Blackcat and Standard Fireworks Blog
Here at Standard Fireworks we have been supplying fireworks to the UK market since 1891 and have a wealth of experience within the UK consumer firework market and partnerships with the UK's key retailers. From our head office in Huddersfield we co-ordinate the sales, marketing, sourcing, distribution of fireworks to the retail and professional trades. From 1998 Standard has been part of the Black Cat international brand.
January 5th, 2011
Time posted: 15:35
No VAT increase on our fireworks online!
January 4th 2011 saw an increase of VAT from 17.5% to 20%, estimated to cost every household in the UK a whopping ÂŁ389 more a year! Prices have affected everything from our food to our fuel but the one thing they havenât affected is ourÂ online fireworks. Weâve taken the VAT price pinch so you donât have to, meaning, continued great value, qualityfireworksÂ to buy from ourÂ online firework shop! Read the rest of this entry »
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January 11th, 2010
Time posted: 12:24
Sales soar for special occasions
Over the last year, Standard and Black Cat Fireworks have seen a sharp increase in sales for birthdays, parties, weddings, bank holidays, religious festivals and events such as the World Cup. Market trends show that staying in is the new going out and people are choosing to celebrate at home, making it a party to remember with fantastic fireworks. In response to this trend, weâve made it easier for people to pick which fireworks to buy for a celebration, by introducing âoccasionsâ categories on our website, providing recommendations at various price points. Read the rest of this entry »
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