ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?
To be considered eligible, all entrants must have at least one physical trade counter which supplies construction products and materials to the trade. Businesses which operate exclusively online will not be considered.
Initiatives and strategies will be considered that have been implemented between January 2019 and the present day.
Entries are welcome from:
- Builders' merchants
- Plumbers' merchants
- Timber merchants
- Decorators' merchants
- Heating merchants
- General and other merchants
- Merchant wholesales/distributors
- Architectural ironmongers
- House builders
- Other supplier industry customers
With the exception of the 'Supplier of the Year', ‘Supplier Account Manager of the Year’, ‘Diversity and Inclusion in Merchanting Award’ and 'Lifetime Achievement' categories, all nominations must focus on a merchant business, or a member of staff working for a merchant business.
WHO CAN NOMINATE?
Nominations can be submitted from any merchant or their staff. People can nominate themselves, or be nominated by a third-party. There is no limit to the number of categories a person or business can be nominated for, provided they are eligible for that category.
If you are nominating someone else, please include your full contact details (as the nominator) as well as the full contact details for the nominated company/person who you are nominating.
HOW TO NOMINATE?
Nominations should be submitted online through this website as a word document. Please note that if you are shortlisted as a finalist then we will require the entry in a word format and if you include images into this then they will need to be provided as separate documents.
To nominate, click on Categories, select the Category you wish to nominate, then click 'Nominate'. Fill in the online form, remembering to upload your finished nomination document.
A maximum of four supporting images may be supplied for nominations in the following categories: Hard Landscaping Display of the Year; Kitchen & Bathroom Showroom of the Year; Marketing Initiative of the Year; Lightside Showroom of the Year. These should be supplied as good quality JPEG files separate to the nomination and emailed to Jo Evans at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once an entry has been submitted it cannot be amended. Please only submit the final document.