Hozelock pulls out of Glee to focus on new products

Hozelock initiated a series of new launches but has decided to withdraw from trade show Glee 2009.

New products for the hose company include a premium Pro Metal hose and tap fittings range, new hose carts and reel with improved display properties, seven Aqua-force filter and waterfall pumps with benchmarks and an automatic fish feeder.

Meanwhile, workforce management consultant Kronos has replaced a number of legacy systems at Hozelock to integrate workforce management with shop-floor data collection. The firm will now be able to reconcile payroll hours with production and will gain a "true cost of labour" associated with manufacturing operations.

Kronos will gain real-time data on hours worked, attendance, lateness and holidays.


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