Nominations can now be submitted for this year's Builders' Merchants Awards for Excellence.

All nominations will be judged initially by the Builders' Merchants News management team, before a shortlist of finalists are judged by an independent panel of distinguished industry professionals.

The fifteen awards are:

The Awards were first launched nine years ago, and offer merchants a chance to celebrate success and achievements within their industry.

Nominations must be submitted by 3 September, 2010. To submit your nominations, visit

The Awards will be presented at a ceremony on 19 November at the Lancaster Hotel in London.