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Travis Perkins raises £55,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support

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Travis Perkins has raised £55,000 through the hire of its cement mixers over the last 12 months. The initiative is part of Travis Perkins’ wider support for Macmillan Cancer Support. Since the launch of their partnership in 2015, Travis Perkins and Benchmarx have raised over £4 million for Macmillan. For …

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Travis Perkins joins forces with Volunteer It Yourself

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Travis Perkins has announced its 100th tie-up with the Volunteer It Yourself (VIY) social enterprise, helping donate materials for the refurbishment of Charlton Park Rugby Club. In total, 17 local young people volunteered across this month-long project, referred by organisations including the Construction Youth Trust, Amber Foundation, who support young …

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Travis Perkins sales rise for half-year

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Builders merchant group Travis Perkins has this morning (August 2) reported a good first half performance which saw sales rise 10.3% to £2.53bn, driven by operational and strategic delivery. The merchanting division, with a rise in revenue of 13.3% to £2.15bn, and adjusted operating profit growth of 9.0% , was …

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Travis Perkins sponsors Worksop FC at branch opening

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Travis Perkins has opened the doors to its newly relocated branch in Worksop with the help of charter mayor of Worksop Neil Sanders, commercial director of Worksop FC, Andy Parnell, manager Craig Parry and head of football operations and life president of Worksop Keith Ilett. The existing eight-strong team have …

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Travis Perkins to relocate Worksop branch

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Travis Perkins is relocating to a bigger site from its current Worksop address. The new branch is set to open its doors on July 11 to serve its trade customers in Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire. The existing eight-strong team will transfer to the new site, and Travis Perkins has recruited …

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Travis Perkins launches new film for customers

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Travis Perkins is launching a series of films to show customers how Travis Perkins has developed its new services. From its now nationwide branch delivery tracking service to its Mobile App, there is a whole raft of new services and innovations designed to save Travis Perkins’ customers time. The Doing …

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Travis Perkins introduces new bulk bag

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In a first for the industry, Travis Perkins has introduced a new bulk bag which has a minimum 30% recycled content, ahead of the introduction of the Plastic Packaging Tax on April 1. Bulk bags, which are used to deliver aggregates by Travis Perkins to builders on construction projects and …

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Travis Perkins launches real-time nationwide delivery tracking system

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 Builders merchant group Travis Perkins has launched a nationwide, real time delivery tracking and management system for customers. The service means customers will know exactly when to expect their local branch delivery and will receive text message notifications on the day of delivery with a named two-hour timeslot, live delivery …

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Travis Perkins ups the ante for National Apprenticeships Week

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Travis Perkins is the biggest employer of apprentices in the sector, a process that has been building for roughly the last five years, according to Chief HR Officer Emma Rose, and the programme runs across the group brands, including the Travis Perkins business, BSS, Toolstation, Keyline and CCF. “We currently …

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Selling, selling, selling…Sold

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Most people sell their souls, And live with a good conscience on the proceeds Almost 11 years to the day since Travis Perkins’ then CEO Geoff Cooper surprised the markets with a bid, subsequently successful, for the BSS Group, his successor bar one, Nick Roberts, has overseen the long-touted divestment …

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