5025 years


Tom Chandley Bakery Engineers are the leading suppliers of commercial bakery equipment in the UK with over 60 years of manufacturing experience as high quality, customer focused bakery engineers. Producing high quality bakery equipment is not their only area of expertise, as they recently celebrated four members of staff completing 25 years at Chandleys, while one member of staff celebrated 50 years!

Martin Dyson, Sales Director; Sandra Stopford, Sales Co-ordinator; John Flattley, Project Manager; Andrew Bennet, Quality Assurance Manager and Tony Pritchard, a Tom Chandley Engineer were all presented with a specially engraved watches to mark 25 years of employment service. Richard Mills, another of Tom Chandley’s Engineers, was presented with a cheque to celebrate a huge and impressive 50 years!

When asked about the secret of Tom Chandley’s success with staff longevity, Sandra commented, “It’s so friendly here! It’s a family-run business which makes everyone feel special and get on well. I started out as a bakery demonstrator and have worked my way up acquiring knowledge over the years!”

Richard added, “I’ve worked my way around the engineering department since I started. I’ve always enjoyed the job and the people are great. Before I knew it, I was being presented with a reward for working at the company for 50 years!”

These staff join over 24 others in the Tom Chandley workforce who have been working there for over 25 years. It seems that Tom Chandley has found the winning formula in both its bakery equipment and its staff!