Remembering Sue

Blog | Richard Gyde, Managing Director

It is with great sadness that I write about the death of Sue Wood, who passed away recently and I will later be attending her funeral today. The Mila flags are flying at half mast as we remember someone who will forever be a part of the Mila family.

Sue worked at Mila for 10 years between 1994 and 2004 and was a key member of the team during one of the most pivotal times in the business’ history. She started out here as the Internal Sales Manager and rose to the position of Customer Services Director, before relocating to Norfolk to start a new married life with her husband Tim. Continue reading…


Marketing intern takes over Mila’s social platforms

Guest Blog | Sarah Gyde, Head of Marketing

We’ve got a marketing intern here at Mila for a couple of weeks getting some valuable experience in what, as you can imagine, is a very busy department.

Emily is studying Advertising and Digital Marketing at Northampton University and this is obviously a great opportunity for her to put lots of the theory she’s learnt at uni into practice in an ‘award winning’ real world setting. Continue reading…


G-17 time again

Blog | Richard Gyde, Managing Director

Tuesday saw the announcement of the nominations for this year’s G-Awards.

I’m delighted that Mila has been shortlisted in no less than three categories including the much coveted Component Supplier of the Year, alongside the Customer Care Initiative and the Trade Promotional Campaign.

These nominations recognise some of the key areas where Mila continues to excel and it’s a great achievement for the whole team here to have made the shortlist in such competitive categories. Continue reading…