Robert Welch forge ahead with Slimstock
Major retailers, 5 star hotels and restaurants, first class airline passengers and even those dining at Number 10 Downing Street have one thing in common: products from Robert Welch. Founded over 50 years ago, and now run by the next generation of the Welch family, the Chipping Camden based company has excelled since starting off with a drawing board in a single room.
However, as with any growing business, success brings challenges. “An increasing product range and expanding customer base, combined with varying demand profiles was giving us growing pains. In short we were working hard to maintain our service levels but at the expense of too much stock.”