Ducati Manchester Limited (DML) remains in the fast lane following another successful trading period. Turnover at DML has increased from £3.4m in 2011 to £8.6m in 2016 with a projected £10m in 2017.
Barclays has recently supported the business with funding for a new store in Stoke which is in addition to their existing Ducati dealerships in Manchester and Preston.
Ducati Manchester has been awarded numerous awards over the years, including Top Sales 2016 and 2015, MCN Ducati Dealer of the Year 2015, and the prestigious Ducati UK dealer of the year award 2014. These awards are given by Ducati UK and recognises the hard work and dedication to the brand.
Director Chris Booth said: “Ducati Manchester is a thriving business with a reputation for quality, experience and excellent customer service. We pride ourselves on our ability to meet and exceed the needs and expectations of our customers. Our extensive product range and the knowledge and professionalism of our staff is key to helping us do this. Our close working relationship with Barclays, and the help and advice they give is key to our business.
“We are genuinely excited by the prospects for growth in our business and look forward to strengthening our relationship with Barclays as we continue our development in the future.”
Philippa Moors, Relationship Director for Barclays commented: “Ducati Manchester is a very successful, fast growing motorcycle dealership with an excellent track record over the last 15 years. The business has proven resilient through the cycle and this is testament to their business model and the quality of the management team.
“Our specialist knowledge and focus on the motor retail sector enable us to understand the issues and demonstrate our commitment to the sector. We look forward to a long and successful relationship with this excellent business.”