It’s that time of year again. That’s right, it’s awards season and we’re thrilled to have been shortlisted in two categories in this year’s Sheffield Business Awards
We’re up against some fantastic other local companies for Export Business of the Year and High Growth Business of the Year. Winners will be announced at a sparkly awards ceremony at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre on 3rd December.
Organised by Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and The Star, the awards are designed to recognise and reward success in all sizes of business across a variety of sectors. Open to any business based within an ‘S’ postcode …
To mill our world famous, super-fine pigments and non-dispersible dyes down to a nanometric scale, we rely on some of the best equipment on the market. And, since we’re experiencing record growth, our existing mills reached capacity over the summer so we invested in a few more to enable us to meet demand.
Two new Bühler MMX3 milling machines arrived, all the way from Switzerland, on site at our manufacturing plant in August and caused quite a stir, as you can imagine! It’s not every day we have to unload, set up and test a 2 tons piece of machinery so …
If you’ve ever phoned us or popped into our office, chances are you’ll have spoken with and met the inimitable Sue Blakeman.
Sue B, as she’s fondly known, has been part of the Diamond scenery since May 2006 and has played a key role in our success story. But Sue’s decided it’s time to hang up the phone, turn off her computer, close the admin filing cabinet and head off into the Sheffield sunset for her retirement.
Commenting on her time with the company, director Peter Callahan said: “Sue’s kept us all in check over the years, even our suppliers and customers! …