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Woodworm Products from STV

STV, the specialist home and garden pest control product supplier, has two amateur use products to protect valuable wooden furniture and rid homes of woodworm.The Zero In Woodworm Destroyer, a brush-on application, is ideal for traditional users and ... 
1 May 2018

New range of clip strip deals available from Centurion

A new range of Andersons clip strip deals are now available from Centurion. Some of our bestselling products make up the deals, including Secateurs, five-piece twist nozzle sets tap connectors, and water butt taps. A great way to boost seasonal ... 
1 May 2018

Liberon's garden colourcare range brings splash of colour to the garden

Woodcare brand Liberon is bringing a splash of colour to the garden with its new Garden ColourCare range. Within the range is Garden ColourCare Decorative Furniture Oil, which can revamp all exterior woodworks and garden furniture and is ideal for ... 
1 May 2018

Bartoline introduces modern redesign of woodcare products

Bartoline manufacture and distribute an ever-growing number of products into the garden and woodcare sector, both in the well-known Bartoline brand, and under customer’s private label. A recent redesign has provided a modern and streamlined look, ... 
1 May 2018

Upselling weed control with Deco-Pak’s new POS

Deco-Pak, has confirmed a strong start to the season thanks to its new integrated weed control dispensers that are helping to drive upselling opportunities in-store. With weed control needed post-winter, the company’s latest point of sale has worked ... 
1 May 2018

Home repairs and DIY projects made easy with Glue Dots

Glue Dots are making home repairs and DIY projects quick and easy again. Wilsons is representing the brand in the UK, with repeated purchases already from many stockists. This “New Way to Glue” is an excellent alternative to traditional tapes. ... 
26 April 2018

Merchandising stands from Wilsons

Merchandising stands have not only been proven to increase sales, but are also a practical way to save space while keeping your shop tidy. Being highly visual, they easily catch the customer’s attention and since all the key lines are displayed, ... 
26 April 2018

Gorilla Glue offers vibrant POS solutions

The Gorilla Glue point-of-sale solution strikes a visual chord with the customer, enabling retailers to drive sales and gain a competitive edge in their marketplace. The Gorilla Island, selling a range of Gorilla Glue products, is small on ... 
12 April 2018

STV introduce new adaptable display formats

Home and garden pest control product supplier STV has introduced two new adaptable display formats for merchandising ranges in garden, DIY, and country stores. The ‘double-sided display’ is designed to promote key product groups at peak season and ... 
12 April 2018

Sipcam UK introduces green and organic range

With an increasing demand for manufacturers to make garden products that are safer and more environmentally sound, Sipcam UK has introduced ecofective, a green and organic range, made in Britain for the ethically conscious gardener. Part of the ... 
12 April 2018

WSH showcase metal display stands

WSH Wireworks design and manufacture quality bespoke metal display stands and baskets, specialising in the retail sector. This example is a metal display stand we recently manufactured with a quick turnaround for a brand displaying their products in ... 
12 April 2018

Red Gorilla tubs offer the highest standard of quality

Tubtrug Profit Packs are still delivering sales to independent garden centres after 20 years; and were beamed into our houses on Ground Force and Gardeners World on a weekly basis; they’re now known as Red Gorilla or just Gorilla Tubs, and still ... 
12 April 2018

Eye catchingTradesman range from Charles Bentley

Built to be tough enough for every job, the new Tradesman range from Charles Bentley and Son is developed with over 155 years’ of brush ware expertise. With 12 paintbrushes in various sizes, plus multipacks, with quality synthetic bristles suitable ... 
12 April 2018

Mellerud POS offering from Centurion grabs attention

Now is the perfect time to get on board with Mellerud as Centurion Europe expands its free merchandising and POS offering. With eye catching colours and an integrated TV screen showing these highly effective cleaning products in action, Mellerud POS ... 
12 April 2018

Centurion offers a range of bespoke merchandising units

Every day, Centurion Europe work with businesses like yours to identify new products and ranges, displaying them effectively with a range of bespoke merchandising and POS units, increasing customer engagement and driving sales. A quality brand, ... 
12 April 2018

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