PHA managing director Paul Hargreaves said Andy “brings great enthusiasm and plenty of experience to the role”.
He added: “Andy joins us at a really exciting – and busy – time, with our brands going from strength to strength across retail. We’re delighted now to have such a strong team of sales professionals, together with the unrivalled expertise of Peter Battersby overseeing the team.”
The sales team now comprises Steve Booth, who will extend his current territory to include Lancashire and Yorkshire; Gavin Foreman at Mourne Agencies, now covering Northern Ireland as well as the Republic; Katie Holloway (covering Greater London, East of England and Bedfordshire round to Surrey) and Fiona Wyatt (covering Wales, West of England and Berkshire round to Hampshire).
The company distributes brands including Stasher, Packit, Cuisipro, Architec, Prepara and Cidex candles.