The Baldwins brand was originally established over 30 years ago in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. In August 2003 Steve Warner and his business partners bought the company. Today, Steve is a 100% shareholder and continues to run and manage the company alongside Group General Manager Peter Randhawa.
Here’s a run down of how Baldwins has grown over the last 15 years!
2003 – Baldwins of Aylesbury opened
2006 – Baldwins of Corby opened (April)
2006 – Baldwins of Stratford opened (October)
2009 – Baldwins of London opened (December)
2012 – Baldwins Repair Group created
2013 – Baldwins of Leicester (fast track repair centre) opened
2014 – Expansion at the Aylesbury repair centre with an additional 23,000sqft
2014 – Attained BS0125 – the BSI Kitemark™ for Vehicle Damage Repair at Aylesbury, Corby, London and Stratford-upon-Avon
2014 – Finalist at the British Bodyshop Award
2015 – Attained BS10125 – the BSI Kitemark™ for Vehicle Damage Repair at Leicester
2016 – Winner at the British Bodyshop Award
2017 – Finalist at the British Bodyshop Award
2018 – Entered our 15th year of operation!
Managing Director Steve Warner says: “Our success so far has been achieved through the hard work and dedication of all our employees and previous Directors.
“Going forward we have the appetite for further growth, without losing customer focus; and keeping our positive relationships with our work providers. We will continue to train and develop our team in order to improve our service and efficiencies.
“It has been a challenging time, but we are now in a strong operational position to successfully manage our future plans and developments. Here’s to the next 15 years!”
Photo insert: Steve Warner (R) and Peter Randhawa at the opening of Baldwins of London in 2009