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Super tools!

Dremel has introduced one of the most highly-powered tools on the market in the shape of the Dremel 4000. 
3 December 2009

Stewart innovation keeps herbs well watered

The new Herb pot from The Stewart Company features a patented self-watering system which makes growing herbs on a home windowsill or patio easier and more enjoyable. 
24 November 2009

Visa Tools buys Footprint hammer production

Leeds-based Visa Tools has purchased the hammer section of Footprint Tools. Visa continues to manufacture the entire hammer range produced by Footprint. 
24 November 2009

Crown gets gold

Crown Trade's wedge-shaped display units, designed for use in specialist decorating outlets, DIY and merchant premises, won the Gold Award in POPAI's Home, Garden & Tobacco retailing section. 
23 November 2009

Shower in an hour

Evo-Stik is launching '1 Hour Shower', a high-performance bathroom sealant that cures in just one hour. 
19 November 2009

Keep sales hot

Following the implementation of Directive 76/769/EEC on April 3 this year, measuring devices, such as thermometers, containing mercury may no longer be offered for sale to the general public. 
19 November 2009

Evo-Stik is all-white

White For Life, new from Evo-Stik, is a range of sealants, tile adhesives and grouts that are guaranteed not to blacken, fade or yellow. 
19 November 2009

Keep it safe with Abus

Abus' WBA 100 Wall and Floor Anchor protects valuable home items like motorbikes, lawnmowers, bikes and power tools. 
10 November 2009

Clean carpets in time for Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching, many consumers are thinking about sprucing up their homes ahead of the season of festivities and family visits. 
10 November 2009

Tamper-proof security

Assa Abloy has launched a new range of Yale alarmed locks, which combine a cable lock with a tamper alarm. 
6 November 2009

Dremel Christmas promotion

A Christmas high value promotion from Dremel includes its Hobby table crammed with Dremel goodies. 
5 November 2009

Get it clean on screen

Following successful spring TV campaigns in both the UK and Ireland, Rug Doctor is back on the nation's screens for a four-week national TV ad campaign, which began on October 19. 
28 October 2009

Roundup at Glee

Roundup displayed a number of its top selling products on the stand, including the Roundup Pump N Go pressurised system that gives three minutes of continuous spray. 
28 October 2009

Vital Earth at Glee

Vital Earth is now entering the organic fertiliser market with a natural recycled chicken manure product, sourced exclusively from British free range hens. 
28 October 2009

Dansand at Glee

TV DIY and building guru Tommy Walsh visited Glee to launch Tommy Walsh's Choice Dansand Joint Filling Sand. 
28 October 2009
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