TP promotion pays dividends

Published:  07 July, 2009

NORTHAMPTON: Travis Perkins has gained extensive local press coverage for its rainwater harvesting product campaign.

Local newspapers and web sites across the UK have carried stories highlighting ways of dealing with a likely summer hosepipe ban and promoting the merchant as a stockist of relevant products.

The proposed Flood and Water Management Bill is expected to impose even tighter hosepipe restrictions during summer months, extending beyond watering plants and washing cars to filling bird baths and fountains.

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