Builders' merchants' sales reflect continued growth throughout the third quarter of 2017.
Average sales a day were up nearly 7% compared to Q3 2016 and up 4.9% year to date. Kitchens & Bathrooms and Ironmongery were the top performers.
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Source: GfK Builders' Merchant Point of Sale Tracking Data July 2014 - September 2017.