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Manufacturers' Services

We offer a wide range of services to help building product manufacturers market their products to professional specifiers. These include:

Specifinder: Specifinder is the product directory of The Building Centre. It is used by top architectural practices as a preferred and trusted base from which to find the product information that serious specifiers need. We build on our internationally recognised programme of talks and exhibitions so as to be a trusted source for all sectors of the built environment. That’s why Specifinder is a natural place to promote building products. 

Innovation in Materials Ealert: Have an amazing new product, project or innovation you want to promote? Then our alerts are a great way to reach the 50,000 subscribed built environment professionals who use us to learn about new developments in the industry. Contact productalerts@buildingcentre.co.uk for more information. 

Thought Leadership Campaigns: Designed to align and highlight you as the thought leader in the built environments major topics, generate you leads and unique networking opportunities along with a lasting campaign. Be at the heart of the built environment with a focused multi channel month long campaign with lasting year ownership of topics utilising our events, digital, social and print options. Get in touch to find our more

Market Research: The Building Centre offers a comprehensive and specialist service both to UK and to overseas companies relating to market information, research and business development within the UK construction industry.

Overseas Exhibtions: As an Accredited Trade Organisation supported by UK Trade and Investment, The Building Centre along with Construction Products Association have secured valuable funding from UK Trade & Investment to assist eligible building material producers to penetrate overseas markets. 

Training Courses: The Building Centre provides construction Industry training courses and workshops in collaboration with Competitive Advantage, Just Practising and Pritesh Patel. The one day training courses focus on sales and marketing for building products and services companies.