Tag Archives: Trends

Timber imports continue strong market recovery

TTF infographic comparison Oct19vOct20

The Timber Trade Federation (TTF) monthly report reveals total import volumes for main timber and panel products were 21 percent higher in October 2020 compared to October 2019 levels, as import volumes in the month soared above the 1 million m3 mark. However, even this strong performance cannot compensate for …

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Negative growth in Builders Merchants sales in Q3

D1521 BMBI Q3 19 Highlights Infographic

Figures for Q3 2019 just released in the BMF’s Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) report negative growth in sales through UK builders’ merchants for the second successive quarter. In value terms, total merchants’ sales for Q3 2019 were down -0.8% over the same period in 2018, despite one more trading …

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Dulux Academy highlights Industry Trends on 3rd Birthday


Since its official launch in March 2016, the Academy has welcomed more than 5,500 course attendees and to mark the milestone, supplier partners including Mirka UK, Graco Paint Sprayer, Tesa UK and Corona Brushes, as well as Dulux Select Decorators, attended an open day to learn more about the Academy …

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New Trend led brochure from Atkinson & Kirby

AK Brochure

Timber flooring specialist, Atkinson & Kirby has published a new specification brochure, showcasing its new trend led flooring ranges. The new user-friendly guide contains full product information for Atkinson & Kirby’s trend led flooring portfolio, including Homeland, Winter Desert, Organic Future and Modern Revival, complete with detailed product information. The …

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The New Essential Bathrooms Brochure

Brochure spread

Essential Bathrooms have introduced a new, brochure highlighting the latest additions to the highly popular range of mid-market bathrooms at excellent value for money price points. The new 76-page brochure is the largest ever and now comes with tabbed sections to simplify product selection and to provide all the necessary …

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