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  • Builders’ merchants’ sales continue positive trend in Q4 2020

    Figures for the final quarter of 2020 published in the Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) confirm the sector’s continued bounce back from the April lockdown, which led to a dramatic… Read more

    Type: News |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Talasey Group Comment: Q4 2020

    Malcolm Gough, Group Sales & Marketing Director Talasey Group is BMBI’s Expert for Natural Stone Landscaping Products, Vitrified Paving & Artificial Grass. Demand for landscaping materials was very strong in… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Knauf Insulation comment: Q4 2020

    Neil Hargreaves, Managing Director Knauf Insulation is BMBI’s Expert for Mineral Wool Insulation. If Q3 saw a rebound in Mineral Wool demand after the first lockdown, Q4 picked up where… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Keystone Lintels Comment: Q4 2020

    Derrick McFarland, Managing Director Keystone Lintels is BMBI’s Expert for Steel Lintels. Q4 2020 delivered a strong performance to close the year off. Steel lintel sales achieved double digit growth… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • The Crystal Group comment: Q4 2020

    Kevin Morgan, Group Commercial Director The Crystal Group is BMBI’s Expert for PVC-U Windows & Doors. Adapting businesses to keep construction going has not been without challenges. There was some… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Keylite Roof Windows Comment: Q4 2020

    Jim Blanthorne Managing Director of Keylite Roof Windows is BMBI’s Expert for Roof Windows. The year 2020 must go down as one of the most uncertain years of all time… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Dulux Trade Comment: Q4 2020

    Paul Roughan, Trade Merchants Sales Director Dulux Trade is BMBI’s Expert for Paint. Q4 was dominated again by BREXIT, deal or no deal, COVID, and the ongoing demand surge for… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Lakes Comment: Q4 2020

    Mike Tattam, Sales & Marketing Director Lakes is BMBI’s Expert for Shower Enclosures & Showering. Leaving the EU with a last-minute deal made supply problems more difficult, but it didn’t… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Hanson Cement Comment: Q4 2020

    Andrew Simpson, Packed Products Director Hanson Cement is BMBI’s Expert for Cement & Aggregates. Despite a roller-coaster of a first half, 2020 ended strongly for many manufacturers and stockists. In… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

  • Wienerberger Comment: Q4 2020

    Kevin Tolson, Commercial Director Wienerberger UK is BMBI’s Expert for Bricks & Roof Tiles. The end of 2020 saw continued high demand for brick and tile products across the market,… Read more

    Type: Comment |  Posted: 25th February 2021

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