Trade war pits Hulamin against deluge from Chinese suppliers

Hulamin CEO Richard Jacob said on Monday US President Donald Trump’s trade war had effectively locked Chinese competitors out of that market, which accounts for 22%...

Builders Express opens in Thavhani City in a retail-first for the...

The new custom-built 2,500sqm Builders Express also includes a 700sqm garden centre. In total, the store’s first phase spans 3,200sqm served by 222 dedicated parking bays,...

Leroy Merlin to give SA retailers a run for money

The retailer, which currently operates a pop-up shop in Greenstone Edenvale, as well as an online store, is set to come in direct competition with Cashbuild...

Retail sales of Massbuild lag behind trade business

Massbuild is part of the Massmart Group and operates the four brands Builders Warehouse, Builders Superstore, Builers Trade Depot and Builders Express. Comparable sales growth came...

Technically-advanced anchoring system for a range of building materials

Available exclusively from leading distributor Upat, the plug’s multi-functionality – from expanding, to folding, and knotting – extends its application range even further, meaning that materials with...

Builders Warehouse African expansion gains momentum with third store in Mozambique

The journey began with the clear intention to expand into those countries that were accessible via road. “From a logistics perspective, we only had one RDC...

York Timber’s share price leaps as market reacts to first-half results

The lumber producer’s share price rose 4% to R2.65 on Monday morning as the market reacted to its interim results, released late on Friday. York reported...

Cashbuild reports rare first-half decline

The company, which typically serves home builders and improvers‚ contractors and traders, said headline earnings dropped 8% to R249.34m in the six months end-December. This marked the...

Wanted retail sales outlets and dealers for Vermont Sales Rugged Croc...

Stock and sell a product that will save this country and industry millions Stocking and selling the Rugged Croc brand can be a great second...

Opening more store doors boosts Cashbuild

The group specialises in building materials and products sold directly to the public. Cashbuild said on Monday that the 39 new stores it opened or...

MICA Trade Day In Full Swing

 

Vermont Sales are looking for selected Motorcycle dealers to stock their...

Vermont Sales the largest tool and accessory company in the country are looking for several selected motorcycle dealers to stock a range of their brands and...

Vermont Sales upgrades its Training Academy centre

Vermont Sales has given their customer Training Academy centre a complete new face lift, Additions now include a fully stocked workshop with all the latest technically...

Planting restrictions cause timber shortage

The government's stringent restrictions on the issuing of forestry and planting permits have led to a timber shortage. About 70% of the sawn timber...

Cashbuild interim net profit up 41% to R272.55m

Cashbuild on Tuesday, reported a 41% rise in net profit to R272.55m in the six months to end-December from the year-earlier period. The building material...

Cape Town is to have its first Working with Wood Show...

Cape Town is to have its first Working with Wood Show in conjunction with Spiros Mica at the Polo Club Durbanville Racecourse. - Friday...