CP Timber reaches 25-year milestone

2 June 2023

Two times TTJ Hardwood Trader of Year winner (2021, 2022) CP Timber, is celebrating 25 years of business this year.

Founded by its managing director Chris Powell, CP Timber started with just two people, but has built a successful team of industry experts and operations now span Hertford, Manchester, Liverpool and Oxford. 

The family-owned business has established itself as a leading hardwood company in the UK, sourcing timber from around the globe. 

Mr Powell said he was indebted to his family and loyal staff for their support during the last quarter of a century - making it possible for him to fulfil his vision and to grow the company to what it is today. 

During its 25 years, CP Timber says it has adapted and thrived despite economic downturns, including the Covid pandemic. Its team says it is looking to the future with optimism, enthusiasm and will aim continue to provide exceptional service and reliability to its customers. 

On reaching 25 years and achieving the TTJ award. Mr Powell said it was a “fantastic compliment for our hard work to be recognised by our customers”. 

“Twenty-five years of trading has been achieved by the efforts of our brilliant team and I am proud to be enjoying the business a quarter of century after it started,” he said .

“I love timber, I love the industry and I love the people we work with.” 

CP Timber managing director Chris Powell