International prestige award to Swedish agent duo

Agent of the Year 2017 in Sweden, Lindeblad & Wendin AB, receives the international award Agent of the Year by IUCAB. The announcement of the award was held on May 26, 2017 at a ceremony in Helsinki, Finland.

On May 18, Lindeblad and Wendin AB were awarded Agent of the Year 2017 in Sweden by Trade Partners Sweden. As winner of the title, Lindeblad & Wendin AB became Sweden’s representative of the International award Agent of the Year, The George Hayward Award, awarded by Internationally United Commercial Agents and Brokers (IUCAB). The award was announced at a ceremony in Helsinki, Finland, where delegates from all over the world met for a delegation meeting. Sweden is represented by Helena Waker, CEO, Trade Partners Sweden.

Lindeblad and Wendin AB have been run by Hans Lindeblad and Martin Wendin since 2002 and have prestigious brands such as Calvin Klein Underwear, Tommy Hilfiger Underwear and Bruun & Stengade in their agent portfolio. For Lindeblad and Wendin, relationships are fundamental and they work closely with their customers and the brands they represent. With unprecedented driving power, hard work, focus on the store and the customer, as well as a great deal of positivism, they have built a successful company with a clear value base and high trust among customers and principals. The hard work has resulted in a steady growth in the company that last year doubled its turnover.

– We love the agency form and are extremely pleased and proud that Trade Partners Sweden noted us and considered us worthy of the title Agent of the Year, says Hans Lindeblad, CEO, Lindeblad and Wendin AB.

– To also be awarded the international award, Agent of The Year 2017, feels like a fantastic bonus. Both prices tells us that we think in an advantageous way and also bring a good reputation in the industry and internationally, continues Hans Lindeblad.

– We are very happy for Hans and Martins sake. They are a very capable duo who, together with their team, have created a highly appreciated agency with prestigious brands. Lindeblad and Wendin’s award as Agent of the Year shows that Trade Partner Sweden are a strong partner to our members, have a large network and help members develop their business both nationally and internationally, says Helena Waker, CEO, Trade Partners Sweden.