Tag Archives: BHETA

Maped Helix joins BHETA

Maped Helix is the latest name to join The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA), in readiness for the Exclusively Housewares show debut of the Maped Picnik concept: a range of lunch boxes, water bottles and lunch bags, already proving popular with children and adults alike. BHETA said: ‘Aesthetically and …

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Suppliers enjoy BHETA’s Meet The Buyer day with Wilko

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) held a Meet The Buyer day with Wilko on November 13, and welcomed 55 suppliers for over 100 appointments with the home and hardware chain’s buying team. Categories represented included home living, kitchen and dining, decorating and DIY, storage, garden and outdoor, cleaning …

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BHETA’S first Service Provider Forum proves popular

The inaugural Business Service Provider Forum organised by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) proved ‘a popular event for supplier members with an excellent turnout,’ according to the trade body. The event, which took place at BHETA’s headquarters in Birmingham on November 19, was billed as ‘a showcase for BHETA’s …

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Fenwick headlines BHETA forum

Fenwick director of buying for furniture, home and food Kieran McBride was the headline speaker at the latest networking forum held by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association). At the event, held on October 31 at BHETA’s headquarters in Birmingham, Kieran opened his presentation by outlining the changes that have …

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New members join BHETA

BranQ and Genpower are the latest companies to join the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA). Polish housewares supplier BranQ uses recyclable materials to make household products which are suitable for multiple use. The range covers bathroom, kitchen, cleaning, storage, and products for children. Genpower started in 2006 as an …

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BHETA to hold Meet The Buyer day with Wilko

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) will host a Meet The Buyer retail networking day with Wilko at the Best Western Plus West Retford Hotel at Retford in Nottinghamshire on November 13. The event will include the 400-strong home and hardware chain’s whole buying team. Wilko’s listings include home …

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BHETA to host service provider forum for members

BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) is hosting a Service Provider Forum aimed at showcasing its business services to members. The event takes place on November 19 at BHETA’s headquarters in central Birmingham. BHETA members have access to a wide range of support services via the trade body’s 29 business …

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Scotland Yard invites BHETA to join retailer steering group

Ahead of the new Offensive Weapons Act, the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA), has been invited to join the retailer steering group of Scotland Yard (the headquarters of the Metropolitan Police Service). The move follows several informal conversations together with BHETA’s success in securing the extension of the Challenge …

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Fenwick to headline BHETA forum

The next retailer networking forum organised by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) will feature Fenwick director of buying for furniture, home and food Kieran McBride. BHETA said: ‘After a year of much change at the independent department store chain, Kieran will be bringing our members up to speed on …

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BHETA urges the housewares industry to challenge Offensive Weapons Act draft

Ahead of the new Offensive Weapons Act, the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) has entered the public consultations on the planned legislation – and is urging all suppliers and retailers of bladed items to do the same. The deadline for submissions is October 9. BHETA’s challenge to the latest …

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