Live: DIY Depot trade day

Live: DIY Depot trade day

Many suppliers available with various different offers. Make your way through now to Saint Georges Hotel in Irene.

Live: DIY Depot trade day

The DIY Depot trade day is underway at Saint Georges Hotel in Irene. If you are looking for great deals, make your way through today!

Sluggish economy hits Cashbuild as consumers tighten belts

Building materials retailer Cashbuild on Tuesday reported a 9% drop in full-year net profit to R425.25m, which it blamed on sluggish economic growth putting pressure on consumer spending.

Net Promoter Score – the Pro’s and Cons:

Walt Disney once said “Do what you do so well that they want to see it again and bring their friends.” He understood the value of customers who actively recommend a company.

Hire It launches locally-assembled and supported Kwagga range

Hire It has over 37 years’ experience in the hire and sales industry, gaining an excellent understanding of customers’ needs, and supplying the best...

Mica Market Live: Something for every store

Even under pressured market conditions, where many similar shows have simply died away or changed format, the Mica market continues to be a one of kind...

Mica Market 2018 kicks off

The annual Mica Market is kicking off as we speak, and as usual promises to be an event to remember.With over 100 suppliers on...

Get to Decorex at Gallagher and join the Builders Warehouse talks

WEDNESDAY, 8 AUGUST 2018 ...

Builders expands its footprint with three new stores

Builders Express in Thoyandou, Limpopo; Builders SuperStore in Mdantsane, Eastern Cape and Builders Warehouse in Makeni, Zambia opened their doors during June and July 2018 bringing...

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...