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The latest edition of Timber Forum News, a free magazine for timber and builder merchants published by the Builders' Merchants Federation and the Timber Trade Federation, is now available online. Inside you will find articles on the launch of the a new report on how timber...

Incisive decisions As the Timber Trade Federation moves forward its ‘Treated Timber you can Trust’ campaign to inform and educate buyers of treated timber products, producers are also investing in systems to improve the uptake of timber treatments within the timber itself.  Incising fence posts so...

Leading timber importer discusses Brexit impacts with MP Roofing batten importer SR Timber was amongst a group of leading business figures including Confederation of British Industry (CBI) representatives who outlined the stark difficulties  and impacts surrounding the current Brexit impasse.  SR Timber’s Trading Director Shaun Revill revealed the...

Looking back: November 2018 Timber Forum The November 2019 Timber Forum was kindly hosted at the BMF Regional Centre of Excellence at John A Stephens builders’ merchants in Nottingham.  Some 38 delegates attended.  Norman Evans of FW Morgan, introduced and chaired the session, which included a...

Future opportunities in the wood supply chain We look into the future of timber supply with the BMF and Home Builders Federation David Hopkins, Timber Trade Federation Softwood suppliers in Scandinavia and beyond are starting to look at more efficient ways of utilising their wood raw materials. ...

Changing the world of timber through education and training Nelson Mandela was right when he said that education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.  Both the Timber Trade  Federation and the Builders Merchants Federation have now refreshed their timber training ...

Looking back: November 2018 Timber Forum The November 2019 Timber Forum was kindly hosted at the BMF Regional Centre of Excellence at John A Stephens builders’ merchants in Nottingham. Some 38 delegates attended. Norman Evans of FW Morgan, introduced and chaired the session, which included a...

The Timber Trade Federation, in collaboration with the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF), has produced the fifth edition of Timber Forum News, the magazine specifically designed for timber merchants. Timber Forum News explores the latest trends in timber and wood-based products market with the aim of promoting best...

The BMF's Winter 2018 Timber Forum will take place at the Green Energy Centre, Nottingham on Tuesday 27th November 2018. The Forum will cover a range of topics that would be top of most timber directors minds. The event is organised by the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF), in...