Tag Archives: BHETA

BHETA joins fellow trade associations to host industry’s own Brexit conference

Three trade associations in the home enhancement, garden and leisure and pet product sectors are joining forces to host a conference on the theme of ‘The Future for International Trade’, ahead of the UK’s departure from the EU.  BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) has teamed up with Gardenex (Federation …

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Standing room only at BHETA housewares forum

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) welcomed a full house to its housewares networking forum on November 1. The audience heard presentations from Lakeland buying and merchandising director Samm Swain, UK retail lead at market research and data provider GfK Kelly Whitwick, bira (British Independent Retailers Association) commercial director …

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BHETA export drive rolls into Romania

The latest initiative by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) to address the export ambitions of its members is a trade mission to Bucharest in Romania. The mission, which takes place from November 25 to November 27, is being organised in partnership with the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce, which is …

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New speaker joins BHETA housewares forum

BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) has added a new name to its line-up of speakers for its housewares networking forum on November 1, announced in May. Topping the bill will be Samm Swain, buying and merchandising director of Lakeland, who will present her views on the current market and …

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Lakeland, bira direct and GfK to speak at BHETA forum

BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) has revealed more details of its housewares networking forum on November 1, announced in May. Topping the bill will be Samm Swain, buying and merchandising director of Lakeland, who will present her views on the current market and latest consumer trends, and outline the …

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From Steamer Trading and Selfridges to Harrods and Habitat… don’t miss the latest issue of Housewares Magazine!

The September/October issue is packed with product news, retailer profiles, commentary and interviews with key industry personalities. In our Big Interview, we meet Steamer Trading Cookshop founder Ben Phillips, who shares an update on the specialist chain’s strategy. And we shine the spotlight on Harrods’ award-winning cookshop and the brand new …

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BHETA welcomes Villaggio Verde

Villaggio Verde has joined BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association). BHETA housewares sector director Will Jones said: “This is great news. The variety of knowledge, experience and contacts within BHETA broadens all the time.” Villaggio Verde is a Worcestershire-based Olive tree specialist grower which supplies a selection of hand-crafted olive …

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BHETA wins Tussle on the Turf

The housewares industry’s two leading trade associations – bira (British Independent Retailers Association) and BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) – went head to head on July 18 in the annual Tussle on the Turf Golf Challenge at The Welcombe Golf Course in Stratford-upon-Avon. Twelve teams from both organisations battled …

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BHETA sets date for next credit forum

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) will hold its next Credit Forum on Wednesday July 11 at its headquarters in central Birmingham. Hosted by Experian and Acumen Credit Insurance Brokers, the event is aimed at credit and/or finance professionals, and runs from 10am to 2pm with a buffet lunch. …

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BHETA launches export brochure

BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) has launched an export brochure to enable its members to make the most of overseas trading opportunities, A total of 3,000 copies are being sent to DIT (Department for International Trade) advisors at UK embassies around the world, advisors at all international Chambers of …

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