Exclusively shows sales director to step down

Brooke House Exhibitions, the organiser of annual trade fairs Exclusively Housewares and Exclusively Electrical, has announced that its director of sales, Patrick Wade, will step down from the role at this year’s shows in June.


Eddingtons expands food service division by acquiring selected assets of Gilberts Food Equipment

Eddingtons has announced it has acquired selected assets including stock and IP from Gilberts Food Equipment with effect from March 13.


Waitrose reveals Britain's most unloved store cupboard ingredients

Waitrose has opened the nation's larders to find out which long-life food products are least used in our kitchens.


Squire’s Garden Centre officially opens in Chertsey

Squire’s Garden Centre at Chertsey in Surrey officially opened last Wednesday (March 1).


Tesco launches its first ever frozen prepped versions of ‘trendy but tricky’ fruit and veg

Preparing ‘tricky’ fruit and veg set to get easier for shoppers, according to Tesco.


Top chefs to star in new ITV daytime cookery series Culinary Genius

ITV has released more details of multi-Michelin starred chef Gordon Ramsay’s return to the channel to front a new daytime cookery series.


Mini chef to appear on Little Big Shots

A cookery superstar aged six will appear on the next episode of Little Big Shots, a new ITV variety series hosted by actress and comedienne Dawn French.


Joe Wicks returns to Channel 4 for new Body Coach series

Following the success of his first TV show, celebrity nutrition and fitness expert Joe Wicks is returning to Channel 4 this year with ‘Joe Wicks: The Body Coach 2017’.


BBC Two reveals presenters and judges for new series Big Family Cooking Showdown

BBC Two has today (Friday March 3) announced that Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain and TV presenter Zoe Ball will front a brand new series called ‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown’ with chef Giorgio Locatelli and cook Rosemary Shrager as judges.


Nation goes potty for pottery

Hobbycraft has revealed that its sales of clay are up 26% compared with last year, thanks to series two of ‘The Great Pottery Throw Down’, which has been airing on BBC2 for the past month.


The Housewares Innovation Awards in the running for its own Award!

The Housewares Innovation Awards 2017 has been announced as a finalist in the inaugural 2017 Awards Awards.


Ten interior design trends most likely to devalue a house

Research into the nation’s most hated retro décor trends by online bathroom retailer Bathrooms.com has revealed the 10 interior design trends most likely to devalue a home.


An entirely edible Mother’s Day bouquet

Japanese food specialist Yutaka has introduced an edible bouquet for kids to make for Mothering Sunday (March 26).


Pancake fever at Waitrose

Total sales excluding fuel for Waitrose were down 0.4% last week (to Saturday February 25) compared with the same week last year.


Home sales down 4.2% for John Lewis

Sales for John Lewis last week (to Saturday February 25) totalled £74.4 million: down 3.1% year-on-year.


Sainsbury’s Argos names Gary Kibble as marketing director

Sainsbury’s Argos has announced the appointment of Gary Kibble as its new marketing director.


New contract for Sunday Brunch

Channel 4 has announced a two-year contract extension for its weekly cookery show 'Sunday Brunch'.


Five million working people struggle with money worries, says Which?

As the Chancellor prepares to deliver his first Budget, new research from Which? has found that nearly five million working people in the UK are worried about their financial situation.

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JWP at Spring Fair

JWP launched a new Lock & Lock range at Spring Fair (Hall 9 F60-G41), billed as ‘the future of food storage’.


Maxwell & Williams at Spring Fair

Following the success of Maxwell & Williams’ new ranges at Top Drawer in London last month, the brand decided to take a stand at Spring Fair (Hall 9 M01).


Magimix at Spring Fair

Magimix displayed its award-winning range of kitchen appliances at Spring Fair (Hall 9 E90).


Auteur at Spring Fair

Auteur expanded its bobble range beyond hydration products into on-the-go products at Spring Fair, with the introduction of the bobbleBox (Hall 9 C24).


Treadstone Products at Spring Fair

Treadstone Products showed the Laura Ashley Caravan Daisy collection at Spring Fair (Hall 5 110).


World Kitchen at Ambiente

The Corelle brand showcased its newest patterns, including Abstract Meadow, Tranquil Reflection and Adoria, at Spring Fair (Hall 9 B34) and Ambiente (Hall 4.2 C57).


New knife sets from Tower

With rotating acrylic stands, Tower’s new ranges of knife sets are designed to offer both style and functionality.


Tower launches Health Scissor Sets

Part of the extensive Health range, Tower’s range of multi-functional scissors offers a raft of features designed to take the hassle out of food preparation.


Tower at Ambiente

Tower says it showcased ‘the best in British innovation’ with a stand themed around the design of a British postage stamp at Ambiente.

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Who can say no to a Chip? Judge Small Chip Basket

Judge’s new chip basket is made from high-quality stainless steel with a long, sturdy handle for safe carrying and is an ideal size to use when cooking for one or two people. 24-Mar-2017

Judge Double Walled Glasses

The success of the Judge’s Double Walled Glasses in 2016 has led to the introduction of a new slimmer taller, straight sided Espresso glass, a partner for the existing espresso glass, with the advantage that this one sits very comfortably under a double dispensing espresso machine. 21-Mar-2017

Judge Corn Skewers

How handy are these? The new Judge corn skewers will make it much easier to munch corn 20-Mar-2017
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