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Author: Richard Gyde Created: Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Observations about Mila Hardware and our industry

Last weekend we entered the Chinese Year of the Snake - or ‘She’ as it is apparently called - so I’d like to send my very best wishes to all Mila’s colleagues, friends and suppliers in China.

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10 of the 15 riders taking part in this Summer’s GM Fundraising Hope 66 bike ride in the US met up at the weekend for a very cold and very windy training run.

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Plans are coming together nicely for the Mila stand at the FIT show.  We signed up as Launch Partners at the very beginning and as a Diamond exhibitor we’ve got a great position - right at the front of Hall 2 - and a reasonably big stand which will give us plenty of room to show off all the new products we’ve got planned.

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It’s taken me a while to get to grips with Twitter but now that I have I’m a dedicated convert.

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Happy New Year everyone!  This is already my second week back but I know a lot of fabricators took advantage of a fairly quiet time to have a few extra days off and make this the first working week of 2013.

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This is my last post of 2012 and I’d like to take the opportunity to wish all our customers and colleagues a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and hopefully prosperous New Year.

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We all had a great night at the G12 Awards on Friday night.  The venue at the Hilton Park Lane was fantastic and the organisation was very slick making it a really glitzy event.  I felt proud to be part of this industry and it certainly reflected really well on all those companies who sponsored the event, were shortlisted for awards or who just booked a table and helped to make it a real success.

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My twin brother Robert Gyde has today completed 30 years service with the business, which is a fantastic achievement and I’d like to use this blog to personally thank him for three decades of dedication and commitment to Mila. 

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Great news that Mila has been shortlisted again in the Component Supplier of the Year category at next month’s G12 awards.

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I was at the official launch of the 2013 GM Fundraising cycling challenge recently at the Manchester Velodrome.

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