Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

August 2011

Promotion at Growth Technology 5 August 2011
Mike McCall has been promoted to the position of account manager for Growth Technology.

Tarmac boosts sustainability team 3 August 2011
Tarmac has appointed Andy Swain as sustainability manager.

New manager at Golden Acres 2 August 2011
Golden Acres group has appointed former Woolworths store manager Andrew Ellis as manager of its centre at Cadnam, Hampshire.

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