Worksop-based garden buildings manufacturer Kybotech has appointed a new director to head up the company’s buying team.

Catherine Lyons has joined the company from discount warehouse JTF, where she gained eight years of experience as Director of Buying.

She also spent three years as Head of Buying and Merchandising for home shopping channels at Ideal Shopping Direct, with additional responsibility for quality assurance.

Leading product buying at Kybotech, which trades online as popular brands and, Catherine’s appointment was confirmed in April after three months of working as a consultant to the business.