Caboose & Co is delighted to announce its been shortlisted as a finalist in the prestigious Festival Supplier Awards 2020 in the ‘Best Glamping / Accommodation’ category.
The nomination is a direct reflection of the successes over the past twelve months for the Caboose team; with 8 new events added to its roster and all existing clients continuing to work with the company in a growing capacity. The company has recently celebrated the extension of three contracts with Winding Lake Farm during Glastonbury Festival, The Big Feastival and The Royal Air Tattoo. The provision of a commercial loan facility from Arkle Finance was also completed to support ambitious growth plans to increase its current fleet of 52-bedroom suites in 2020.
With the Festival Supplier Awards now in its sixth year, its dedication to recognising, rewarding and promoting best practise in the outdoor event and festival sector means that making the shortlist is a real honour.
Caboose & Co managing director Tom Critchley understands the pressure points faced by event organisers when it comes to accommodating staff on-site. “I founded Caboose & Co to offer a better temporary accommodation solution to the events industry. It’s a genuine honour to be rewarded for our dedication to delivering a hassle-free service to our clients as well as high quality product that offer’s the best night’s sleep going. It’s all about setting a new industry standard and we are so proud to be recognised by the esteemed Festival Supplier Awards judging panel.”
Michelle Tayton, event director of the Festival Supplier Awards comments: “The quality of our shortlisted suppliers is outstanding, a welcome reminder of the excellence and professionalism that exists within the outdoor event and festival industry. We’re delighted that Caboose & Co has been recognised for its pursuit of excellence, given the tough competition in their field.”
With a focus on delivery, customer service and sustainable initiatives, the awards are judged by an esteemed panel of high-profile industry experts. The award ceremony and gala dinner is eagerly anticipated and will be held at the Hurlingham Club on Thursday 30th January 2020. Caboose & Co offer event organisers the service flexibility of a long-term, permanent install for crew on site during long installs, through to a full-service pop-up hotel hosting guests at the UK’s world-class festivals, cultural and sporting live events.