General

CONSTRUCTION PRODUCT MANUFACTURING RISES BUT INVESTMENT STALLS, ACCORDING TO CPA

The construction products manufacturing sector reported favourable results in the first quarter of 2019, with continued growth in the sales of products and materials. Despite the environment of uncertainty relating to Brexit, manufacturers’ sales expectations for the next 12 months remain optimistic. The Construction Products Association’s State of Trade Survey for 2019 Q1 reveals that […]

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Featured, General

TOPPS TILES ANNOUNCES LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASE

Topps Tiles Plc has announced a 0.2% increase in like-for-like sales in the 26-week period to 30 March. Total revenues were £108.8 million. Trading over the second quarter has improved from the levels reported in Q1, with like-for-like sales increasing by 1.8%. The company says that the effect of weather conditions in the prior year and a […]

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Projects

ULTRATILEFIX COOKS UP A STORM AT MILLER & CARTER

Skilled tiling contractors, The Great Northern Tiling Company, have used a number products from UltraTileFix’s range of adhesives and grouts to install wall and floor tiling at Miller & Carter’s latest restaurant. Famed for their delicious food and unique buildings, Miller & Carter is fast becoming the nation’s favourite steakhouse. In January 2019, work began […]

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Projects

TILEMASTER JOINS ROCCIA SPEC AT STUNNING WILLOW GATE

Roccia has completed the first in a series of surface design projects for V Capital Partnership Ltd, installed using Tilemaster Adhesives’ fixing products. The high-end show home installation, at the exclusive new development ‘Willow Gate’ in Preston, forms part of a 12-property luxury gated community. Italian polished porcelain was installed, by Helix Tiling Services, throughout […]

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Job vacancies

ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN SALES CONSULTANT REQUIRED

The TREND Group is a global producer of coloured glass mosaic, Venetian enamel, gold leaf tesserae and engineered stone surfaces. These products are used for a variety of projects from retail to residential, private to public spaces including hotels, spas, swimming pools, kitchens and bathrooms. The company is currently looking for a results-orientated A&D Sales […]

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Awards, Featured

ODHRAN CONNELLY WINS WORSHIPFUL COMPANY’S CRAFT AWARD

TTA chairman, Paul Luff, has attended the presentation of The Montgomery Award for Wall and Floor Tiling to this year’s winner, Odhran Connelly. The Worshipful Company of Tylers & Bricklayers presents this Award as part of its annual Craft Awards. Odhran Connelly attends the Southern Regional College in Northern Ireland and had already won the […]

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