The Bradfords Group
Bradfords is one of the UK’s largest independent suppliers of building materials to the trade. The company has a strong balance sheet, is profitable and has sales of circa £200m.
Founded in 1770 by William Bradford, Bradfords is still a 100% family owned business and has circa 1250 employees. The company has the purchasing power to stock the best quality and widest range of products at competitive prices. There are four trading divisions: Bradfords Building Supplies, Snows Timber, Crendon Timber Engineering and a plumber’s merchant, YPS. Each is run with its own management team. Overarching these three divisions is the group holding company, The Bradfords Group.