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March 13, 2012

NSF International, an independent global organization that writes standards, tests and certifies products for the food, water and consumer goods industries, has launched the NSF Home Product Certification Program for home kitchen products and appliances. NSF announced the new program on March 12 at the International Home and Housewares Show in Chicago.

February 1, 2012

Lowe's has announced that it will partner with the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) in order to launch a program to educate and train Lowe's employees who specialize in interior kitchen and bath projects.

Because of this membership and training program, Lowe's employees who work in the kitchen cabinets, countertops and fashion plumbing departments and as interior project specialists will have the opportunity to earn NKBA certifications.

October 26, 2011

Tim-Br Marts has appointed John Steen as CFO. A senior financial executive, Steen has operational experience across a range of sectors, primarily in agribusiness/retail, manufacturing, oil and gas, and energy.

Steen, who will be based out of the company’s Calgary, AB office, will report directly to president and CEO Tim Urquhart.

He has held executive roles at a number of organizations, including UFA Co-operative Limited, Ontario Power Authority, and in South Africa at Teves Group. 

January 25, 2011

Category management service provider Hamacher Resource Group, announced today that it has been certified to develop compliant planograms for suppliers of The Home Depot.

Category management service provider Hamacher Resource Group, announced today that it has been certified to develop compliant planograms for suppliers of The Home Depot.

Waukesha, Wis.-based HRG is one of six companies certified to develop planograms for suppliers using JDA Space Planning software. The move comes after HRG described as "a rigorous certification process required by The Home Depot."

April 28, 2008

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November 18, 2007

Citing data from the National Association of Home Builders, one speaker explained that the green...