Benchmark for Saint Gobain's Local Merchant Group

Manchester builders merchant Benchmark Building Suplies will join Saint Gobain's Loal Merchant Group, following its acquisition.

New guidance given on joinery for listed buildings and conservation areas

A series of fact sheets to boost knowledge of the correct joinery and timber products to be used in listed properties and conservation areas has been published by the British Woodworking Federation’s (BWF) Heritage and Conservation Joinery Group.
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Construction rebound continues with cost inflation caveat

The UK construction sector saw increases in business activity and incoming new work in November, although costs rose sharply at their fastest rate since April 2011.
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Graham customer scoops holiday prize

A customer of Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has won a £5,000 holiday in a promotion run by the merchant.
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Fiddies heads up BMF Young Merchant team

Catnic regional sales manager, Victoria Fiddies has been elected Chair of the Builders Merchants Federation's Young Merchants Group.
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AWMS wins award for ‘Best Product Launch’ at CMAs

Alumasc Water Management Systems (AWMS) has won the award for ‘Best Product Launch’ with Filcoten® at the recent Construction Marketing

Samac Atlas is the strong and versatile choice for concrete

As part of its extensive range of concrete and masonry fixings, Samac is launching the Atlas concrete anchor: a one piece, fast, efficient

Viessmann rewards installers with new commercial boiler promotion

Viessmann has launched a special promotion that will reward installers for purchasing Vitodens 200-W commercial boilers between now and the

Greenworks at Jewson Live 2016

Greenworks is inviting Jewson Live visitors to attend a guest speaker slot by Commercial Director Marcus Jefford & Martin Taylor from Local

Wienerberger’s new reclaimed style brick  

Wienerberger has added Olde Wells Rustica to its range of reclaimed style bricks. It has a distinctive white mortar coating applied to the
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Promoted technically at Russell Roof Tiles

Russell Roof Tiles has strengthened its technical department with a series of promotions. Mark Parsons and Adrian Ryding have been promoted

AKW wears new Crown

AKW, the manufacturer of accessible bathrooms, kitchens and mobility support solutions has appointed Andrew Crown to the role of Sales and

Mark Bradley gets new role at Stelrad

Mark Bradley has a new role at leading radiator manufacturer, Stelrad. Bradley joined the company as a Specification Business Development

International Timber welcomes trio of new starters to support company growth

Three new recruits will strengthen the sales team at International Timber, as the company undergoes a period of growth.

JTL appoint new head of marketing and communications

JTL, providers of training and apprenticeips in the electrical and plumbing sectors, has appointed its new head of marketing and

Jones takes on Fetim MD role

Fetim Group has appointed Mike Jones as managing director responsible for the UK.

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.

TrueCommerce's fully managed EDI service

TrueCommerce is not just a technology vendor - our real value offering is the service that we provide to our clients on a day-to-day basis by proactively monitoring and resolving issues, in many cases without having to involve our clients. TrueCommerce provides a fully managed, outsourced EDI service that connects trading partners, regardless of their location, technology preferences or level of IT sophistication.


Coventry & Manchester UK. (March 15th 2016)--- Jablite, the UK’s leading supplier of insulation products, has moved to OneTime, TrueCommerce’s fully managed EDI service, for a truly outsourced solution that removes the need for day-to-day involvement with EDI.


Coventry & Manchester UK. (11th August 2016)--- TrueCommerce, a global provider of EDI solutions, is pleased to announce that Marcrist, a European wide manufacturer of building tools has chosen TrueCommerce to deliver a fully outsourced Managed Service for its EDI requirements.

TrueCommerce's fully managed EDI service for the Building sector

TrueCommerce is widely regarded as a leading provider of EDI solutions to the Building Distribution sector. Many of the UK's leading merchants, including SGBD UK, Grafton Merchanting GB and Screwfix, effectively manage their supply chains using TrueCommerce's fully managed EDI service to trade with their suppliers.

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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 stone wool

Netwatch prevents premises crime

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

Easy Peasy by BA Clic Components!

BA Clic Components, want to you to ‘join the kitchen cabinet revolution' by showing you just how quick it is to construct the BA ClicBox