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NMBS suppliers enjoy the benefits of keeping everything in OnePlace image
NMBS suppliers enjoy the benefits of keeping everything in OnePlace
8 March, 2021
OnePlace helps to drive additional product sales for merchants by creating an endless line of products that can be sold online or in-branch.
NMBS urges members and suppliers to #LoveIndependents this Valentine’s Day image
NMBS urges members and suppliers to #LoveIndependents this Valentine’s Day
With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, NMBS is encouraging all its Members and Suppliers to spread a little love on social media, with its new #LoveIndependents campaign.
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NMBS members see benefits of virtual meetings
NMBS has worked closely with its members over the past year, using digital technology to stay connected despite the challenges of numerous lockdowns.
New webinar to promote benefits of NMBS OnePlace platform image
New webinar to promote benefits of NMBS OnePlace platform
The event on Wednesday 17 February, at 10:30am, will enable suppliers to explore the new features of OnePlace, and see how they can benefit from becoming an approved OnePlace supplier.
Buddy System gives NMBS members a boost in lockdown image
Buddy System gives NMBS members a boost in lockdown
NMBS Members have given a warm welcome to the Buddy System – a dedicated service that enhances the relationship between independent merchants and the NMBS Business Development Managers.
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NMBS Members can receive cashback for using direct debit facilities
Independent merchants are finding it easier than ever to manage their direct debits and account facilities with NMBS, thanks to upgrades made to NMBS’ banking services.
NMBS achieves Investor in People Platinum certification image
NMBS achieves Investor in People Platinum certification
NMBS has been awarded the Platinum standard of the Investors in People accreditation, in recognition of its culture of support and leadership.
Dates announced for 2021 NMBS Exhibition image
Dates announced for 2021 NMBS Exhibition
NMBS has announced new dates for the 2021 NMBS Exhibition, which it hopes will once again allow NMBS members and suppliers to meet, network and make deals to advance their businesses.
 NMBS announces virtual Exhibition image
NMBS announces virtual Exhibition
The event will give its independent merchant members the chance to interact with suppliers, purchase stock, and find out about the very latest products.
NMBS and WernerCo unite to promote  dropshipping via OnePlace Portal image
NMBS and WernerCo unite to promote dropshipping via OnePlace Portal
WernerCo is the latest Supplier to join the NMBS OnePlace B2B platform, which gives NMBS Members the ability to order product online quickly and easily.
OnePlace evolution makes it even easier to order online with NMBS image
OnePlace evolution makes it even easier to order online with NMBS
The vision for NMBS OnePlace is for it to become the main trading platform for the exchange of all documentation linked to a purchase order.
New Apple products join offers on NMBS Professional Points scheme  image
New Apple products join offers on NMBS Professional Points scheme
A new range of Apple products including the popular iPad Pro and MacBook Air are now available to merchants through the National Merchant Buying Society’s (NMBS) Professional Points scheme.
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NMBS to no longer accept paper documents
NMBS will no longer be accepting paper documents as of 1st September. This decision has been made as part of the buying society’s review of its processes and procedures following the COVID-19 outbreak, as it takes further steps to safeguard and protect its employees.
NMBS named a CRASH Fundraising Champion image
NMBS named a CRASH Fundraising Champion
The buying society has been recognised as going above and beyond to carry out fundraising between March 2019 and April 2020
NMBS takes to the Clouds with latest IT project image
NMBS takes to the Clouds with latest IT project
NMBS has increased the security of its IT systems and sped up its accounts access for members by moving all its IT infrastructure to Cloud storage.
Full speed ahead for Conference plans image
Full speed ahead for Conference plans
Andy Hextall, Commercial Director at NMBS, reveals details of the 2020 NMBS All-Industry Conference and what delegates can expect from their visit to Sorrento.
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Immerse yourself in liquid thinking in Sorrento
NMBS has announced the first of the speakers who will take to the stage at the NMBS All-Industry Conference in June. Delegates can expect to be fascinated by the mysteries of change psychology.
NMBS increases discretionary credit limit for its members image
NMBS increases discretionary credit limit for its members
NMBS has made the decision to increase the discretionary credit limit for its merchant members to £3 million – double the previous limit of £1.5 million.
Looking back as NMBS moves forward image
Looking back as NMBS moves forward
It was another fantastic year for NMBS in 2019, as the Buying Society continued to grow despite a challenging market. BMN spoke to Managing Director Chris Hayward to find out more.
NMBS upgrades Direct Debit service image
NMBS upgrades Direct Debit service
NMBS members will now find it even easier to pay their monthly accounts via Direct Debit, thanks to recent upgrades to the Buying Society’s account facilities.


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