Newsletter Articles

Lady Luck

Smart retailers realise that it will be increasingly necessary to court female customers in the future, and they’re taking steps to do so.

IHA Centenary Congress London 2009

The International Hardware and Housewares Association (IHA) held their Centenary Congress from September 18-20 in Central London’s Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre.

Magazine Articles

Lost in Space

The days of cluttering the mantelpiece with porcelain thimbles and lava lamps are long gone. Globalisation has opened the door to a whole new world of ideas, reports Mark Daffey.

Step in the Right Direction

Choosing the right building supplies for the job is the first step towards completing a successful project. But with so many products and brands available, it can be a daunting task to pick the safest, most durable and most effective equipment each time. To protect yourself and your team against injury from falls and lost time at work in 2010, just follow these pointers…

Do solvent-based paints have a future?

Solvent-based paints were banned in some American states as far back as the 1970s, with European countries following suit thereafter. Don Wormald questions whether the Australian government ever intends to tread the same path.