Freesat, the subscription-free satellite TV service, is celebrating winning three awards at the 2013 Independent Business Awards, the Independent Electrical Retailer magazine’s annual awards.
For the third year in a row, the Best Training Team for Consumer Electronics accolade was awarded to Freesat, for demonstrating a commitment to training its retail trade partners and helping them to remain competitive, achieve business success and deliver best results for the manufacturer. The launch of Freesat’s next generation service
Emma Scott, Freesat Managing Director said:
We’re absolutely delighted and incredibly proud to win these awards yet again. It’s been a great year for Freesat, and this recognition highlights the fantastic work of the whole team. The success of the training team in particular, assisted through our partnership with Astra, is a display of our ongoing commitment to the independent retail sector that has been instrumental to our success over the last five years.
Freesat announced earlier this year it has now sold over 3.2 million units, far exceeding original sales projections and taking total gross retail UK sales to £1.2 billion since launch in May 2008.