Builders' Merchants News
Natalie Paley
Natalie Paley joins Coram UK to head new Retail Sales Division

Coram UK has recruited retail sales specialist Natalie Paley into the new role of National Sales Manager, as it announces the creation of a new customer-focused retail sales division.

George Emms (left) welcomes Paul Neal
Wilsonart appoints new Senior Project Manager

Paul Neal has joined Wilsonart UK in Shildon, County Durham, as a new Senior Project Manager, working with the company’s growing specification team.

Drake Meikle
Siltbuster expands in Scotland

The Siltbuster Group, the UK’s leading water treatment specialist, has announced two strategic hires in Scotland, as it looks to grow its presence within the country.

Damascus Msumba and Clare Hasprey-Young
Conex Bänninger makes two top level sales appointments

Conex Bänninger has appointed Damascus Msumba and Clare Hasprey-Young to its UK and Ireland sales team.

Nigel Boothby
New Health, Safety and Environment Manager for SIG Distribution

Construction materials supplier SIG Distribution has appointed Nigel Boothby as Health, Safety and Environment Manager.

Darren Bailey
Darren Bailey joins VitrA as Midlands Area Sales Manager

International bathroom manufacturer VitrA has expanded its UK sales team with the appointment of Darren Bailey as Area Sales Manager for the Midlands.

Jonathan Parsons
Marmox appoints new National Sales Manager

Marmox, the supplier of waterproofing, wetroom and insulation solutions, has appointed Jonathan Parsons as its new National Sales Manager.

Jodan Trench
Scott Parnell Water Management promotes Jordan Trench

Scott Parnell Water Management has promoted Jordan Trench to the role of Estimator at the company.

Phil Ball
H+H announces appointment of Operations Director

The aircrete manufacturer H+H has announced the appointment of Phil Ball as Operations Director.

HiB names new Quality Assurance Manager

HiB has announced the appointment of quality assurance manager Neil Whitehead as part of its continued drive to uphold the highest standards of product quality.

Breedon appoints Group Head of Health, Safety & Environment

Breedon Group plc has appointed Nigel Clamp as Group Head of Health, Safety and Environment.

Flex-R plans merchant sales growth with new appointment

Flex-R is increasing its capacity to work with merchants to showcase its range of products to contractors with the appointment of Emma Butterworth-Day.

New Operations and Sales Manager appointed by Plumbase Spares

Plumbase has appointed John Cooper to the position of Northern Operations and Sales Manager for its Spares division.

New role at Kerridge CS will enhance cloud services

Neil Abraham has joined Kerridge Commercial Systems as Director of Cloud Operations.

Hemsec appoints specialist Business Development Manager

Hemsec has made a new appointment to help drive further planned growth and to satisfy the building industry’s need for materials used in Modern Methods of Construction.

Trio celebrate 60 years’ service at Russell Roof Tiles

Three long-serving staff members at leading roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles have been recognised for achieving a combined 60 years of service, as part of an ongoing employee recognition scheme.

Aggregate Industries strengthens concrete business with new senior appointment

Aggregate Industries has appointed Max Colligan as the new Managing Director of Ready Mix Concrete and member of the company’s ExCo team.

W.Howard welcomes new National Sales Manager

Jake Cintra has been named as the new National Sales Manager for W. Howard Group, focusing on the company’s Polyco veneer and foil-wrapped product range.

Visqueen’s new BDM ‘excited’ to begin

Visqueen has appointed Georgia Oxbrough as Business Development Manager (BDM) for the North of England and Scotland.

Quinn welcomes Rooftiles Business Development Manager

Quinn Building Products has appointed a new Rooftiles Business Development Manager.

New manager at Kudos

Showering products manufacturer Kudos has appointed Simon Donnelly as New Product Development Manager, a new position for the business.

B&B Attachments announces new Financial Controller

Material handling equipment manufacturer B&B Attachments has announced the appointment of Scott Little as its new Financial Controller.

Ideal Bathrooms appoints new Managing Director

There has been a change at the helm of bathroom distributor Ideal Bathrooms, as the firm welcomes a new Managing Director.

Dunlop continues to strengthen sales and marketing team

Dunlop made moves to strengthen its sales and marketing teams with two new appointments. looks to grow business in the south with two new additions to its team has recently welcomed two new members of staff to its team to enhance its business in the south.

Grant UK expands sales team to increase national sales coverage

Grant UK said it is pleased to announce that its National Sales Coverage has further increased following the addition of a tenth Area Sales Manager.

Scott Parnell appoints Charlie Hurst as Key Accounts Manager

Scott Parnell has appointed Charlie Hurst to the position of Key Accounts Manager at the company.

Elliotts Living Spaces appoints new Manager

It’s all change at Elliotts Living Spaces with the appointment of a new Manager.

Primaflow F&P strengthens marketing team

Primaflow F&P has announced the appointment of two new marketing specialists, enabling the company to further strengthen its ability to ‘Simply Deliver More’ for customers.

Orkla House Care UK makes two new appointments

Orkla House Care UK has appointed Chris Wood as Managing Director and Sarah Coussens as Brand Manager - Trade.

Drayton makes duo of appointments

Drayton has made a duo of appointments to its Plymouth team, further strengthening its engineering and marketing departments.

Polypipe Building Services appoints new Managing Director

Commercial building services specialist Polypipe Building Services has appointed Andrew Cullum as Managing Director.

BLANCO appoints new Sales Account Executive

BLANCO UK is continuing to grow the sales team with the appointment of Stuart Claydon as Sales Account Executive.

New appointment gives H&B extra edge

Merchant buying group H&B has further strengthened its buying capability and expertise with the appointment of a new Group Category Manager.

Salamander Pumps ‘boosts’ team with new Business Development Manager

Sunderland-based Salamander pumps has appointed Tristan Cawte as Business Development Manager, as the company continues to celebrate a period of record growth.

New Sales Manager joins BMC

Builders Merchant Company has announced the appointment of Rob Rees in the role of Sales Manager.

Visqueen appoints Technical Support Manager

After four years as a customer service specialist for Visqueen, Toni Record has stepped into a new role as Technical Support Manager for the Midlands.

Elliotts welcomes new manager

Elliotts Builders’ Merchant has appointed a new Branch Manager to their branch in Tadley.

Two new appointments for the Business Development team at Ideal Commercial Boilers

Ideal Commercial has appointed Lorraine McFadden as Business Development Manager for Scotland and Peter Breeze as Business Development Manager for West Midlands and Mid Wales.

Aggregate Industries appoints new Executive Committee member

In order to bring the Concrete Products division to the company’s Executive Committee, Aggregate Industries has appointed Simon Marriott as Managing Director of Concrete Products.

Arbor Forest Products strengthens Trex sales division

Timber supplier Arbor Forest Products has strengthened its Trex® decking sales division with the appointment of two Area Sales Managers.

New role boosts customer support for W. Howard Group

W.Howard Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Adrian McLean in the newly created role of Estimating & Costings Manager.

Three new board members for National Buying Group

National Buying Group has announced three members to its board following April’s executive board elections.

New Commercial Director appointed at Roman

Roman has promoted a new Commercial Director whose career with the shower manufacturer spans two decades.

Wienerberger announces appointment of new Marketing Director

Wienerberger has appointed Stuart Lunn as its new Marketing Director.

Catnic welcomes new Managing Director

Catnic has appointed a new Managing Director as Christine Wilde departs after more than 30 years.

Marketing Manager appointed at Kudos

Katie Hodgson has been appointed as Marketing Manager for UK manufacturer Kudos Shower Products.

Brymec appoints Business Development Director

Building services supplier Brymec has appointed Peter Grierson as Business Development Director.

Multipanel appoints new Sales Director

Grant Westfield, the company behind Multipanel, has appointed a new Sales Director.

Actis makes Regional Specification Manager appointment

Actis has appointed a new regional specification manager to work with builders and specifiers in the South East.