The PHG buying group has announced that Sussex Plumbing Supplies will join the membership from 1 January, 2017.

Founded in 2000 by Glenn Vinall, Sussex Plumbing Supplies has grown significantly and now operates from six branches in and around East Sussex.

David Pochin, chairman of the PHG buying group, said: “We are extremely pleased to welcome Glenn and his team to PHG. The company will bring commitment, energy and experience to the PHG table, and it recognises and values the opportunities in which the membership offers to support the continuing growth of its business.”

Glenn Vinall, managing director of Sussex Plumbing Supplies, added: “We are excited at the prospect of working with our new colleagues. We acknowledge the group represents the strongest independents in the sector whose ethos combines scale with working together to follow the purchasing direction given by the group.”