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Kingfisher issues Q4 pre-close trading update

Kingfisher plc has released an update on its Q4 trading to date.Q4 trading to 9 JanuaryAs announced on 19 November 2020, Kingfisher’s Q3 20/21 Group LFL(1) sales were up 17.4%, while Q4 20/21 Group LFL sales (to 14 November)(2) were up 12.6%.Since ...
15 January 2021 0 Comments

HTA Market Update shows impact of rollercoaster year in 2020

Last year saw the ornamental horticulture industry cope with a year of extraordinary crisis and change amidst tough coronavirus restrictions across much of the UK and particularly in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.In its Market Update for ...
15 January 2021 1 Comments

Southern Trident National Sales Team Hits the Road

High quality coir product company Southern Trident Ltd, has recruited a team of salespeople to cover the UK, aiming to develop the business’ presence in garden centres. The team of 9 hit the road in the New Year with shipments for the new season. ...
15 January 2021 0 Comments People News

It’s a full house for DJ Turfcare as its Lawn Boost receives RHS endorsement

DJ Turfcare is celebrating as it has been confirmed that its latest lawn innovation – organic-based Lawn Boost - has received endorsement from the leading gardening charity, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). This recent update means that the ...
15 January 2021 0 Comments expands portfolio with acquisition of Total Tiles

Disruptive online construction and home improvement products retailer has completed the acquisition of online tile retailer Total Tiles.The transaction, which was completed on 31st December 2020, is the second acquisition by the ...
14 January 2021 0 Comments

Virtual rep visits from The Bransford Webbs Plant Company

The Bransford Webbs Plant Company wants to support its customers in every way possible during this difficult and unprecedented time. During this most recent lockdown period, its reps are unable to travel around the country to visit centres and meet ...
14 January 2021 0 Comments People News

Plastic tax campaign gathers momentum after BHETA lobbying

Following the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA)’s approach to Government outlining its objections to last minute additions to the draft Plastic Packaging tax legislation, which extended its scope to include consumer goods as well as ...
14 January 2021 0 Comments

New Primula offer colour and joy to boost positivity

In what has been a difficult start to the year, we are here to support our customers wherever we can, whether they are fully open, or ...
15 January 2021
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