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Success for Exclusively Digital

Figures from The British Home Enhancement Association (BHETA) which owns the Exclusively Show reveal that this year’s Exclusively Digital, running throughout July, has been a huge success in terms of visitor numbers and visitor profile.  Exclusively Digital was conceived in March when the BHETA board postponed the live event until …

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Exclusively Digital offers week-long webinar program

Exclusively Digital is offering visitors and exhibitors a week-long programme of webinars from 6 to 10 July. The webinars will cover the effective use of social media and the latest trends as identified by trend forecaster Scarlet Opus. July 10.30am 2.30pm Mon 6th Independent retailers: How to engage with social …

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Squire’s Garden Centres names new chairman

Squire’s Garden Centres has announced the appointment of Sarah Squire as chairman. She succeeds her father Colin Squire OBE who, after 30 years as chairman and more than five decades in the family firm, takes on the role of chairman emeritus. He remains an active director of the business, with …

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Debenhams appoints Richard Jones as trading director, global sourcing

Richard Jones will join Debenhams on February 5 in the role of trading director, global sourcing. His responsibilities will include leading the department store group‘s product development and sourcing team, which includes overseas hubs in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Richard has a proven track record in buying …

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What More UK launches new range of Flash household cleaning tools

What More UK launches a new range of Flash household cleaning tools into the UK and Ireland this month. Flash, a UK brand leader in surface care, said it is excited to be expanding its offer with this new collection, which complements its existing range of cleaning liquids, sprays, wipes …

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Hobbycraft’s sewing ambassador is touring stores

Hobbycraft’s sewing ambassador Libby Rose is on the road this summer in a mission to get the nation sewing. She will travelling to Hobbycraft stores across the country to run sewing workshops for all ages, at beginner and intermediate levels. Libby is an accomplished sewer and seamstress who regularly teaching …

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Ambiente seeks design talent

Tabletop designers are invited to apply for places on the ‘Talents’ programme at next year’s German trade fair Ambiente. The five-day international exhibition will be held in Frankfurt from February 9 to February 13. It specialises in dining and cooking products, household goods, gift items, jewellery, fashion accessories, interior decoration …

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Asda revises payment terms to small suppliers

  Asda is reducing its payment terms for small suppliers to 14 days as part of ‘ongoing efforts to work more effectively’ with its supply base. The move will benefit around 1,200 small suppliers with up to £250,000 worth of business with the supermarket chain, which owns the George Home …

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Rock Hard – Stellar Rocktanium adds cookware

Hot on the heels of the successful Stellar Rocktanium Frying Pan collection, launched last year, comes an extended collection of non-stick pans in a range of sizes. Comprising a milk pan (14cm), three saucepans (16cm, 18cm and 20cm) and a versatile sauté pan (24cm), the new Stellar Rocktanium pan collection …

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