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Housewares Awards finalists announced!

The shortlists for The Housewares Awards 2022 have now been drawn up – revealing which products and retailers could be in line for the top accolades. Organised by Datateam Business Media, publisher of Housewares Magazine and its digital partner www.HousewaresLive.net, the awards recognise the year’s most exceptional products, and the …

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Exclusively – insights from exhibitors

Housewares editor Bryony Andrews spoke to a number of exhibitors ahead of the upcoming Exclusively show to get the lowdown on their predictions for standout new kitchen products and ranges at Exclusively. Lee Savill, brand director at RKW, said: “We’re anticipating Natural Life cleaning and storage products to see some …

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New president and vice president for SDEA at its 75th AGM

In the same month that the Cannes Film Festival celebrated its 75th anniversary, on the 25th May the Shop & Display Equipment Association held its 75th Annual General Meeting. SDEA members logged on to the Virtual AGM and heard all about the hard work that has been undertaken over the …

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Support from Rainy Day Trust

Following last week’s announcement that the energy price cap will rise once again in the Autumn, this time adding a further £800 to the cost of an average family’s utility bills, Rainy Day Trust would like to re-iterate that it can send out an energy-saving pack to anyone that works …

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Wilkinson 1888 – Exclusively Preview

Shows like Exclusively are a terrific opportunity for innovative product developers, Wilkinson 1888, to meet with retail buyers face-to-face. Sally Wilkinson-Kennedy, sixth generation of the Wilkinson family of kitchenware manufacturers/designers, will be based at the ESG Stand. Sally said: “The pandemic confirmed the importance of meeting the people we care …

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Housewares Awards 2022 – buy your tickets!

Thursday 7 July, 2022 – Chelsea Harbour Hotel, London. Datateam Business Media, organiser of the Housewares Awards, is looking forward to welcoming the very best from across the housewares sector to celebrate with us for the first time in two years. This year’s luncheon event will be hosted at stunning …

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£100 gift voucher for independents at Exclusively

Independent retailers interested in visiting this year’s live Exclusively Show, at The Business Design Centre, Islington on 14th and 15th June can take advantage of a generous package of incentives – including a £100 gift voucher – aimed at enabling to enjoy the event for minimum outlay. In addition, any …

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What More owner Andy Holt is honoured with Freedom of the Borough of Hyndburn

What More UK was established in 1999 by Burnley businessman Andy Holt. The business launched with 15 products, mainly plastic garden items, and turned over £4.5million in its first year. It has gone on to become a major employer in the borough of Hyndburn, employing 350 across two sites and …

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Strix invited to be part of official Platinum Jubilee celebrations

Strix, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of kettle safety controls, has been invited to be part of an exclusive book and launch event to commemorate HM The Queen’s official Platinum Jubilee. The company is to be featured in the Official Platinum Jubilee Pageant Commemorative Album – …

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New issue of Housewares – out now!

Take a look at the May issue of Housewares here! Dear Readers, Entries have closed for The Housewares Awards, and nominations are winging their way to our industry judges, who will assess which suppliers and brands that have demonstrated an exemplary business performance this year. This year’s luncheon awards ceremony …

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