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Energy and Sustainability Award shortlisting for What More UK

Manufacturing Association, Make UK, has recognised Lancashire housewares manufacturer What More with a shortlisting for the 2020 Energy and Sustainability Award. What More UK is the manufacturer and owner of the home storage brand Wham. This organisation has taken a product as simple as a storage box and turned it …

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New export deal for What More UK

What More UK has announced it’s adding Costa Rica to its growing list of export destinations, bringing the total up to 74 countries. Less than 12 months ago they added Senegal to their list of export destinations. Now, despite the turmoil of a global health crisis, they’ve managed to bring …

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What More UK searching for new staff and apprentices

Lancashire housewares manufacturer What More UK is on the lookout for 35 new staff members and five new apprentices. The company said: ‘Lockdown has proved to be a very busy period for many British manufacturers and What More UK is no exception. We’ve had to increase production to keep up …

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Bakeware is selling like hot cakes, says What More UK

Retailers are selling bakeware as fast as the shelves can be stocked, according to What More UK. The Lancashire housewares manufacturer, which supplies bakeware brands Baker & Salt enamel oven trays and Push Pan cake tins, has set up night shifts to keep up with demand. Director Tony Grimshaw OBE …

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What More UK shortlisted for six awards

Lancashire housewares manufacturer What More UK has been shortlisted for six industry awards: three regional, two national and one international. The award short listings are: Insider Media Made in the North West: -Export Award -Sustainable/Ethical Manufacturer -Manufacturer of the Year (over £25m) Winners of the Insider Media Made in the …

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What More UK further invests in manufacturing

What More UK, the organisation behind the home storage brand Wham, has announced the latest in a series of multi-million pound investments at its Altham manufacturing site. The new development will provide 26,000sqft of extra distribution space and operate as a link between their existing buildings 5 (110,000sqft) and 6 …

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Demand for bakeware shows strong growth for What More UK

What More UK, the Altham based housewares manufacturer, has experienced strong growth in demand for its home bakeware products. Since lockdown was imposed in the UK on 23 March, the country has had to find new ways to keep busy. This has led to an increased interest in home cooking …

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What More UK celebrates 20 Years of partnership with The Range Retail stores

What More UK is this year celebrating a milestone 20 years of partnership with The Range Retail. The company going from strength to strength and part of that success is down to great partnerships with retailers such as The Range, according to What More. National sales manager Laurent Decarpentry said: “One …

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What More UK appoints works manager to develop environmental strategy

What More UK has employed a new works manager with a background in environmental management. Lancashire man Lee Morris, has been employed to help the organisation take a broader view of all its processes and set up a new environmental strategy which will help guarantee a more sustainable future for …

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What More UK invests £750,000 in new machinery

Housewares manufacturer What More UK has invested £750,000 in two new state-of-the-art fully automatic bakeware machines, which will not only speed up production of its products but will do so in a more environmentally-friendly way. The machines will double capacity, enabling the company to produce 8,000 baking trays in a …

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