The Independent Buying Consortium

Partnership • Strength • Value



Working in Partnership with Independent Builders' Merchants and Suppliers



Stronger Together with IBC



Dedicated to Building Long-Lasting Relationships

The UK's Leading Buying Group for Independent Builders' Merchants

We understand the value of building mutually beneficial relationships between merchants, suppliers and ourselves

We believe in creating great partnerships of value and strength for both our members and suppliers


Working together with our members and suppliers to build long-lasting relationships


Working together to strengthen your business as a merchant and supplier


We are committed to helping you increase the value of your partnership with IBC

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IBC Merchant News

General News

Builders’ merchant sales bounce back in May

The latest monthly figures from the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) reveal a sharp rise in sales in May as…
General News

Merchant sales fall sharply in April, BMBI figures show

Figures released by the Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) for April 2020 show the full impact of the Coronavirus and…
General News

IBC helps independent merchant navigate COVID-19 outbreak

Navigating the coronavirus pandemic has been challenging for the entire merchant industry, and independent merchants are no exception. Supplier shutdowns,…
General News

Builders’ Merchants’ Q1 sales confirm Coronavirus effect

Sales figures for the first quarter of 2020 revealed in the BMF’s Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) reflect the negative…

Connecting IBC Builders' Merchants Across the UK
with the World's Leading Suppliers


IBC Members


Branches Nationwide


£ Million Buying Power


Leading Suppliers

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Unique benefits for IBC members

We have a full-time team dedicated to supporting your business – unlike some other buying groups. Everything we do is focused on partnering with you to strengthen your business and deliver exceptional value at all times.

IBC Supply Partners

Over 100 Supply Partners

We secure quality partnerships with the industry’s leading suppliers – strengthening your business with the very best deals from each market segment.

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