A trusted supply partner for over 100 years
Righton Blackburns is an independent metals and specialist plastics stockholder and distributor. We have been a trusted supply partner for premium quality products for over 100 years.
Today we are recognised as the leading supplier to a diverse customer base including safety critical markets; government agencies and departments, and FTSE 100 companies.
Our reputation is founded on both the efficiency and integrity of our business dealings, as well as our proven ability to innovate and respond to change. This strength and agility remain true today.
Operating from 14 service and processing centres across the UK, we are well placed to service any requirement from one off supplies, through direct-to-line feed services, to long term contracts. We offer a reliable and efficient delivery service from locally held stocks for standard, non-standard or customer specific material.
Markets served include:
- Aerospace & Defence
- Architecture & Infrastructure
- Automotive & Transport
- Marine & Shipbuilding
- Power Generation
- Precision Engineering
- Process Plant
- Signs & Display
If you wish to discuss your requirements, or find out more about Righton Blackburns, please contact us.
The Righton Limited and Blackburns Metals Limited names in our industry are powerful ones; two market leading metals distributors. Before our merger in November 2018, both businesses were established and trusted companies with superior customer service values and a reputation for supplying premium quality products. This stable, solid and credible legacy gives us a platform from which to build the next generation of metal stockholder: Righton Blackburns Limited.
Our ease of interconnection combined with the individual business strengths of predecessor companies, Righton and Blackburns Metals, enables us to add value to customers through access to unrivalled expertise; a comprehensive logistical infrastructure with faster response times, and an improved service offering throughout the UK.
The Righton Blackburns leadership team has a united vision which looks towards the future to becoming the most respected and reliable distributor of metal and related products. We will do this by eliminating risk for customers and fulfilling a pivotal role in increasingly quality-critical supply chains.
The extensive experience and specialist product knowledge of our people mean that the Righton Blackburns' teams are highly valued by customers and providers alike.
We strive to be the best provider to our customers; the best supplier to our providers, and the best employer to our colleagues.
Robust, state-of-the-art technology, enables our highly trained, experienced staff to deliver exceptional service to clients; competitively and efficiently.
Our business model is based upon placing customers at the centre of the Righton Blackburns business.
Our commitment to customer service, extensive technical experience, state of the art warehousing facilities, logistical expertise, combined with access to a wide range of brands ensures we are perfectly equipped to respond to a diverse range of customer requirements; from general engineering to safety critical applications.
At Righton Blackburns, the quality of our products is the cornerstone of our reputation. We believe that to supply world-class customers, we to must be world-class in everything we do and in every detail of our business.
Uncompromising quality control and strict traceability is key to the entire Righton Blackburns operations. We are proud of our commitment to quality and continuous improvement. Central to this is our Business Operations Improvement Programme (BOIP) which continually examines and appraises core business processes to identify areas where operational improvements can be achieved.
All team members have the appropriate health and safety guidance in line with the requirements of ISO45001:2018, and we are accredited and approved by some of the biggest names in the business. Accreditations include, but are not limited to: ISO9001:2015 registration; ASEN9120, and the SC21 Silver Award.
Customers can rest assured that, in choosing Righton Blackburns, they are in a safe pair of expert hands. Relevant documentation and certification can be found in PDFs & Brochures