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JB Kind has upgraded its website to include features that will support merchants and tradespeople in their day-to-day activities and drive more consumers to JB Kind suppliers.

In June 2013, global construction chemical company Sika acquired Everbuild Building Products, manufacturer of sealants, adhesives, fillers and building chemicals. Following the successful acquisition, Sika and Everbuild are set to combine their sales, manufacturing, marketing and distribution activities to bring an extensive range of products – including sealants, adhesives, building chemicals and admixtures – into the builders’ merchant and DIY market.

Engineering the best possible flood prevention control of surface water drainage systems is now quicker and easier for the majority of UK designers, with the launch of important new software tools for the Hydro-Brake Optimum vortex flow control.

Give customers a spring in their step with over 200 new products and fantastic price reductions in Toolstream’s new spring/summer catalogue.

Tobermore has supplied £350,000 of products to the prestigious Emirates Arena in the east end of Glasgow.

Kasp, the security brand from Carl Kammerling International, has extended its range with the introduction of the Old English Padlock, K100 series.

Kingspan Titan has launched its latest secure fuel storage and dispensing model – the FuelMaster+.

Toolstream has launched the new Somerset Collection from Silverline, offering a choice of elegant hand tools designed for general gardening tasks.

Ideal Bathrooms has produced an updated version of its Big Book of Displays.

Garador has launched a new style option for its popular Salisbury garage door range.

Carl Kammerling International has introduced four new products to its range of Avit toolbox essentials.

The new quick-reference guide for merchants, Everyday Essentials, comes hot on the heels of JB Kind’s 2014 Door Collection brochure.

Carl Kammerling International has launched the C.K Magma Technician’s Rucksack Plus, further enhancing its range of premium storage.

For 2014, Ideal Bathrooms is again running a year-long promotional campaign with support from some key suppliers to offer customers 12 excellent prizes.

Introducing No Weed, a range of weed-inhibiting products created by Danish manufacturer Dansand A/S.

Carl Kammerling International has announced a margin-busting, eight-month promotion, in conjunction with an exclusive HotBox reward scheme that will award customers with must-have premium gifts.

Offering nearly 200 door designs and 39 new style additions, JB Kind's bigger and better 2014 door collection will inspire your customers to spend.

2014 will be a testing time to obtain brick supplies, and independent brick merchant ET Clay Products has made large commitments to the major suppliers.

Fernox claims to have launched the largest ever prize fund, in the plumbing and heating industry, for its 50th anniversary promotion to celebrate the company’s illustrious history as the pioneer of water treatment since 1964.

Hambleside Danelaw has launched the HD RTS individual soaker to be compatible with the new Redland 10 Slate range.

Saniflo has revamped Counterpoint – the biannual A3, double-sided newsletter specifically for counter staff in merchants and showrooms – revealing a fresh and appealing new look.

Heatrae Sadia has reduced the price of its Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems (G3) training course for December 2013 and January 2014.

Culligan UK, the water treatment specialist, has reported a strong finish to 2013.

Designed to significantly speed up simple on-site repairs, Tarmac Building Products has launched its Cempak Wetmix concrete and mortar range.

Polypipe Plumbing & Heating has added a new Zonal Regulation Unit to its product range, which allows single rooms and extensions up to 30m2 to be connected to an existing heating system.

Merchants, wholesalers and retailers can reduce costs and increase profitability with MAM Trader, MAM Software’s comprehensive business management solution.

The new 2013/14 Jewson catalogue is hot off the press. Featuring hundreds of new products, including many new trade brands, this is the must-have guide for every trade professional’s light building materials needs.

Jewson’s new Roofing Guide is now available throughout the merchant’s 600 branches nationwide. The guide further supports the merchant’s continued investment in its roofing offering, which currently includes an online roofing design solutions service and specialist roofing branches across the UK.

Last year, Premdor launched the Interior HD Oak laminate door. Since then, end users and resellers nationwide have recognised its great durability, as well as the benefits of its authentic grain appearance.

Pinnacle Consulting has launched a joint initiative that benefits one of two construction industry charities each time they place a candidate. The scheme is designed to provide long-term support and awareness of the charities’ good work. Pinnacle’s chosen partners are Lighthouse Club and CRASH.

Structural company The Structure Group has benefited from using a Linde Material Handling (UK) forklift truck on a short-term hire basis to support the creation of a temporary ice rink in Glasgow.  

F&P Wholesale has released its new Fires and Stoves Guide, Third Edition, showcasing some best sellers, classic designs and a stunning new collection.

Sentinel is continuing to innovate by expanding its range of scale protection devices with the addition of the Sentinel SESI. The Sentinel SESI electrolytic scale inhibitor is now available from merchants across the country.

DAB Pumps says its latest water pressure-boosting pump, the e.sybox, sets a new benchmark in pump design and technology, driving more sales for builders’ and plumbers’ merchants.

Toolstream’s latest ‘Winter Deals and Seasonal Gifts’ flyer includes some amazing deals, with fantastic savings off list price across a range of categories including Lighting, Automotive and Power Tools.

Centurion Europe has revamped the Andersons range of ropes, twines and cord in a striking new merchandising stand, maximising customer appeal and ease of shopping.

Left to right: Brian Trueman, Paddy Lowry, and Catherine and Johnny McFerran (Gis A Hug). Photograph courtesy of Gordon McAvoy Photography.

A joint campaign by Sprue Safety Products and the Gis A Hug Foundation to keep more people safe from the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) in Northern Ireland is gathering pace, with over 30 wholesalers and merchants across the region already signed up.

Myson has launched PEXcellent 5, a five-layered cross-linked polyethylene underfloor heating pipe.

Ideal Bathrooms’ £100 cashback promotion to installers on Showerlux Enclosures is being promoted all across the trade.

Toolstation is celebrating its 10th birthday with a huge give away of prizes that include a Ford Transit Custom 270 Swb Van, a six piece Makita kit worth £749.98 and a range of other exciting products.

Toolstream’s latest winter deals and seasonal gifts flyer is said to include some amazing deals, with fantastic savings off list price across a range of categories including lighting, automotive and power tools.

Instarmac Group is helping merchants boost sales this season with its i-fix Pothole Fix.

The Peak Hill property.

A bespoke project to construct a residential property heated via an air-source heat pump on a hill has allowed Polypipe Plumbing & Heating to showcase how its product range is designed to meet even the most demanding of needs.

Sika is working with Leekes Building Centre to build knowledge and increase sales.

Offering informative staff training days in addition to products from its ever-expanding admixtures, landscaping, wood floor bonding and adhesives ranges, Sika is working closely with Leekes Building Centre to build knowledge and increase sales.

Kasp, Carl Kammerling International’s security brand, has announced the launch of its biggest ever customer deal – the ‘Kasp Free Stock Giveaway’.

Edenhall’s sandy textured facing brick.

As construction returns to growth and pressure builds for more new homes to ease the housing shortage and boost the economy, clay brick manufacturers are struggling to satisfy the growing demand from merchants and housebuilders.

Wrekin Products has been awarded Certificate of Full Acceptance number PA05/05826 by Network Rail for its E’GRID polypropylene biaxial geogrid.

Hydro International’s First Defense vortex separator is now available for the first time in the UK, in response to the growing need for economical surface water treatment on new developments, car parks and highways.

Saffron Sphere will be exhibiting at the National Painting and Decorating Show next month (19-20 November) at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.

Saniflo Sanipack enables the concealment of pipework with back to wall and wall-hung sanitaryware and furniture.

If you want to have wall-hung sanitaryware or bathroom furniture in your bathroom, en-suite or cloakroom, or you want to achieve a wetroom in an awkward space, then the Saniflo Sanipack is the perfect option.

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