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

Why data is king at IBC

Modern business runs on data: be it sales figures, stock control, account payments or purchase orders. But, at its heart,…
General News

Builders merchant recovery continues more slowly in August

Total builders' merchants value sales were 3.9% lower in August 2020 than in August 2019, according to the latest Builders…
IBC Merchants News

New IBC Business Information Zone Offers Even Stronger Levels of Co-operation

A new online Business Information Zone (BIZ) was launched today (1 October) by IBC Buying Group as the next step…
General News

Strong recovery for builders’ merchants sales

Sales figures among Britain's builders' merchants bounced back strongly in the three months from May to July 2020, surging 38.9%…

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with the World's Leading Suppliers


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Branches Nationwide


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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.

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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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