NBC strengthens head office team

Date: February 12, 2024Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has announced two new recruits to its head office team. Helen Skidmore joins the National Distribution Network (NDN) team as customer services supervisor, taking over day-to-day […]

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Six more wholesalers join NBC

Date: January 30, 2024Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has recruited six new members: Precision Wholesale, based in Liverpool; Prime Cash & Carry, of Barking, London; Global Brand Supplies, of Thurrock; Tastebuds, of Upminster, Essex; […]

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NBC sponsorship helps raise funds for cancer charity

Date: September 26, 2023Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium’s sponsorship of a local community golf day and raffle helped to raise £1,000 for Cancer Research UK. The Arthingworth Open was played at The Cold Ashby Golf […]

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NBC boosts group revenue and profits and declares a dividend

Date: August 16, 2023Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has announced that group revenue rose to £27.3 million and group profits rose by over 60% in 2022. In addition, membership grew and is continuing to […]

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NBC networking event highlights further growth opportunities

Date: June 13, 2023Leave a comment

A golf day and networking event held by National Buying Consortium (NBC) at The Whittlebury Park Hotel near Silverstone enabled members and suppliers to understand the opportunities that exist for […]

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NBC appoints Elenie Abbott as consortium trading manager

Date: May 15, 2023Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has appointed Elenie Abbott as consortium trading manager, supporting the group’s relationships with suppliers. Formerly purchasing manager at The Essential Housewares Company, Abbott (pictured) has also […]

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National Buying Consortium hits £100 million in revenues

Date: May 4, 2023Leave a comment

In less than four years since its formation, National Buying Consortium (NBC) has hit a significant milestone – £100 million in revenues generated by the group on behalf of its […]

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Candy Hero signs up to NBC

Date: April 12, 2023Leave a comment

Bradford-based wholesaler Candy Hero has joined National Buying Consortium (NBC). Established in 2008 by two brothers with a mission to sell imported caffeinated mints and chewing gum, Candy Hero is […]

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NBC appoints Caroline Barr as business development manager

Date: October 28, 2022Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has appointed Caroline Barr as business development manager, reporting directly to managing director David Lunt. Barr (pictured) was formerly a national account manager for the out-of-home […]

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NBC increases revenues by 25% to £750 million

Date: October 17, 2022Leave a comment

National Buying Consortium (NBC) has announced that its revenues have grown by 25% to £750 million in the past year. Speaking at the group’s AGM, managing director David Lunt reported […]

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