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Ideal role

Ray Walls has joined the board of Ideal Bathrooms as new business development director. 
23 February 2009

Brabantia boys

Jakub Balter has been appointed marketing manager for Brabantia in the UK and brings with him sales experience with companies including Bosch Power Tools. 
18 February 2009

Roman welcomes new starter

Brian Tyrie joins the team at UK shower manufacturer Roman as the new regional contracts manager for Scotland. 
18 February 2009

Briggs and Stratton appointment

Briggs & Stratton has appointed Ian Green as service technician at its UK headquarters in Winsford, Cheshire. 
17 February 2009

New ceo for Winther Browne

Winther Browne has appointed Martyn Underdown as its chief executive officer. 
13 February 2009

Henkel appoints UK md

Henkel has appointed Simon Duggan-Hill as its new managing director for the UK and Ireland, replacing Kim Walker who retired last November. 
11 February 2009

Aqualux promotes sales manager

Glenn Payne promoted to regional sales manager for the south of England region. 
10 February 2009

Webbs to support hospices

Award-winning garden centre chooses three local hospices as its Charities of the Year. 
9 February 2009

Boyce moves from Plasplugs to QEP

Former Plasplugs sales and marketing director Paul Boyce has moved to its main rival as CEO of European operations for QEP. 
30 January 2009

Fiskars appoints new managing director

Andrew Smith promoted to position after being ‘instrumental’ in strengthening the company’s four major brands. 
22 January 2009

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re: Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit

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