The Kbsa has begun 2023 with five new retail members, and one foundation member.
The retailers include Escapology Design in Gloucestershire; Holtams in Derbyshire; Mobalpa in Pinner, Nova Kitchen Designs based in Woking, Surrey; The Kitchen and Bath Co., Leeds and foundation Member Three River Kitchens & Interiors in Chelmsford.
Escapology Design are a family-run retailer offering kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms. Their range includes traditional and contemporary style kitchens, bathrooms and bedroom furniture fittings.
Holtams Kitchens and Bathrooms are a family-owned business with 30 years’ experience and an enviable local reputation for outstanding service.
Nova Kitchen Designs is an independent kitchen design studio with over 55 years of experience collectively in designing kitchens and kitchen installations. The NKD team has an established reputation for excellent customer care, forward-thinking designs and great attention to detail.
Mobalpa is part of the French-owned franchise that manufactures in the Alps and sells through a network of showrooms. Showroom owner Mohammed Yaqub was impressed with the range of benefits offered by Kbsa membership, in particular the substantial savings he will make on card processing fees with the Kbsa supplier.
The Kitchen & Bath Co. is an independent Kitchen and Bathroom showroom in Leeds. Owner Simon Davis has over 30 years’ experience in the industry, he works alongside his lead Interior Designer & business partner Hannah Hatt. They showcase a hand-picked selection of products from Europe’s leading manufacturers, focusing on quality and design.
Three River Kitchens & Interiors launched their beautiful new showroom in 2022, serving the whole of Essex. With over 60 years of experience in kitchens, interiors, furniture, and furnishings, they offer exquisite kitchen design and installation and can take on structural alterations, extensions or whole new builds as part of their exceptional service.
Retail and Corporate membership director Malcolm Scott said, “I am delighted to welcome our 5 new members and Foundation member to the Kbsa. This year will be a significant year for the Kbsa as we drive forward our ambitious plans to double our retail membership.
“Our 5-year plan includes a considerable investment to increase the profile of the Kbsa and improve member benefits to include payment guarantee schemes, national credit card deals and others that will enable retailers to operate more efficiently and profitably. “The support and business benefits that the Kbsa provides makes it a trusted partner for independent retailers as they negotiate the uncertain times that lie ahead”.