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Sponsorship – ITS announce Freddie Lee Pickup Truck Racing support

Freddie Lee, 2014 British Champion and 2015 Super Pole Champion, has agreed a season long sponsorship deal with ITS. The agreement provides support for an exciting British racer as he competes in Pickup Truck Racing. Sponsorship of Freddie Lee is

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Newsletter 22/09/2015 | 3 for 2 on Ultex Screwdriver Bits

Every tradesmen out there needs bits… not as in ‘bits and bobs’ but screwdriver bits and with these Ultex Screwdriver Bit Pots, you wont be disappointed! PLUS they’re all 3 for 2 at the moment so jump on board the

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Newsletter 16/08/2015 | What Dewalt Cordless Drill is Right for You?

This week, we decided to throw a focus onto our range of Dewalt cordless drills… Hopefully our newsletter gave you just a sneaky peak of what each model has on offer to help you decide which is the right drill

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ITS Survey 2015 – Competition Winner!

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Last month we ran our annual ITS Survey to see what our customers thought about ITS, the brands we stock and life on site in general… Needless to say, our awesome customers (that’s you by the way) certainly rose to

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Newsletter 21/07/15 | Feel Hot? Look Cool with Summer Workwear

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Can you BELIEVE that we’ve actually seen the sun for more than a week so far this year? And it’s not even August! So it’s still super important to make sure that you have the right workwear for when you’re onsite, in

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Crazy Buildings: 8 times when the architect has gone too far…

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Architects… who’d have ‘em!? Well, like it or lump it, they’re an integral part of the construction site and although they can certainly throw some bumps on the road, on the whole they do a good job. BUT, there are

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Newsletter 12/07/2015 | Best Value 2 Piece Drill Kits

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With the coming of a brand-spanking-new catalogue at the start of the month, we felt it only right to highlight our best value 2 piece drill kit and let me tell you, there’s plenty of savings too be had! We’ve

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Newsletter 08/07/2015 | Makita 5704RK Circular Saw

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Our latest catalogue launched last week and with it brought a whole new bunch of great deals. Our frontpager this time is the Makita 5704RK 190mm Circular Saw at only £99.99! Not only is that a great value price but you

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MAKITA FACEBOOK COMPETITION WINNERS!

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Firstly, we’d like to say a big THANKS to everyone who got involved in our Facebook competition last week to win some Makita goodies – we’re blown away by the response! Many many people answered correctly that Makita was founded in

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See How Many Miles You Can Do with the Tilnar Cycle Challenge

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This June, ITS is supporting the Tilnar Cycle Challenge – a fantastic initiative that is a great way of challenging yourself whilst raising oodles of money for whichever charities you wish. But what is the cycle challenge? Set up by

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He’s no David Blaine but what this guy did was magic!

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This might well be the epitome of the phrase ‘too much time on your hands‘ but to be honest, if you gonna do something pointless, it might as well be cool. And this guy, Ben Cusick of the NightHawkInLight YouTube channel with his

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Newsletter | 20/05/2015 Check out the latest Trend…

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We’ve got a great selection of Trend products here at ITS… so much so that we decided to feature them in our latest newsletter! Although they’re known for their routing products, there’s many more to check out as you can

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Newsletter | 17/05/2015 – How about you add some Makita 18v Li-ion Tool bodies to your kit?

Everyone loves to add to an already badass tool kit so we’ve made it easy for all you Makita-heads out there with this selection of Makita bodies and bodies +1 battery options… As you can see, there’s something for everyone

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What this guy can do with a tape measure is unbelievable!

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Our 10% off all Stanley products promotion got me to thinking – what is Stanley most famous for? Well, utility knives are a good shout (after all, how many many people call them Stanley Knives), but I would say that

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Newsletter | 06/05/2015 “NEW Hitachi Power Tool Products – Ready For You!”

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Everyone loves new stuff don’t they? Thankfully, the power tool manufacturers of the world just love giving us new toys to play with on the jobsite and Hitachi Power Tools are no different! For our latest Newsletter, we showcase the

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Newsletter | 29/04/2015 Ultex Gazebos

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As we all know, the weather in this country can be – erm – unpredictable so when you out on a job and you need shelter from the elements it’s great to have a professional reliable solution… Step in Ultex

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Construction workers hijack the Olympic Stadium!

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As many of you will know, the Olympic Stadium in London is currently being renovated to make way for West Ham (for good or for bad) in 2016. However, a group of lads who are currently working on the site

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Newsletter | 26/04/2015 Power Tools for £99.99

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Everyone loves saving a few bob now and then, don’t they? And when you’re putting together your tool collection, it can turn into an expensive situation meaning it’s well worth investigating the best deals… WELL, look no further as we’ve

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Newsletter | 22/04/2015 – Makita Cordless Drills

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Here at ITS, we work hard to make it as easy as possible for you, our wonderful customers, to choice just the right tool for the job. So for our latest catalogue we decided to categorise our selection of Makita

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Man Demolishes Wall – You Wouldn’t Believe How He Does It

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So we’ve all demolished walls before, right? And it’s obvious that safety equipment is needed to get the job done. Afterall, bricks can be hard, heavy and – lo and behold – this can cause some right old damage. Who

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35 Deals 35 Days: a celebration of ITS’s history

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It’s not every day that we at ITS are able to stop and take stock of how far we’ve grown since our inception, however seeing as we’re 35 this year, we thought this would be as good a time as

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Power Tools Battle of the Brands, they think it’s all over… it is now!

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The heat was on for the top brands in our power tool Battle of the Brands… The staff here at ITS aren’t immune to the excitement of the World Cup starting in Brazil this week and we thought it’d be

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ITS TV Advert 2014

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Here you can see our advert filmed for Televsion in May 2014. The advert will be aired nationally from May, and features the song Agadoo by Black Lace, with the lyrics re-written by ITS ourselves.

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History of: Metabo Power Tools

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Metabo Power Tools Metabo is one of the oldest power tool manufacturers. More than 75 years old, Metabo has a long history of providing some of the most robust tools in the business. Founded in 1924 by Albrecht Schnizler and

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The Unexpected Visitor

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Some visitors are really hard to bear aren’t they?    

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Home Made Sword Saw

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Any of you that are after a cheap alternative to the Festool Sword Saw…

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Combi-Cob

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We had this image sent to us to highlight the many uses of a combi drill.

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Fantasy Football League 2013/14

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Think you’re the next Fergie? Think you know more about football than ITS and our suppliers? Then why not join our mini league and compete against us and the likes of DeWalt, Makita, Festool and many more!

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Bridge Caption Competition

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Our Facebook, Twitter and Google+ Followers set about coming up with some great captions for this photo of a bridge gone wrong!

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Hub Tub Workers

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Another Caption competition for our social followers, this time we see a genius at work!

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Is this the best or worst use of a power tool ever?

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Is this the best or worst use of a power tool ever?  

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Digger – Caption Competition

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It might be an obvious Photoshop job, but it still made us laugh!

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Crane Fail

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One more fantastic caption competition that had our Facebook, Twitter and Google+ followers coming up with over 200 captions… this was the one that made us laugh the most!

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Eye Catching Van!

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What do you think of this?!   We just saw the below photograph of a van in the USA online and thought it was very clever and eye catching. It made me think … does anyone have any funny or

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