The Finalists are here!: BMJ Industry Awards

The votes have been counted and verified by BMJ’s third-party auditors and the list of finalists for the BMJ Industry Awards 2019 can be revealed. The following companies are on the final list. To find out who the ultimate winners are book your tickets HERE to come to our top-flight networking lunch on Friday May 17th.

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Merchant Showroom of the Year

Builders Supplies West Coast

Chandler Material Supplies Ltd

Howarth Timber (Wakefield)

Howarth Timber (Accrington)

Tippers (Lichfield)


Merchant Kitchen & Bathroom Showroom of the Year

Beesley & Fildes (Chester)


Covers Timber & Builders Merchants

Howarth Timber (Wakefield)

Howarth Timber (Bury St Edmunds))

 Merchant Marketing Campaign of the Year  sponsored by Quinn Building Products

Bradfords Building Supplies
Chandler Material Supplies Ltd
Howarth Timber Building Supplies

National Merchant of the Year sponsored by Marshalls
Keyline Civils and Drainage
Travis Perkins

Independent Multiple Merchant of the Year (10+ branches) sponsored by Knauf Insulation
Bradfords Building Supplies
Chandlers Building Supplies Ltd
Howarth Timber & Building Supplies
Huws Gray
RGB Building Supplies
TopDec Decorating Supplies

Independent Merchant of the Year sponsored by Brett Martin
Andrews Building Supplies     
Beesley & Fildes
Builders Supplies West Coast  
Chandler Material Supplies
Covers Timber & Builders Merchants
James Burrell Builders Merchant
MyPaintbrush Decorating Supplies

Diversity Award sponsored by Midland Lead
Andrews Building Supplies     
Howarth Timber & Building Supplies   
Keyline Civils & Drainage
SCA Timber

New Merchant of the Year
Bence Roofing 
London Lintels
Topdec Decorating Supplies    
Timber Merchant of the Year
Beers Timber & Building Supplies Ltd
Chandlers Building Supplies Ltd          
Covers Timber & Builders Merchants
Howarth Timber & Building Supplies

Independent Rising Star of the Year sponsored by H+H 
Andy McMahon     Collier & Catchpole
Ashley Miles         Chandlers Building Supplies Ltd
Ed Finch                 Bradfords Building Supplies Ltd
Joe Beale                Frank Key
Kurtis Good    Covers Timber & Builders  Merchant
Sarah Daniel      RGB
Jack Stokoe      James Burrell

National Rising Star of the Year sponsored by Rockwool
Dan Offord                       Travis Perkins
Dave Rudd                                Rudridge
Katy Monk        City Plumbing Supplies
Lauren Wakefield             Travis Perkins

Industry Personality
Amy Sellars                      SCA Wood UK
Jamie Govier                          Easy-Trim
Simon Midwood                           TIMco
Peter Worthington       Builders Supplies West Coast
Edward Naylor            Naylor Industries
Dai Thomas                                        LBS

Best Sales Representative/Account Manager
Aimee Bentley                       Rockwool
John Gaunt                  Knauf Insulation
John Gregson                                TIMco
Leon Varrier                                    Lakes

Scott McCraken                        K Rend
Teresa Flecknell    Brett Landscaping &  Building Products
Vicky Piercy                           Pavestone

Best Customer Service
Cheryl Wallace                SCA Wood UK
Merv Miller               Andrews Building Supplies
Paul Crumbie                        Sydenhams
Paula Mitchell                      KRend
Steve Parnell                      Scott Parnell

Best Heavyside Brand
Covers Timber & Builders Merchants
Knauf Insulation   
K Rend       
Quinn Cement 

Best Distributor Brand 
Encon Insulation
Ideal Bathrooms

Best Bathroom Brand
Fibo UK
Triton Showers

Best Heating Brand

Best Kitchen Brand
Covers Timber & Builders Merchants
Howarth At Home
Neff UK

Best Landscaping Brand
Brett Landscaping
Digby Stone 
Pavestone UK

Best Roofing Brand
Keylite Roof Windows

Best Timber Brand
Covers Timber & Builders Merchants

Best Plumbing Brand

Hunter Plastics
John Guest


The 2019 BMJ Industry Awards lunch is held at the Brewery in Chiswell Street London on Friday 17th May. Hosted by star broadcaster Natasha Kalplinsky, the lunch will highlight and celebrate the talent an achievements of merchants and manufacturers and distributors across the industry.

The event is sponsored by top-flight brands: ACO, Brett Martin, H+H UK, Hanson Cement, Knauf Insulation, Lakes Showering Spaces, Marsh Industries, Marshalls, Midland Lead, Pavestone, Quinn Building Products and Rockwool.

About Fiona Russell-Horne

Group Managing Editor across the BMJ portfolio.

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