The deadline to get nominations in for the Builders’ Merchants Awards 2019 is Friday 30 August 2019, so now is the time to enter.

With 22 categories to choose from, the Builders’ Merchants Awards celebrate achievement and shine a spotlight on success in the merchant sector.

Jill Hammond, Marketing Manager of Coomers, winners of Showroom of the Year 2018 said: “It was terrific to be recognised for all our hard work. A wonderful boost and an amazingly proud day for all our staff. There’s no feeling quite like winning a Builders’ Merchants Award.”

There have been some changes to categories for 2019, to make sure everyone in the industry gets a chance to shine. New categories include: Lightside Showroom of the Year, Kitchen & Bathroom Showroom of the Year, Independent Merchant Achiever of the Year and National Merchant Achiever of the Year. You can view the full list of categories and the criteria here:

Those finalists shortlisted for each category will be invited to attend the prestigious event itself, at the London Hilton on Park Lane. Proclaimed as ‘the must-attend event in the industry calendar’, attendees are invited to a champagne reception, a three-course lavish lunch and post-event drinks, for a day of celebration and networking with over 750 peers in the merchant industry.

The Builders’ Merchants Awards are the culmination of a years’ hard work, taking place on Friday 22 November 2019. To nominate yourself, your company or your colleagues in the industry visit

The Builders’ Merchants Awards is in partnership with the BMF, and sponsored by some of the biggest names in the merchant sector. Visit to see who they are.