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Arthur Wood's fruitful range

The Fruit Grove collection by Arthur Wood uses a variety of bright and colourful fruits to create a bold design statement. 
9 July 2009

Preserving margin with Rayware

The original glass Kilner Preserving Jar, available from Rayware, features the familiar traditional styling, easy-to-use metal screw top lid with replaceable vacuum seal and metal screw band to secure the seal. 
9 July 2009

A cool launch

Made from 100% recycled PET (plastic bottles) externally and available in two colour options, Aladdin's new Lotus collection of coolbags was launched at the show. 
8 July 2009

Bowled over

T&G added a fruity element to its bowl range at the show - Each bowl, made from hevea, features a hand-carved strawberry or lemon and lime design. 
8 July 2009

Keep it contained

At £261, Abus' new container lock may, at first glance seem ambitiously priced in the current climate. However, with an estimated 100,000 containers across the UK storing goods to an estimated value of £300m, the sales potential becomes a little clearer. 
3 July 2009

On your marks...get set

To mark its sponsorship of Team Oreca in the 2009 Le Mans series, Araldite Fusion Power has launched an online competition to give away VIP hospitality packages to Silverstone. 
3 July 2009

Dethlac turns 50

Dethlac Insect Lacquer is celebrating 50 years on the market this month having been first launched in July 1959. 
3 July 2009

Generate powerful sales

Smart Solar is calling on more retailers to list its new 'off the shelf' solar PV system. 
3 July 2009

How to pack it all in

Uni-Com has launched its digital luggage scale backed by a national TV advertising campaign. 
26 June 2009

Get a hobby

Dremel is launching a new Hobby range for crafts enthusiasts. 
24 June 2009

Measure with Master Precision

Advent Tools has launched its EEC Class 1 accurate 'Master Precision' 5 metre pocket tape. 
24 June 2009

Geo-Fix on display

Following its acquisition of the Geo-Fix brand in December 2008, Everbuild says sales of the brush-applied paving jointing compound have continued to grow. 
11 June 2009

Forever White gets silver

Everbuild Forever White tile adhesive and grout was given a Silver Award in the decorative category at the Industry Awards 2009, organised by DIY Week and sister titles, last month. 
11 June 2009

Abus improvements

The 55 range of brass padlocks, the economy end of Abus' offer, now includes a double-bolted shackle and anti-pick paracentric keyway. 
8 June 2009

G-save on energy bills

Gas and electrical safety specialist gas-elec has launched the g-save Economiser. 
8 June 2009

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