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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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Form follows technology

Two innovative luminaire concepts secured double success for Osram, gaining two red dot design awards 2011: both the compact LED pocket torch LUMIgo and the refinement of the OLED suspended luminaire, Airabesc, have convinced the jury of their merits in design and technology. Osram thereby proves once again the transformative power of the new light […]

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Grand Designs Live wins top accolade

New-comer to the South African exhibition scene, Grand Designs Live was awarded top honours in the Consumer and Trade Category at EXSA’s Memorable Events Awards ceremony on Thursday 18th November, proving that it is the ‘grandest’ event on the home design, décor, garden and build scene. The Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa (EXSA), […]

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Entrants to go places

The Eskom 2010 Energy Efficient Lighting Design competition has again proven a major success with a record 567 entries and also a record number of professional entries. It’s a showcase for the industry that building professionals, lighting manufacturers, the public and media should not miss out on, says sponsor Radiant Lighting (Radiant). Says Anthony Lloyd, […]

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Supplier of the Year: Eureka and Matus shared the award

Mica Market Magnificent

The past weekend saw Mica hold its first conference since 2007. Mica Market 2010 was held in the heart of the Drakensberg at the picturesque resort of Champagne Sports. The event saw a record turnout from industry heavyweights and all left the conference on the Monday with a warm feeling inside. Whereas some players might […]

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Store of the Year: FH Chamberlain Centurion

Industry Awards get thumbs up!

The DIY Trade News Industry Awards got two thumbs up from delegates attending the function at the picturesque Moyo restaurant at Zoo Lake. The event saw all major players within the DIY, construction and hardware industry brought together for a fun-filled afternoon. Editor from DIY Trade News, Johann Gerber, opened the proceedings highlighting the challenges […]

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Build it: Group of the Year 2009

Glitz and Glamour

On the 14th of October, 2010 DIY Trade News will host its first DIY Trade News Industry Awards function. The ceremony will honour the leading players in the South African hardware industry and award them for excelling in various areas of it. The DIY Trade News Industry Awards will be held at Moyo on the […]

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Call for entries

Pretoria Portland Cement, in conjunction with the Association of the Arts Pretoria, invites all interested participants to submit entries to the PPC Young Concrete Sculptor Awards Competition before 29 September 2010. Photographic entries of up to two sculptures may be submitted. Participants must be eighteen years of age or older and young in the art of sculpting […]

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