Tag Archives: BHETA

BHETA joins lobby on future for safety marking in housewares and DIY

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) has leant its weight to a forceful collective of trade associations lobbying Government on the future of the CE safety mark after BREXIT.  The CE mark itself which is used by suppliers across home enhancement as a signifier of safety approval on electrical …

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BHETA launches webinars on digital sales and marketing

BHETA is launching a series of webinars advising members on how to maximise sales via digital channels. The content ranges from setting up in ecommerce, to creating a commercially sound overall digital strategy to driving sales with social media.  The series is being hosted by new BHETA business service provider, …

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Lockdown brings ‘economic silver lining’ to BHETA members

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) has published its second quarterly economic report, which includes the impact of lockdown through to May. The document runs to almost 50 pages and pulls together multiple sources of data on trading in the home improvement, DIY, housewares, garden and small domestic appliances …

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Exclusively 2020 opens its digital doors

Today (Monday July 6) marks the opening of Exclusively Digital: the 2020 replacement for the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA)’s Exclusively Show, which was cancelled because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Exclusively Digital is taking place throughout this week on the Exclusively website (www.exclusivelyshows.co.uk) and takes the form of a …

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SEAMA joins BHETA

The Small Electrical Appliance Marketing Association (SEAMA) has become part of the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA). SEAMA’s 14 members – G25Ltd, Meyer, Igenix (Pik-a-Pak), RKW, MPL Home, Vita-Mix, Ultimate Products, HoMedics, Magimix, Spectrum brands, Morphy, Group SEB, Conair and Delonghi (Kenwood) – become individual members of BHETA where …

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BHETA holds second Ebay webinar

Following the popularity of its webinar with eBay on 14 May, BHETA will be hosting a return ‘visit’ from the eBay team on 11 June at 10.30 am.  eBay will again be represented by its head of trading, Chris Gardner and category manager for home and garden, Rosalind Bridges; and …

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Webinars from BHETA include health and safety for reopening businesses

 BHETA’s series of member webinars has just been extended with another four events added to the popular programme.  The first is on Wednesday 20 May with BHETA’s HR and health and safety business service provider, Ellis Whittam, closely followed on Thursday 21st May by a webinar with foreign exchange specialists, AFEX. …

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BHETA to hold webinar with ebay

The fifth in BHETA’s popular series of member webinars is to take place with online marketplace, eBay on Thursday 14 May. eBay will be represented by its head of trading, Chris Gardner and category manager for home and garden, Rosalind Bridges.  The event kicks off at 10.30 am. They will …

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Encouragement for housewares in the longer term

 While the negative economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the housewares sector remains unchanged (forecast growth in expenditure for 2020 has dropped to minus 14.4% – from £13.6 bn to £11.7 bn compared to 2019), the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA)’s latest weekly Covid-19 financial update shows some …

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BHETA launches packaging campaign

 The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) has launched a campaign to support supplier members on all issues arising from forthcoming legislation on packaging.  Its opening move was to lobby Government on an extension to the consultation period on the proposed Plastic Packaging Tax in the light of the current …

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