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Product News Archive January 2015

Polyseam demonstrates award-winning sealant at Totally 30 January 2015
At Totally, Polyseam will be demonstrating the Graft IPT sealant, Totally DIY's 2014 Silver Award winner and shortlisted for DIY Product of the Year for 2015.

Centurion to showcase rebrand at Totally 29 January 2015
Centurion Europe is showcasing its ranges of retail-ready pre-packaged hardware, tools and DIY products, including well-known brands such as Powerlines and Plumbing Solutions, at this year's Totally DIY.

Chemfix unveils new formulations at Totally 29 January 2015
Due to new European legislation being implemented from April 1, 2015, Chemfix is pre-empting the enforced changes to labeling and packaging on Styrene-based products, by ensuring all future woodfillers under the Metolux brand will be a new Styrene-free formulation.

ChapelWood has offers for Nest Box Week 22 January 2015
ChapelWood, the specialist supplier of products and food for wild garden birds, is celebrating National Nest Box Week, February 14-21, with special offers.

Draper goes digital at Totally Tools 22 January 2015
On stand F2, visitors to Totally will find a completely new look and approach to previous Draper Tools stands.

The latest from LG Harris at Totally 22 January 2015
World-class manufacturer of decorating products LG Harris will be showcasing its latest product range at Totally Tools 2015.

Wilsons promises brands to notice at Totally 22 January 2015
Wilsons will be showing at the Totally shows a selection of products from its extensive range, amongst which brands to notice will be Orwell laundry products, Leecroft household products and Buffalo drain plungers.

More own label from Stax at Totally 22 January 2015
National cash-and-carry and delivered wholesaler Stax Trade Centres will be unveiling more of its essential own-label DIY, tools, decorating and hardware lines at the Totally shows.

Sika Everbuild returns to Totally DIY 2015 22 January 2015
Sika Everbuild, the UK's largest manufacturer of sealants, adhesives, fillers and building chemicals, will be exhibiting once again at Totally DIY 2015, within the BIRA pavilion.

Beautiful but durable: Liberon Hard Wax Oil 15 January 2015
For wooden floors and furniture that demand the highest levels of protection, Liberon has the ideal product.

Punk has the power with accessories 14 January 2015
This new 24-piece assorted set of power tool accessories gives tradespeople the ammunition to tackle whatever the job demands, says Punk, be it drilling through masonry, concrete, wood or metal.

Sika Everbuild protects with push of foot 14 January 2015
Roll & Stroll from Sika Everbuild is a self-adhesive floor protector range designed with the user in mind.

UK manufacturer Whitefurze grows Allstore 14 January 2015
With the addition of 22 new sizes to its Allstore range of strong, stackable storage boxes, Whitefurze is set to continue to fly the flag for British manufacturing.

Everbuild speeds up sticking 14 January 2015
Stixall Rapid 30 is a new two component hybrid polymer adhesive from Everbuild with ultra-quick curing properties - setting hard in just 30 minutes.

Squire's Stronghold kicks up a storm 14 January 2015
For extra high security in all weathers, Squire's British-made Stronghold range of CEN grade and LPCB approved high-security padlocks and new Stormproof covers are proving unbeatable, says the company.

Abus turns to workplace security 6 January 2015
Abus is addressing workplace security with its new industrial safety range of products that fall under the lockout/tagout category (LOTO).

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