Join The IPG

As a merchant

  • Independent businesses

  • Nationwide coverage

  • Expert advice

  • Competitive pricing

  • Best brands

  • In-depth knowledge

The IPG is a healthy membership organisation, with over 200 member locations and 90+ suppliers, it is constantly evolving & growing.

We believe that the Independent Merchant should have a voice and a better chance to compete in the market given all the challenges facing you today.

We strive to improve the position of The IPG members by using the strength, knowledge, skills and resources available within the group.

The IPG is determined to help members to accomplish sustainable growth by competing more effectively and efficiently against competitors. Creating greater synergy across all The IPG members' sales and marketing channels, offering expert advice, great offers and business tools alongside bucket loads of inspiration.

We are The IPG and we are stronger together.

  • Being part of The IPG family of independent merchants has given us the opportunity to work on a different level with many suppliers and manufacturers. The ability to discuss business models with The IPG and other members also helps to freshen the mindset and think outside of the box more regularly.

    – Dorchester Plumbing

  • Joining The IPG has enabled Newline Constructional Supplies Limited to focus in on its purchasing potential. It has grown our profit margin due to better discounts and increased rebates with suppliers whilst also identifying other key suppliers to do business with to enable further growth.

    – Newline Constructional Supplies Limited

  • There are clear benefits of joining and working with The IPG. Our Brand selection has greatly increased. We have made small adjustments to our Bathroom Showroom and Trade stock which has not only helped us increase Business, but made us Substantially more profitable!

    – Rowland Tysoe

  • Since working with The IPG we have seen a significant increase in our gross profit margins, coupled together with the rebates that can easily be achieved, it has proved to be a great decision to become a member.

    – Unique Plumbing Supplies