DB Shoes Were Delighted To Celebrate Their Centenary With The Whole DB Family
Staff, customers, suppliers, friends and family all joined together for a spectacular night of fun and entertainment.
CELEBRATIONS START EARLY!
Staff enjoy a toast to 100 years of DB Shoes. What an achievement!
CUTTING THE CAKE
Sweet success!! David and Charles cut the enormous cake......
BBC LOOK EAST
The BBC spent an enjoyable few hours filming for the Look East programme, meeting staff and learning how shoes are made. They interviewed some of our longest serving employees at work. There was also a great article on their website.
FACTORY OPEN DAY
Customers and suppliers were invited for an informal lunch and a tour of the factory.
THE SCENE IS SET......
Over 120 people celebrated with DB Shoes at a Champagne reception and dinner, held in the local Stanwick Hotel.
Long standing suppliers joined us from India and Eastern Europe.
CASINO FOR CHARITY
The competition was high to win the highest number of chips....the winners selected Acorn Children's Hospice in Worcester to receive £100.
and even a quiz filled the audience in on some fascinating facts about DB Shoes.
Q. What does DB stand for? A. Denbros
Q. What bird did DB use in its marketing in the 70's? A. A Parrot
Q. How many pairs of shoes do we usually have in stock? A. 80,000 or more
Q. Has Buckingham Palace ever written to DB Shoes? A. Yes
Q. Has an employee ever played the organ at Westminster Abbey? A. Yes