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EUXTON TILES ACQUIRES MARSHALLS’ TILE AND STONE INTERIORS

Euxton Tile Supplies Ltd has announced that it acquired the stock of Marshalls’ Tile and Stone Interiors (“TSI”) business from Marshalls Mono Limited on 8 July 2019. Marshalls announced recently that it was withdrawing from its activity in the tile and stone interiors marketplace to focus on growth in its core products and markets. Julian […]

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General, Training

SECOND TTA LARGE FORMAT TRAINING DAY TO BE HELD IN SEPTEMBER

Following the success of its first training course for Large Format Wall & Floor Tile and Panel Installation, held at its HQ in Stone, Staffordshire in April, TTA is now announcing the details of its second course. This is being organised in collaboration with Raimondi S.p.A. and will be held at Building Adhesives Ltd, Longton […]

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INSTARMAC NAMED AS A ‘GREAT PLACE TO WORK®’ 2019 UK BEST WORKPLACES™ FOR WOMEN

Instarmac Group plc has been officially named as a ‘Great Place to Work®’ 2019 UK Best Workplaces™ for Women (medium sized organisation category). In order to qualify for this prestigious award, Instarmac Group plc had to meet a number of strict criteria, including having already been ranked as a Great Place to Work®, employing a […]

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Products

LTP ADDS NEW PORCELAIN TILE PROTECTOR

LTP has introduced a new eco-friendly protection treatment for unpolished porcelain tiles. Suitable for use indoors and out, the new Porcelain Tile Protector is a water-based ‘pre-and-post-grout’ treatment. It is designed to protect tiles from staining and to allow easy removal of residues of cement-based grouts and two-part resin based jointing compounds, as well as […]

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INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS CRITICAL TO SUCCESS, SAYS CPA

Output from Britain’s construction industry is expected to be less than previously forecast over the next three years, according to the Construction Products Association Summer forecast 2019-2021. The revised assessment is due to concerns about the Government’s ability to deliver on major infrastructure projects. The CPA Forecast now anticipates a 0.3% decline in total construction […]

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ANTI-DUMPING CONTROVERSY HITS US MARKET

Tilezine has reported previously on the issue of tariffs levied against the import of Chinese-manufactured ceramic wall and floor tiles into Europe.  This year the US is witnessing a controversy about alleged dumping of Chinese ceramic tiles on to the American market. The Coalition for Fair Trade in Ceramic Tile, consisting predominantly of US ceramic […]

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