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New Timber Buying Group aims to deliver better buying for members

The recently-launched Timber Buying Group (TBG) is currently undertaking a range of marketing activities to attract new merchant members and grow its base of supplier partners, with the organisation stating that its recruitment is “gathering pace and gaining real momentum”.


Laying claim to being the only purchasing group specialising in timber, panel & sheet material, joinery and second fix products from leading suppliers, the organisation states that it adopts an innovative and “fresh new approach designed to offer small and medium sized timber and builders’ merchants a new standard in buying efficiency.”

Apart from being category specific, TBG says it presents members with other significant benefits. First and foremost, all… + Read more

TV Builder in the mix for BMF All Industry Conference

The Builders Merchants Federation has lined up TV builder, Tommy Walsh, to speak at the BMF All Industry Conference in Malta next June.

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Wirquin shortlisted for four Business Awards

Wirquin has been shortlisted four times in this year’s Doncaster Chamber Business Awards.

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Swish launches new website

With the launch of its new-look website, Swish Building Products has made browsing easier and more rewarding for its visitors, says the company. Using the latest in responsive design technology, is now fully optimised for mobile, tablet and desktop use.

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New graduates start constructing careers at Wolseley UK

Ten talented graduates have started work after winning a place on Wolseley UK’s Management Training programme.

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Honeywell urges merchants to switch on to Smart Homes

The demand for sophisticated technology and gadgets within the home is on the rise, paving the way for the next big thing – the smart home.  Following the launch of its whitepaper on smart homes of the future, Andy Mansfield, Marketing Communications Manager at Honeywell, says stocking the right products is the first step to helping customers capitalise on this growing trend.

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