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TIMCO launches recruitment drive


TIMCO has launched a recruitment drive to encourage recruits to join its rapidly growing business and expanding warehouse.     During the pandemic the company experienced a surge in demand for its now 7,000 products, driven by home improvements, the buoyant housing market, direct to site delivery and new infrastructure …

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TG Lynes supports local community with £15K boost

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Enfield-based charities, community groups, clubs and sports teams are being given their chance to secure a helping hand through a share of a £15,000 community fund. TG Lynes has launched its Helping Hands campaign to help good causes make improvements to their facilities. Groups close to TG Lynes’ Enfield headquarters …

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Marley launches ‘Safe in the Sun’ campaign

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Marley, the UK’s leading roof system manufacturer, has launched its annual ‘Safe in the Sun’ campaign to urge roofers to protect their skin from the damaging rays whilst working outside this summer. Daniel Redfern, marketing manager at Marley, said: “The skin is the body’s first defence against aggressors, including the …

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Ibstock plc wins Manufacturer of the Year award

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Ibstock plc has been crowned winner of the Manufacturer of the Year award at the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards. The category recognises organisations that are pioneering green manufacturing, best practices and principles. Now in their 12th year, the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards – co-ordinated by the leading green economy publication BusinessGreen – …

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BMF Membership reaches 37-year high

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Membership of the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has grown by 12% in the past 12 months to reach a 37-year high. Total membership now stands at 850, a figure last achieved in 1985, with the highest number of merchant members (444) since 1994. The BMF holds a pivotal role within …

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Scotland’s largest landscaping display launched by former PM

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A Scottish building materials supplier opened of one of the country’s largest hard landscaping displays by former Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Cartmore Building Supply Co Ltd (Cartmore), a company in the Purvis Group – the largest local employer in Fife – has opened a new 1,000 square-metre area in Lochgelly …

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CCF relocates Edinburgh branch

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Interior building products distributor, CCF has moved its Edinburgh branch to a new location to satisfy construction demand. The CCF Edinburgh branch has relocated to a new site twice the size of its previous location. The warehouse will house a range of insulation, fire protection, ceilings & dry lining solutions. …

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Intact iQ partners with NBG

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Intact iQ has partnered with the National Buying Group (NBG). The new partnership will see Intact iQ awarded a service agreement that offers NBG partners access to a competitive pricing structure. It is designed to support members as they look to invest in a progressive software solution that will enable …

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Leyland SDM backs Happy Feet community art project

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A London artist is bringing local communities together by creating huge pieces of art through painting and dance – in partnership with Leyland SDM.       Sol Golden Sato is taking his Happy Feet public art project to estates across London, encouraging children to get creative by removing their …

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Keystone Lintels launches movie-themed marketing campaign

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Following the success of its inaugural movie-themed marketing campaign, which ended in June 2021, Keystone Lintels has launched ‘Movies from Home 2’ and is anticipating it to deliver high-value sales for its merchant customers from local building projects. Running until March 2023, Keystone’s ‘Movies from Home 2’ campaign, has like …

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