April 2014 – Wilds were awarded the “2013 – Wholesaler of the year – Best of the Best” at a recent ABInbev Awards Ceremony
Wilds were crowned “Best of the Best” within the UK wholesale market.
ABInbev supply brands like:- Budweiser, Stella Artois, Becks, Becks Vier, Boddingtons and Trophy, and are the biggest brewery in the world.
Up against Wilds for the award, were all the wholesale companies in the UK, including National operators and independently owned businesses, large and small. Each company is “scored” on several different factors including things like, volume, installations, telesales activities, logistics, financials.
The ceremony was attended by Steven and Andrew Wild, their wives, Sarah and Annie who both work in the business, and the three road based account mangers, Karen Molloy, Mark Law and Ged O’Rourke.
“It was a magical night. To receive the award was something we could only have dreamed of a few years ago, and it was special to be able to celebrate it with the team members present – I only wish we could have closed the business for the day and the whole workforce could have come down” said a delighted Steven Wild.
“Winning was good enough, but as a prize we also get and all expenses paid trip to the FIFA World Cup in Brasil to watch England play Uruguay – how good is that !!!! I have to say a massive thank you to all our customers who have helped us to build our ABInbev brands. I just hope we continue to give them the excellent service they deserve” added Andrew Wild
The trophy was presented by Steph McGovern (BBC Breakfast, Business News Presenter)