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Product News Archive January 2011

Bold additions 25 January 2011
Dulux has added to its collection of feature wallpapers with two new, bold designs for 2011.

Cuprinol partners 'Gnomeo and Juliet' 24 January 2011
Woodcare brand Cuprinol has signed up to be the official DIY partner of 'Gnomeo and Juliet' in 3D.

Dulux launches new app 21 January 2011
Dulux has launched a free Let's Colour Studio app that allows consumers to create their own colour schemes.

Stick with this 21 January 2011
Mykal Industries has developed a new addition to its range of Sticky Stuff remover products in the form of a mini handy pack.

Abus unlocks sales 20 January 2011
Abus racked up an extra third in UK sales during 2010, in cooperation with wholesale partners Toolbank and Hoppe.

Double launch from Dulux 19 January 2011
Dulux has launched two new paint ranges for 2011: Authentic Origins and Timeless Classics.

Botanico boosts GYO range 18 January 2011
Botanico, the award-winning grow your own brand from Solus, is set to launch a wide range of products in 2011.

BCT adds beige 18 January 2011
British Ceramic Tile has added a new beige colourway to its recently launched Wintergarden range of ceramic tiles.

New Cuprinol colours 17 January 2011
Cuprinol has added five new colours to its Garden Shades range, as part of the continuing trend for more personalisation of garden spaces.

The best bit from Forgefix 13 January 2011
The TileMax bit from ForgeFix has an asymmetric design and precision tip to cut resistance levels by 25% and prevent the bit 'wandering' while in use. This reduces the likelihood of tiles cracking or chipping when drilled.

Tiling without a tiler 12 January 2011
Promising a great-looking finish without any of the tools, mess, waste and effort of traditional tiles, Easy Tile offers an alternative to ceramic tiles for all DIYers, regardless of skill level.

Tile trimming with Trio 11 January 2011
Featuring a 200W motor, variable rpm (from 10,000 to 20,000), lock-on button for extended use, telescopic foot, on-board dust extraction port and a 90-degree pivoting head, the new Dremel Trio three-in-one spiral saw can cut, sand and rout.

New Year, new price list 6 January 2011
Abus says it has worked hard to maintain competitive prices in its January 2011 price list.

Stackable storage 6 January 2011
Dremel has launched a modular accessory system of five different accessory kits.

A new focus 6 January 2011
ITL Holdings, owned by Mark Wardle and Allan Challinor, acquired Insulated Tools LLC in November 2010.

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