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Staff award win for B&Q

Wins Gallup Great Workplace Award for second year running. 
12 May 2008

Brabantia grows UK sales team

Leading housewares company implements changes as part of ongoing growth plans 
12 May 2008

Scotsdales works with local charity

Garden centre offers part of site to help with relocation. 
8 May 2008

Promotion at Vital Earth

Maryanne Stokes now sales and marketing manager. 
8 May 2008

Olympic torchbearers spurred on by No More Nails

Henkel product put to creative use in flower garden. 
8 May 2008

Jotun appoints décor distributor sales manager

Cherida Barnes to help with drive to support decorative product distributors and stockists. 
6 May 2008

Bayer Garden strengthens sales team

Garden care specialist makes changes to its sales team with an internal promotion and new appointment. 
2 May 2008

New president for Rainy Day Trust

Ashley Leboff is passed as president. 
2 May 2008

Retirements and appointments at Suttons

Gordon Wood and John Thorpe retire; Helen Woodward and Julie Isherwood join. 
2 May 2008

Everyone’s a winner: marathon success for Ironmongery Direct

Team IDL raise £10,000 for charity and inspires others to compete in 2009. Rodney Jack spoke to two of the runners. 
28 April 2008

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re: Further Homebase closures ahead

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re: Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit

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re: Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit

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