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Jewson’s Woking branch joins sustainability drive

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The Jewson branch at Arthurs Bridge Wharf in Woking has become the national builders merchant’s latest site to head towards becoming carbon neutral. The renovation includes improved insulation, energy-saving LED lighting throughout the store, and air source heat pumps to create a comfortable temperature inside the branch. All the technology …

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Saint-Gobain puts Jewson on the market

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Builders merchant Jewson, is being put up for sale by its parent company Saint-Gobain, the Paris-listed global conglomerate.  JP Morgan has been tasked with looking into the possibility of hiving off the merchant business. The 400 branch builders merchant was acquired by Saint-Gobain in 2000, when it bought Meyer International. …

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Jewson opens new showroom in Kilmarnock

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Jewson has opened a new kitchen and bathroom showroom in Kilmarnock supporting the Ayrshire area. Located on Queens Drive, the branch is the largest of its kind in Scotland and will be open to trade customers and members of the public from September 5. The new showroom will display Jewson’s …

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Jewson extends partnership with Ayr United

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Both Ayr United’s men and women football teams will now feature Jewson as their main shirt sponsor after the national builders’ merchant announced it will be extending its partnership with the club. The multi-year deal with the championship clubs represents a significant upgrade in Jewson’s long-term partnership which began in …

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Jewson partners with Melanoma UK for nationwide campaign

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Jewson is joining forces with Melanoma UK to help protect builders and its own colleagues from the dangers of skin cancer. Its ‘Hard Hat Your Skin’ campaign will see Jewson stocking Nivea sun cream nationwide, while educating and supporting trades working outdoors with a wide range of activity According to …

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Jewson Civils Frazer appoints new national technical services manager

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Heightening its provision of specialist product and solutions expertise, Jewson Civils Frazer has appointed Graeme Price as technical services manager, a brand-new role within the business. With over 30 years’ experience, working for some of the civil industry’s biggest material’s manufacturers, Price’s appointment will see him provide expert technical support …

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Showroom success for Lakes with Jewson

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National builders’ merchant Jewson has recently updated its showroom in Flitwick to include Lakes’ new Bay Series and premium stone resin trays, Lakes Stone. The branch has five Lakes’ displays, which now include the Bay Slider and Lakes Stone in Cotswold Grey. Lakes is a preferred supplier for showering spaces …

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Get ready for the biggest Jewson Live yet

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Jewson Live – the UK’s best event for builders – is returning to the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham for the fifth year this December. With over 2,600 tradespeople coming through the doors in 2018, Jewson Live is made for the trade and there is a packed calendar of …

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Jewson launch new timber excellence initiative with Wood Campus

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As part of their aim to be ‘best in class’ for timber, Jewson have worked with Wood Campus to produce a new training pack for staff working with timber called The Extra Yard. Paul Robertson, Jewson catergory development manager for timber and panel products, said: “We are delighted to have …

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Merchant gets creative with Sterling OSB

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The Charlton branch of Jewson  has created a new concept using SterlingOSB Zero. The builders’ merchant, which supplies building materials, equipment, tools and timber, created new signs and displays using SterlingOSB Zero. Jewson stakeholders wanted a material that was part of the existing product range and would also provide a …

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