Gifts Today magazine

Bolsius adds experience to UK team

Bolsius International ( has announced the appointment of Richard Wood, as Sales Director UK & Ireland, Bolsius UK. He will head the sales department from 1 March.

Most recently as Sales & Marketing Director at Wax Lyrical, Richard was part of the team that led the transition of Colony Candles to Wax Lyrical, which today is a well-known player in the Home Fragrance category.

With more than 20 years experience in the giftware, homeware and home fragrance markets, Richard brings with him vast experience and a wealth of personal relationships made from conducting business across a broad array of retailers.

Using his vast experience, Bolsius envisages that Richard will be well positioned to contribute to accelerating the growth of the company’s activities in the UK and Ireland.

Bolsius UK is part of the Bolsius International Group, the European market-leader in the candle category. The Bolsius brand holds strong positions within the mass-market, retail and catering channels.

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