AF International, established manufacturer of specialist PC, office equipment and touch screen cleaning solutions was extremely excited and thrilled at this year’s OFDA dealer group conference, to win Supplier of the Year, under £5M 2014 in a vote by the members.
Office Friendly is a co-operative of 140+ office products resellers with a central team based in Sheffield, providing a full range of services and products. Each year they organise a sales conference where members are updated, offered further support, motivated and shown new initiative’s for 2015. Manufactures in the OP market back the event by way of exhibiting, showcasing new items for 2015 and offering marketing support.
Paul Hardy, European Brand Director “We work hard to support the dealers associated with Office Friendly, in the way of product information blitz days, marketing and sampling. We help them to develop our brand, and have established strong partnerships with the individual members and the team at head office. Winning the award for Supplier of the Year is just fantastic, it is voted for by members, making it truly special. I was honoured to collect the award on behalf of everyone. A big thank you to the members."
AF International has been working with the OFDA team for a number of years, building a friendly yet professional relationship that maximizes the potential for both parties.
Keith Moffat, Interline Office Supplies a dealer based in Co Duram “As a dealer it is nice to have support from suppliers and there is none better than AF who have a good product range and are always available to offer help and advice”.
Karen Harrison, Group Marketing Manager “We are delighted to have won this award, and even more delighted that it is voted for by OFDA members. I know the AF team have worked very hard in collaboration with OFDA over many years and have built a strong relationship”.
AF International won the Nemo Dealer Group Innovations Award for AF Tech-Rescue earlier in the year and is shortlisted for two BOSS Awards for Manufacturing Marketing Excellence and Digital Marketing.