Welcome to the 20th annual Builders' Merchants Awards


If you have something to shout about, something you want to showcase about your business, the annual Builders’ Merchants awards offers the perfect platform for you.

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the industry’s longest running awards ceremony has built up an unrivalled reputation for recognising the great and good across the builders’ merchant sector.

The competition is always fierce but nothing makes you stand out from the crowd more than winning one of the highly sought after trophies at the Builders’ Merchants awards.

Our awards lunch celebrates the amazing people, teams, projects and innovations that have helped our industry grow the economy and helped community safety and sustainability.

Send us your nominations

No business or initiative is too large or too small to make a difference and we have a wide range of categories demonstrating the depth and breadth of the builders’ merchant sector. So please send in your nominations and give us the opportunity to let the nation know exactly how you have changed the world for the better. Online entry is now open and all entries must be received no later than 5pm on Friday 22 October 2021, so don’t delay!

Start working on your nomination now to ensure you can stand up and be counted among your peers at this ceremony.

The afternoon is a must attend celebration with more than 800 key industry professionals in attendance, giving you the chance to network with the finest and most respected people in the industry in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Join us at the Park Plaza, Westminster

This year, the Awards will be taking place at a new venue – The Park Plaza on Westminster Bridge - on Friday 4 February 2022. So why not kick off the new year in style and enjoy an afternoon to remember at one of the capital’s most spectacular hotels with its views across the river to the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben?

This year’s Builders’ Merchants awards promises to be a very special occasion not only because the ceremony has reached such a significant milestone in its history, but due to the fact that it is returning to the live format it is renowned for.

All that is left to say is to wish good luck to everyone on behalf of Builders’ Merchants awards and Builders’ Merchants News team.

We can’t wait to read receive your entries.

Tim Wood
Editor
Builders’ Merchants News

WHY SHOULD YOU ENTER?

CELEBRATION

"A great day that rewards those who deserve it from the ground-floor employees up".
Mark Smith, Grant and Stone

A businesses backbone are their workers. Nominating for categories like Trainee, Branch Manager and Achiever of the year recognizes the hard work of individuals in the company. Give thanks to your employees or colleagues and let them know how much you appreciate their dedication.

ESTEEM

"Being short-listed for an award by your industry peers is a great achievement and to win is a mark of the esteem your business is held. I would encourage all merchants to take an active part".
Richard Skinner, Independent Builders' Merchant Group.

You know the initiatives your company work on to grow sales and beat the market. You know the innovations you develop to achieve success. This industry accolade endorses your company's achievements and shines a spotlight on your business as an industry leader. You'll get exposure not only on the day, but in Builders' Merchants News magazine, highlighting you as outstanding to over 8,000 industry professionals.

NETWORKING

"An unmissable event for our industry".
Lee Gillman, Mannok

Awards finalists are invited to attend the awards ceremony at the London Hilton on Park Lane. Here, you join over 800 merchants and suppliers for a champagne drinks reception, 3-course lunch, post-awards networking drinks and a celebration of your industry's triumphs.

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