Case study

Supply chain efficiency

Reducing our supply chain's environmental impact - Rigby Taylor (video)

Rigby Taylor Limited provides a one-stop shop for grounds maintenance and weed-control products for the sports turf, landscaping and amenity market. This includes grass seed, fertilisers, pesticides, line-marking materials, top dressings, growing media, and speciality plant and soil conditioners. Customers include professional greenkeepers, groundsmen and landscape managers. The business supplies many Premiership football clubs and a number of leading Scottish football clubs. It has 100 employees and an annual turnover of around £17 million.

Here, managing director Andrew Robinson and distribution manager Brendan Gott describe how the business has worked with their supply chain to cut their costs and impact on the environment.