About Us

The Company... Why We Are In Business Today...

Founded in 1989, Kernow is an independent family-owned business now in its third generation. For more than a quarter of a century we have worked alongside our customers and suppliers to now become one of the UK’s leading suppliers for fixings & fasteners, Unistrut support systems, containment, and site equipment. We serve many market sectors and our strengths lie in supporting the construction & building services industries throughout the UK and Europe

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Customer Service Team - Dedicated Account Manager

At Kernow, we constantly strive to deliver the highest standards of customer service. Our enthusiastic and experienced sales team consistently operates a "Can-Do Attitude" and will always go the extra mile to meet our client’s needs so we remain our customer’s first choice and develop a lifelong relationship. Our staff has a wealth of experience and understanding of the industry and together with this we have a continuous program of product and professional staff training. We dedicate personal account supervisors and managers to all our valued clients which means our customers know exactly who to deal with.

Customer service

Our Facilities

Kernow is located in the South West and operates from its purpose built distribution centre. We have ample storage capacity and hold vast stocks to meet the needs of our clients and guarantee supply. We have the advantage of operating nationally from a single distribution hub which means we have complete control over our customer’s orders from point of receipt, despatch and delivery.

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Accreditations & Quality Standards

At Kernow, we recognise the importance of maintaining high standards related to our industry.  Our Quality Management System has been designed to help us monitor and achieve our objectives, without compromising moral, ethical or legislative obligations.  Kernow is committed to maintaining strict compliance to health & safety statutory obligations and applying safe workplace procedures to achieve sustainability at every level.  We care about the environment we live in and are passionate about improving people's lives at every level.

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