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Cape Cod - Are you missing out on this top seller?

Are you missing out on this top seller? A soft, moist fragranced cloth with anti-tarnish formula for all fine metals. It leaves no excess in crevices as pastes or liquids do. All metal polishing cloths have a pleasant vanilla fragrance and leave a revolutionary anti-tarnish finish. Works on all fine metals: Aluminium • Copper • Bronze • Nickel • Silver • Brass • Gold To request more information, please ring 01206 861122 or email sales@wilsonscolchester.com. We look fo

Exclusively Housewares 2018 - The show is open

The Business Design Centre opened its doors yesterday morning for the return of the ever popular Exclusively Housewares Show. Exhibiting at the show, and celebrating their 40th year of business, is UK plastics manufacturer Whitefurze, with a selection of their most popular consumer products. 39 injection moulding machines produce over 800 SKU’s of sustainable plastic housewares: food prep, food storage, storage, garden and seasonal. This year they are showcasing their fabulous o

Bona strengthens retail team

Liam Walsh has joined Bona Limited as Retail Key Accounts Manager for the UK and Ireland. Liam will report to Jason Williams, who is the Swedish parent company’s EMEA and APAC Retail Manager. Liam joined Bona from a Sales Manager role with Tom Chambers Ltd, the market leading garden industry manufacturer. Prior to this he had already amassed 16 years of account management experience in the DIY, garden and housewares sectors. The appointment was made to drive the ongoing d

Clean air is the key to achieving a comfortable atmosphere at home

We tend to think that the air outside in the streets is more polluted than that one inside our homes, but the truth is that sometimes the air inside our home can be worse than the air surrounding us outside. Therefore it is important to maintain a clean and healthy air inside your home. You will need to start by doing some cleaning. It is essential to clean off the dust that accumulates on untouched surfaces to avoid it from flying around. Vacuum carpets, couches and other soft appliances

UniBond Aero 360º Pure moisture absorber

Aero 360º device is the revolution of moisture control. The new Henkel system optimizes the air circulation by 360°. The Aero 360° system is based on the physical principle – the more contact the tab has to air, the higher the moisture absorption power it provides. The aerodynamic device has a unique 360° Air Tunnel enabling the air to circulate completely around and through the hanging tab. The ultra-absorbent Aero 360° tab has active crystals for a superior moisture absorption. The improv

Stax, Harris and bira Direct put finishing touch to distribution deal

Leading non-food wholesaler, Stax Trade Centres and quality paint brush and roller manufacturer, Harris have agreed and finalised a deal that will see Stax granted Preferred Wholesaler Status for Harris’ full range of products. The deal, which was agreed in conjunction with bira direct, will give Stax customers and bira members access to the full range of Harris products. Stax will distribute Harris’ products to their customer base of over 50,000 trade and retail businesses via their natio

Stax gives retailers 'MORE' with huge £500,000 giveaway at Spring Fair!

This year Stax, the UK’s largest non-food wholesaler has stated that they are simply giving retailers MORE. A claim that they’re backing up in a big way by giving away a huge half a million pounds in vouchers whilst exhibiting at Spring Fair in February. The vouchers can be redeemed through their delivered service online or in any of their six nationwide branches. Visitors are encouraged to visit Stax’s stand to claim their share of the £500,000 giveaway which can be spent at Stax, on ove

Upgrade your Shed with Onduvilla Tiles

Onduvilla tile strips are a great way to improve the appearance and life span of any new or existing garden timber structure such as a shed or summerhouse. Onduvilla tile strips are extremely durable yet lightweight and measuring only 1,060mm x 400mm are easy to fix to existing roof decking. An eco-friendly product, Onduvilla tiles are made from recycled fibres with an attractive 3D colour finish recreating a warm natural effect normally associated with expensive and heavy clay

Stax £1.5M Retailer Loyalty Programme Opens for 2018

The Stax Trade Centres Retailer Loyalty Rewards scheme - the incentive that paid out over £1.5million to over 1,500 registered retailers last year - has opened registrations again for 2018. Loyal customers are rewarded with up to 3% rewards giving them a chance to earn back a significant loyalty payment at the end of the year on eligible purchases once they reach a qualifying spend level. All purchases, both ex-warehouse and direct deliveries will count towards the qualifying spend le
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