Features By Nicola Hanley
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Features by Nicola Hanley | 48 features

Nicola is an award-winning journalist who has been writing about interiors for 15 years. A former editor of Essential Kitchen & Bathroom Business magazine, she has also worked in PR and is now a freelance writer specialising in kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms.

Interview: Willi Bruckbauer on Bora's move into new product categories

As cooktop extractor brand Bora makes its move into more new product categories, Willi Bruckbauer talks to Nicola Hanley...

InterviewFeatures Mon 27th Nov 2023

How discreet extraction has made space for statement kitchen lighting

The rise of downdraft extraction and vented hobs is giving designers more scope to get creative with kitchen lighting ...

KitchensFeatures Mon 20th Nov 2023

Interview: Utopia’s Richard Shore on adapting to the changing market

Richard Shore, head of product design at Utopia, tells Nicola Hanley how the company's new and refreshed ranges are help...

InterviewFeatures Thu 2nd Nov 2023

Interview: Middleby's Jenny Hyatt on Novy's London Experience Centre

Fresh from unveiling Novy’s new London Experience Centre at Halcyon, Jenny Hyatt talks to Nicola Hanley about the impo...

InterviewFeatures Wed 25th Oct 2023

How consumers are embracing colour and texture in the bathroom

Bathroom furniture in vibrant tones and interesting textures is a growing trend – Nicola Hanley talks to manufacturers...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 17th Oct 2023

Interview: Grohe UK's Kristine Skauge on her go-to-market strategy

Grohe’s new UK leader Kristine Skauge tells Nicola Hanley how the brand’s three targeted portfolios will help it sta...

InterviewFeatures Thu 5th Oct 2023

Interview: Kitchens International's Kevin Buchanan on branching out

Kevin Buchanan, retail sales director at Kitchens International, talks to Nicola Hanley about the brand’s venture into...

InterviewFeatures Mon 25th Sep 2023

Interview: Mohamed Elabssawy on Villeroy & Boch's new taps offering

Villeroy & Boch’s head of product management taps Mohamed Elabssawy tells Nicola Hanley why now was the right time to ...

InterviewFeatures Wed 30th Aug 2023

Interview: Franke's Neil Clark – Appliances are boosting our business

Franke UK MD Neil Clark talks to Nicola Hanley about how its new appliances complement its sinks, taps and waste managem...

InterviewFeatures Thu 20th Jul 2023

Interview: Smeg's Kris Horley – The benefits of being a Premio Partner

Smeg UK’s head of independent kitchen channel Kris Horley tells Nicola Hanley how the brand is looking to support reta...

InterviewFeatures Mon 10th Jul 2023

Interview: Kaiser's Nikita Loginov – We're happy being a marmite brand

Kaiser UK MD Nikita Loginov tells Nicola Hanley how the German appliance brand’s unique offering and newly opened UK s...

InterviewFeatures Tue 6th Jun 2023

Interview: Bodie Kelay on building the Sachsenküchen brand in the UK

Working smarter rather than harder is the mantra of Euromobel MD Bodie Kelay, who tells Nicola Hanley why his new deal w...

InterviewFeatures Mon 15th May 2023

Interview: Apprentices are key to our growth, says Howdens' Emma Leech

Emma Leech, early careers manager at Howdens, talks to Nicola Hanley about the company’s award-winning apprentice sche...

InterviewFeatures Wed 19th Apr 2023

Interview: Sonas' Richard Sloan on winning the UK's hearts and minds

A couple of months after launching in the UK, Richard Sloan, CEO of Sonas Bathrooms, talks to Nicola Hanley about Irelan...

InterviewFeatures Mon 3rd Apr 2023

Interview: Dan Halfpenney on Haier's aim to be first built-in choice

Haier Europe’s head of kitchen independents & trade distribution Dan Halfpenney talks to Nicola Hanley about the appli...

InterviewFeatures Mon 27th Mar 2023