Premier Arches: "July saw us achieve our best month yet, and we're well on track to more than doubling our annual turnover by the end of this year." Managing Director Sean Greenall comments.
Door Superstore: Leading online builders merchant Door Superstore has seen a surge in interest for its bi-folding, sliding and swing door room divider frames and doorsets as more people look to improve rather than move.
Morley Glass: "You asked, we delivered! We've listened to feedback from Uni-Blinds installers and responded to a growing desire from homeowners for black Venetian blinds - we took up the mantle and, working closely with Pellini, made a black integral blind a reality" . said Managing Director Ian Short.
SWISSPACER: "Our spacer bars aren't amongst the best on the market for nothing. We want to further expand this pioneering role in our services as well. We spoke to our customers to more precisely understand how we can support them even better with optimising their products and production processes. Because our aspiration is to stand by them along the entire value chain." says Martina Pankoke, Marketing Director Europe.
ACPO Secured by Design:"I am pleased to say that ABL have renewed their SBD membership. It's great to see that they feel there is a benefit in it for them and that the building industry is striving to build new and refurbished properties with SBD member products. I was lucky enough to visit their factory and offices in Essex recently and I was very impressed" . Development Officer Lyn Poole commented.
Aluprof UK: Whilst 'Passivhaus' is commonly considered as a German innovation, in fact, it was an American physicist, William Shurcliff who in 1982 published a book "The Saunders-Shrewsbury House," in which he describes the concepts of "super-insulation" and passive solar as "passive house."
Tuff X invests in third Super Spacer line as part of 2m expansion
Respected Lancashire IGU manufacturer Tuff-X Processed Glass has invested in a third Super Spacer application line as part of a wider capital investment worth £2m.
The Prescot-based firm, a loyal Edgetech customer for 15 years, makes extensive use of the company's celebrated Super Spacer product for conservatory roof glass.
"Unlike IGU manufacturers that focus mainly on windows and doors, at Tuff-X we're experts in making the unconventionally shaped units that go into conservatory roofs," explains Commercial Director Paul Higgins.
Merchant volumes fall again but price inflation makes for a record breaking Q2
Merchant volumes fall again but price inflation makes for a record breaking Q2 The Total value sales data from Britain's Builders' Merchants shows Q2 2022 recorded the highest revenue since the BMBI started, despite lacklustre June sales. However, with Q2 volumes falling -11.3% compared with Q2 2021, it is +17.3% price inflation which is behind the record-breaking growth.