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John Horton joins Amefa

Amefa has announced that John Horton, previously of Arthur Price, has taken up the post of managing director with immediate effect. 
24 July 2009

HTA appoints Scottish development advisor

The Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) has appointed John Duff as it new business development advisor for Scotland. 
21 July 2009

Matthew Bent hits the top 40

Bents Garden & Home managing director Matthew Bent has been named as one of the North West's 40 under 40 by one of the region's leading business publications, Crain's Manchester Business. 
21 July 2009

New md for Fischer Fixings

Uwe Seeger joins Fischer Fixings as managing director this month as Dr Pietro Grandesso, who has been md for the past eight years steps down to pursue other career opportunities. 
21 July 2009

Croydex strengthens team

Croydex has strengthened its trade sales team with the appointment of Mark Pugh as area sales manager. 
9 July 2009

Abus completes new Creative Centre in Germany

Centre offers latest conference and presentation equipment, as well as leisure facilities. 
9 July 2009

Nick Walter resigns

RTA Wine Racks sales and marketing manager Nick Walter has announced his resignation from the recently merged Metalrax Group company after more than six years. 
2 July 2009

Arrow announces new president

Arrow Fastener's US parent, Masco Corporation, has announced that Gary DuBoff is to take the reins as president of Arrow Fastener Company. 
29 June 2009

Fiskars names new head of sales

Fiskars Brands UK has appointed Howard Scott to the newly-created role of new head of sales. He is tasked with growing the brand in the UK. 
26 June 2009

A new face at Rolawn

Turf grower and topsoil supplier Rolawn has appointed Mark Cockburn as manager at its North West depot at Warrington. 
25 June 2009
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