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Product News Archive April 2017

Vivagreen communicates Moss Off benefits via video 13 April 2017

Vivagreen has produced a series of straightforward information videos which can be personalised for new Moss Off stockists.


ERA launches Independents' Amnesty scheme 13 April 2017

ERA, the UK’s home security specialist, has launched a new scheme for 2017, aimed at supporting independent merchants who are looking to turn the tables on slow moving stock.


Hultafors launches new tools catalogue 13 April 2017

Hultafors Tools’ new product catalogue for 2017 is free for professional tradesmen and women across the UK and is packed with details of the world’s most innovative hand tools and accessories.


Abus enhances 158 range 13 April 2017

According to ABUS, its 158 Combination Padlocks are consistent UK market top sellers, with the range enhanced last year with Key Over-ride options added to this all-weather range.


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