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The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) is the only organisation that represents and protects the interests of Builders Merchants, Plumbing, Heating, Roofing, Decorative and Timber Merchants and their suppliers.
Total membership stands at 655 merchant and supplier companies (September 2018) who together have combined sales of £29.7bn and employ over 115,000 people in the building materials industry. BMF’s 347 merchant members operate in over 5,640 branches across the UK and Ireland

Builders Merchants News is the UK’s foremost trade publication for the Builders Merchants, Plumbers Merchants, Manufacturing and Distribution sector of the The UK Construction Material Sector and SRS are proud sponsors of the Builders Merchants Awards for Excellence which celebrates the achievements of individuals and organisations who excel in the industry.


The Construction Products Association represents the UK’s manufacturers and distributors of construction products and materials. The sector directly provides jobs for 333,000 people across 23,488 companies and has an annual turnover of £56.5 billion.

The Construction Products Association is the leading voice to promote and campaign for this vital UK industry