Futurebuild acquires Ecobuild from UBM

Futurebuild Events Ltd has announced that it has acquired Ecobuild from UBM.

Jewson supports cyclist in Giro d'Italia Challenge

Coventry-based veteran cyclist, Mick Ives, is set to ride the exact route of the 2017 Tour of Italy in a bid to raise vital funds for  Barnardo’s, Rainbow Children’s Hospice, Padraic Sweeney Kidney Research and Zoe’s Place Baby Hospice.
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Gibbs & Dandy raises employee pay above National Living Wage

Gibbs & Dandy has announced that it is increasing its minimum employee hourly rate of pay above that of the Government’s National Living Wage.
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Year of growth for builders merchants

Another strong set of results for the final quarter of 2016 completes a further year of growth in sales of building materials through UK builders merchants. The latest figures from the BMF’s Builders Merchants Building Index Q4 report show that generalist merchants generated annual revenues in excess of £5.44bn with sales value growth of 5.2% on 2015.
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Showcase event success for MKM Honiton

MKM’s Honiton branch has celebrated its half-year anniversary and launch of its new kitchen and bathroom showroom with a special open evening.
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JELD-WEN puts made to measure solutions at the heart of new campaign

JELD-WEN, the UK’s leading manufacturer of timber windows, doors, and stairs, is putting its range of Made to Measure products and

Freefoam launch online visualiser

Freefoam, manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announced the

10-Year guarantee on Grant VortexBlue is here to stay

Grant UK has announced that the industry leading 10-year guarantee on its award-winning VortexBlue oil fired boiler is continuing beyond

Northcot brick reigns Supreme at Brick Awards

Northcot Brick’s flagship project, the Newport Street Gallery, won the ‘Supreme Award’ - the highest accolade given by the Brick

Baxi extends market-leading warranties

Baxi customers continue to enjoy up to 10 years’ peace of mind, thanks to the boiler manufacturer extending its market-leading warranty
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BPT announces new boss

Birchwood Price Tools has unveiled Matt Hunt as its new Managing Director.

Vokèra appoint new Sales Director

Leading heating manufacturer, Vokèra, has strengthened its senior sales team with the appointment of Peter Diamant as Sales Director UK.

Vitra expands team

Jodie Sutherland has joined the marketing team at bathroom manufacturer Vitra. ...

Intergas appoints new Area Manager to boost sales team

Gary Sparrow has joined Intergas Heating this month as Area Manager responsible for Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire,

BLM British Lead makes new appointments

BLM has enhanced its external field team by appointing Hayley Cotterill as North West Area Manager and re-appointing David Gardner as South

WJ Group add new Commercial Manager

As the Hull based company continues to grow, WJ Group has appointed Neil Allison as Commercial Manager – a brand new role at the business,

Hydro StormTrain® Series of Surface Water Treatment Devices

Nature can often be the inspiration for best practice in simple and sustainable drainage design in the urban environment. By engineering in nature s way, The Hydro StormTrain Series delivers predictable, repeatable surface water treatment performance that can enhance or even improve on nature itself.


Urfic – European specialist manufacturers of decorative door furniture – are proud to introduce their new patented unique ‘EASY CLICK’ system, the ‘FAST’ and ‘EASY’ way to fit your handles

Unique internal coupling launched following market feedback

The Icon IC100P has been launched by coupling manufacturers Flexseal. It connects DN100/4” plastic & iron pipes via their internal surfaces so it solves tricky on-site issues, where pipes can’t be connected via their external surfaces.

Yale Takes Smart Step Forward

Yale continues to strengthen its Smart Living division with the appointment of a new member to the team.

Flexseal app now available to all online

Manufacturer Flexseal has now announced that its handy new app is available online, as well as through the Apple and Google app stores.

Medium-sized merchants in Health & Safety fines warning

Builders’ merchants are at increasing risk of significant Health and Safety fines following last year’s changed H&S guidelines, especially those

Rockwool takes customers back to its origins

ROCKWOOL has launched “Origins”, a new integrated marketing campaign which takes customers on a journey to explore the deeper benefits of

Netwatch prevents premises crime

Netwatch keeps an eye on premises, preventing crime rather than just recording it.