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N&C welcomes two new marketing team members

Nicholls & Clarke Group has announced the expansion of its marketing department, with two new members joining its head office in Chadwell Heath. 
28 February 2017

New sales director for Weber barbecues

Weber barbecues has appointed a new sales director for the UK and Ireland Chris Howard; previously group sales director at Keter UK, one of the world’s top manufacturers household and garden consumer products, joined the barbecue brand from January 2017. 
28 February 2017

Former Garden Store owner joins Home & Garden

The Home & Garden Group has appointed Neil Stevens, former director of The Garden Store Ltd, to its management team as Business Development Manager. 
27 February 2017

New banking venture for former Kingfisher boss Sir Ian Cheshire

Former Kingfisher ceo Sir Ian Cheshire has been appointed the chairman-designate for Barclay's UK operations. 
27 February 2017

Andy McIndoe honoured with Veitch Memorial Medal

Garden industry expert Andy McIndoe was recently presented the Veitch Memorial Medal by the Royal Horticultural Society, one of the highest accolades in the world of horticulture. 
27 February 2017

Jewson sponsors cyclist in Giro d’Italia challenge

Builders merchant, Jewson has joined forces with Polypipe and McCann to sponsor veteran cyclist Mick Ives as he gears up to ride 3,400km to raise money for charity. 
24 February 2017

Wilkinson Sword supports veteran charity

Garden tool firm Wilkinson Sword stepped in to help the Trafford Veterans Mess Charity when its portacabin was attacked by arsonists 
24 February 2017

Gardman appoints garden centre independents team director

Garden products supplier, Gardman appoints Scott McCabe as Director, Garden Centre Independents 
21 February 2017

New marketing director for Screwfix

Graham Smith has been promoted to marketing director at Kingfisher retailer Screwfix. 
16 February 2017

Lowe's long-timer to be awarded Global DIY Lifetime Award

Gregory M. Bridgeford is to received the fifth Global DIY Lifetime Award at this year's Global DIY Summit in Berlin. 
15 February 2017

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