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Chamber members move to larger premises following innovation in supplies industry

Long-term growth for a Burton business will see a new era for evolving family firm as they move to larger premises to accommodate growing demand.

Industrial supplies and sourcing specialist Jones and Clark, which has been supporting industries in the town for over eight decades, will be moving to a new location in Burton-on-Trent.


The family run business, which started in 1932 as ‘saw doctors’, has expanded consistently over the last 85 years and is now seen as an innovative leader in providing industrial supplies and stock management solutions to manufacturing and engineering companies.


Managing Director Simon Douglas-Clark said,


“As a company we are proud to serve clients from around the Midlands from our base in Burton-on-Trent.” he said. “We have a long history with the area and are grateful for all of the support we have received since opening over eight decades ago.


“As a firm we are continually looking at ways to improve our offer to clients.  We’ve been working with Keele University on innovative ways to support our manufacturing and engineering clients to buy, source and manage their consumables in a more profitable and efficient way. This move signifies the beginning of an exciting and expansive era for the business.”


The company, which has outgrown its existing site, are hoping that the new site, which is double their current capacity, will give them room to grow in the future as Business to Business sales



Monica Douglas-Clark, Director at Jones and Clark and Vice President of Burton and District Chamber of Commerce said, “We’re committed to supporting manufacturing and engineering companies in the region. Our expansion enables us to provide better stock management solutions and alternative ways to supply our customers.  This move is part of our commitment to encouraging innovation, growth and independent support for the companies we serve.”


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