Our exciting journey to an accelerated profitable growth has started under the ownership of BME.
Operating in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria and Portugal.
Active in the General Builders Merchants, Sanitary, Heating & Plumbing and Do-It-Yourself markets.
We are bme
BME | Building Materials Europe is one of Europe’s leading distributors of building materials. Our success is built on the deep knowledge, professionalism and the can-do attitude of our more than 9,500 employees who deliver what our customers need, where they need it, on time, every single day.
Revenue in 2020 (€ billion)
“The foundation of BME is the start of a new era. Our operating companies across the group will continue to trade under their well-known local brand names, but together, we will now be BME Group.”
Working at BME offers you a great and safe place to work. As Europe’s leading building materials distributor, we are constantly looking for new colleagues to further build and improve our organisation.
GENERAL BUILDERS MERCHANTS (GBM)
Our GBM business supplies building materials to professional contractors and craftsmen. These customers consist of 75% residential, 20% non-residential and 5% infrastructure building projects.
SANITARY, HEATING & PLUMBING (SHAP)
Our SHAP business supplies sanitary-ware and technical installation products to installers, plumbers and heating specialists mailing is the residential new build and renovation segment.
Our DIY business supplies building materials to consumers.
BME Group announces it has reached an agreement, subject to customary competition and foreign investment clearances, to acquire Grupo BMV, a market leading supplier of interior finishing building materials with […]
In a year which was marked by a global pandemic, our highest priority was to protect our employees and customers whilst ensuring that we keep on servicing our customers successfully. […]
BME Group (BME) and the shareholders of the Mahler Group have reached an agreement on the sale of its shares to BME. The Mahler Group, a leading general building materials […]
BME Group announces that it has divested twelve excess real estate assets of its Swiss Operating Company ‘BMS’ (Building Materials Suisse) to five buyers, consisting of HIAG, Swissroc Industrial Opportunities, […]
BME Group enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire Saint Gobain’s building distribution activities in the Netherlands
BME Group announces that it has entered into exclusive negotiations with Saint Gobain in preparation for the acquisition of Saint-Gobain Building Distribution the Netherlands (SGBD NL). SGBD NL is active […]
Strategic initiatives on track Financial results H1 2020 versus H1 2019• Revenue slightly up (+0.4%) to €1,853 million• Normalized EBITDA increased by 3.1% to €124 million• Normalized EBITDA margin increased […]