Wincanton, the largest British third-party logistics company, has opened a new 128,000sq ft distribution centre in Stafford, to support its customer Screwfix, the major UK retailer of trade tools, accessories and hardware products, in its continuing business growth.
It’s time for top trade apprentices from across the UK to down tools and enter the Screwfix Trade Apprentice 2020 competition for the chance to win the ultimate prize bundle.
Milwaukee is here! The UK’s tradespeople can now get an exclusive deal on Milwaukee’s most powerful, compact 18V drill complete with 2 lithium ion batteries and case to celebrate the launch of the Milwaukee range. Milwaukee’s popular range of heavy duty
According to research undertaken independently on behalf of Screwfix, 85 per cent of the plumbers, electricians, builders, carpenters questioned in Screwfix’s Trade Pulse* index, said that as well as working on current projects they also have more lined up. Amid
ScrewfixMore than 3,000 people entered the annual contest, first launched in 2009, but it was Stuart, who trades under the name Abington Home Maintenance who triumphed, impressing judges with his passion, his commitment to customer service and his desire to
Digital technology, whether employed in the home for safety and security, comfort and convenience or health and wellbeing is seen by many as a positive addition to the home environment. Indeed according to the latest Smart Home Week survey, more
This Spring, tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts can get their hands on more top quality ‘Trade Rated’ products than ever before, from leading omni-channel retailer, Screwfix. The release of the new March catalogue features the most extensive range of ‘Trade Rated’ products
Screwfix has appointed Graham Smith to the role of marketing director.
Leading omni-channel retailer, Screwfix has opened its 500th UK store at Lumina Park, Enfield, north London, marking a major milestone in the retailer’s expansion of its store network. Since opening its first store in Yeovil in 2005, Screwfix has grown
Wincanton has extended its relationship with Screwfix, part of Kingfisher plc, to design and manage a newly-built 562,000ft warehouse in support of the retailer’s expected growth through 2017 and beyond. Construction work on the site at Prologis Park, Fradley near Lichfield,
App developer YUDU is pleased to announce that the Screwfix catalogue app has now reached 500,000 downloads; approximately 1 in 10 of Screwfix’s customers. The catalogue app mirrors the increasing trend for customers to use their mobile devices to shop, with
Screwfix, the UK’s leading multi-channel supplier of trade tools, hardware, DIY supplies, plumbing and electrical equipment, has expanded its offering even further, with the launch of www.screwfix.ie, a dedicated website for customers in the Republic of Ireland. The website, which launched
Kingfisher Group has appointed 2degrees, the global collaboration platform for sustainable business, to help drive the progress of its restorative Net Positive approach to business across its global operating companies. Mainstreaming sustainability into the heart of the business is a
More than a third of major UK and European retailers do not have teams dedicated to personalising the online shopping experience, which could be having a direct impact on the quality of onsite personalisation customers receive, with retailers missing out
Pennies, the electronic charity box, reports the number of consumer micro-donations it has received has doubled in the last six months taking the total to two million. According to the company, this has raised £500,000 to support a growing number
ChannelAdvisor, the global e-commerce specialist, has launched an index to track the success of UK retailers’ Facebook strategies. According to the company, its Facebook UK Commerce Index (FCI) will provide an ongoing analysis of over 100 of the UK’s top retailers