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Wooden panelling trend has reached bathrooms, says Ripples designer

Wooden panelling trend has reached bathrooms, says Ripples designer

Wooden panelling has been big in the interiors world for some time but the trend is now moving into bathrooms as designers are waking up to its possibilities, says Leanne Robey, senior designer from Ripples Newbury. In addition, new waterproof options specifically desig...

BathroomsProducts Wed 28th Feb 2024

Sirius welcomes Midea as new approved supplier to the group

Sirius Buying Group, major buying group of electrical appliances and kitchen retail soluti... Posted Tue 27th Feb 2024

Formica Group to unveil new Formica Aria at KBB Birmingham 2024

Laminate manufacturer Formica Group has announced its sponsorship of the entrance to Hall ... Posted Tue 27th Feb 2024

Laminam unveils 3 new porcelain surfaces for its I Naturali Collection

Laminam has announced the introduction of 3 new surfaces to its bestselling I Naturali col... Posted Tue 27th Feb 2024

BMA unveils thirty-under-thirty awards to celebrate rising talent

The Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA) has announced the launch of its inaugural thi... Posted Mon 26th Feb 2024

Roman introduces new updates to popular Liberty range

Shower designer and manufacturer Roman has introduced its latest Liberty range updates in ... Posted Mon 26th Feb 2024

Egger partners with James Latham for Egger 24+ UK roadshow

Wood-based panel manufacturer Egger has partnered with James Latham for a UK roadshow, to ... Posted Mon 26th Feb 2024

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Insight: I'm a bathroom specialist – this is how I designed my space

Insight: I'm a bathroom specialist – this is how I designed my space

Being married to the co-owner of a bathroom showroom and the project manager of the installation team has its ...

InsightFeatures Wed 28th Feb 2024

Interview: Häfele’s Richard Curtis on helping customers in tough times

Interview: Häfele’s Richard Curtis on helping customers in tough times

Twelve months after taking the helm as MD of Häfele UK, Richard Curtis reflects on the unprecedented year, wh...

InterviewFeatures Tue 27th Feb 2024

10 curvaceous kitchen islands for a softer scheme that flows

10 curvaceous kitchen islands for a softer scheme that flows

A curved kitchen island often feels more inviting and sociable than a squared one, but it can also enhance the...

KitchensFeatures Mon 26th Feb 2024

Bill Miller – Why you should visit the KBBG stand at KBB Birmingham

Bill Miller – Why you should visit the KBBG stand at KBB Birmingham

Bill Miller, MD of the Kitchen Bathroom Buying Group, explains why it will be worth your while to visit the KB...

InsightFeatures Fri 23rd Feb 2024

How Surface Design Show 2024 shone the spotlight on sustainability

How Surface Design Show 2024 shone the spotlight on sustainability

This year's Surface Design Show, which took place at London's Business Design Centre from 6th - 8th February, ...

InsightFeatures Thu 22nd Feb 2024

12 of the must-see bathroom stands at KBB Birmingham 2024

12 of the must-see bathroom stands at KBB Birmingham 2024

The countdown is on and now KBB Birmingham 2024 is just around the corner – Nicola Hanley takes a look at so...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 21st Feb 2024

Interview: Krantz Designs – We're expanding into full-house remodels

Interview: Krantz Designs – We're expanding into full-house remodels

Krantz Designs creative director Maria-Elianna Constantinou tells Amelia Thorpe why she believes there's growt...

InterviewFeatures Tue 20th Feb 2024

Kitchen surface overview – why choose Caesarstone?  Sponsored

Kitchen surface overview – why choose Caesarstone?

With a multitude of worktop brands to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one is best for your custome...

KitchensFeatures Mon 19th Feb 2024

Cyncly's Dean Smith – Who we are and what we can offer KBB retailers

Cyncly's Dean Smith – Who we are and what we can offer KBB retailers

It’s been about 18 months since Cyncly was announced to the market – so what has been happening in that ti...

InsightFeatures Mon 19th Feb 2024

Bathroom focus – 10 inspiring feature walls for a truly unique design

Bathroom focus – 10 inspiring feature walls for a truly unique design

A feature wall is the perfect way to take a bathroom scheme to the next level and an ideal opportunity to get ...

BathroomsFeatures Fri 16th Feb 2024

14 of the key kitchen stands to visit at KBB Birmingham 2024

14 of the key kitchen stands to visit at KBB Birmingham 2024

As we look forward to the UK's largest gathering of the world's best kitchen, bedroom and bathroom brands, Sal...

KitchensFeatures Thu 15th Feb 2024

Tom Reynolds – Retailers must bear some responsibility for compliance

Tom Reynolds – Retailers must bear some responsibility for compliance

Tom Reynolds, chief executive of the Bathroom Manufacturers Association, argues that a shift in accountability...

InsightFeatures Wed 14th Feb 2024

How Inglis Hall created a cool, modern kitchen for an Edwardian home

How Inglis Hall created a cool, modern kitchen for an Edwardian home

Toby Hall, founder of Lewes-based kitchen makers Inglis Hall, reveals the design process behind a contemporary...

KitchensFeatures Tue 13th Feb 2024

Mark Conacher – Why I crossed the globe to go to the BiKBBI conference

Mark Conacher – Why I crossed the globe to go to the BiKBBI conference

What do you get if you travel 10,000 miles round trip to a conference in 72 hours – jet lag? Absolutely, in ...

InsightFeatures Mon 12th Feb 2024

Crown Imperial – Create a relaxing bedroom sanctuary  Sponsored

Crown Imperial – Create a relaxing bedroom sanctuary

Leading furniture manufacturer Crown Imperial offer retailers a stunning range of modern and classic fitted be...

KitchensFeatures Sun 11th Feb 2024

How new Gmail protections will make for a 'safer, less spammy' inbox

How new Gmail protections will make for a 'safer, less spammy' inbox

Are you a Gmail ‘bulk sender’? If so, you should be aware of the sender validation changes being introduce...

InsightFeatures Fri 9th Feb 2024

Interview: Ben Jones on Omega PLC's impressive new showroom redesign

Interview: Ben Jones on Omega PLC's impressive new showroom redesign

Following the launch of Omega PLC's new Novus kitchen, the company has opened up its redesigned showroom – c...

InterviewFeatures Thu 8th Feb 2024

Interview: Mike Gahir – We're re-establishing Lakes as a market leader

Interview: Mike Gahir – We're re-establishing Lakes as a market leader

Just a couple of months after completing an MBO at Lakes Showering Spaces, MD Mike Gahir talks to Nicola Hanle...

InterviewFeatures Wed 7th Feb 2024

Jon Johnston – What to look forward to at KBB Birmingham 2024

Jon Johnston – What to look forward to at KBB Birmingham 2024

The countdown to the biggest date in the UK KBB industry's calendar has officially begun – KBB Birmingham's ...

InsightFeatures Tue 6th Feb 2024

Egger's Forum event – Co-operation is key in challenging times

Egger's Forum event – Co-operation is key in challenging times

The Forum at Egger's Austrian HQ has been playing host to the wood-based panel manufacturer's customers since ...

InsightFeatures Mon 5th Feb 2024

PJH's Richard George: The benefits of corporate charity partnerships

PJH's Richard George: The benefits of corporate charity partnerships

The collaboration between a business and a charity is a partnership where both sides can reap rewards, says PJ...

InsightFeatures Fri 2nd Feb 2024

Houzz study shows homeowners are creating bigger and better kitchens

Houzz study shows homeowners are creating bigger and better kitchens

Home renovation and design platform Houzz has shared the findings from its latest UK Houzz Kitchen Trends Stud...

InsightFeatures Thu 1st Feb 2024

Waterline's Robert Taylor – Your expertise will help sell appliances

Waterline's Robert Taylor – Your expertise will help sell appliances

Independent retailers need to draw on their expertise to clinch appliance deals and prevent potential customer...

InsightFeatures Wed 31st Jan 2024

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Caesarstone UK makes new strategic hire to maximise infrastructure

Caesarstone UK makes new strategic hire to maximise infrastructure

Caesarstone, specialist in premium surfaces, has welcomed a new head of inventory & supply chain, Sarah Simpso...

New HirePeople Wed 21st Feb 2024

John McWhinnie joins Rotpunkt as sales manager for northern England

John McWhinnie joins Rotpunkt as sales manager for northern England

German kitchen furniture manufacturer Rotpunkt has appointed John McWhinnie as sales manager covering the nort...

New HirePeople Fri 16th Feb 2024

Woodstock Trading Company boosts sales team with two appointments

Woodstock Trading Company boosts sales team with two appointments

Woodstock Trading Company has boosted its sales team with two new appointments.  Joining the team are Martin...

New HirePeople Thu 15th Feb 2024

Kutchenhaus recruits James Slater as new head of central operations

Kutchenhaus recruits James Slater as new head of central operations

German kitchen retailer Kutchenhaus has appointed James Slater as the brand’s new head of central operations...

New HirePeople Fri 9th Feb 2024

Russell Stewart moves into area sales manager role at Kudos

Russell Stewart moves into area sales manager role at Kudos

Russell Stewart joined Kudos Shower Products as a retailer support manager a little over 2 years ago and he ha...

New HirePeople Thu 8th Feb 2024

Laminam UK announces appointment of new senior area manager

Laminam UK announces appointment of new senior area manager

Laminam UK, the Italian porcelain manufacturer, has announced the appointment of Sam Penny as senior area mana...

New HirePeople Wed 7th Feb 2024

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