BMJ launches new industry awards

A new industry-wide awards scheme has been launched today (October 13) by Datateam Business Media, publishers of Builders Merchants Journal.

Gaia Underfloor Heating sales representative reaches new heights for charity

Matthew Janney, sales representative for Gaia Underfloor Heating, has conquered the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro.
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NFB - Brexit: A good deal will help to tackle the skills shortage

Theresa May has promised that EU citizens living lawfully in the UK will be able to stay following Britain’s exit from the European Union.
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Ideal and Gledhill team raises £4,400 for Rainbows Hospice

The vital work of the Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People will receive a donation of £4,400, after an intrepid team from Ideal Boilers and Gledhill Cylinders conquered an epic endurance challenge.
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Keyline's South Wales branches raise £885 during charity golf day

Keyline’s South Wales branches raised a fantastic £885 for Prostate Cancer UK during their inaugural charity golf day held at Cottrell Park Golf Resort on Friday 15th September.
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New brick brochure from Imperial Bricks

Imperial Bricks’ 75-page product brochure, includes 15 new products, from imperial and metric-sized bricks, brick slips, pavers, ‘specials’

JG Speedfit in one room 

The underfloor Room Packs by JG Speedfit combine a pump, adjustable mixing valve, isolation valves and an auto switching thermostat in one

Gorilla Glue expands into a new category with the new Gorilla Sealant range!

Gorilla Glue extends their adhesive and tape expertise into sealants, with the launch of the NEW Gorilla Mould Resistant Sealant range,

It’s rocking, the new CEMEX brand, neogem

A new CEMEX brand of high performance aggregates, neogem has just been launched in the UK.

Heart Wood is Dulux’s colour of the Year

Paint brand Dulux has named its new shade Heart Wood as Collour of the Year 2018.
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New branch managers appointed for key Ridgeons branches in Cambridge

Branch managers responsible for key Ridgeons branches in Cambridge have been appointed as the company embarks on a series of major new

Plumbase appoints new managing director

National independent plumber’s merchant, Plumbase, has promoted Mark Bradley to the position of Managing Director.

Product development in focus with new Knauf Insulation appointment

Insulation manufacturer, Knauf Insulation, has appointed a new product manager to lead the development of its Glass Mineral Wool range.

TIMCO adds to customer team

Wholesale screws, fixings and power tools accessories supplier, TIMco,has announced five new appointments.

Lecico Bathrooms appoints Commercial Director

Lecico Bathrooms has appointed Tony Barnes as Commercial Director for the UK operation.

Richard Perkins returns to Keyline

Civils and drainage specialist merchant Keyline has announced that Richard Perkins has returned to the business as commercial director.

Border Invites you to its Annual User meetings

Northern User Meeting - 7th November 2017, Manchester       Midlands User Meeting - 8th November 2017, Market Harborough      South/West User Meeting - 9th November 2017, Cardiff For further information or to book a place:

Border Merchant Systems to offer merchant trading website

As part of its product offering, Border designs, develops and implements trading websites for its customers and integrates them with CounterAct.

CounterAct's latest release - 2017

CounterAct’s latest update offers complete Buying Control - now with new YouTube videos

Robert Price Builder's Merchant choose CounterAct

Border welcomes new customer – Robert Price Builders’ Merchants Ltd

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.

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Buildbase goes on film to promote industry to next generation

National builders’ merchant, Buildbase has collaborated with ITN Productions and the Chartered Institute of Builders (CIOB) to produce a four-minute

Armitage Shanks skips to the beat for 200th anniversary

Armiatge Shanks Beats video

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