Product News – June 2021


To elevate hygiene practices for the reopening, we are pleased to announce the launch of Microban 24 Professional, a new disinfectant brand, which offers unrivalled protection against bacteria. The new product range initially kills 99.9% of bacteria and enveloped viruses, including SARS-CoV-2, and keeps killing 99.9% of bacteria for up to 24 hours, even after multiple touches*. The science behind Microban 24 Professional is a powerful technology that combines active antibacterial ingredients to create multi-layered protection on surfaces. As a result, the antibacterial actives stay on the surface for up to 24 hours, they keep killing bacteria, even with multiple contacts throughout the day. As restaurants and hotels reopen their doors to welcome guests back, stopping the spread of bacteria through touch is a priority for businesses. Microban 24 Professional’s disinfectant range is designed to maintain powerful bacteria protection that lives on, helping to keep you, your staff, and consumers safe.*When used as directed, Microban 24 kills 99.9% of bacteria, tested in accordance to European norms EN13697 and EN1276 in 5 minutes contact time, and kills 99.9% of enveloped viruses, tested in accordance to European norm EN16777 in 5 minutes contact time. SARS-CoV-2 tested in accordance to European norm EN14476 in 5 minutes contact time. When used as directed Microban 24 kills 99.9% of bacteria for up to 24 hours, tested in accordance to BSI PAS2424. Microban 24 does not provide 24-hour residual virus protection. Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use.

SMARTair ® from Mul-T-Lock

Security expert Mul-T-Lock is offering a tailored access control solution to all hotel, holiday park and short-break property owners. SMARTair® is an access control system offering an intelligent, yet simple, step up from keys. For hotels and home rental properties in particular, SMARTair® will replace keys with a wireless locking system operated by smartcards and smartphones when used in conjunction with Mul-T-Lock’s Openow™ app. With SMARTair®, lost cards can be cancelled, and replacement cards reprogrammed for increased security. By utilising the Openow™ app, you can instantly send, revoke or update virtual keys from the designated SMARTair® software or web browser, allowing guests to access properties and rooms via their smartphone. Openow™ also makes it easy to organise virtual keys inside the app, check how long they are valid, and protect them further with an individual PIN. To learn more about Mul-T-Lock’s SMARTair® access control system and Openow™ app, please call 01902 364200, email or visit

Love Maps On

Create the Wow Factor with a stunning wallmap of your area. Present-day and Vintage Ordnance Survey Maps of any area on made-to-measure wallpapers, canvases, ceramic tiles, glass splash-backs and much more. Allow your guests to truly discover the local landscape. An amazing addition to any Guest House or Hotel. Our products are designed to bring colour and flair to bedrooms, bathrooms, hallways, foyers and function rooms. Whatever the colour scheme or style, you’ll find a contemporary, historical or art map to complement it. Our maps range from World Maps, Designer Maps, Antique Maps, Art Maps, Globes and Text Art Maps to Personalised Maps from Ordnance Survey and Personalised Vintage maps. Our online map store gives you fast and easy access to a whole world of wonderful maps at affordable prices. Visit

Why your guests might thank you for upgrading your property management

With summer travellers eager to make up for lost time and enjoy some recreation, it’s important to provide a premier guest experience. It’s difficult to get this right when too much time is spent on administration, juggling different elements, and manual data entry. If you could automate the majority of your daily operations, you’d have more time and resources to spend on ensuring a guest’s stay at your property is perfect. With B&B management software it’s not only possible, but simple, to take all the stress out of managing your reservations, checkins, guest communications, housekeeping, and more. Simply use the software to take care of your everyday tasks in one place, with your desired changes updating automatically. When your guests realise how much they’re being pampered, they’ll be sure to thank you by leaving faultless reviews! Interested in B&B software? Go to this link to find out more:

Branding Spa

The Branding Spa is a digital content agency for hotels, destinations and beyond. We complement your in-house marketing activities by supporting you to build a solid digital presence and reach 1000’s of potential guests and clientele online. Let us help build you an effective social media strategy, create engaging content that connects and put a strategic ad plan into place to help you stand out from the competition. Together we can upgrade your digital presence. Get in touch for a free consultation and let’s discuss how we can work alongside your team to guide you through our process and watch your online bookings grow –

Adrian Flux

If you run a B&B you’ll know how important it is to cater to your guest’s individual needs. At Adrian Flux we take a similar view to customer service and offer truly bespoke insurance packages to B&B business owners. In fact, Adrian Flux is one of the UK’s leading specialist home insurance brokers offering a full range of B&B business insurance options. Whether your B&B is a palatial penthouse, magnificent mansion, or quaint country cottage, Adrian Flux will tailor your insurance cover to match your B&B business and its very unique needs. We can offer versatile, comprehensive and economical B&B insurance cover which can include:

• Domestic assistance helpline

• Discounts for alarms and security locks

• Discount when you take combined buildings and contents cover

• “Old for new” replacement cover as standard

• Options for accidental damage cover

Call 0800 085 5000 to find out more or get a quote.


From the heart of Scotland comes a beautiful range of products in distinctive, refillable packaging. Siabann – Gaelic for soap – is created & made by soapmaker Fiona Ritchie. The Juniper & Lime range is the perfect choice for ethical & natural products that don’t cost a fortune, look beautiful and work like a dream. Each product evokes the beautiful Scottish landscape and is hand-blended in small batches to ensure the highest quality. The vegan friendly products are fragranced with a blend of essential oils and tested on family and friends, never animals. The Juniper & Lime range is fresh, gentle and loved by both men and women. The range includes Organic Handwash, Hand lotion, Shampoo, Conditioner & Body wash. All available in 250ml bottles and 2.5/5 litre refills. The products are also available in 100ml sizes! Contact Fiona if you would like to sample the range:

ISEKI Mowers

The SXG Range from ISEKI is the unmistakable, high quality, ride on cut and collection mowers, with the ability to perform even in wet conditions. This is all thanks to the perfectly designed 40” to 54” centre discharge mower decks with straight through chutes to avoid blockages, allowing you to work without the weather restricting you. Ranging from 13.5hp up to 21hp these powerful diesel engine mowers are perfect for mowing anything from a large lawn right up to estates and gardens, leaving a superior finish every time. With a choice of high or low tip collectors the grass clippings can be disposed of easily and tidily, whilst the large collectors hold up to 600 litres to avoid countless trips to empty. Designed, engineered and built in Japan to offer the most comfortable, reliable, high quality diesel mower on the market for the most demanding of users. Visit to watch a demonstration.