Branch Manager appointed for PlumbStock store in King’s Lynn

PlumbStock, a specialist plumbing and heating merchants and part of the Ridgeons Group, has appointed Mark O’Dell as Branch Manager for its standalone branch in King’s Lynn.

He moved into the role during the summer after two years of working as Sales Manager for the plumbing and heating department at the Cromwell Road flagship store in Cambridge. During his 13-year career in the industry, Mark has developed a strong customer and product knowledge base, which he is using to grow the local PlumbStock store.

Mark commented: “I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to take on this role. PlumbStock is fast becoming a well-established heating and plumbing merchants in the East of England and I look forward to building the PlumbStock brand in the King’s Lynn area.

I aim to form strong relationships with our customers to ensure they know they can rely on us for all of their requirements – be it trade or for DIY projects.”

Richard Gray, Group Operations Director for Ridgeons, said: “Mark is a very talented individual who has had a wealth of experience in a customer facing plumbing and heating business. We are delighted that he will be leading our standalone PlumbStock branch and believe this appointment will aid the business’ continued growth.”

PlumbStock is a specialist plumbing and heating merchants, which trades from 20 local branches across the East of England.

Ridgeon Group also includes Ridgeons Timber & Builders Merchants, Anglia Tool Centre, Ridgeons Forest Products and CRS Wholesale. Turnover stands at £160 million per annum and Ridgeons Group employs around 850 people.