November 16, 2017

Global DIY market worth €567 billion

In 2016, the DIY/home improvement world market turnover reached €567 billion, an increase of 3.8% compared to last year. North America and Europe combined to represent […]
November 15, 2017

New research debunks myths around DIY and gender

DIY is no longer the overwhelmingly male preserve most people have assumed it to be. New research carried out by HAI reveals that almost as many […]
November 8, 2017

BUDMA – Poznan International Fair, Poland

From 30th January to 2nd February 2018 inclusive, the Poznan International Fair will take place in Poznan, Poland. 800 exhibitors from 43 countries gather together under […]
November 2, 2017

Business Index Q3 results show cross-regional highs

Total member revenue for Quarter 3 2017 is up an impressive 15% on the same period for 2016. The Q3 year-on-year rise is largely evenly distributed […]
October 11, 2017

Budget 2018 highlights

Minister for Finance & Public Expenditure, Pascal Donohoe announced his first Budget this afternoon. He noted that “Commencement notices for new housing are up 47%,” and commented […]
October 4, 2017

Topline appears in Customer Experience Top 100 Report 2017

HAI member Topline, one of the leading Builders Merchant and DIY Buying Groups in our sector, has appeared in The CX Company’s Top 100 Customer Experience (CX) Champions list […]
September 4, 2017

Innovation in Construction Event

Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateways invites you to the Innovation in Construction event on the 14th September in the Carlton Airport Hotel Dublin from 9.30am –1.30pm. The theme of this event is focused on innovation within the […]
September 4, 2017

Construction Safety Week dates announced

Construction Safety Week will take place this year from the 23rd to the 27th October. HAI and the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) encourage all to get involved […]
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