Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

May 2015

Weldit appoints new managing director 26 May 2015
Luton-based Weldit, the sheet metal product manufacturer specialising in kick plates, finger plates, vents and bespoke design to the trade, has named Raj Ramoutar as its new managing director.

Paul Maxwell rejoins Toolbank as national accounts manager 26 May 2015
Paul Maxwell has left Bahco Tools after 15 years to rejoin his former employer Toolbank, taking over from Dave Rogers as sales manager, national accounts.

New area sales manager joins Dunlop Adhesives 26 May 2015
Building materials manufacturer Dunlop Adhesives has strengthened its team with the appointment of John Stewart as area sales manager.

Peter Burks moves to Fermoy's Garden Centre 26 May 2015

Peter Burks has a new role within Blue Diamond Group, having taken up the position of manager at its Fermoy's Garden Centre in Newton Abbot, Devon.


Vitra appoints new marketing manager 26 May 2015
Bathroom products and furniture manufacturer Vitra has appointed Margaret Talbot to the position of marketing manager for Vitra and Burgbad in the UK.

Wyevale Nurseries appoints new product development coordinator 22 May 2015
Ben Gregory has been promoted to product development coordinator at Wyevale Nurseries in Hereford.

Phil Rowley is new head of sales at Draper 13 May 2015
Draper Tools has appointed Phil Rowley to the post of head of sales.

Two new appointments at Fetim 12 May 2015
Fetim has strengthened its UK sales management team with newly-created appointments and promotions.

VegTrug appoints design guru in global design plan 12 May 2015
VegTrug has taken the first step in realising its plan to launch its global design centre, in Colchester, with the appointment of Hayley Moisley as its new design guru.

i2i appointment will "drive Glee's reputation" 11 May 2015
Glee organiser i2i Events Group has appointed Saul Leese as head of retail brand marketing.

Smeg UK announces new appointments 5 May 2015
As part of its ongoing expansion, award-winning appliance brand Smeg UK has boosted its marketing department and sales force with two new key appointments.

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