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Global Shading Day 2024

Global Shading Day 2024 is happening on the 21st of March (the first day of spring). This special event is something James Robertshaw is proud to be a part of.

James Robertshaw commits to a brighter, greener, and cleaner future

At James Robertshaw, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of sustainable energy efficiency for over 160 years. Our products have always been designed to support the natural regulation of heat within buildings, and our innovation team are constantly challenging themselves to come up with better, more efficient ways to help our customers save energy through weather protection.

James Robertshaw further invests in new machinery and personnel

2023 has seen many changes at James Robertshaw. To enhance the recently installed mezzanine floor at their Greater Manchester site (doubling their operational footprint), JR has further invested in several cutting-edge pieces of machinery.

The Hospitality Industry gathered – Northern Restaurant and Bar Show

The annual Northern Restaurant and Bar Show at Manchester Central held on 19-20th March 2019 brought together over 8000 trade-only visitors, to see 65 live demonstrations and talks from the region’s top chefs and proprietors and visit over 280 exhibitors, including James Robertshaw.

Brexit Statement

We would like to take this opportunity to update you on the current actions being undertaken by James Robertshaw as a result of the UK’s scheduled withdrawal from the European Union on March 29th 2019.

Interior Design Ideas: Dulux Colour of 2019 is released!

If you’re looking for interior design ideas to spruce up your living space or do a whole home overhaul as we depart from 2018 and head into the new year, you may want to take a look at this first. Dulux have released their colour of 2019 and it’s looking like a great one.

Come and see us at the BBSA Show!

This time comes around every few years, and blimey are we looking forward to it! The BBSA - The British Blind and Shutter Association – is running its exhibition for members of the association to showcase their products and service offerings. With a focus towards the trade, this year our show stand ...

Overheating and Overcoming it.

Despite the weather returning to normal - fortunately or unfortunately, however you see it - there is something big that we need to discuss: Overheating. While we may be comfortable in our homes now, I can guarantee many people were in major discomfort as the sun shone in through large windows in th ...

The Versatility of a Roller Blind in the home

Whilst we love letting the light into homes, offices and communal spaces, particularly with this delightful weather we’re having, there are of course times when the light needs keeping out. We love enjoying the longer days, but we shouldn’t have to sacrifice our nights! This is where the roller blin ...

Electric Patio Awnings: Simplify Your Home Life

With the rise of Artificially Intelligent devices turning our once non-smart (…stupid?) homes into smart homes, is there a better time than the present to look into the future?