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Richard Burbidge increases its stock for Scottish customers 15 September, 2021
Scottish customers of Richard Burbidge can now buy the brand’s mouldings direct from the company’s Livingston office.
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Stora Enso joins the European Build-in-Wood project
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Stora Enso has joined the EU-funded Build-in-Wood project, which strives to make wood a natural choice for the construction of multi-storey buildings and improve the sustainability of the sector.
Huws Gray continues acquisition trail
Monday, September 13, 2021 The acquisition trail of Wales-based builders merchant Huws Gray continues with two-branch TBS Building Supplies being the latest acquisition.
TTJ Awards set for lift off on September 17
Friday, September 10, 2021 The TTJ Awards will be the first major UK timber industry event to return as a physical event when it is held in central London on September 17.
Lavers team helps park home manufacturer
Thursday, September 09, 2021 When an industry shortage of plywood threatened to compromise Tingdene Homes’ ability to deliver their customers’ dream homes, the team at Arnold Laver Oldbury were brought onboard to coordinate a solution which ultimately is saving Tingdene £200,00 a year.
UK wood product imports up 60% in Q2
Thursday, September 09, 2021 UK wood product import volumes in Q2 were 60% higher than the same quarter last year, according to the latest Timber Trade Federation (TTF) statistics.
Haulage a priority for BMF
Thursday, September 09, 2021 New data from the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) reveals the shortage of HGV drivers as the main challenge faced by its members, who are already performing a balancing act to keep the building materials supply chain running across the UK.
Stamco Timber announces new managing director
Thursday, September 09, 2021 The Independent Builders Merchants Group (IBMG), comprising Chandlers, Parkers, Fairalls and Stamco Timber has announced a new managing director of its timber division.
Travis Perkins group’s BSS selects K8 from Kerridge CS
Tuesday, September 07, 2021 Kerridge Commercial Systems Ltd (KCS, well known to many timber merchants, has announced that it has concluded an agreement with BSS, part of the Travis Perkins group, to implement its flagship K8 business solution across the entire BSS estate.
Daltons Wadkin to host in-house exhibition
Thursday, August 26, 2021 Following the success of previous in-house exhibitions, Daltons Wadkin has announced dates for its autumn event, September 28-30 to be held at its Nottingham showroom.
Scotland’s forest agency calls for more homegrown timber use
Monday, August 23, 2021 Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) has called for more homegrown timber to be used in the future to protect against fluctuations in the global timber market.

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