Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

More Tales From Behind The Counter – the perfect stocking filler!

More Tales From Behind The Counter is the latest book written by author and friend of DIY Week, Graham Higson, in which he takes an amusing peak behind the hardware retailer’s counter, that anyone in the business, or even those those who aren't, ...
2 December 2020 0 Comments

Thompson & Parkes Confirmed Best Builders Merchant and DIY Supplier in the Midlands

Thompson & Parkes, one of the best known and longest established builders’ merchants in Worcestershire and Shropshire, has won the title of Best Builders Merchant & DIY Supplier in the Midlands in this year’s SME News Magazine’s 2020 UK ...
1 December 2020 0 Comments

Bradford Garden Centre donates bulbs and seeds to Shipley mental health charity

The team at a Bradford Garden Centre have donated seeds and bulbs to a Shipley mental health charity.Left to right Dylan Carroll, Gemma Bingham from The Cellar Trust and Jamie Maxwell Gemma Bingham with Tong team membersWith the help of supplier, ...
30 November 2020 0 Comments

New study reveals 90% of tradespeople have introduced new services as a result of Covid-19

Yell Business has today released new research into how small businesses have adapted to survive in light of Covid-19 and how the pandemic is changing the way businesses and consumers communicate. The new study reveals the scale of the challenge ...
27 November 2020 0 Comments

Notcutts media release: Profits up at Notcutts in Year to February 2020

Notcutts recorded another year of profit growth in the year ending February 2020 with operating profit up 13.5% to £1.72m. This followed a 52.5% increase in operating profit on the prior year. Gross margin improved by 1.4% points to 48.9%. Total ...
26 November 2020 0 Comments

Kingfisher plc acquires NeedHelp services marketplace

Kingfisher plc has announced that it has acquired NeedHelp, one of Europe’s leading home improvement services marketplaces, for a total cash consideration of c.€10 million. As part of the transaction, Guillaume de Kergariou, the founder of NeedHelp, ...
25 November 2020 0 Comments

2020 is declared a ‘record year’ for compost by The Greener Gardening Company

Leading growing media supplier, The Greener Gardening Company has hailed 2020 as a record year for sales of its portfolio of peat-reduced and peat-free growing media, despite the immense challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. The company behind ...
25 November 2020 0 Comments

Clean up with Sikaseal-415 industrial wipes

New to the Sika range are SikaSeal-415 Industrial Wipes, a wipe specially formulated for the building and allied trades to clean a plethora ...
24 November 2020
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