Ricoh Arena and Wasps have named Robert Welch the official hospitality supplier. The homeware brand based in the Cotswolds has signed a multi-year deal with the team and the venue making it the 21st official partner and supplier.
Peter Churchill, operations director at Robert Welch, said: “We are proud and excited to become a partner supplier with Wasps and the Ricoh Arena. Our respective organisations have many shared values – teamwork, excellence, integrity, leadership – that are as important to the design of award winning products as they are to sporting achievement.”
The Robert Welch cutlery collection is recognised as one of the finest in the world. The company has been serving the hospitality industry for over 60 years; working with establishments as diverse as Burj al Arab in the UAE, the Cheltenham racecourse and the Emirates Airline.
Jacky Isaac, Group HR Director and operations director at Wasps and the Ricoh Arena, said: “Robert Welch is a welcome addition to its portfolio of official partners and suppliers. Thousands and thousands of people enjoy hospitality at the Ricoh Arena each year and we are looking forward to working with the company to further improve the experience for people visiting the venue.”
Partner and supplier of Wasps and the Ricoh Arena also include Heineken, Majestic Commercial, Ricoh, Ericsson, EQ Nutrition, Matrix and Greenfields.