The day has finally arrived, Galashiels is now open! Branch Director Bob Hogarth is delighted to welcome customers through the doors of the new site this morning.
The branch launch will be celebrated with a series of events and competitions. As well as free bacon butties during the launch fortnight, those spending over £1000 in-branch will have the opportunity to win a cement mixer or DeWalt Combi Drill set.
Bob Hogarth, Branch Director at the Netherdale Industrial Estate site, said: “The team here are delighted to have the opportunity to show everyone in Galashiels and the surrounding area what MKM is all about.
The week starts with big names including Hanson Cement, Robeslee & Ibstock. We’ll have lots of product info and hot deals! The 15th November is drainage day. We have manhole covers from £30 with Savage who will also be doing a guess the weight competition with some great prizes! Aco & Polypipe will also be showing off their latest products with demos & info.
On Wednesday the 16th November we have plasterboard and insulation suppliers including Siniat, Kingspan, Superglass, Snickers & Proctors – all with great raffle prizes on the go. Superglass will be giving away a £50 voucher and Proctors will be giving away Whisky! Siniat also have a fantastic Golf Simulator in branch so come and give it your best shot to try and win a Four Ball at Slaley Hall Golf and Country Club!
On Thursday we’ll have a Fakro ladder on offer, the Velux roadshow vehicle on site, a Jeldwen darts competition and a Dewalt drill up for grabs. XL Joinery, Archwood, Crystal UPVC & Carlisle Brass will also be attending to answer any product questions you may have.
Finishing off the first week with timber – not to be missed! Join Egger, James Jones, ITW and Reisser for a great day. Toolbank will also be here with a huge tool chest packed full of prizes! Crack the code on the padlock to win everything!
We hope you all welcome the team to the local area and if you are interested in opening an account at the new Galashiels branch please complete the form here and we will be in touch.