Buy It Direct buys assets of Better Bathrooms

Posted 15th March |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company fell into administration earlier this month after a ‘period of unsustainable cashflow difficulties’

More than 300 redundant as Better Bathrooms goes under

Posted 4th March |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company’s latest financial report showed losses had more than doubled since the previous year

Bushboard invests £1m in Nuance Wellingborough facility

Posted 29th January |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The new robotic production line has increased overall productivity gain by around 400%, the company said

Investindustrial acquires Jacuzzi Brands

Posted 22nd January |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The firm has bought the company from Apollo Global Management, Clearlake Capital Group and Ares Management Corporation

Victorian Plumbing sees record turnover of £118m in 2018

Posted 8th January |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company said it generated ‘strong profits’ despite having to pay £1.75m to competitor VictoriaPlum.com

Plumbworld completes MBO from Grafton Group

Posted 7th January |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

‘We believe being independent will offer us greater agility,’ said founder James Hickman, who led the MBO

Roxor Group to wholly acquire Better Bathrooms

Posted 31st Oct 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The acquisition has ‘effectively doubled the size and presence’ of Roxor Group, said CEO Dave Cullen, pictured

Phoenix Whirlpools acquires Acorn Bathrooms

Posted 6th Sep 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company will continue to trade as an independent business with staff unaffected by the acquisition

UK bathroom retail market sees £235m sales rise

Posted 13th Jul 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

Bathroom retailers can expect to see a boost in providing ‘turn-key’ packages to consumers who want luxury products, says MTW

Norcros sees ‘ninth consecutive year of growth’

Posted 14th Jun 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The group’s operating profit rose by 15.1% while revenue reached £300.1m for the 2017/18 financial year

Harrison Bathrooms receives funding from HSBC

Posted 9th May 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The Keighley-based bathroom supplier is creating 15 new jobs thanks to a ‘seven-figure’ funding package from HSBC

Royo Group buys Fiora for undisclosed sum

Posted 30th Jan 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

Royo's bathroom products are distributed in the UK by Frontline Bathrooms

Victorian Plumbing sees 28% rise in turnover

Posted 30th Jan 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company said it is expecting to achieve £100m in turnover in the 12-month period

Bathroom market set to grow by 12% over next four years

Posted 19th Jan 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

However, the pace of growth slowed last year with the market achieving value growth of 3%

Better Bathrooms sees revenue uptick as losses widen

Posted 16th Jan 2018 |
Bathrooms and Money Matters

The company’s losses have deepened from £350,000 in 2016 to £1.5m in the 12 months to March 2017


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