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Grinding-Techniques

Second best is not an option

Grinding Techniques manufactures Superflex, Andor and Tyrolit bonded abrasives and converts Deerfos and Starcke coated abrasives at its Chamdor factory in Krugersdorp, South Africa. All its products are produced in accordance with international standards, including ISO9001, EN12413 and OSA (Organisation for the Safety of Abrasives). Grinding Techniques is a proud member of the Tyrolit – […]

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Olympic Paints

Olympic Paints performs well at The Gold Pack Awards

The IPSA Gold Pack Awards are about promoting innovation, identifying the best solutions that have met South African and regional packaging challenges and ultimately maximising exports and minimising imports for the continent. The awards are also about benchmarking the local industry and keeping pace with global technological developments, as well as recognising outstanding design – […]

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Build it new branding

A bolder, brighter, better Build it

2018 Build it annual convention was built around much exhilaration and this exciting event was held in October and at the magnificent Sun City. The four-day convention was a great success with a record number of over 850 delegates, including special guests, employees, retailers and suppliers in attendance. The excitement for this year’s event was […]

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DIY Industry Awards

Changing perceptions

On Wednesday 7 November, suppliers to the hardware industry gathered at the Midrand Conference Centre for the eighth DIY & Industrial Trade News awards ceremony. (more…)

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Nigel PowerBuild Paint and Hardware

Out of the blocks

Backed up by the might of voluntary trading association Unitrade Management Services (UMS), Powerbuild is off to a good start with several established hardware stores taking up its hardware offering. (more…)

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FERM Power Tools

CIB Partners lands renowned Dutch power tool brand

The company supplies power tools and hand tools to retailers and industrial suppliers. The company’s reputation for great service and unsurpassed after sales support has made them the wholesaler of choice for the brands that they carry. Their training and understanding of power tools and the complimentary brands they carry has made them successful in […]

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Harvey Roofing Products

Off the roof with Harvey Roofing Products

Established in 1967, Harvey Roofing Products is the market leader in steel roofing tiles and accessories. From modest beginnings, the business has evolved into one that arguably boasts the sturdiest and most attractive roofing systems available on the market. This success stems from its strict code of professionalism, quality and exceptional service levels. (more…)

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DIY Awards

Vote for your industry leader

The DIY & Industrial Trade News 2018 Awards provides the industry with a rare opportunity to honour the best of the best. We invite all our readers to participate and vote now. (more…)

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Gardena concept store

Gardena launches concept store

Lifestyle Garden Centre has invested in stocking a comprehensive Gardena range thereby offering its customers a one-stop solution for all gardening requirements. (more…)

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KDM Tool Distributors

A world-class player

If you think shower gel bottles, soccer cleats and a car have nothing in common, think again.  They do! The common denominator is the glue that literally holds these products together. In sport items, shoes as well as cosmetics it’s easier to accept that glue keeps these products together, but when it comes to the […]

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Toolquip & Allied

An industrial solutions partner

Toolquip & Allied recently introduced an industrial range of tools for the automotive and DIY market. (more…)

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Isca taps

Where fashion and taps collide

Isca turns faucets into fashion items that can be as trendy as a new set of bath towels. The concept is a colour trim kit that is easy to install on existing chrome fittings. (more…)

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Power Build

Shaking up the hardware sector

Recently launched, Power Build is a new player in the South African hardware sector and certainly has the industry talking. (more…)

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Roco Fittings

The perfect fitting

Roco Fittings is based in South Africa and cater for and supply any type of retail establishment which has a need for kitchen fittings such as handles, hinges, drawer runners, sinks, mixers, kitchen and bedroom accessories, lighting and other components and consumables. (more…)

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Pratley Wondafix.

Pratley replicates famous suspended bulldozer stunt

The event took place on Friday 13 July and replicated the stunt 33 years after the first attempt where CEO Kim Pratley stood underneath a 13t bulldozer, hoisted and held aloft by a crane, attached to two plates joined by the unique adhesive, Pratley Wondafix. (more…)

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