Gibbs & Dandy Nottingham helps Alan Titchmarsh show come up smelling of roses

Gibbs & Dandy Nottingham has helped an ITV garden makeover show hosted by Alan Titchmarsh to transform outdoor spaces for an inspirational cause. 
23 August 2017

Grate Skills: ACO to compete at Bear Grylls Survival Challenge

A team of adventurous employees from surface water management experts, ACO, are participating in the Bear Grylls Survival Challenge in London, on 30th September 2017. 
23 August 2017

NBG choose Atkinson & Kirby timber flooring in growth plan

The National Buying Group, the UK’s premier buying group for independent builders’ merchants has signed an agreement with Atkinson & Kirby for the supply of solid and engineered timber flooring, which started in July 2017. 
23 August 2017

Kellaway Building Supplies moves to Bedminster

Independent builders merchant Kellaway Building Supplies has relocated its branch at Ashton to a new larger site in Bedminster,


23 August 2017

North East NFB members support apprentices for career in construction

The current skills shortage is one of the biggest challenges facing the construction industry today, as the sector continues to struggle in meeting the demand for skilled professionals. 
22 August 2017

Parker break charity record

This years fourth Annual Parker Building Supplies Charity Golf Day, trade morning and celebratory dinner, has matched last year’s record breaking sum and raised an amazing £25,000 in aid of their partner charity, Teenage Cancer Trust. 
21 August 2017

National Home Security Month: Giving merchants the tools to secure Britain's homes

This October, National Home Security Month (NHSM) is returning for its fifth consecutive year, highlighting the importance of home security to British consumers nationwide. 
21 August 2017

Wood technology students celebrate success

Eight of nine successful TFT Woodexperts’ students from major timber merchant James Latham plc received their Level 4 Certificates in Wood Science & Technology in a special ceremony held at Leicestershire County Cricket Club on 31st July. 
21 August 2017

Tim Rowbottom elected to BMF Board

Tim Rowbottom of Collier & Catchpole Ltd has been elected to the Board of the Builders Merchants Federation with effect from 1st September 2017. He replaces Kevin Fenlon of RGB who stepped down due to work commitments having served a three-year term of office. 
21 August 2017

UK builders merchant sales show resilience

Sales for UK builders merchants remained positive during the second quarter of 2017, according to the latest data from the BMF’s Builders Merchants Building Index. 
21 August 2017

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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.