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Product News Archive August 2010

Aphids away 31 August 2010
The fine, dry weather this summer has created the ideal conditions for aphids (blackflies, greenflies and whiteflies).

Longer lifespan 27 August 2010
The Dremel 8200 is compatible with all Dremel accessories and attachments and can be used to grind, polish, carve, cut, and sand a wide variety of materials.

Animal additions 27 August 2010
Uni-Com has added four new animal torches to its range of wind-up products.

Clock these on stand 26 August 2010
Gablemere Ltd will unveil its biggest ever range of indoor and outdoor clocks at next month's Glee at the NEC.

Brighten up with Brighton 26 August 2010
The new Brighton range from British Ceramic Tile combines a soft linear design with vibrant colours including red, orange, green, bright blue, lilac and of course, black and white.

Specialist: new online design 26 August 2010
Specialist Group has launched its new look website.

Plasti-kote promotion 25 August 2010
Plasti-kote will run a price promotion on selected products this autumn.

Smart storage solution 25 August 2010
Unveiled at KBB in March this year, the Stowaway storage bath panel from GW International is available from September.

New look for Hozelock 24 August 2010
Hozelock has unveiled a new look, including a 'sun-drenched' corporate identity and the tagline Gardening for Life.

Bayer Prize Draw 17 August 2010
Liliane Marriott, from Northampton, has received the £500 prize she won after visiting Bayer Garden's stand at BBC Gardeners' World Live, held at the NEC in June.

Put Kasp to the test 17 August 2010
Kasp parent Carl Kammerling International is inviting retailers to 'put Kasp to the test' with a campaign to show how stockists can benefit from offering Kasp products.

40 years in the business 17 August 2010
Specialist Group is celebrating 40 years supplying DIY retailers, builders merchants and garden centres.

Autumn ad campaign 12 August 2010
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is aiming to boost autumn sales with a major TV advertising campaign.

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