The Discounters are here to stay

Steve Collinge, Managing Director of Insight Retail Group Ltd and Executive Editor of Insight DIY comments on the rise of ‘discounters’ since their introduction...

Men’s Sheds in Ireland

The Hardware Journal looks at Men’s Sheds and its growing success in Ireland.  Men’s Sheds are social spaces where men can share skills, make friends...

Diversity in the Hardware Sector

The Hardware Journal talks to Tony Maher from DPL Group in Drogheda, his employee Stephen Nolan, and Andrea Hermes from WALK PEER Ability about...

Career inspiration and advice at Ireland Skills Live

Hardware Jobs exhibited at the inaugural Ireland Skills Live, a three-day careers fair and skills event celebrating skills, apprenticeships and trade careers, in March...

Introducing The Mmmmm Cloth!

Established in the UK in 1941, Minky Homecare are world leaders in manufacturing innovative cleaning, laundry and homecare products, and are now the only...

DS Supplies cuts a dash with Innovation Award win

DS Supplies were winners of the “Innovation Award 2019” for the Build category at The Hardware Show Citywest Dublin 2019. The Innovation Award was for...

Irish Perspective at UK Softwood Conference

Glennon Brothers recently presented at the Timber Trade Federation UK Softwood  Conference, held in London on March 6th. Mike Glennon outlined the significance of the...

Member-Centric Strategy at United Hardware Group

The turnover of United Hardware Group, one of Ireland’s leading hardware, DIY and homeware groups, reached over €145 million in 2018 (up 14% on...

Rooney’s Homevalue Open Super Store

Rooney’s Homevalue has officially launched its newly developed state-of-the-art super store in Kells, Co. Meath. The new store was renovated to the highest standards...

Kilsaran Invest Significantly in new Website

Kilsaran International, Ireland’s largest independent producer of concrete products, has made a significant investment in its online presence with the upgrade of its website, www.kilsaran.ie....