BMF launches new leadership development programme

Talent Development is the BMF’s new leadership and team development programme to help builders’ merchants to grow existing and future leaders. 
23 March 2017

New induction programme launched by Champion Timber

A new six-week induction programme launched by Champion Timber has been designed to give new employees a great entry into the industry. Not only will it give new recruits the product knowledge needed, but will teach them about the milling, sourcing and sustainability of the Scandinavian timber supplied by Champion. 
22 March 2017

Geberit Group expanded logistics centre begins operation

Enabling customer orders to be fulfilled with maximum efficiency, the Geberit Group has expanded the capacity of its logistics centre in the southern German town of Pfullendorf, investing around 40 million Euros in its storage, order picking and dispatch operation. 
22 March 2017

Good Reddance to Cowal

Cowal Building & Plumbing Supplies has bought Reddance Building Supplies in Dalry in Ayrshire, strengthening it's position in Western Scotland.


22 March 2017

Bradfords Building Supplies acquire Crockers

Bradfords Building Supplies has announced the acquisition of Crockers, a highly respected general builders’ merchant operating from one branch in Dawlish, South Devon. 
21 March 2017

Redland backs young blood with support for roofing students

Redland is investing in the future of the pitched roofing sector with the launch of a pioneering programme to support young roofing students. 
21 March 2017

Redland are searching for their Apprentice of the Year

Redland is launching a competition to find the 2017 Redland Apprentice of the Year. The newly launched competition is open to all roofing apprentices who are currently enrolled with one of Redland’s participating colleges or training groups within the company’s Young Redland Roofer student support programme*. 
21 March 2017

Ambitious plans on track for Selco

Selco Builders Warehouse is firmly on course to meet its ambitious expansion plan of doubling the size of its business in five years. 
20 March 2017

Baxi to open two new training centres

Baxi is aiming to build on its reputation for being top of the class when it comes to training by opening two new facilities in 2017. 
20 March 2017

Berhams Plumbing Supplies becomes member 141 for The IPG

Berhams Plumbing Supplies has joined The IPG, making it member 141 for the fast-growing independent buying group. 
20 March 2017

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.