Wayne Dance, MD of InHouse, has warned independents that other retail chains are likely to follow Bathstore’s decision to launch kitchens.
Bathstore chief executive Gary Favell has launched a kitchen and bedroom side to the business, initially using stores in Farnborough, Hampshire, and the Lakeside Shopping Centre in Essex.
Colin Wong explains how he tackled one very small and one monster project by resisting the temptation to play Tetris with boxes and concentrate on the spatial elements
Lesley Taylor, managing director of Taylors Etc in Cardiff, explains how they push their designers to get as excited about the ‘mini’ as they do the ‘maxi’
Edward Davies of Victoria and Albert Baths reveals why the brand is targeting the contract market and how its growth in the sector could benefit its dealers.
Futurologist Tom Cheesewright gives us a hint of what we can to expect from the kitchen and bathroom of tomorrow and explains how you can future-proof your business.
BCT MD Tony Taylor reveals why it is focusing more on independent retail showrooms with its dedicated kitchen tile collection and hints at expanding into other areas of the home.
After a management buyout just over a year ago, components distributor TKC is forging ahead with ambitious growth plans, driven by ex-Nobia and Everest CEO Roy Saunders.
Brassware distributor Arte Form has avoided the discounting war in the bathroom market in favour of supplying high-quality European products offering retailers better margins.
Glen Dimplex Consumer Appliances CEO Andy Griffiths tells us why he’s excited about British brands, the smart home and the challenges that lie ahead.
Mark Prince is a corporate executive with a career spanning over 30 years. He gives his views on why the industry’s attitude towards training and running a business needs to change.
The CAFF27 side-by-side fridge-freezer from Caple features an A+ energy rating with a 482 litre net capacity, as well as recessed handles and an electronic touch-control LED display.