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Iconic brands Thomas Crapper & Co and Trojan Baths join the BMA

Two iconic bathroom brands, Thomas Crapper & Co. and Trojan Baths, have joined the Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA), adding to its impressive membership roster. Both brands, owned by Hartford Holdings, based in Huddersfield, UK, bring a wealth of heritage, innovation, and commitment to quality to the association.

Thomas Crapper & Co. holds a prestigious place in the history of bathroom manufacturing. Established in 1861 at Marlborough Cottages, Chelsea, the brand has become synonymous with excellence and craftsmanship. With a commitment to quality that has garnered them several Royal Warrants, Thomas Crapper & Co. creates products responsibly, with a low carbon footprint, sourcing materials from suppliers close to their home in Yorkshire, England.

Trojan Baths, founded in 1975, has grown into one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of acrylic baths. Renowned for its high-quality products, Trojan continually invests in new designs, technology, and manufacturing processes to thrive in a fiercely competitive global market. Trojan Baths offers six diverse ranges that cater to all bathing requirements, ensuring customer satisfaction and comfort.

Commenting on the addition of these iconic brands to the BMA, Tom Reynolds, Chief Executive of the BMA, expressed his warm welcome, stating, “We are thrilled to welcome Thomas Crapper & Co. and Trojan Baths to the BMA family. Both brands bring our association a rich history of innovation, quality, and sustainability. Their membership strengthens our voice for bathroom manufacturing and underscores our commitment to excellence in the industry.”

Adam Mosley, Director of Thomas Crapper, highlighted the brand’s commitment to engaging with the BMA to further its mission. He stated, “As a brand deeply rooted in tradition yet committed to innovation, we are excited to collaborate with the BMA to drive forward standards and sustainability in bathroom manufacturing. Our heritage combined with the BMA’s expertise will undoubtedly lead to positive advancements for the industry.”

Paul Dwyer, Managing Director of Thomas Crapper, emphasised the company’s dedication to delivering excellence through their BMA membership. He remarked, “Joining the BMA aligns with our commitment to excellence and innovation. We look forward to leveraging the resources and expertise of the BMA to enhance our products further and contribute to the advancement of the bathroom manufacturing sector.”

David Mosley, Managing Director of Trojan, shared his vision for the partnership: “As a member of the BMA, Trojan aims to contribute to the industry by fostering innovation, sustainability, and excellence. We are excited about the opportunities for collaboration and growth that our membership will bring.”

The inclusion of Thomas Crapper & Co. and Trojan Baths into the BMA marks a significant milestone for the association, solidifying its position as a leading voice in the global bathroom manufacturing industry.

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