TJ O’Mahony’s Builders Merchants & DIY flagship store in Ballymount played host to over 300 international delegates from the Global DIY Summit on Wednesday June 5th. Leading the store visit was special guest, Chairman and CEO of Bostik Worldwide, Vincent Legros who cut the ribbon on the new, state of-the-art recently installed Bostik Smart Adhesives centre. TJ O’Mahony’s Ballymount is one of fourteen branches of the hardware retailer Home Project Centre. Sean Moran Home Project Centre Group CEO and President of Hardware Association Ireland said, “The development of the Bostik Smart Adhesives Centre is central to our ongoing commitment to meet the demands required by modern building techniques. The Bostik Smart Centre delivers a comprehensive solution together with the expertise from the highly trained team at TJ O’Mahony’s.”
Sean continued, “We were delighted and privileged to welcome Vincent Legros to the store and to have the Global DIY Summit delegation choose TJ O’Mahony’s for their Store Tour is a great accolade and tribute to the work and ongoing innovation from the team here at TJ O’Mahony’s.”
Speaking at the event Peter Morrissey, Sales Director, Bostik told The Hardware Journal “We are excited with the very positive reaction the ‘Bostik Smart Adhesive Centre’ has penerated in the store, and are delighted to be working with TJ O’Mahony to improve the shopping process and experience for all concerned. We believe in system selling by brand and feedback from the team in TJ O’Mahony is that the category installation has simplified the purchase process for customers in store“. Bostik also officially launched their mobile training vehicle – ‘Smart training on the move’. The fully integrated mobile training unit has been specifi cally developed to support counter staff with product knowledge and relevant information on the Bostik range.