Tom Parker, managing director of  Parker Building Supplies and chairman NBG bricks and blocks category management team; Sue Foster; Tony France.

Ibstock scoops ‘brick and block supplier of the year’ title

Published:  06 January, 2011

LEICESTER: Ibstock has been presented with the ‘Brick and Block Supplier of the Year’ award at the National Buying Group (NBG) Supplier Awards.

The NBG, which is an independent group of privately owned builders merchants based throughout the UK, specially developed the awards to celebrate supplier relationships within the construction sector.

Tony France, director of sales – builders' merchants, at Ibstock, commented: “With 78 member companies comprising of 242 outlets, the NBG is by far our biggest buying group, containing some of our largest independent merchants.

“I particularly thank Sue Foster, who manages the NBG account at Ibstock, for her efforts throughout the year. To be presented with such a prestigious award, from such an important organisation, is a great accomplishment and is true testament to Ibstock’s industry leading support, technical service and un-rivalled product range.”

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