Durham-based Gilderol Garage Doors plans for future growth with support from Aldermore

POSTED: 2nd July 2014
IN: Newsroom

Garage door manufacturer, Gliderol Garage Doors Ltd has agreed a £900,000 invoice finance facility with Aldermore.

The new facility will ensure that Gliderol Garage Doors is well placed to take advantage of future growth opportunities as the UK economic recovery continues and demand from the construction sector, a key sector for the business, increases.

Gliderol Garage Doors is based in Peterlee, Durham and manufactures garage doors for both residential and commercial applications, ranging from residential home garages, to airport hangar doors.

Commenting on the new banking relationship, Benjamin Lumbers, Chief Executive of Gliderol Garage Doors said:

“Over the last five years the UK manufacturing industry has had to adapt to survive but now we are ready to grow. Aldermore’s invoice finance facility ensures that we are able to benefit from speedy access to funds meaning cashflow is never a problem and we can seize any opportunity that comes our way.

“With Aldermore’s help we can strengthen our transport and delivery performance to maintain our competitive advantage as the economy improves.”

Dan Summerfield, Regional Director of Invoice Finance at Aldermore said:

“Aldermore is delighted to be doing its bit to support the UK manufacturing industry through strong British firms like Gliderol Garage Doors. The UK manufacturing industry has faced some tough challenges over the last five years but due to high quality products and a strong management team, Gliderol has overcome these challenges and is set to flourish as the UK economy begins to improve.”


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