Amanda Reed, buying controller of Leekes, will explain how the department store group intends to maintain its market position when she addresses a BHETA members’ open forum next week.
Members of the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) are invited to attend the event next Thursday, on June 28 at Federation House in Birmingham.
Other highlights of the day include a full review of Exclusively Housewares, an update on the forthcoming Autumn Fair being held at the NEC in September, and a presentation from Mrs Nicolette Naumann – Vice President of Messe Frankfurt responsible for the Ambiente brand worldwide, who will be giving an insight into Ambiente 2013.
Financial experts Experian and Reynolds insure will provide an update on the current market, plus the increasingly important role of the BHETA Credit Forum.
Finally, Colin Petty, special projects consultant of Faversham House (which publishes Housewares Magazine and HousewaresLive.net,) will provide an update on plans to take the Housewares Conference forward in 2013.