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New merchant software targets customer relationships 22 October, 2014
Ten-25 Software has developed a new integrated CRM (customer relationship management module) to its UniTrade 360 timber merchant trading system.
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Kebony features in US award
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 A riverside park in New York decked in Kebony modified wood has won a category award at the American Society of Landscape Architects Awards.
Grown in Britain week launches with ministerial backing
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 The second annual Grown in Britain week kicked off in grand style yesterday with the secretary of state for the environment visiting a major housing project using home-grown timber in the morning and two government ministers speaking at the launch event at the House of Lords in the afternoon.
China Accoya dispute costs Accsys £2.5m
Monday, October 13, 2014 The failed bid by Accsys Technologies to end an agreement to bring Accoya modified wood plants to China and South-east Asia will cost the company almost £2.5m.
EUTR aids responsible timber sourcing
Monday, October 13, 2014 The first analysis of purchases by Timber Trade Federation members since the EU Timber Regulation found a significant improvement in the reduction of risk associated with buying timber, according to the TTF annual report on responsible sourcing.
Garden test for Accoya
Saturday, October 11, 2014 Accoya Deck has been tested by crowds at the International Garden Festival in France as it enters its sixth month with visitor numbers expected to reach 250,000.
Grown in Britain set for second campaign week
Saturday, October 11, 2014 Grown in Britain Week gets under way on Monday with a series of events to mark the first year of the campaign to boost home-grown wood products and create a wood culture in the UK.
Hospital takes care of spoil
Saturday, October 11, 2014 A towable combination chipper/shredder has been bought by a Northampton mental health care hospital with additional sites in the Midlands.
PEFC Italy gets tough on crime
Thursday, October 09, 2014 PEFC Italy has joined three other organisations to launch a project aimed at preventing criminal organisations infiltrating the EU market.
Timber buying group adds first members
Thursday, October 09, 2014 The Timber Buying Group (TBG) has signed up its first members and two more suppliers after what it described as a “very positive” launch to the trade.
Demand soars for structural timber
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 The structural timber sector has seen a record number of orders during the last year, with some businesses’ workloads increasing by 100%.

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