General, Projects

MOSAIC PROJECT FROM LATICRETE AIMS TO ASSIST COMMUNITY COHESION

A social enterprise group has used Laticrete products to help brighten up part of a run-down area of Leeds. It was all hands on deck when Seagulls Reuse (which amongst other things, delivers community arts projects) got more than 300 residents involved to work on a massive mosaic that represents the local area. The 12ft mural, […]

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TILES UK SUPPORTS GYMNASTS CHARITY

Tiles UK is sponsoring The Manchester Academy of Community Gymnastics. This is a local charity, which coaches young people from beginners right up to Olympic standard. The organisation aims to enable young people to achieve their maximum potential, irrespective of social disadvantage or disability. Tiles UK has supported them by providing all their tile requirements. […]

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General, Job vacancies

VACANCY FOR A TECHNICAL ADVISOR AT BUILDING ADHESIVES LTD

Building Adhesives Limited are looking for a Technical Advisor to join a busy Technical Services team based at the company’s head office in Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent. The company is looking for a person within the tiling industry who has excellent verbal and written communication skills and can demonstrate sound analytical and problem solving skills. The successful […]

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BC CERAMICS ACQUIRES SIX CAPITOL TILES STORES

Haywards Heath-based BC Ceramics has acquired six of the 11 Capitol Tiles stores, which along with the company’s distribution business, fell into administration on 8 November following “insurmountable financial difficulties”. As reported by Tilezine on 13 November, the wholesale and distribution side of the business, comprising the bulk of the company, has been acquired by Mo […]

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General, Products

LENNY MORROW TO REPRESENT TILEMASTER ADHESIVES IN IRELAND

In response to market demand, Tilemaster Adhesives has appointed Lenny Morrow to represent its brand in Ireland.  A relatively new market to Tilemaster Adhesives, the firm has seen interest in its range grow throughout the region over the last 18 months.  In order to support existing customers and explore new opportunities, Lenny will jointly represent both […]

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REAL STONE & TILE SECURE PLACE IN NATIONAL CAMPAIGN

Cheadle-based, Real Stone & Tile recently secured a place in nationwide initiative, ‘Bagno’s Race to Dubai’, created by luxury bathroom specialist, Bagno Design. The campaign saw several UK retailers compete to secure the highest volume of sales of Bagno Design’s premium bathroom suites and sanitary ware, in a bid to win a trip to Dubai, […]

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TILE MOUNTAIN CHAIRMAN PURCHASES CAPITOL TILE GROUP

Mo Iqbal, chairman of Tile Mountain Limited has acquired the Coventry-based Capitol Tile Group, formerly one of the UK’s largest tile distributors. Following many years of successful trading, the Group has more recently experienced financial difficulties and was finally put into liquidation in the first week of November. The Group operated from a dozen retail […]

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VERONA ANNOUNCES NEW SHAREHOLDER STRUCTURE AS IT LOOKS TO THE FUTURE

Verona has announced that members of its management team have acquired a 30 per cent stake in the business, following a period of sustained growth for the company. Recently hailed as one of the Top 30 fastest growing companies in Yorkshire, leading tile and stone distributor, Verona, has agreed a deal that will see founder […]

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