Chief executive Geoff Cooper is ambitious to expand even further. Over the next few years, he is hoping to take the group to 3000 branches and increase the company's online business.
Although most building materials are sold from sites,Travis Perkins has been upgrading its internet offering to keep pace with customer demand.
This spring, the national will add to its tightly-knit management team with the appointment of Tony Buffin as its new finance director.
Mr Buffin's experience as FD of Australian supermarket chain, Coles will, it is said, stand him in good stead for his new role at the burgeoning merchant.