Thursday, 27 February, 2020

News & Events

KBBG To Exhibit At KBB Birmingham 2020

The Kitchen Bathroom Buying Group (KBBG) will unveil its largest exhibition stand in the UK to date at kbb Birmingham 2020, from 1st – 4th March, in Hall 18 at stand M116. The KBBG is part of DER KREIS, Europe’s foremost kitchen and bathroom buying group, and visitors to the stand at kbb Birmingham will be able to meet the ... Read More »

Hypnos Pioneers Ethical Sourcing Initiative With New Origins Collection In Partnership With Red Tractor Assured Farms

Hypnos has taken the next step in its commitment to sustainability by partnering with Red Tractor Food and Farming standards in an industry first that has seen the brand create the pioneering Origins Collection. This range of mattresses uses the most responsibly sourced materials possible, including 100% British wool that’s traceable right back to Red Tractor assured farms. With health ... Read More »

Precision Stone Opens Customer Contact Centre And New Showroom

Precision Stone is one of the UK’s leading solid worktop specialists in the UK, and has invested in a new Customer Contact Centre that includes a showroom and training centre, which has been designed to host in-depth product training sessions for its retail partners. The Customer Contact Centre is situated at the company’s new premises in Warwickshire and is unique ... Read More »

Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited Donates Appliances To Foodcycle

Peterborough based Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited, parent company to KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Hotpoint and Indesit, has donated appliances to FoodCycle, a charity that uses surplus food to create community meals to fight food waste, food poverty and loneliness across the UK. A number of fridges were donated to FoodCycle community projects across England, in locations such as Liverpool, Salford and Sutton ... Read More »

Whirlpool Certified As Top Employer In UK And Europe For 2020

Peterborough based Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited, parent company to KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Hotpoint and Indesit, has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 in the UK. Whirlpool EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) has been awarded, for the third year in a row, the prestigious Top Employer Europe for 2020, having been certified by the ... Read More »

Whirlpool Appoints New Brand Manager

Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited announces the appointment of Charmaine Warner to Brand Manager for Whirlpool. Charmaine joined Indesit Company in 2014 as National Account Manager, managing the relationship with major retailer, Tesco and the white goods range on its non-food ecommerce platform. Charmaine maintained this role after the acquisition of Indesit Company by Whirlpool UK Appliances Ltd and introduced the Whirlpool ... Read More »

InSinkErator® To Exhibit At KBB Birmingham 2020

InSinkErator® has invested in its largest exhibition space to date and will be showcasing its latest products on a newly-designed stand at kbb Birmingham 2020, from 1st – 4th March, in Hall 20 at stand H84. The inventor and global market leader of food waste disposers, and a major player in the steaming hot water tap market, will be displaying its ... Read More »

Angelique Dhama From Obeetee Explains Ethical And Sustainable Practice

With 80%* of UK consumers considering themselves to be ‘environmentally friendly’, the world is going greener, and consumer shopping habits are dictating new trading models aimed at adopting more sustainable practices. Soaring consumer demand, for products that are sourced in ethical and sustainable ways, is driving huge opportunities for the interiors industry, specifically for those brands embarking on longer-term projects ... Read More »

Whirlpool UK Colleagues Donate To Charities In The Local Community

In the lead up to Christmas, colleagues of Peterborough based Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited, parent company to KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Hotpoint and Indesit, donated items to three local initiatives: the Peterborough Christmas Shoebox Appeal, Peterborough Soup Kitchen and Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice. On behalf of the Peterborough Christmas Shoebox appeal, Whirlpool UK colleagues donated shoeboxes containing items such as toiletries, ... Read More »

A Community Benefit Society With A Difference

Above: Secret Project Makers from Molly’s Sewing Unit, west Bengal, India take part in Fashion Revolution 2019. In 2019 Secret Projects tranformed it’s business model and became a Community Benefit Society, an old system of business that is currently having a revival in the 21st Century where people buy shares in an organisation and with others, become the owners. Many communities around ... Read More »