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BHETA’s latest Meet the Buyer day with Dunelm was a resounding success

BHETA’s latest Meet the Buyer day with Dunelm was a resounding success

BHETA’s latest Meet The Buyer day with new retail partner, the home décor retailer, Dunelm was a resounding success. Over forty suppliers attended more than 65 appointments with eight members of the Dunelm buying team.

December 5, 2016
John Lewis networking forum had BHETA members enthralled

John Lewis networking forum had BHETA members enthralled

Anna Berry, Head of Cook and Dine for John Lewis held an audience of BHETA members fascinated and in awe with her insight into JLP’s development plans and her own vision for Cook and Dine. Anna was the keynote speaker at the BHETA Networking Forum on November 15 at Vyse Street, Birmingham.

December 5, 2016
How productive will managers be this Christmas?

How productive will managers be this Christmas?

Many managers and business owners admit they spend too much time in the business rather than on it. With the end of 2016 in sight, have you been thinking about setting aside some time for some much required strategic thinking? How you can plan for 2017 and beyond – Read The British Assessment Bureau’s guide

December 5, 2016
Kingfisher Q3 Results - Verdict Viewpoint

Kingfisher Q3 Results – Verdict Viewpoint

Kingfisher UK and Ireland achieved solid growth in Q3 driven by impressive l-f-l sales from Screwfix, which opened eleven outlets and extended ranges in plumbing, heating and security products.

November 22, 2016
More Tabletop members for BHETA

More Tabletop members for BHETA

Jersey Pottery and Brewed by Hand are the latest companies to join BHETA. Jersey Pottery has its origins, and is headquartered, in Jersey but has its European manufacturing and fulfilment facility in Lincolnshire. Brewed by Hand is the exclusive distributor for UK and ROI of Hario and Loveramics brands.

November 10, 2016
Wallcoverings brands join BHETA

Wallcoverings brands join BHETA

Crown, Coloroll, Vymura and Arthouse are the latest wallcoverings brands to join BHETA. Inspired Wallpaper is the collective brand which encompasses Crown, Coloroll and Vymura.

November 10, 2016
Bunnings unveils its plans to BHETA members

Bunnings unveils its plans to BHETA members

Bunnings chose the BHETA Networking Forum at the Ricoh Arena as its platform to outline plans for the rollout of the Bunnings brand in the UK and Ireland. In a presentation packed with announcements on timings, strategy and projected spend, Bunnings revealed that the first Bunnings Warehouse pilot store would be opening in mid-February in St Albans.

November 7, 2016
Travis Perkins set for a more challenging trading period post-Brexit

Travis Perkins set for a more challenging trading period post-Brexit

While total sales growth slowed on the previous year, Travis Perkins continues to record a strong performance, with l-f-l consumer sales up 6.4% on 2015 – outperforming rivals and the total DIY market which Verdict forecasts to grow by 1.4% in 2016.

October 19, 2016
Stanley Black & Decker to Buy Newell’s Tools Unit

Stanley Black & Decker to Buy Newell’s Tools Unit

Power tool maker Stanley Black & Decker Inc (SWK.N) said it would buy Newell Brands Inc’s (NWL.N) tool business for $1.95 billion, adding brands such as Irwin and Lenox to its lineup.

October 17, 2016
Henkel Adhesives Technologies has rejoined BHETA

Henkel Adhesives Technologies has rejoined BHETA

Henkel Adhesives Technologies has rejoined after an absence of over six years. Based in Hemel Hempstead, Henkel employs approximately 1000 people across its six sites in the UK and Ireland, which include manufacturing, R&D and office facilities.

October 4, 2016
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