Matt Compton

Female tradespeople find buying workwear difficult

Most female tradespeople say buying workwear is difficult due to poor sizing and lack of available sizes, according to a snapshot poll. Screwfix has carried out a sample survey with 40 female tradespeople to uncover the challenges they face when buying clothing for their job. More than eight in ten said buying workwear is difficult, […]

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Refurbished and sustainable products are the future – Matt Compton Q&A

At Screwfix Live 2023, Installer spoke to Matt Compton – Commercial Director & Sustainability lead at Screwfix – about recent industry trends, the push towards sustainability, and how the latest Screwfix innovations are making life easier for tradespeople: Q: Last year you told us about the refurbished products that Screwfix is offering. How has that […]

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A focus on sustainability at Screwfix LIVE 2023

Screwfix LIVE’s doors open 22–24 September, where the omnichannel retailer will be celebrating the 10th year of its biggest event with its customers. During Screwfix LIVE, sustainability will be given specific focus, with a dedicated sustainability stand and refurb shop where customers can learn more about Screwfix’s programme of keeping tools in use for longer. The […]

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Big Interview – Matt Compton, Commercial Director at Screwfix

Screwfix Live returned to the Farnborough exhibition centre in September 2022, its first in-person event since the COVID pandemic. Installer caught up with Matt Compton, Commercial Director at Screwfix, to talk about the show, the Screwfix Top Tradesperson Awards, and what key trends will affect installers going into the heating season. Q: How good is […]

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