Independent builders merchant buying group IBC is celebrating signing up its 150th merchant member.
The group has been trading for four years and signed up Builder Store Ltd as a member, taking it to 150 members.
Builder Store sales director Alistair Biggar said “We are thrilled to be IBC’s 150th member. In the short time we have been members we have already started to see the benefits of being an IBC member. We look forward to working closely with IBC and their approved suppliers.”
Vick Patel founder & managing director of IBC said: “Reaching this landmark is particularly important to us. As IBC evolved it has enabled us to create a unique trading platform for both our members and suppliers.”
John Brett, IBC’s sales director said: “We are thrilled to have achieved this milestone. I think it’s a real testament that IBC’s new innovative concept in our industry can work and be so successful. The support and direction from both NMBS and Unimer is greatly appreciated and we would like to thank them both. We look forward to continuing our strong relationship with these well established societies in the coming years.”