsible for optimising product availability, managing supplier performance and working with the NPD team to maintain high levels of product quality.
Simon was previously Supply Chain Manager at Handy Distribution, and prior to that, held supply management and buying roles at Wyevale Garden Centres and Homebase.
Jonathan Stobart, Managing Director, commented, “Simon has joined us at a time of rapid growth and will play a key role in ensuring that we continue to offer high levels of service and availability of our growing portfolio of products. His in-depth knowledge and experience in the industry will be invaluable as we continue to develop our business at pace.”
Simon adds, “I am delighted to be joining a dynamic company which has a clear sense of direction and offers innovative and exciting product categories. The management team are all industry experts and totally understand the products and the market, which are key strengths and a formula for success in this sector. The company highly values its customers and suppliers, and I look forward to contributing to the further success of the business.”