Category Archives: Industry News

CONSTRUCTION PAY TRENDS REFLECT CONFIDENCE IN SECTOR

Hudson Contract has today revealed that self-employed builders in England and Wales have seen a year-on-year increase* in average weekly earnings of 3.8% - with the biggest uplift experienced by those working in the East of England (3.8%). The full national picture can be found in the Construction Pay Trends Index, which harnesses payroll data from...
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Mighton appoints David Lambert

Mighton Products has appointed David Lambert as its new Warehouse Manager. The news follows a recent announcement from the hardware specialist stating that the company’s new additonal on-site warehouse, and improved trade counter, are now complete. Chairman Mike Derham said: ‘‘We are pleased to welcome David to the Mighton team. With 16 years experience, plus his...
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Maxtop hammers it home with training award win  

Maxtop Quartz Ltd has been crowned winner of the Training Excellence category in the On The Tools Awards 2017, following a national roll out of its training programme earlier this year. The trophy was awarded to Maxtop at a glittering ceremony, held at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham on Friday 20th October, for demonstrating a sustained...
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Fashion over Function: Should You Compromise?

What springs to mind when you think of protective work clothing? Garish colours and unattractive, uncomfortable fabrics that make you stand out from the crowd… in a bad way? In the past, functional work clothing was the kind of thing you’d quickly change out of once you’d finished your shift - you didn’t want your friends...
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