Tag Archives: Eddingtons

A Tribute to Peter Limmer

By Richard Walker, commercial director of Eddingtons I’m writing to inform the housewares community of the sad passing of Peter Limmer on May 25. Peter was involved in the industry for over 20 years, where he operated mainly behind the scenes, principally designing, organising and building trade stands at major …

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Say hello to Eddingtons’ Paddington homewares collection

Eddingtons launched its new and exclusive Paddington collection of homewares at the Spring Fair. Paddington Bear is a fictional character in children’s literature. He first appeared in 1958 in the children’s book ‘A Bear Called Paddington’ and has been featured in more than 20 books written by Michael Bond and …

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Eddingtons acquires Tuftop

Housewares distributor Eddingtons has purchased selected assets from Tuftop Ltd: the manufacturing, sales and distribution business based at Bourton-on-the-Water in the Cotswolds. Eddingtons managing director Roger Murphy said: “When the opportunity arose to acquire the Tuftop business, the strategic objective of securing the supply chain whilst growing our sales were …

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Eddingtons announces new Paddington Bear licence

Housewares distributor Eddingtons has announced the launch of a new licensed homewares and gifting range based upon the well-known children’s storybook character Paddington Bear, created by Michael Bond. The range is focused around three key areas: Paddington ‘on the move’, ‘at breakfast’ and ‘baking accessories’. Eddingtons commercial director Richard Walker …

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Price’s Candles wins best display stand at Home Hardware trade show

Price’s Candles was voted ‘Best Display Stand’ at Home Hardware’s Convention Trade Show, held on November 15 at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel in Dorset. The accolade earned the company’s national sales manager Chris Adams and sales agent Michael Hollings a cash prize of £100 and a plaque. Dave Gosling and …

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Countdown to The Housewares Show

The Housewares Show will focus on showcasing the latest developments in eco-friendly housewares, as it opens its doors once again next month to key buyers from independent retailers across the UK. Hosted by independent buying group AIS (Associated Independent Stores), the event will be open to AIS members only on …

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Richard Walker of Eddingtons to speak at 2019 Global Forum

Richard Walker, commercial director of housewares supplier Eddingtons, has been confirmed as a speaker at the 2019 Global Forum. The event, which will to be held from September 15 to September 17 at San Diego in California, is sponsored by the International Business Council (IBC), a special interest group of …

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Eddingtons appointed exclusive distributor of Full Circle Homewares

Housewares supplier Eddingtons has announced its appointment as sole distributor of Full Circle Homewares for the UK and Eire effective from December 1. Full Circle is a New York-based brand ‘committed to developing safer, more beautiful, super functional products that contribute to a healthier planet’.  Manufacturing processes are designed to …

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A new beginning for Stow Green

Housewares supplier Stow Green issued a statement to its customers today (Wednesday January 10), following Monday’s announcement by fellow supplier Eddingtons that it had acquired selected Stow Green assets including stock and IP. The statement said: ‘We are delighted to be able to announce that Stow Green has been acquired …

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Eddingtons acquires selected assets of Stow Green

Housewares supplier Eddingtons has acquired selected assets including stock and IP from gift and housewares supplier Stow Green. Key members of the Stow Green team will join Eddingtons with immediate effect. Cotswold-based Stow Green was founded in 1975 by Gordon Griffith. It supplies kitchenware and gifting products to independent retailers …

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