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BMF P&H Spring Forum to be held on-line
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The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) will be holding its first virtual Forum in May.  The Spring Plumbing & Heating Forum, which was due to be held at Installer2020, will now be delivered as part of InstallerFESTIVAL – a virtual industry gathering being organised by Installer from May 11-15, 2020. The digital event will replicate the […]

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Builders merchants are “essential service providers” says BEIS
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During yesterday’s (March 24) Construction Leadership Council Taskforce briefing with BEIS, the Builders Merchants Federation requested and received clarification on builders’ merchants’ operational status following the additional restrictions announced last night by the Government. Builders merchants are essential service providers, the Government has agreed. This confirmed that merchants are a vital part of the construction […]

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Myers Group invests £200,000 in security upgrade at 19 sites across Yorkshire
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Myers Group, the Yorkshire-based supplier of construction materials, has invested £200,000 in the install of artificial-intelligence (AI)-enabled CCTV systems across its sites, as part of the group’s ongoing efforts to upgrade security and boost profits. The technology – designed, installed and maintained by Huddersfield-based Centurion Fire & Security Ltd – now oversees operations at Myers Group’s 19 builders’ merchant […]

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40 prizes to mark 40 years of Polypipe
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Polypipe Building Products is giving away 40 prizes to tradespeople and merchants as part of its 40th-anniversary celebrations. Polypipe, the UK’s leading manufacturer of above and below ground drainage and plastic plumbing systems, has 40 Virgin Experience Day vouchers to give away to customers who follow them on social media. These vouchers can be exchanged for everything from […]

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Builders’ merchants unite to support those during COVID-19 crisis
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Members of the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) across the UK have joined forces to offer a united front in response to the COVOID-19 crisis. ‘Trades Against The Virus’ has been set-up to give tradespeople a recognised route to support vulnerable people in need, using the extensive merchant network to help replenish stocks in food banks […]

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Heating Installer Awards announces 2020 regional winners and finalists
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The Heating Installer Awards has announced its 2020 regional winners as well as the finalists for its first-ever Rising Star and Most Sustainable Installer categories. Below are those who have been chosen: Yorkshire – Grant Gundelfinger from Mayfly Group Ltd Midlands – Daljit Singh Rasouda from Heat Mania – Dynamic Heating Solutions Wales and Northern […]

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Border has announced its latest CounterAct Software upgrade
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Border Merchant Systems is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of software dedicated to timber, roofing, plumbing, ironmongers and builder merchants. Border has announced the release of the very latest developments to its powerful integrated CounterAct Software. CounterAct is one of the most user-friendly software systems available in the market today. The latest CounterAct releases […]

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