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Burning bright
20 June, 2019
This piece by Andrew True continues the WTS’s occasional theme of ‘unsung heroes’, whose work in the past has an influence on trade today
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It’s good to talk 20 June, 2019 This year’s Wood Protection Association annual conference focused on collaboration and communication. Sally Spencer was there
Invest, upgrade and grow 20 June, 2019 Kerridge Commercial Systems’ annual conference gave customers an insight into the company’s growth and future product development. Sally Spencer reports
Coastal path 20 June, 2019 Border Merchant Systems software is a vital asset in helping Coastal to create new sales opportunities and continue to grow
Taking stock 20 June, 2019 Moving to a modern, efficient ERP stock management system need not be daunting and will enhance your customer service, explains Mark Hughes, Epicor’s regional vice-president UK and Ireland
Stress-busting software 20 June, 2019 With the launch of its new cloud-based system UT400, Ten-25 Software managing director Ian Oldrey explores how the software a business uses can have a meaningful impact on the well-being and performance of every employee – not just the bottom line
Hidden protection 20 June, 2019 Major fit-out products manufacturer Morland is an advocate of fighting against unnecessary plastic encapsulation of intumescent strips on fire doors. Stephen Powney looks at its development of Forever Firecheck
Timber and joinery in top three 20 June, 2019 TTJ’s monthly column in partnership with the Builders Merchant Building Index shows timber and joinery sales have performed strongly
Imports up in early 2019 19 June, 2019 The latest figures from the TTF reveal that the first two months of the year saw increased volumes of imported solid wood and panel products
Moving on up 17 June, 2019 Three finalists from last year’s TTJ Career Development award made a visit to the Irish forest industry recently courtesy of award sponsor Glennon brothers. TTJ’s Stephen Powney went with them
Getting smarter 17 June, 2019 Smart Manufacturing is one of several new judged categories in the TTJ Awards this year. Stephen Powney reports
Testing times 17 June, 2019 Founder/director at The Joinery Network, Owen Dare, managing director at OT Dare Joinery Consultants, discusses how joinery manufacturers can benefit from selling to newbuild developers and trade installation companies
Improving performance 17 June, 2019 A flurry of new best practice guidelines and products have been released which arerelevant to window and door products and their hardware. Stephen Powney reports