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BMF details its support of the Get Britain Building 2020 delivery plan

In association with the Modern Masonry Alliance, Federation of Master Builders and Home Builders Federation, the Builders Merchants Federation continues to drive the Get Britain Building campaign. The recent launch of the Get Britain Building 2020 delivery plan outlines the opportunities for jobs and growth which a focus on building and construction can provide.


BMF MD John Newcomb said: “With the next General Election less than a year away, we have a real opportunity to win cross party support for a coherent construction policy to deliver jobs, economic growth and better homes through a balanced and sustainable recovery.

“The BMF will be at the major party conferences this autumn to put forward the campaigning messages from our own BMF policy manifesto, and from the… + Read more

LBS investing in the environment and customer service

LBS Builders Merchants is amongst the first in the UK to welcome the latest generation of Euro VI diesel engines to its fleet.

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Twice as big as McDonalds and 3 times bigger than Starbucks — NMBS hits 3000 branch milestone

NMBS now has over 3000 member branches within the UK, which is more than any National Merchant, twice as many as McDonalds and three times as many as Starbucks.

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Crystal joins NMBS to help merchants sell

Crystal Direct is now an NMBS supplier, having signed a contract with NMBS to make it easy for merchants to sell PVC-U windows.

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Carl Kammerling International goes to XTra lengths with new range

Carl Kammerling has launched a brand new series of professional tape measures, the C.K XT Tape Measure and the C.K AT Auto Lock Tape Measure.

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Untapped customers ready and waiting, says loyalty specialist

Builders’ merchants are missing out on a significant profit boost if they don’t use loyalty schemes to target customers, says loyalty specialist Ikano Insight’s Senior Consultant Barry Smith.

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