Plumbworld launches power tools website

Published:  07 September, 2009

EVESHAM: Plumbworld has launched of a website selling power tools online. The site, at www.toolbox.co.uk, will rely on service and low pricing to sell products.

Scott Morris, E-commerce manager at Plumbworld said: "Since the Plumbworld business was acquired by the Grafton Group in 2006, we now have access to a wide range of building related products at market-beating prices."

"We have a market share in UK online bathroom retail of over 20%: a lot of which is down to our expertise in online marketing, highly automated internal systems and efficient logistics," he said.

The UK market for power tools is worth around £285m a year with an increasing proportion of sales made online.

Plumbworld started online trading of building products in 1999 and now with 50 staff has an £18m turnover.

 

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