Stone importers enjoy soaring sales

A NATURAL stone supplier is enjoying strong growth as demand for its product soars.Global Stone, a Colchester-based importer and wholesaler business, has introduced 30 new lines of stone as part of a major investment programme.

A NATURAL stone supplier is enjoying strong growth as demand for its product soars.

Global Stone, a Colchester-based importer and wholesaler business, has introduced 30 new lines of stone as part of a major investment programme.

New products include sandstone paving, limestone, granites, marbles, slate and travertine.

The firm is also investing in more storage space, IT systems and taking on four new staff.

Since its launch four years ago, the business has grown 100% each year, and believes the new products will help it expand significantly next year.