National Buying Group (NBG) has increased its offer for 2021, adding twelve new Suppliers across the Plumbing, Heating & Showrooms, Brick & Block, Tools & Workwear, Civils & Landscaping and Decorating, Hardware & Kitchens categories.

Two of these new Suppliers are ESi Controls and Inta tec. ESi Controls Ltd is one of the UK’s fastest growing designers and manufactures of heating controls, while Inta tec, which launched its heating and plumbing arm three years ago, now covers everything from magnetic filters to thermostatic radiator valves.

The Brick & Block sector is also seeing new additions. Traditional Brick and Stone will be offering Partners bricks, pavers and cast stone products from its nationwide distribution service. Pinnacle Construction Materials, now trading as part of the Breedon Group, supplies blocks, aggregates, asphalt and ready-mixed concrete, as well as specialist building materials. Both new Suppliers are aiming to help NBG Partners increase their offering in 2021.

Toolsaver is one of two new Suppliers to join NBG’s Tools and Workwear category, offering specialism in hand and power tools and accessories as well as access to deals on the sectors top brands. National distributor BIZ Power Tools also joins the category. Specialising in power tools, accessories and specialist equipment, BIZ works with premium brands but doesn’t supply to end users, ensuring there is no competition for Partners’ customers.

The Civils and Landscaping category is seeing significant growth, with the addition of three new Suppliers. Building, landscaping and growing specialist Growtivation will offer products for the commercial and domestic agricultural and horticultural industries. Polypipe Civils, boasts the industry’s widest choice of water management, surface water drainage, sewer and cable protection systems. The final introduction is GRS Building Products, experts in sourcing and supplying construction materials, waste disposal and end-to-end logistics.

Decorating, Hardware and Kitchens is also benefitting from three new arrivals, with PPG Architectural Coatings, Rustins and Axus Decor all joining as Suppliers. PPG will offer paints, coatings and materials, Rustins joins with the results of its research and development in wood finishing, speciality paint and decorating, and Axus Decor offers professional tools designed by decorators to suit the everyday requirements of customers.

Managing Director at NBG, Nick Oates, said: “2020 was a tough year for everyone but we’re excited to be starting 2021 with some exciting new NBG Suppliers. The twelve new additions are spread across several of our categories and will enable our Partners to offer customers new varieties and a broader range of products and goods.

“We have some big plans for NBG in 2021 and we’re looking forward to seeing how these new Suppliers can work collaboratively with our Partners to grow and improve their businesses.”