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Interview: ASKO UK’s Michael Hardwick – We’re on a drive of momentum

As ASKO UK prepares to make its mark at KBB Birmingham 2024, Nicola Hanley talks to business director Michael Hardwick a...

InterviewFeatures Thu 29th Feb 2024

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, which saw it...

InterviewFeatures Tue 27th Feb 2024

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 growth ahead fo...

InterviewFeatures Tue 20th Feb 2024

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 – creative le...

InterviewFeatures Thu 8th Feb 2024

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 Hanley about wh...

InterviewFeatures Wed 7th Feb 2024

Interview: Bathroom Inspirations – Going upmarket has protected us

Last November, bathroom retailer David Lees-Bell told KBBFocus that showrooms that refuse to also sell online will strug...

InterviewFeatures Tue 23rd Jan 2024

Interview: Simon Meyrick and Tom Howley on generating lasting success

An expansion into bedroom furniture, more showrooms and even a New York launch in the pipeline – it’s a big year ahe...

InterviewFeatures Mon 22nd Jan 2024

Interview: Sara Bernardi on Foxydry's space-saving laundry solutions

Sara Bernardi, co-founder of Italian brand Foxydry, explains to Amelia Thorpe how ceiling- and wall-mounted heated dryin...

InterviewFeatures Tue 16th Jan 2024

Interview: Franke's Barbara Borra on working with the right retailers

As Franke unveils its newly renovated showroom in Switzerland, Emma Hedges talks to Barbara Borra, president and CEO of...

InterviewFeatures Mon 15th Jan 2024

Interview: Zip Water UK’s Nick Taylor – Why we're a sleeping giant

A few months after rejoining Zip Water UK after nearly a decade away, Nick Taylor tells Nicola Hanley why now is the rig...

InterviewFeatures Mon 8th Jan 2024

Interview: Jaime Wright on how Smeg UK is supporting kitchen retailers

Jaime Wright and John Davies talk to Nicola Hanley about how Smeg UK is focussing on its cooking appliances and offering...

InterviewFeatures Tue 12th Dec 2023

Interview: James Willcox – What we've learnt on our Net Zero journey

James Willcox, head of sustainability for retirement homes specialist Inspired Villages, shows Sally Smith around the co...

InterviewFeatures Tue 5th Dec 2023

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

Interview: David Lees-Bell – Why retailers must sell online to survive

Forward-thinking MD of Island Bathrooms, David Lees-Bell, has introduced an e-commerce strand to his bricks-and-mortar s...

InterviewFeatures Tue 21st Nov 2023

Interview: Why Bathroom Brands Group has launched Clearwater Interiors

Bathroom Brands Group’s Katie Cope and Andy Oakman talk to Amelia Thorpe about the launch of Clearwater Interiors, the...

InterviewFeatures Wed 8th Nov 2023