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Dachser UK focuses on the needs of the DIY industry

The experienced Dachser UK marketeer, Peter Vickers has been appointed Business Development Manager with responsibility for DIY logistics solutions in a move designed to bring the industry solution into even greater focus for the specialist in ... 
20 February 2023

Managerial roles available as Dobbies extends new Antrim team

Retail, hospitality and horticultural managers are being invited to apply for three senior vacancies at the new Dobbies Garden Centre in Antrim, which is due to open later this year. The company, which is one of the UK’s largest garden centre ... 
18 February 2023

LOFA appoints new Vice Chairman and Council Member

LOFA has appointed a new Vice Chairman and Council Member, bringing their expertise to help and support members during this new chapter.Steve MillingtonLOFA has announced the addition of two experienced professionals - Steve Millington and Chris ... 
14 February 2023

Draper Tools announces new CEO

Draper Tools has announced Matt Sheen as its new CEO. Sheen will oversee the continuing growth and expansion of the 104-year-old tool firm. The new appointment is the beginning of an exciting new chapter for the business as it builds for the future. ... 
10 February 2023

Evergreen Garden Care announces changes at leadership level

Leading garden care company Evergreen Garden Care (EGC) has announced changes to its leadership team, effective from Tuesday 3rd January 2023. After working as a Marketing Director for two years at EGC, Ian Hepburn will be leaving the company, with ... 
20 January 2023

BHETA promotes Stephen Richardson to Marketing Director

BHETA has promoted its former Marketing Manager, Stephen Richardson to the newly created role of Marketing Director, making him part of the associations’ executive team. Richardson has been with BHETA since 2019, following eight years at Travis ... 
13 January 2023

ForgeFix appoints Stephen Badgery as Head of Sales

Fixings and fastener specialist ForgeFix has announced the appointment of Stephen Badgery as its new Head of Sales. Stephen joins ForgeFix from Zoo Hardware Ltd, an architectural ironmongery company, where he was Area Sales Manager covering the ... 
8 December 2022

Wilsons welcomes new sales manager to the business

Three months after their rebrand, Wilsons the wholesale distributor based in Colchester is delighted to welcome Kevin Burton to the team as Sales Manager. Kevin brings with him a wealth of knowledge in working with independent retailers, and will ... 
3 December 2022

Promotion for Peter Clayton to Group Sales and Marketing Director at Centurion Europe.

Centurion Europe is delighted to announce that Peter Clayton has been promoted to the position of Sales and Marketing Director for the group of companies with immediate effect.Peter joined the company in September 2012 and has made a massive ... 
14 November 2022

Richard Claxton GP joins the Greenfingers Board of Trustees

The Greenfingers Charity’s Board of Trustees has further expanded with the inclusion of Richard Claxton, GP and therapeutic garden designer.Richard, who trained at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals Medical School has specialised in both paediatrics and ... 
5 November 2022

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