Tag Archives: Online

Virus fears spark surge in online ordering for merchants

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To better manage the surge in online sales since the coronavirus threat emerged, builders merchants have been  bringing forward their website launches.   Merchants’  online channels to market have seen an unprecedented surge in sales as many builders seek to minimise social contact while still wanting to carry on with …

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Elliotts builds for the future with new integrated HR & Payroll system

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The longest established independent builders merchant in the South of the UK, Elliott Brothers, is undertaking a digital transformation of its HR and payroll processes in partnership with industry experts MHR to support its future growth. The family owned Hampshire-based business, established over 175 years ago, has invested in MHR’s leading …

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Russell Roof Tiles sees the plus side to going digital

Russell Roof Tiles invests in digital tools

In an evolving digital age, Russell Roof Tiles has seen growing popularity for its interactive digital platforms, seeing almost 3,000 customers benefitting in just 12 months. Today, 93 per cent of people within the construction and building industry say that digital affects every part of the build process from buying …

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Saniflo launches new Kinedo range Website

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Saniflo UK has launched a new website for the Kinedo brand of shower cubicles, trays and shower enclosures, offering a slick, contemporary design and feel, plus access to a raft of information for homeowners wishing to find out more and upgrade their bathrooms using a Kinedo product. Live now, the new …

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Villeroy & Boch unveil online bathroom planning tools


Villeroy & Boch’s unique suite of online planning tools gives users the opportunity to be involved in every aspect of their bathroom project, from initial inspirations to design ideas, products selection to final plans. Be it the Style Finder, Bathroom Inspirator, Bathroom Planner or the Augmented Reality App, the innovative …

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New Online Training Courses from Salamander Pumps

Salamander Pumps has launched an innovative new online learning tool, ‘eSchool’ for merchants, featuring a host of helpful training modules, involving games, interactive imagery and animated technical videos. Developed in conjunction with CIPHE (Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering), the training courses can be accessed here, featuring modules that …

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TTF Launches Online Academy at Federation’s AGM

TTF Academy Launched at 2019 AGM

The first segment of the Timber Trade Federation’s online Academy programme, comprising CPD modules, videos and bite-sized courses in essential skills, was launched at the Federation’s Annual General Meeting in London on 26th June 2019.  Two cohorts of students on TTF’s Institute of Sales Management-accredited courses are already using the …

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CPD platform for construction industry launched

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A free online educational platform for construction industry professionals, has been launched, providing the industry with a single hub to support their Continuing Professional Development. The Colab platform offers a hub of trusted content from leading industry partners to help upskill those working within the built environment. Whether its apprentices …

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The new Reisser Crate Mate demo video


Reisser, an international supplier of high performance woodscrews and power tool accessories, has produced a demonstration video for its new self locking storage system, the Crate Mate. A practical and versatile system for the transportation and storage of tools, equipment and fixings in a professional and flexible way, the Reisser …

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Selco Adds New Delivery Service

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One of the UK’s leading builders merchants has introduced a new delivery option to add to its growing list of services available to tradespeople. Selco Builders Warehouse has unveiled ‘Click ‘N’ Deliver,’ which sees customers able to purchase bulky items and have them delivered to their jobs directly from branches …

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