Guaranteed Irish – over 80 years in production and still going strong

In this issue of The Hardware Journal, HAI CEO Annemarie Harte paid a visit to Tegral - the world’s only fibre cement slate manufacturer...

Bright future behind the door

In this issue’s Supplier Profile, The Hardware Journal went West, as HAI CEO Annemarie Harte travelled to County Sligo to see how a HAI Past...

Beyond a bathroom

HAI CEO Annemarie Harte travelled out to Niko’s new showroom in Tallaght, where Sales Director David Glass spoke about the growing importance of bathroom...

Less smoke, more sales – Stafford Fuels opens €3 million plant

HAI Chief Executive Annemarie Harte visited Andy Maher, Managing Director of Stafford Fuels, on the same week that he officially opened a new €3...

Fleetwood ‘Irish paint for Irish weather’

HAI CEO Annemarie Harte profiles one of the most well-known names in the paint business. It’s not often that you need to go into the...

Committed to quality – JH Donnelly expands product range and premises

HAI CEO, Annemarie Harte visited JH Donnelly at its Meath base in Summerhill, recently. Managing Director, Gary Hanan, spoke to her about the company’s...

Portwest innovates to grow

HAI CEO, Annemarie Harte visits west of Ireland designer and manufacturer of workwear, personal protective equipment (PPE) and outdoor leisurewear, Portwest, and finds a...

Autonomy and product mix drive Hafele success

HAI CEO, Annemarie Harte, travelled to Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow to meet with Mick Smith, Managing Director of Hafele, the third member of the Smith...

B&G finds success with trade-only model

HAI CEO Annemarie Harte talks to Tom Cleary, Chief Executive of B&G, the long established DIY and homeware distributor, which is employing a trade-only business...

Rawlplug’s focus fixed on quality and service

HAI CEO Annemarie Harte visited Rawlplug’s large warehouse on the outskirts of Drogheda during the week sterling plummeted to 91p against the euro. That...