General News
July 14, 2020

Construction output rises in May as industry reopens

UK construction output rose by 8.2% in May 2020 as the industry reopened following the national lockdown. As reported by…
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General NewsIBC Merchants News
June 17, 2020

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,…
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General NewsIBC Merchants News
April 27, 2020

Total builders’ merchants sales down -1.3% year on year

Figures for February 2020 just released in the Builders Merchants Federation’s Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) point to a lacklustre…
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General News
March 25, 2020

BMF clarifies builders’ merchants role during Covid-19 restrictions

During a Construction Leadership Council Tasforce briefing with BEIS on 24 March, the Builders’ Merchants Federation (BMF) requested and received…
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