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Product News Archive March 2010

Footprint still going strong 24 March 2010
When Footprint Tools fell foul of both the recession and the banking crisis last year, after major investment in a relocation, the company took the decision to enter into a solvent liquidation. Many customers feared the Footprint wrench would disappear.

Dremel does it again 23 March 2010
The new Dremel 7700 cordless multi-tool is ideal for small, quick household jobs such as sanding, polishing and engraving.

Singing in the shower 23 March 2010
Uni-Com has introduced the Wind-Up shower radio to its wind-up range.

Making an exhibition of themselves 19 March 2010
Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, textile and wallpaper brand Sanderson is the subject of an exhibition at the Fashion and Textile Museum, London.

Sell more Sellotape 16 March 2010
Henkel last week unveiled the new brand identity for one of its best-known brands - Sellotape - with a new focus, new promotional activity and new additions to the range.

Scotts relaunches website 12 March 2010
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company has redesigned and re-launched its website, including new features in the Trade Area.

New ad campaign from Evo-Stik 12 March 2010
Bostik is launching a heavyweight national advertising campaign to support its Evo-Stik sealant portfolio.

Put on a showcase 11 March 2010
Plasti-kote has introduced a range of merchandising options to maximise profit from selling space.

Great deals up for grabs 10 March 2010
Toolbank's new 'Grab a Great Deal' spring promotion will be the focus for Toolbank's spring tradeshows.

A handy catalogue 10 March 2010
Draper Tools has launched the 2010/2011 edition of its main tool catalogue, providing a comprehensive guide to the thousands of products available.

Rug Doctor takes to the telly 10 March 2010
Rug Doctor is back on TV from March 17 with a three-week campaign to back the brand's continued product support for their UK retail rental network.

Vital Earth goes online with GYO 4 March 2010
Organic growing media specialist Vital Earth has launched a brand new consumer website, www.thegreenergardener.com.

Complete care 4 March 2010
Evergreen Complete is designed to produce a thick, green lawn with stronger roots, which better absorb water and nutrients.

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