Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

December 2008

Mountrose Ltd joins LOFA 12 December 2008
Manchester-based importer and distributor Mountrose Ltd is new member of Leisure and Outdoor Furniture Association and plans to exhibit at SOLEX 2009.

Two new additions at Hillhout 9 December 2008
The Outdoor Life Group (UK) subsidiary has hired two new recruits to strengthen its team during an ‘immense stage of growth’.

Aqualux hires sales specialist 1 December 2008
Michael Moore joins the UK manufacturer of shower enclosures and bath screens as sales manager to help grow business in the South West.


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