ACORN® Insight

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Introducing Paul Speight: ACORN’s Power Transmission Product Manager

To celebrate his recent promotion to Power Transmission Product Manager, we caught up with Paul Speight to find out about his past experience in the industry, as well as how he sees his new role developing.

ACORN announces new Power Transmission Product Manager

Paul Speight belts up the take on this new role.

ACORN becomes UK stockist for Timken Type-E Tapered Roller Bearing Housed Units

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has increased its range of Timken products by investing in a large stockholding of Timken Type E tapered roller bearing housed units. The new range will enable customers to slash their downtime by receiving and fitting the units to their machinery the same day.

Trio of Promotions as ACORN Announces New Sales Director

Following the appointment of Gavin Stacey as Sale Director, ACORN are proud to announce the promotion of two more employees who will fill the roles of UK Sales Manager and Customer Service Manager.

ACORN Announces New Sales Director

Gavin Stacey has been announced as the new Sales Director of Acorn Industrial Services Ltd.

Sheila receives a gift from Gavin Stacey for her 30 years of service

Sheila Celebrates 30 Years at ACORN!

It's '88, there's big hair and even bigger fashion statements (we have the pictures to prove it!). Most people are still recording every sale and piece of stock on paper - and as ACORN begins to grow, Sheila joins the team as an Office Assistant.

Adrian Celebrates 30 Years with ACORN

In 1988, ‘The Only Way is Up’ was topping the charts, Die Hard was in the cinema, David Hirst was SWFC’s top player and Adrian was starting at ACORN! Lots has change over the 30 years since Adrian joined so we talked to him about his time here.

Cheryl Titterton Celebrates 10 Years at ACORN

Cheryl started with ACORN as a Sales Advisor in March 2008.

Harley Gray

June 2017’s Employee Of The Month Award Presented To Harley Gray

After joining the business in May 2017, Harley has made an immediate impact with her positive attitude to her work. Harley received nominations from both branches and directors – an outstanding achievement for someone so new to the business. Congratulations, Harley!

Bearings & Maintenance product manager Clive Simkins holding his Employee of the month certificate

Clive Simkins has been presented with March’s Employee Of The Month award

Clive Simkins has worked at Acorn for over a decade, after joining the business in November 2006 as Acorn’s Bearing and Maintenance Product Manager. Prior to joining Acorn, Clive racked up over 18 years of experience at SKF, the world’s leading bearing manufacturer.