Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

BHF announces winners and new name

Published: 13 January 2008
The BHF Group presented its annual awards at the DIY Show - and announced a change of name.
BHF announces winners and new name
It has renamed the Hardware and Garden Retail Association, the British Hardware Federation.

Alan Hawkins, managing director of the BHF Group, said the decision was taken to avoid confusion among its members.

Five members were presented with awards by Mr Hawkins and chairman of the British Hardware Federation, Russell Johnson.

The 2008 winners are:

Retailer of the Year - Barnitts of York;

Best Packaging - Harris Brushes;

Best Product of the Year - Avit range of power tools;

Most Innovative Product - Black & Decker Auto Wrench;

Best Member of Staff - Rose Cubbage, Isaac Lord.

Comments


(Your email address will not be published)
Already Registered?
Sign In
Not Yet Registered?
Register
Printable View E-mail Bookmark
*

What do you think?


Will your retail business be running any Black Friday deals on November 23?


Latest reader comments

re: Tommy Walsh: 'I'm really proud of my £1 tools'

Danny Ocean
When are the general public going to realise, that every so called brand or celebrity named product is all to often, a low cost Chinese ...

re: Tommy Walsh: 'I'm really proud of my £1 tools'

Chris Elliot
Professional trades man with a full range of tools from Poundland. My favourite is my spirit level never lets me down. I like going on a ...

re: Homebase appoints Ian Topping as chairman

Jason
Homebase is a lost and needs to close all its stores and do what a pc has to do when it gets a virus...a complete factory reset.Start again ...

re: Graham Bell to head up B&Q as part of Kingfisher reshuffle

B&Q alice
Disgraceful share price plummet seemed to accelerate with buyback scheme. No leadership from VL to help stem this plummet leaving investors ...

re: Homebase appoints Ian Topping as chairman

Gel
HMV & Steinhoff hardly success stories by any stretch of the imaginiation!Homebase needs someone with relevant sector background....

Most read stories