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Polypipe Civils & Green Urbanisation hits H&S high at Loughborough and Horncastle
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Integrated water management, green asset and network systems solutions supplier Polypipe Civils & Green Urbanisation  has been awarded the ISO 45001 accreditation at its Loughborough and Horncastle sites, for high standards of occupational health and safety throughout the business. As part of the application process, the business developed and implemented a management system framework, which […]

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Grant & Stone buys RGB Building Supplies
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Buckinghamshire-based Grant & Stone has created the largest independent builders’ merchant group in southern England with the purchase of RGB Building Supplies, based in the West Country. The group will have 74 branches stretching from West London to Cornwall, with over 1,000 employees and revenues approaching £250m. RGB’s Chief Executive, Kevin Fenlon, will continue to […]

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Going PRO with ClassicBond EPDM from Flex-R
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Flex-R has expanded their popular range of ClassicBond roofing systems with the launch of the new ClassicBond PRO EPDM. The single ply features a fleece reinforced layer to provide 180% greater tear resistance, no shrinkage and 40% greater puncture resistance when compared to standard EPDM membranes. Available exclusively through Specialist Roofing Merchants, ClassicBond PRO has […]

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Builders merchants sales continue rising to end of 2020
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Builders merchants’ sales continued to bounce back from the April lockdown through the final quarter of 2020, figures published today (25 February 2021) in the BMF’s Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) confirm. A strong performance in Q3 saw sales returning to near normal levels and the continuing positive trend took total builders’ merchants’ sales growth  […]

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Wolseley Plumb and Parts joins up with Gas App and Plumb App.
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Specialist lightside merchant Wolseley Plumb and Parts has partnered with Gas App and Plumb App to bring in-app improvements, exclusive member deals, and tailored information about events and services at their local Wolseley Plumb & Parts branches. Wolseley Plumb & Parts initially announced its headline sponsorship package with Gas App in January 2020. Both apps […]

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Kerridge CS welcomes Tim Bennett as Partner Alliances Manager
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Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) has appointed Tim Bennett as its Partner Alliances Manager, where he will be responsible for accelerating relationships with key partners across the KCS group. Bringing over 20 years of experience to the role, Tim has successfully executed alliance and channel partner strategies for several large software companies in the ERP, accounting […]

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Keystone Lintels picks up Buildbase Supplier of the Year award
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Steel lintel manufacturer Keystone Lintels has won the ‘Supplier of the Year’ award from builders merchant Buildbase for 2020. The award follows on from the company’s allocade as Southern Division Supplier of the Year for 2019. Keystone Lintels’ sales director David Grace, said: “This is a great celebration of the robust and engaging partnership between […]

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