Following shareholder investment and company restructuring, BDC has opened a new Centre in Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland and it plans to open two more Centres, in the North-East of England and Northern Ireland. Four additional area sales managers have been recruited to support the company’s customers.
Based on the September 2009 sales results analysed by GfK, Beko has been named a number one MDA brand in the UK. Moreover Beko has so far retained its number one position in the cooling category in 2009 and in freestanding cooking.
GDHA has received three Which? Best Buys for the New World NW90DO built-in double oven, Stoves S7-E900MF electric multifunction built-in double oven and the Belling XOU90G built-in gas double oven.
In 2009, Gorenje has seen its network of independent dealers increase by over 60%. The brand now works with more than 1,000 companies across the UK.
LGL, a new UK distribution company, which will be solely focused on the CE independent retail and custom install channels in the UK, has just been launched by Lee Godbold. LGL is based on the South coast with logistics centres in the South and Midlands.
Four more PURE radios have achieved Energy Saving Recommended (ESR) accreditations. These are: new Chronos CD Series II; Chronos iDock Series II; Elan II and Siesta iDock.
Siemens has extended its free 5-year guarantee scheme on selected freestanding appliances until the end of March 2010. The buyers of selected freestanding washing machines, tumble dryers, dishwashers, refrigeration and vacuum cleaners will benefit from the scheme.