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Hultafors new range of ‘Snap-Off’ Knives

Hultafors Tools has launched a new range of ‘Snap-Off’ Knives for professional craftsmen and women. With 13 different knives and four long-lasting precision blades, these all-round, ergonomic knives are designed and built to suit a wide range of ... 
11 October 2019

The ultimate choices in work trousers from Snickers Workwear

Autumn sees the next generation of work trouser choices from the premier brand of working clothes for professional tradesmen and women. There’s the Flexiwork 2.0 trousers, designed for craftsmen who want nothing but the best. These high-spec ... 
11 October 2019

Tuffhoze – advanced hybrid hose technology from Hozelock

Tuffhoze is a new hybrid garden hose, combining the best of PVC and textile hose technology. It is amazingly flexible, super tough and lightweight – up to 50 per cent lighter compared to traditional hoses and incredibly agile. Tuffhoze is kink free ... 
11 October 2019

Hozelock – get into green with natural gardening

Today’s gardeners are reaching less for chemicals and single-use plastic and more for sustainable and organic solutions to create their green garden.Gardens can flourish naturally with the help of Hozelock’s Pure range, that helps consumers to ... 
11 October 2019

Fiskars unveils brand new 2020 launch at Glee

At this year’s Glee 2019, Fiskars unveiled a brand new and revolutionary axe range for the first time to the UK market, the Norden Axe collectionTrade visitors to the stand were given the opportunity to get up close and personal with the range of ... 
11 October 2019

Rotating handles reduce the chance of strain and injury

iTip rotating handles reduce the chance of strain and injury by keeping your back and wrists straight, acting as suspension for your wheelbarrow.If you need to move rubble and aggregates around your project site, these are a must have item. It is ... 
11 October 2019

Markup Wholesale is now the exclusive UK distributor for RECKTO Tools and XPRO products

Reckto Tools is a fresh take on the hand tools market. Each product is market tested to make sure they are built to last! Best of all great value for money! XPRO is a range of sealant and adhesive products that are growing in popularity amongst each ... 
27 September 2019

Kasp 145 Marine Padlock range offers protection for valuable garden shed contents 

Garden shed and outdoor building contents remain easy pickings for criminals according to research conducted by police forces throughout the country, with a lack of security proving irresistible for burglars. With Winter on its way, sheds tend to be ... 
26 September 2019

ERA Doorcam - smart technology’s latest leap forward

With remote-controlled security operating systems becoming ever more popular, the latest tech development in home security is the ERA DoorCam Smart Home WiFi Video Doorbell. Using a Smartphone app, DoorCam allows householders to view callers and ... 
26 September 2019

Amtech Security range

DK Tools Limited continues to bolster its Amtech security range with new additions that further strengthen the already comprehensive offering. Everything from combination locks to padlocks and security cables are available with a three-year ... 
26 September 2019

Amtech safety gloves

DK Tools Limited continues to expand its Amtech workwear range to maintain safety standards across a variety of indoor and outdoor tasks. The range includes everything from single usage disposables to construction grade gloves that always offers ... 
26 September 2019

Act Safe!

Spectrum Industrial (a trading Division of Centurion Europe) has over 20 years experience of manufacturing high quality safety signage. Whether you are looking for Fire Exit signs, No Smoking Signs or need large site safety notice boards, Spectrum ... 
26 September 2019

Ladder Safety!

All ladders should be checked daily and prior to use for an damage, faults or wear & tear. Back in 2017 a company was fined £900,000 after a worker was seriously injured after falling from a step ladder that was not the firm’s property and had ... 
26 September 2019

Magno-mising safe sales

Burg-Wächter, Europe’s largest safe manufacturer, believes that safes are one of the most effective ways of protecting valuables, whether it’s cash, important documents or sentimental items.Burg-Wächter’s new range of Magno safes feature an ... 
26 September 2019

Turboqwik from the Screwshop  – the multi purpose, high performance woodscrew

Screwshop – the home of the Turboqwik is a high performance screw designed to be used in hardwood, MDF decks, wood to plastic and wood to sheet metal. With six reaming nibs under its head, its perfect for countersinking with no burrs. Its high ... 
26 September 2019

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