1st Mar 2016

TradePoint (B&Q), one of our suppliers on the Tools, Fasteners, Fixings, Adhesives and Ironmongery framework Tools, Fasteners, Fixings, Adhesives and Ironmongery framework is currently running a time limited offer on discontinued kitchen unit carcasses which may be of interest if you use them as part of a course. To find out more about this offer, or on any of their current deals, please contact Jason Field (Business to Business Cluster Manager) on [email protected] or 07800 965 136. CPC members can apply for a TradePoint card and view products online which show your dedicated pricing. Apply for a card by emailing your request to [email protected] . This card can then be linked by registering the card at

TradePoint (B&Q) are one of seven suppliers on this framework:

  • Eriks Industrial Services Ltd
  • Joseph Gleave & Son
  • Ridgeons Ltd
  • Screwfix Direct
  • The Hand & Power Tool Centre
  • TradePoint (B & Q)
  • Tilgear

  • The framework was awarded in September 2014 and runs until 31st August 2017, with a possible extension until 2018. The framework offers a range of workshop supplies including hand tools, power tools, fasteners, fixings, adhesives and ironmongery to our member institutions. It is aimed at members who run academic workshops and estates departments and / or any other relevant course run by our member institutions.

    With the exception of Ridgeons who can only deliver to the mainland, the other suppliers are able to deliver nationwide.

    Please read the user guide before using the framework (Tools, Fasteners, Fixings, Adhesives and Ironmongery framework) and remember to take advantage of the Quote Tool to make it easy to obtain quotes from the suppliers through a simple online form.

    For further information on this framework please contact the contract manager, Sheila Smith, at [email protected].