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.

Farnham firm rewards long service by valued staff

Dedicated staff from the Farnham branch of groundwork and civil engineering materials supplier Rudridge have been recognised for their fifteen years’ combined service.
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Covers sponsors Alresford Town FC U13s

The Alresford branch of Covers Timber and Builders Merchants has agreed a sponsorship deal with Alresford Town FC U13s for the 2017/2018 season.
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The BLANCO team ‘wear it pink' for Breast Cancer Now

BLANCO went pink for Breast Cancer Now's ‘wear it pink' day, on the 20th October 2017.
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Primaflow’s Marie braves the shave for Macmillan Cancer Support

Last month, Marie Stonall from F & P, Primaflow and Connections took part in a hair-raising fundraising event, ‘braving the shave’ to raise more than £1,400 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
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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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Sentinel ushers in era of exceptional innovation with Gregg Cole appointment

International water treatment specialist, Sentinel, has appointed Gregg Cole to lead the company’s UK residential and commercial businesses

BPT welcomes new sales director Gary Hutchins

Birchwood Price Tools is pleased to announce the arrival of Gary Hutchins as its new Sales Director.

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.

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