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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

The tile industry digs deep into its pockets

The charity collection at the TTA Awards dinner has raised £13,961.45 for the charity Children Today. 
21 April 2008

Fixer is first past the post

Dunlop announces the first winner in its ‘Sporting Year’ competition. 
18 April 2008

Whitehall director makes TV debut

Centenarian part of BBC programmes focusing on Briton’s oldest professionals 
18 April 2008

Team B&Q update

Aspiring Olympic athletes have a good start to the year 
18 April 2008

Marty does it!!

Cowell's Garden Centre boss completes marathon in record time. 
16 April 2008
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