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DIY Week Awards 2023 - Winners Announced!

Designed to celebrate excellence and innovation, across the DIY, home improvement and garden sectors, the DIY Week Awards 2023 took place on the 19th May at the Royal Horseguards Hotel, London, allowing the industry’s very best to network and ...
27 May 2023 0 Comments

Jewson launches electric vehicle charging products, as tradespeople report rise in eco demand

National builders’ merchant Jewson has launched a new product range of electric vehicle charging points online and in-store, as tradespeople report a rise in the number of homeowners requesting eco-friendly home improvements. The new evec electric ...
25 May 2023 0 Comments

Kingfisher releases Q1 trading update: Resilient performance in core and ‘big-ticket’ categories

Kingfisher plc (‘Company’, ‘Group’ or ‘Kingfisher’) has today provided its Q1 23/24 sales results.Key points:First quarter sales of £3.3bn; total sales +0.8% (reported) and -2.0% (constant currency)LFL -3.3% including a -0.5% calendar impact(1)...
24 May 2023 0 Comments

Expand your offer with new DIY exhibitors at Glee 2023

Glee gears up for the launch of a DIY sector at the show for the first time ever, with major brands on board and exciting new product categories available for visitors to browse at the 2023 event (27th – 29th June, NEC Birmingham). Enabling garden ...
24 May 2023 0 Comments

KBB retailers urged to support the unified water label in water saving week

The Unified Water Label Association has urged KBB retailers to support the Unified Water Label and use the tools provided to promote it to customers as the industry celebrates Water Saving Week (15-19 May). Hosted by WaterWise, Water Saving Week ...
17 May 2023 0 Comments

XPO collaborates with Christy to create an end-to-end omnichannel supply chain solution

XPO, a leading provider of innovative transport and logistics solutions in Europe, has launched a first-time partnership with Christy England, a retail brand synonymous with luxury bed and bath linens since 1850. Manchester-based Christy has awarded ...
17 May 2023 0 Comments

Don’t break your stride, Screwfix Sprint delivers trade essentials to site in 60 minutes or less

Screwfix, the omnichannel retailer, today launches a national campaign for its 60-minute delivery service, Screwfix Sprint. Sprint is Screwfix’s market-leading service that allows customers to have products delivered to home or site in 60 minutes or ...
17 May 2023 0 Comments

Snickers Workwear Hoodies – built for comfort

Along with the Work Trousers range, these Hoodies and Sweatshirts are probably the most popular products among Snickers Workwear users. ...
3 April 2023

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