Huws Gray expands into Cumbria with recent acquisition of Penrith Building Supplies

Following the exciting news of Huws Gray’s recent minority investment from Inflexion we are pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Penrith Building Supplies, Huws Gray’s first acquisition in Cumbria.

Huws Gray now employs 800 employees in 57 trading locations.

Penrith Building Supplies, established in 2002 have built a fantastic reputation in the area and a strong customer base. With a 3.5 acre site stocking everything building related, a well-stocked retail shop and a stylish showroom they have established themselves as a premier builders merchants in the area.

Terry Owen commented on the recent acquisition:

“We’re delighted to complete the recent acquisition of Penrith Building Supplies, they are a well-established business and we’re looking forward to build on the fantastic work that the previous owners have done here. It’s an exciting time for us to expand in to Cumbria and we look forward to working with the trade and public in the area with their project requirements.”