Barnoldswick bed manufacturer Silentnight has announced record sales in its 70th year of production.
The company, based in Long Ing Lane where it employs over 700 people, saw a record sales performance across its Silentnight, Sealy and Rest Assured brands in its last financial year up to January 30th, 2016.
Total net sales reached £137.5m, up 10% on the previous year, and its operating profit also showed a strong performance growing to £8.3m, up 26%.
Managing Director Steve Freeman said: “The major driver behind our sales and profit achievement is our business vision which we developed and launched across our company – to be the home of the most trusted sleep brands.
“This vision has helped us to engage and energise every colleague across all departments with total focus on market leading quality – first class customer service and continuous innovation.
“The benefits of which are now being enjoyed by our trading partners and their customers as sales across all our brands continue to strengthen further into 2016.
“Our recent Which? Best Buy awards and the growing number of five star consumer reviews across our brands are recognition of all the hard work every team member puts into making our brands the most know, most recognised and bestselling in the UK market.”