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Product News Archive October 2015

New four-strong range from Harris Brushes 14 October 2015
Harris Brushes has added to its expanding portfolio with a new range of paint brushes.

Treadstone launches Peter Rabbit kids' gardening range 14 October 2015
Treadstone Products has unveiled an exclusive range of bespoke children's gardening accessories under the Peter Rabbit licence.

Safe and super-dry with Scruffs boots 14 October 2015
Featured in its autumn/winter catalogue, Gore-Tex technology has been added to Scruffs' premium quality range of safety footwear.

Make the most of Masons mouldings this autumn 13 October 2015
Whether for period properties or contemporary new builds, mouldings are becoming a popular choice for those looking to add character and style to their property, says Masons.

Win an iPad with Everbuild 7 October 2015
Everbuild - a Sika Company is holding a competition to find the best product demonstration videos, with a brand new iPad up for grabs.

Petface feeder combines practicality with style 7 October 2015
Petface's premium Signature Loktop Seed Feeder breaks the mould in the wild bird care category with its simple, bold design, innovative 'wrist strap' feeder port attachment and clear colour code detailing.

Town & Country unveils its new image 7 October 2015
Town & Country says the unveiling of its new brand image went down a storm at Glee.

Grange designs for the modern garden 7 October 2015
Grange has unveiled its new, premium Contemporary range.

Neudorff feeds, protects and grows 7 October 2015
Neudorff unveiled 10 new additions to its weed, feed and control product range at Glee.

Upcycling and industrial style from La Hacienda 7 October 2015
La Hacienda's offering at Glee this year was one of the most focused in terms of providing retailers with the latest trend-led products - the industrial-style Pittsburgh firepits and upcycled Zanga rustic Indian firepits impressing retailers the most.

Everbuild launches new After Tile range 7 October 2015
The new After Tile range from Everbuild - A Sika Company is designed to make caring for and maintaining tiled areas quick, simple and hassle free.

STV deals with nuisance flies 7 October 2015
Just Add Water to the new JAW Fly Trap, says STV, and you will prevent outdoor flies becoming a nuisance in kitchens and conservatories for the whole summer long.

Wake up to Forest's sleeper furniture 7 October 2015
Forest Garden gave retailers an exclusive sneak preview of upcoming new products at Glee 2015.

VegTrug rolls out the Barrel Planter 7 October 2015
VegTrug's new Barrel Planter comes with an innovative plastic base which prevents the wood of the planter from rotting, whilst also encouraging plant growth and allowing maximum aeration to the roots.

Cuprinol colours the garden 7 October 2015
Cuprinol Garden Shades has been specially developed to colour all types of wood, including sheds and fences.

Fallen Fruits adds a slice of summer 7 October 2015
Garden giftware company Fallen Fruits, whose themed, designer collections are inspired by nature, has unveiled a fruity new range of outdoor pouffes.

Two-in-one innovation from Cuprinol 7 October 2015
Cuprinol has introduced a new sprayer to its range of applicators, the Cuprinol Spray & Brush.

Walsall Wheelbarrow conquers rough terrain 7 October 2015
The Walsall Wheelbarrow Company unveiled Duraball, a 90 litre ball barrow at this year's Glee.

Bell packs a punch for Autoglym kits 6 October 2015
Bell Packaging has designed the packaging for a new range of Complete Kits from British company Autoglym, which designs and manufactures solutions to renovate and clean motor vehicles.

Petface treats the birds to Mealworm Feeder 6 October 2015
Petface's award-winning Loktop Mealworm Feeder is a new addition to the stylish and practical Loktop range.

Bord na Móna UK launches single brand strategy 6 October 2015
Following its recognition as Best Buy by Which? Gardening for raising young plants, Bord na Móna UK has launched a new range under the Bord na Móna Growise brand, covering all the peat-based and peat-free growing media and soil improver bases.

Centurion gets personal with house plaques 6 October 2015
With Centurion's Initial Monogram Tailored range customers have the opportunity to design their own, totally bespoke house name and number plaques.

STV rodent range has a makeover 6 October 2015
After clocking up sales of over 1m units worth £6m-plus at retail, and delivering excellent growth to retailers' rodent control fixtures since its 2012 launch, The Big Cheese Ultra Power range from STV has been revamped.

Deco-Pak provides Eastern promise at Glee 6 October 2015
Deco-Pak won a Retailer's Choice award at this year's Glee for its 90cm tall Buddha's head, commended as being "exciting and eye-catching".

Treadstone launches new Laura Ashley collection 6 October 2015
Treadstone Products, which has exclusive distribution of the Laura Ashley brand in the garden sector, is adding to its Laura Ashley garden accessories range with a new collection.

Eden Halls adds Juliana lean-to 6 October 2015
New from Eden Halls Greenhouses, the Juliana lean-to has been added to the top-end Juliana range - the only aluminium greenhouse brand endorsed by the RHS.

Johnsons Lawn Seed scores with Turfline 2016 6 October 2015
With help from a special football freestyler the Johnsons Lawn Seed (DLF Trifolium) stand scored big with visitors at Glee this year.

Tildenet gets crop cages started 6 October 2015
Tildenet says it attracted much attention at this year's Glee with its Mainframe starter kits.

M&M Timber merchandising range is hit at Glee 6 October 2015
Following a successful showing at this year's Glee, M&M Timber says its new merchandising range of plant display and staging units has attracted a record number of enquiries and orders.

New trade website from Sterling Locks 6 October 2015
Sterling Locks is providing retailers with a new home(page) of great value security, with the launch of a trade-only website.

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