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FR Scott Strengthen Their Ironmongery Expertise

25 June 2024

Welcome Rory Summers to our Ironmongery team


FR Scott is thrilled to announce a significant addition to our team: Rory Summers has joined us as a Senior Account Manager.

Rory joins us from Viking Hardware, where he established an excellent reputation for his extensive knowledge and an unwavering commitment to quality service.

Rory has over 28 years of experience in the ironmongery industry and is a registered Dip GAI (Diploma of the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers). He brings his expertise, passion for service and a dedication to ironmongery customers to FR Scott.

With Rory on board, FR Scott further strengthens its position as a leader in ironmongery supply to construction, joinery and modular businesses. Rory’s experience spans nearly three decades. During which he has honed his skills in both practical and theoretical aspects of ironmongery along with a sound understanding of large scale construction projects.

His proficiency encompasses a wide range of products and services, from standard hardware to complex architectural specifications. Rory has a deep understanding of industry standards and regulations, particularly in fire rated hardware. This ensures that our account customers receive not only the best products but also the most compliant and secure solutions.

Rory said “I’m extremely excited to join FR Scott. They are well known in the industry as a reliable, trusted, value for money ironmongery supplier. From the outside looking in I have seen them excel in recent years, growing their ironmongery customers whilst doing positive community based initiatives in the area. I am really looking forward to meeting my new account customers, building new relationships and sharing my knowledge.”



FR Scott Ironmongery Services: A Tradition of Excellence

Since 1945, FR Scott has provided reliable and value for money ironmongery services to leading businesses a wide range of industries. Initially across Hull and East Yorkshire and now across the UK.

Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our comprehensive range of products and value-added services, designed to meet the unique needs of our account customers.

Access to Leading Brands

At FR Scott, we pride ourselves on offering a vast selection of ironmongery from all leading brands. Whether you need high-quality door hardware, window fittings, or specialised architectural products, we have it all.

Our strong relationships with top manufacturers mean we can supply the latest and most reliable products on the market, ensuring that your projects are equipped with the best materials available.

Unmatched Architectural Ironmongery Knowledge

Our team, now bolstered by Rory Summers, boasts unparalleled expertise in architectural ironmongery. We stay up to date with the latest industry developments, trends, and innovations.

This includes keeping abreast of important changes in fire hardware regulations. Ensuring that our account customers projects comply with the highest safety standards. Our knowledge allows us to provide informed recommendations and solutions tailored to the specific requirements of each project and each door.

Comprehensive Ironmongery Solutions Available

FR Scott’s ironmongery services go beyond simply supplying products. We offer a range of value-added services designed to save businesses time, effort, and money:

Door Scheduling Service: Our expert team can create detailed door schedules, ensuring that all hardware components are accurately specified and coordinated. This service helps streamline the installation process, reducing the risk of errors and delays.

Packing and Labelling Ironmongery into Kits: To further simplify your projects, and save time on site, we offer a packing and labelling service. We can organise and package all necessary ironmongery components into kits, clearly labelled for each specific application. This makes on-site identification and installation more efficient, saving you valuable time.

Dedicated Account Management: We believe in building strong, lasting relationships with our customers. Our dedicated account managers are here to provide personalised support, from initial consultation through to project completion. They ensure that your needs are met promptly and efficiently, providing a single point of contact for all your ironmongery requirements.

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Saving Businesses Time, Effort and Money since 1945

For nearly eight decades, FR Scott has been a trusted partner for businesses seeking high-quality ironmongery solutions. Our longstanding reputation is built on a foundation of reliability, expertise, and a commitment to customer satisfaction. We understand the demands of the industry and strive to provide solutions that meet and exceed our customers’ expectations.

We have access to leading brands along with in-depth architectural ironmongery knowledge, and comprehensive support services. This means FR Scott is your ideal supply partner for all your needs. We look forward to continuing our tradition of excellence by supporting your business with all its ironmongery projects, along with any fixings, fasteners and consumable requirements you may have.

Our added values services, trusted and knowledgeable team along with our significant purchasing power allow us to supply you with all your ironmongery requirements at fantastic prices. Contact us today to learn more about how FR Scott can support your next project.

Work with FR Scott


Get in touch with one of our GAI ironmongery colleagues who will take the hassle out of your ironmongery project

Tony Johnson 01482 526644

Rory Summers 01482 526640

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