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Online e-commerce site features new time saving tools

November 2019, the online builders’ merchant, has incorporated a suite of business tools into its trade website. These new features add time-saving functionality for builders and trade customers in an aim to bring the latest technology and innovation to the sector.

The new business tools added to have been designed specifically to meet the needs of builders and professional contractors by giving them the functionality to build tailored customer quotes online and add multiple site and customer addresses, as well as allowing additional buyers from their team  to be added. It also offers trade businesses the ability to have clear and transparent monitoring of quarterly and annual spend on materials to ensure cost recovery.

The trade superstore, which was launched last August, already has 75,000 products from 380 suppliers and is believed to offer the largest online selection of building materials to construction firms in the UK.

“ is more than simply an online shop, it has become a vital business management tool for our customers,” says Rob Martin, Trade Manager.  “As well as saving time and money by removing the need to go back and forth to collect materials, customers told us they also wanted the platform to offer specific features to help them to run their businesses more effectively.”

“With our deep understanding of the construction trade, we were able to work with our web developers to incorporate a number of time-saving features which would help builders in their day to day business. It’s all part of our mission to be a positive disruptor within the building industry,” explain Martin.

Andy Dunkley, CEO of, added: “We’ve been listening and thinking about what other functions of business our services touch, and we’re adding these management tools to take a load off the customer’s mind, and help them speed up the admin and management of individual projects, so helping their overall business to run more smoothly and efficiently.”

As well as the convenience of delivery direct to building sites across the country, customers of can benefit from trade credit, exclusive discounts, rebates and rewards. The trade site combines the products available from all of the other five CMO superstores in one multi-functional site.

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