Trusted plumbing and heating suppliers for the trade and consumers with over 370 UK branches
Highbourne Group is the industry leader in plumbing, heating and renewable energy market in the UK. With over 40+ years of experience, and a commitment to innovation and sustainable growth, we are the partner for today and tomorrow, for our trade, retail and corporate customers.
370 branches across the UK
8 of the sector's most familiar names
290 Bathroom Showroom retail locations
Our people & purpose
3,250 knowledgable colleagues
2.5m customer transactions per year
71% market penetration of UK installers
26 new branches (2022/2023)
2 businesses acquired (2022/2023)
500k quality products available
Supply chain excellence
670k sq. ft national Distribution Centre
100m products dispatched nationwide annually
24hr operations, 6 days a week
Operating online and across 370 branches throughout the UK, our businesses serve the trade, contractor and consumer markets. They combine a rich history of experience, knowledge, and customer loyalty with a focus on becoming the go-to partner for renewable energy technologies.
With 8 leading brands supplying and supporting plumbing, heating and electrical engineers across the UK, life at Highbourne Group is varied and dynamic. We are committed to developing an inclusive and welcoming culture, and believe our differences can make us stronger.
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Our acquisition strategy and commitment to innovate is vital to our future success. In the last 12 months we have added two businesses to our portfolio, Plumbworld, a leading online retailer and Fault Finder, a digital boiler diagnostic tool, with a new online service set for launch in the Summer of 2023.
City Plumbing appoints Dominic Sarkar as Commercial Director
City Plumbing has welcomed Dominic Sarkar as its Commercial Director. Sarkar brings over 20 years of experience in product and category management, the last seven of which were within the merchant sector.
As Commercial Director, Sarkar will be instrumental in maintaining strong supplier relationships for the UK’s leading plumbing and heating merchant, with a focus on unlocking the best possible value and benefits for its customers. Sarkar also aims to continue the drive forward for new product development and foster a culture of continuous improvement within the Commercial team, working closely with sales and trading colleagues.