July 2012 - HPS are delighted to announce the opening of two branches in the latter part of July.
Click here for the Redhill branch details or here for the Maidenhead branch details.
July 2012 - WiFi Hotspots
January 2012 - £39,619.56 raised for Great Ormond Street Hospital
Kerry Allsop from Ariston hands HPS MD Ron Walker a cheque for £560 for Great Ormond Street which they raised whilst in the HPS room at PHEX Chelsea in November. This has now taken the total raised in 2011 by the staff, customers and suppliers of HPS for the "Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital Charity" to a magnificent £39,619.56. Thank you to everyone who supported us at the many different events around our branches in 2011.
May 2011 - Management Buy Out of Heating Plumbing Supplies Limited.
We are delighted to advise that Heating Plumbing Supplies Limited has been successfully acquired by Heating Plumbing Supplies Group Limited in a £12.88M management buyout of the existing business. Heating Plumbing Supplies Limited is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Heating Plumbing Supplies Group Limited.
Heating Plumbing Supplies Group Limited is totally owned by the staff and management of the company with no outside shareholders.
The successful MBO follows the announcement of record sales and improved company profits for 2010. Sales were £39.6M in 2010 up from £33.3M in 2009. Profits were up over 50% from £1.2M in 2009 to £1.81M in 2010.
Managing Director Ron Walker says "we are delighted to announce such excellent results and to have completed a successful management buyout of the company, we are especially pleased that 50% of our staff have taken the opportunity to invest in the company which reflects the amazing support and dedication the company enjoys from all its staff. We look forward to continuing the successful development of the company following our MBO and will continue to expand our branch network in the coming years where we can find the right people and suitable opportunities. I would also like to thank all our previous shareholders for their magnificent support during the first ten years of HPS."
January 2011 - Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital.
January 2011 - Heating Plumbing Supplies Limited is delighted to advise record sales turnover in 2010 of £39M which is up from £33M in 2009.
"I am delighted to advise we have had another record sales year in 2010 with sales up over 18% on 2009 figures. We are continuing to expand and open new branches where we find the right opportunities and opened branches in Ashford and Chichester during 2010. We anticipate further branch openings in 2011. The key to our continued growth is the fact we offer our customers a very high level of personal service which ensures we provide a real independent alternative to the national merchant groups"
Peter J. Wilson
July 2010 - HPS hold managers meeting at Great Ormond Street
Lindsey Burke of Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital Charity said "The customers, staff and suppliers of HPS have been magnificent in their support of the hospital and we are so grateful for the amazing amounts they have raised already, it was a pleasure to meet all the management team and thank them personally for their superb efforts to date."
March 2010 - HPS Chichester opens Monday 1st March 2010
HPS Chichester opens Monday 1st March 2010, branch details are:
HPS CHICHESTERUnit 6 Chichester Trade Centre,
Tel: 01243 785805
Fax: 01243 787266
Pictured from left to right are: Dave George, Jamie Watts,
Branch Manager Adrian Petch and Tim Cecil.
March 2010 - HPS have raised a record £12,762.51 in 2009
March 2010 - HPS Heating Plumbing Supplies Limited is delighted to announce another year of record sales for 2009.
December 2009 - HPS announces plans to open in a new branch in Chichester, West Sussex in early March 2010.
December 2009: - HPS Ashford opens Monday 4th January 2010
HPS Ashford opens Monday 4th January 2010, branch details are:
HPS ASHFORDUnit E4 Beaver Business Park
Tel: 01233 668660
Fax: 01233 664761
Pictured from left to right are: Guy Tinsley, branch manager Paul Hamilton and Chris Gale.
October 2009 - New branch in Ashford
September 2009 - Launch of the online store
April 2009 - HPS announce new branches to open in May
HPS Poole - Opens Tuesday 5th May
Unit 7 Phase 1
Poole Trade Park
Tel: 01202 749808
Fax: 01202 740057
Branch Manager: Jason Fleming
HPS Christchurch - Opens Monday 18th May
Unit 4 Avon Trading Park
Tel: 01202 483372
Fax: 01202 478140
Branch Manager: Chris Giles
March 2009 - HPS announce record sales and two new branches to open in Dorset
January 2009 - record £12,320.07 in 2008 for our chosen charity, "Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital"
We would like to thank all our customers, suppliers and staff for their help and assistance in raising this splendid total for such a worthy cause.
December 2008 - HPS Lymington
Despite the current climate, Sales Director Peter Wilson predicts 2008 sales will be in excess of £30M and continued expansion is planned with an additional branch due to open in Lymington, Hampshire, in early January 2009.
Unit 733 Ampress Lane,
Tel: 01590 675589 - Fax: 01590 670610
December 2008 - Ron Walker
November 2008 - HPS Wandsworth
Unit 3 Sergeant Industrial Estate,
102 Garratt Lane,
Tel: 0208 871 3994 - Fax: 0208 874 8080 The branch is managed by Ernie Salter who will be well known in the local area
July 2008 - HPS Sittingbourne
HPS is delighted to announce that a new branch, HPS Sittingbourne will open on Monday 14th July. The branch will be managed by Tony West (left) and the assistant manager is Melvyn Holland (right).
HPS SittingbourneUnit D8 Trinity Trading Estate
Mill Way, Sittingbourne
Tel: 01795 518560
Fax: 01795 430300
March 2008 - HPS announce record sales and profits for 2007
February 2008 - We are delighted to advise HPS Epsom will open for trading on Monday 25th February.
Longmead Industrial Estate
Tel: 01372 730222
Fax: 01372 730333
December 2007 - HPS Would like to thank all our customers, suppliers and staff who have helped raise a massive £11,000 in 2007 for our chosen charity "Great Ormond Street Hospital Childrens Charity".
October 2007 - Richard Pomeroy joins HPS
October 2007 - Two new branches opening
We are delighted to announce that we are planning to open two new branches.
HPS Portsmouth will open in late November 2007 and will be managed by Peter Aird (see right) who is promoted from assistant manager at HPS Fareham. The address is below:
Unit E12 Voyager Park
Branch Manager: Peter Aird
Tel: 02392 650600
Fax: 02392 653554
HPS Epsom will open in February 2008 and will be managed by Nick Walker currently assistant manager at HPS Croydon.