BiKBBI News

Education Officer Appointed

BiKBBI welcomes Education Officer The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI), confirmed the appointment of its new Education Officer, Stephanie Gray (pictured). Stephanie will be responsible for driving the organisations education...

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New tech for members

New tech for BiKBBI members The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) today welcomed new sponsor New Way International, who are UK Distributor for Bullitt Group, global device liecensee for Caterpillar who supply a wide range of rugged...

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VitrA join BiKBBI

VitrA become latest BiKBBI Sponsor The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI), confirmed today that bathroom manufacturer VitrA has become the latest premium KBB brand to support the organisation. VitrA is part of the Eczacıbaşı Group,...

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BiKBBI partners with Worldpay

BiKBBI partner with Worldpay The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) announced a new relationship with the leading global payment processing giant, Worldpay. The partnership will provide BiKBBI members access to enhanced payment...

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Skills gap crisis is damaging future development

Skills gap crisis: Speaking at an Essex Chamber of Commerce event at South Essex College today, BiKBBI Patron, Member of Parliament and Aprenticeship Ambassador Stephen Metcalfe said that the "skills gap crisis is damaging our future development", urging the UK to...

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“Modernise or die”

"Modernise or die"  Pricing is the biggest deterrent for installers when it comes to working with a KBB retailer, according to Damian Walters (pictured). Speaking at the kbbreview Retail and Design Conference at kbb Birmingham, the BiKBBI chief executive said that in...

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BiKBBI Birmingham show guide

kbb Birmingham: BiKBBI show guide kbb Birmingham is the UK's number one exhibition for the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom industry, taking place at The NEC Birmingham between the 4th and 7th March 2018. The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation...

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BiKBBI unveil programme for KBB Birmingham

KBB Birmingham: BiKBBI Programme (T125) KBB Birmingham 2018: The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation is pleased to confirm its programme for KBB Birmingham 2018 - A series of talks at their mini auditorium (Stand T125) that is focused on a...

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BiKBBI welcomes PM’s statement

BiKBBI welcomes PM's stance on vocational education During a speech on Monday in Derbyshire, PM Theresa May reassured business leaders that they will not suffer skills shortages as a result of Brexit. She placed expansion of vocational education at the heart of a new...

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BiKBBI at KBB18

BiKBBI at KBB18 kbb Birmingham is the UK’s largest gathering of the world’s best kitchen, bedroom and bathroom brands, and the established industry gathering. The 2018 event will see a dedicated installer zone (Stand T125), hosted by The British Institute of Kitchen,...

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Positive outlook for 2018

Positive outlook for 2018 The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom Installation held its annual stakeholder event yesterday, attended by members, retail partners and associates. The event focussed on the organisation's development throughout 2017 and...

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BiKBBI Insurance Services Launched

BiKBBI Insurance Services Launched BiKBBI launch Insurance Services. The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) today launched an exciting new insurance service which provides a wide range of robust commercial insurance products to the...

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Häfele join BiKBBI

Häfele join BiKBBI Häfele UK join impressive portfolio of BiKBBI corporate sponsors. At its Annual Stakeholder Event today, The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) unveiled industry giant Häfele UK as its latest corporate sponsor....

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Installer Magazine (Issue 12) OUT NOW!

The Installer Magazine (Issue 12) The Installer Magazine (January 2018) is out now: This month... EK&B Business Awards:LSI Interiors scoops Installer Of The Year award SKILLS SHORTAGE:Can KBB retailers afford not to take this situation seriously? SPONSOR NEWS:Hafele...

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Join the charity challenge

A very unique challenge Has overindulging during the festive season already left you feeling in need of some much needed exercise? The Furniture Makers’ Company, the furnishing industry’s charity, invites you to join them and 2 Rifles, the Company’s military...

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Education update

Education update The BiKBBI Education Committee met again this week, as the organisation edged closer to the launch of its Academy, planned for September this year. Delegates from a number of high profile retailers, including B&Q, Bathstore, John Lewis, Wickes and...

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Sluggish growth forecast for UK economy

Sluggish growth forecast for UK economy The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) predict a "sluggish 2018" for economic growth. According to their Monthly Economic Review, January 2018, The BCC state that, taken together, December’s data suggest that the UK economic...

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A message from our CEO

A message from our Chief Executive Firstly, I wanted to pass on my sincere thanks to our members, sponsors, partners, supporters and followers for yet another positive year for the organisation. I also want to take this opportunity to personally thank our senior...

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