General

INVESTMENT AT NORCROS ADHESIVES ENABLES STRONG SALES PERFORMANCE

Norcros Adhesives has increased the capacity of its plant by 150 per cent over the past year, by improving manufacturing efficiency. The changes include the implementation of a new ERP and warehouse management system to strengthen management controls and the adoption of pneumatic transfer technology on the production line. Due to increasing sales, the company […]

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Products

ULTRATILEFIX ADDS SEMI-RAPID SETTING ADHESIVE TO ITS RANGE

UltraTileFix has enhanced its range of tile adhesives by introducing ProGrip FX fibre-reinforced semi-rapid tile adhesive. Ideal for use with porcelain, mosaic and natural stone tiles, ProGrip FX boasts an extended pot life of 2.5 hours, offering a greater fixing time. It has been developed to provide an exceptional grab and enhanced body, making this […]

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General

TTA RELEASES RESULTS OF LATEST RETAIL AND ADHESIVE MARKET SURVEY

The latest TTA survey of retail tile sales and ‘factory gate’ tile adhesive sales once again shows a mixed picture, particularly on the retail side. TTA conducts market surveys on a quarterly basis, enabling comparison with the equivalent period in previous years. Respondents to the retail survey were asked two questions: For the period 1st […]

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Featured, General, Tiling ranges

TILEFLAIR OPENS NEW SHOWROOM IN OXFORD

Tileflair Ltd, a privately-owned wall and floor tile wholesaler/retailer in southern England has opened its latest store off Garsington Road, Cowley, Oxford. Adding to its existing nine branches, this latest 4,000sq ft store is part of a company expansion strategy and has been designed to offer a superior customer experience with an impressive selection of […]

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Appointments, Featured

MICHELLE COSTIGAN JOINS TILES UK

Michelle Costigan has joined Tiles UK as Marketing & Technical Manager. The appointment comes as the Manchester-based tile distributor sets its eye on further growth. Over the past few months, the company has been strengthening its team to develop new business in both its distribution channel and also in the specification sector via its ProSpec […]

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Appointments, General

BAL INVESTS IN SALES, SUPPORT AND SPECIFICATION TEAMS

[Picture shows Debi Boulton and Stuart Ross]     BAL has made a new investment in its sales, support and specification teams to provide improved service to tilers, contractors, specifiers and distributors. The company has doubled its sales team while additionally creating a new Training and Technical Support Team of five and adding to its […]

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Appointments, General

DEVELOPMENTS AT HAMPSHIRE TILE WAREHOUSE

Julian Hase, chairman of Hampshire Tile Warehouse Ltd, has announced changes, as the business gears up to meet the challenges of the tiling industry in the future. The company has been re-organised with the promotion of Simon Rowe to the position of Managing Director, while Julian himself becomes Chairman. As Managing Director Simon will be […]

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Appointments, General

NORCROS ADHESIVES STRENGTHENS SALES TEAM TO SUPPORT BUSINESS GROWTH

Norcros Adhesives, manufacturer of preparation, fixing and finishing products for tiling and flooring installation, has made two new appointments to its sales team to support ongoing market growth and strengthen the brand’s presence in key regions. Both of the new appointees join Norcros Adhesives with extensive tile and adhesive industry backgrounds. Eric Glover joins the […]

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