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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.

Lee Rogers receiving his ten year service award

Lee celabrates ten years service

Lee Rodgers is presented with his ten year service award. Lee joined ACORN back in November 2006 to work in our central distribution centre warehouse based in Rotherham. We quickly recognised Lee’s potential and flare for sales

John Ellis is Awarded our Employee of the Month for November 2016

Employee of the month Award for November 2016

The employee of the month award for November 2016 has been awarded to John Ellis

Clive Simkins Ten Year Service Award

Clive Simkins celebrates a decade at ACORN

Clive joined ACORN in November 2006 as our Bearing and Maintenance Product Manager, having worked for the world’s leading bearing manufacturer – SKF for almost two decades.

Ola Sjölin, CEO for AxIndustries presents Daniel Wild with his 10 Year Service Award

Daniel Wild receives his 10 year service award

Danny started work with us back on 30th October 2006 as a warehouse operative.

Visit the THK Infomobile

THK Infomobile visits Acorn

Come and see THK Linear Motion products on display and take a tour of Acorn central distribution centre