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Progressive Housewares is the trade bible for everyone who is anyone in housewares. Independent cookshops and housewares retailers, multiples, department stores, supermarkets, multi channel retailers, suppliers, manufacturers, designers, agents - all are avid readers. PH is published by Max Publishing - part of the Max Media Group, owned and operated by it's directors Rob Willis, Warren Lomax, Jakki Brown and Ian Hyder.

What gives Progressive Housewares its edge?

Comprehensive housewares news covering everything from hard-hitting issues to uplifting human-interest stories and inspiring initiatives; Extensively researched market focus editorials examining key and emerging housewares sectors; Comments and views on hot topicsfrom industry experts and retailers from across the housewares spectrum;Insightful and entertaining retailer articles, plus our ‘What’s Cooking’ retailers’ bestsellers; Interviews with industry leaders and celebrities; Stylishly produced product focus and ‘What’s new’ pages; Dedicated news and views pages for our industry associations: bira and BHETA; Stunning magazine design, unsurpassed print quality and an easy to read format that you can dip into or study, anytime and anywhere.

The Numbers

Progressive Housewares has a carefully targeted circulation of 3,500.

This includes virtually every independent cookshop in the UK, as well as the Cookware and Housewares buyers from all the multiples, varietal chains, supermarkets, garden centres and department stores.

There are few trade magazines as well regarded, or as well read, within their market as Progressive Housewares. But don't just take our word for it. Ask any quality housewares retailer and they will confirm that we are the industry's favourite read.

We think that even a cursory comparison with any other magazine in the market and you will see why!

The Awards

Dedicated awards for the UK housewares industry since 2000.

The Excellence in Housewares Awards are organised by Progressive Housewares.

The Excellence in Housewares Awards include categories for new and iconic products, top retailers, suppliers and ultimate industry achievers. The Excellence in Housewares Awards event brings together the entire industry for a night of celebration.
For details on the event plus award categories; how to enter or nominate products; vote for top retailers; self nominate your shop or best employee; or nominate an industry leader for the honorary achievement award, please go to the Excellence in Housewares Awards website.

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