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BHETA adds extra sales training day due to demand

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) is offering members a second one-day ‘Improving Your Sales Success’ course at its headquarters in central Birmingham on April 28, after the first course at the end of January was oversubscribed. The course is Institute of Sales Management and CPD-accredited and attendees receive …

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BHETA reports concerns over supplies from China

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) is reporting an upturn in member and retailer concerns over potential shortfalls in the supply of product manufactured in China, in the light of the coronavirus outbreak. While production in Chinese factories is normally lower in January as businesses close for the Lunar …

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Homebase supports National Home Improvement Month 2020

The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) has secured sponsorship from Homebase for National Home Improvement Month 2020. Homebase is the second multiple home and garden retailer to sign up following Wilko’s decision to take part last month. Now in its third year, National Home Improvement Month aims to inspire …

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Leekes to headline BHETA forum

The next retailer networking forum organised by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) will feature Leekes buying controller Amanda Reed. Leekes is an independent retailer which was established in South Wales in 1897 and has six home department stores in South Wales, Wiltshire, and the Midlands. Many of its product …

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BHETA takes next step in its responsible knife retailing campaign

Members of the taskforce created by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) to address issues around the responsible retail of bladed items have met the Trading Standards Institute to share knowledge and discuss best practice. BHETA said the meeting, which included BHETA marketing manager Steve Richardson (who is also liaising …

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Two housewares companies sign up with BHETA

Two housewares suppliers – Data Housewares and ESA Sales – and one DIY/home improvement company have joined BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association). Wolverhampton-based Data Housewares manufactures fine bone china tabletop. Described as ‘stylish, elegant, strong and incredibly durable’, its ceramic tableware includes mugs, tea pots and milk jugs, both …

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BHETA forum to focus on DIY sustainability

BHETA’s next retailer networking forum will have a significant focus on sustainability in the DIY sector in terms of buying trends, product development and packaging. The event, which takes place at BHETA’s headquarters in central Birmingham on February 26, will also feature a presentation from Joseph Bill, associate director of …

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Wayfair to headline BHETA forum

The next retailer networking forum hosted by BHETA (British Home Enhancement Trade Association) will take place at its headquarters in Birmingham on February 26 – and will feature a presentation by online home products retailer Wayfair. Five of the Wayfair team will attend the event, including senior figures from the …

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Last few places available in BHETA/Bira Pavilion at Spring Fair

Smaller brands and start-ups in the housewares sector are being urged to take advantage of a chance to exhibit at the Spring Fair, courtesy of a joint initiative from BHETA and Bira. The Pavilion in Hall 8 of the show, which takes place from February 2 to February 6 at …

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Special offer for BHETA members on Global DIY Report

The latest Global DIY Report from Fediyma (European Federation of DIY Manufacturers) is now available to BHETA members at a substantial discount. Normally costing £790, the report – which provides insights into the export market potential of 53 countries – is on offer at a special rate of £350. It …

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