2016 Tag

Rutland Partners announces it has invested £33.0m into UK-based Walstead Group which, in turn, has helped facilitate the completion of Walstead’s acquisition of Let’s Print Holding AG (“LEYKAM Let’s Print”). With 2015 revenues of EUR €230 million and 1,600 employees, Walstead is a leading commercial printing...

AFI has launched a range of videos that is set to revolutionise the way MEWP operators familiarise themselves with the specific machines they will be using. The 37 familiarisation videos are a first in the UK working at height sector. Any MEWP operator, supervisor, project manager...

Gardman has announced the appointment of Matthew Payne as Operations Director. Matt has considerable and varied experience, which has been gained from a number of blue chip organisations including Boots and XMA (Westcoast Orion). Most recently he was European Head of Distribution at Scotts Miracle-Gro, where...

The wild bird care market, believed to be worth £320 million across all retail channels, has become a key sales category for garden centres over the last 10 years. With a reported growth of 10% in 2015*, Gardman, the leading wild bird care brand, believes there...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that Brandon Hire has secured a £34 million refinancing from Wells Fargo Capital Finance (UK) Limited, part of Wells Fargo & Company, to assist in the continued growth of Brandon Hire. The refinancing has also enabled a further distribution...

The 100 most powerful people in the restaurant industry have been published in this month’s Restaurant magazine. The list features Pizza Hut UK CEO, Jens Hofma, who, following one of the biggest ever restaurant brand overhauls in the casual dining space, joins 19 others in...