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Product News Archive December 2014

Birchwood Price Tools keeps hunger at bay 15 December 2014
New from Birchwood Price Tools is the Big Phil brand - which delivers man-sized 'made-for-trade' snacks and energy drinks to keep tradesmen filled up throughout the day.

Carl Kammerling gets speedy with cable stripping 15 December 2014
Carl Kammerling International has launched an innovative new steel wired armoured (SWA) cable stripper, designed to speed up the process of SWA cable termination for installers.

Cuprinol has all-in-one solution for decking 15 December 2014
Cuprinol, the UK's leading wood care expert, has introduced Cuprinol Total Deck, an effective all-in-one solution offering a natural finish that restores and protects wood.

Liberon protects wood from worst of the weather 15 December 2014
Joining Liberon's exterior range is the exterior wood protector for horizontal and vertical timber.

Smart Garden Products lanterns light up sales 15 December 2014
Smart Garden Products says it is enjoying success with its battery-powered lanterns.

Stick to vertical surfaces with Siroflex 15 December 2014
Unique to Siroflex, SX Mighty Strength Grip and Grab adhesive has superior instant grab properties that will bond heavy objects onto vertical surfaces instantaneously without slippage or support.

Slim slate mosaics, slim cost, from Homelux 15 December 2014
Homelux launched an innovative range of mosaic tiles, called Slate Slims, during the year.

Liberon protects wood from worst of the weather 15 December 2014
Joining Liberon's exterior range is the exterior wood protector for horizontal and vertical timber.

Town & Country has it in the bag 15 December 2014
Among a raft of new product developments unveiled by Town & Country at Glee is this collection of stylish, re-usable shopping bags with matching pouches.

Cable routing made easy by Carl Kammerling 15 December 2014
Carl Kammerling International's new CK Tools Mighty Rods cable rod set is designed to make light work of cable routing.

Smart Garden Products launches 30 new products at Christmas Fair 15 December 2014
Smart Garden Products is launching over 30 new products at its inaugural attendance at January's Harrogate Christmas & Gift fair.

STV supports Greenfingers 11 December 2014
STV has pledged a further £1,000 of fund-raising support to the Greenfingers Rosy Cheeks Appeal - or a £1 donation for every one of its FSDU displays delivered to UK garden centres before the end of January.

CK Magma technician's rucksack 11 December 2014
Carl Kammerling International has launched the CK Magma Technician's Rucksack Plus, following in-depth research amongst tradesmen.

The Silicone Assistant finishing tool 11 December 2014
Silicone Assistant has designed, patented and manufactured a new silicone sealant finishing tool, which it says is unique in several ways.

New pocket-sized Polyfilla 11 December 2014
Polycell, the UK's leading pre-decoration brand, has launched the new pocket-sized Tough Little Polyfilla.

A new standard of decorating fillers from Everbuild 11 December 2014
Caulk Once and Fill Once are the latest products to take centre stage at Everbuild Building Products, setting a new standard in decorating fillers, according to the company.

A flexible solution from Sika Everbuild 11 December 2014
Sikaflex EBT+ is a flexible solution from Sika Everbuild, combining the properties of an adhesive with a sealant and filler to deliver an all-in-one product.

Wireless security from Abus 11 December 2014
The Abus Eycasa wireless door and home video system combines intercom, door opening and video monitoring functions in one system.

Nicoline makes cork tiling easy 10 December 2014
Nicoline's Quickfix cork pinboard wall tiles are eight times the thickness of conventional cork notice boards and are designed to be very easy to apply.

A Perry adds premium lines 3 December 2014
It's been an eventful 2014 for A Perry, taking on two new premium lines that the company says have been received by customers very positively.

Quick and clean tiling with Plasplugs 3 December 2014
Plasplugs was pleased to announce the launch of its new tile cutter, the Compact XL (ref DWW200) in 2014.

New torch range from Carl Kammerling 3 December 2014
Four new Cree LED head and hand torches are the latest products to join the Carl Kammerling range.

Liberon promises a hard-wearing finish 3 December 2014
New to Liberon's interior flooring range is hard wax oil, a quality blend of premium tung oil and carnauba wax, one of the hardest waxes available which, when combined, give a durable and long-lasting finish to both soft and hard wood floors and furniture.

Fill wood in and out with Polycell 3 December 2014
Polycell's new filler range is designed especially for wood, and can be used for general wood repairs indoors and outdoors such as on windowsills and furniture.

Safeguard's Damp-Proofing Rods fix damp fast 3 December 2014
Dryrod Damp-Proofing Rods from Safeguard Europe are the company's fastest, cleanest, easiest rising damp treatment yet.

Cut straight with Studhawk saw guides 3 December 2014
Studhawk Tools' saw guides are designed to enable anyone to cut straight.

PlastiKote transforms spray painting 3 December 2014
Twist & Spray, the number one spray paint from PlastiKote, has seen continued growth this year and the launch of additional lines incorporating its Easy-Spray technology.


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