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Francis Kirk Win Special Achievement Award for Innovation

Over 170 people gathered at the May Fair Hotel in London for The Family Business of the Year award presentations, celebrating the best of British when it comes to family firms. Francis Kirk had a successful evening, bringing home a Special Achievement Award in Innovation. Long time employee Edyth O’Connor had this to say about…
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Francis Kirk/Francis House Charity Golf Day 2018

On Friday 6th July at Davenport Golf Club, Francis Kirk Group will be hosting a Golf Day in aid of Francis House Children’s Hospice. Francis House Children’s Hospice supports hundreds of extraordinary families from across the north west of England by providing respite care for children, teenagers and young adults with life-limiting conditions. The day also…
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Award Recognition for Francis Kirk

Over the past few weeks Francis Kirk Group of Companies have had a string of awards nominations. We have been nominated in The National Family Business Awards 2018, in E3’s Family Business of the Year Award, in PwC’s UK Private Business Awards, and in Family Business United’s Family Business of the Year Awards. On top…
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Denton Firm wins £200,000 worth of orders from the Middle East

Denton-based engineering and fastening business Francis Kirk Group has passed the £200K order milestone after opening up trading opportunities in the Middle East. The family-run business, which celebrates 150 years of trading history this year, appointed a distribution partner in the Middle East 18 months ago – The Alipoor Company –  and is now reaping…
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Francis Kirk Group Shortlisted in National Family Business Awards

Francis Kirk Group has been shortlisted for the Family Business of the Year Awards 2018 joining William Turner & Son, Qualtex UK Ltd and Arighi Bianchi in an impressive line-up of North and Northern Ireland regional finalists. The awards are run by Family Business United, who work with family businesses and their professional advisers to…
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Tom Kirk joins Andy Burnham’s Business Advisory Panel

Mayor Andy Burnham today announced the 18 Greater Manchester business figures who will form his new Business Advisory Panel, and Managing Director of Francis Kirk Group, Tom Kirk, has been invited to get involved. The panel’s members will advise the Mayor and Deputy Mayor for Business & Economy, Sir Richard Leese, on actions they feel…
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Francis Kirk Nominated in Emerging Export Category of Business Awards

n the latest of a series of award nominations Denton-based Francis Kirk Group is again competing for top honours with companies across the region. The leading fastening and engineering business is a finalist in the Emerging Exporter category of the North West International Trade Awards 2017, which are being held the Lowry Hotel this week.…
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Francis Kirk Shortlisted in Prestigious Manchester Evening News Awards 2017

They will battle it out with the two other shortlisted businesses in their category, sponsored by Brewin Dolphin – Kids Allowed and Liars Club Holdings – with the winner announced at a presentation event on November 9th at The Principle Hotel in Manchester. This year marks 25 years of the popular awards scheme which celebrates businesses…
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Francis House Charity Childrens Hospice Francis Kirk Golf Day

Golf Day Raises £5,500 for Francis House Children’s Hospice

Francis Kirk Group has held a successful charity golf day raising an impressive £5,500 for Francis House Children’s Hospice. The event at Davenport Golf Club was the first in a series of fund-raising initiatives by the leading Denton-based engineering and fastener firm on behalf of the charity. Attracting over 80 golfers the day was packed…
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Tameside Firm Opens Up New Sales Partnerships in Dubai and the Us

Denton-based engineering and fastening business Francis Kirk Group has expanded its international distribution network with key deals in Dubai and the US. The Dubai appointment of Integrated Auto Supplies will accelerate growth in the Middle East. The company already has a successful distribution partnership in Iran. In the US the company’s market leading self-locking nut…
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