MKM News
April 26, 2016

It’s official – MKM sign exclusive deal with Kingspan Insulation

In a landmark deal for building merchant history, we’re now partnered with Kingspan Insulation as our exclusive supplier of Polyisocyanurate (PIR) insulation.

It’s a real first for the industry – the agreement means we will exclusively supply the Kingspan product from our UK wide branch network.

Kingspan products are in high demand in the construction industry, and we’re proud to have secured the product.

Notably is The Kingspan Therma® range – it’s extremely thermally efficient, making it the ideal material to help builders maximise the sustainability and energy efficiency of residential and commercial developments.

Kingspan Insulation – part of Kingspan Group – is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of PIR insulation, meaning the deal will enable us to create bespoke solutions for building projects of all types and sizes.

Stephen Bennett, our senior product manager is delighted to be able enhance our offering to customers. He said:

“Kingspan came to us with the full package,”

“They are a market leader with a premium brand and a premium product, but we have also negotiated a service package that really puts our customers at an advantage.

“We will stock a lot of the products in branch, but our arrangement with Kingspan means we have immediate access to a whole range of PIR products. Our ability to access these easily means we can get it to our customers efficiently and quickly outperforming other builders’ merchant.”

Richard Burnley, Managing Director of Kingspan Insulation, is also delighted to have become the exclusive supplier of PIR building insulation to our network.

He said: “This partnership will provide customers with easy access to the high performance Kingspan Therma range, backed with our extensive technical support service, including an online knowledge base, making it simple to select the right product and thickness for each job.

“Our lightweight, easy-to-handle therma range of products are known throughout the industry for providing excellent thermal performance with a much reduced thickness when compared with traditional products such as mineral fibre.

“We are sure customers will appreciate the benefits these products can bring to a wide range of applications.”