Category Archives: Expertise


What does reliability mean to you?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Industry News | Posted on 01-04-2014

30786 - Superbrands 2014 AWThose of you that keep a close eye on our blog will know that we’ve been voted a Business Superbrand for 2014. To do this we had to demonstrate our capabilities in a number of key areas. The first was ‘reliability’ and here we explain this in a little more detail.

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Jewson’s Biggest Fan!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community, Jewson Staff / People News | Posted on 03-03-2014

Jewson Wagon Cake

Craig Dixon, Branch Manager at our Kendal branch was busy at his desk recently when he overheard a conversation which amazed him.

A customer was at the counter with her 12 year old son explaining that he had refused to go out with his friends as he knew his mum was coming into Jewson and wanted to come along.

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Jewson Voted a Superbrand!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 27-02-2014

Jewson_Superbrands_ImageWe’re delighted to announce that we’ve been voted a Business Superbrand for 2014, which basically places us among the UK’s strongest business-to-business brands. It’s fantastic news and something we’re very proud of. Read on to find out a little bit more about what this means!  Read full article »

Foundation Plus: What will construction look like in the next 20 years?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise, Fun Stuff!, Training | Posted on 21-02-2014

Foundation Plus Infographic

We have just launched a new tool to highlight the future opportunities in construction and to encourage young adults to pursue a career in the construction industry.

Construction has a primary role to play in the growth of the economy over the next few decades with a wide range of opportunities for skilled tradespeople.

Over the coming months, we’ll be introducing benefits and offers for those who are ready to launch a career in construction. Take a look at our interactive infographic to learn more about the future of construction.

Try out our new timber machine in Canterbury

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Branch Service | Posted on 10-02-2014

Jewson_Canterbury_1Good news for our customers in and around Canterbury – we’ve just invested in a new Six Header Moulder Timber Machine for our Market Way branch in Canterbury. The moulder has considerably increased the amount of timber we can cut and you can rest assured it’s been done accurately and consistently to the measurements you provide.  Read full article »

A Jewson lot of love

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Branch Service | Posted on 22-01-2014

Want some serious brownie points this Valentines Day? We are here to help!  We’re giving away a dozen Interflora red roses and a box of chocolates for FREE to every customer that spends over £500 Exc. VAT on collect orders in any Jewson branches between 13th- 25th January 2014. Read full article »

Have Your Say – Join The Debate!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise, Sustainability | Posted on 09-12-2013

Saint-Gobain, the world leader in habitat and construction markets, are kicking off a series of monthly online debates exploring the most critical issues in construction tomorrow. The first debate starts at 10am and the question up for discussion will be ‘Is there a useful definition of a sustainable building?’  Read full article »