Our business

Our Distribution Division has market-leading retail positions in New Zealand and Australia, thanks to a relentless focus on customer service.

The Distribution Division employs over 6,000 people through more than 400 sites across the Tasman.  

Its businesses includes household name retail chains, such as PlaceMakers and Mico in New Zealand and Tradelink in Australia, as well as steel distribution businesses in both countries, including Fletcher Steel in New Zealand and Stramit in Australia.

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Our Distribution businesses


Distribution - Calder Stewart Roofing
Calder Stewart Roofing

Calder Stewart Roofing is a leading supplier of premium grade roofing, cladding and spouting materials and products, designed and tested for New Zealand settings and environments. Their roofing products have been installed in prominent landmark buildings in New Zealand, including Wellington’s Te Papa Museum, the Invercargill Velodrome, and Auckland’s Sky City Convention Centre.

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Distribution - Dimond

With over 50 years of experience, Dimond understand the importance of style and substance. They offer one of the largest product ranges of any roofing manufacturer in New Zealand using well known suppliers such as ColorCote, Colorsteel and Zincalume. Dimond offer a range of roofing, cladding, rainwater, flooring and structural solutions.

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Distribution - Easysteel

For over 90 years, Easysteel has been supplying the New Zealand market with the world's leading steel products, made to the highest possible quality and with outstanding service.

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Distribution - Forman Building Systems
Forman Building Systems

Established in 1913, Forman Building Systems has been delivering energy efficient quality environments for over 100 years. They is New Zealand’s largest specialist marketer and distributor of ceilings and interior wall systems; thermal and acoustic insulation; and passive fire protection products. They represent leading manufacturers from both New Zealand and around the world and provide national coverage with local representation in four branches strategically located in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington and Christchurch. Forman has a market leading offer for the commercial and residential building and interior fit out markets with suspended ceiling systems, steel partition and aluminium suite wall systems, thermal and acoustic insulation and passive fire protection solutions, along with industrial and marine insulation.

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Distribution - Fletcher Reinforcing
Fletcher Reinforcing

Fletcher Reinforcing supplies the reinforcing steel and reinforcing mesh that provides greater strength to concrete foundations and structures as well as time-saving Max Frank stay in place formwork solutions to cut concrete pour project times in half. In addition, Fletcher Reinforcing also provides onsite placing services to assist with large scale projects.

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Distribution - Fletcher Wire Products
Fletcher Wire Products

Fletcher Wire Products brings together Fletcher Steel's well-established fencing brands, Cyclone Wire, NZ Wire, and Eclipse, supplying and distributing iconic New Zealand wire products.

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Distribution - Mico

Mico has 70 years of experience in providing leading plumbing and bathroom products throughout New Zealand. With 65 stores nationwide, their teams deliver customers with everything they need, from piping and valves to baths, vanities and more. Mico's teams are committed to delivering on their service promise and putting customers first.

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Distribution - Pacific Coilcoaters
Pacific Coilcoaters

ColorCote has been leading New Zealand’s innovation of pre-painted steel and aluminium roofing and cladding products in NZ since 1973.

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Distribution - PlaceMakers

Operating more than 50 branches and 10 Frame & Truss facilities nationwide, PlaceMakers is the first-choice building supplies merchant for New Zealand tradespeople.

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Distribution - Stramit

Stramit is a leading Australian manufacturer of roll-formed steel building products for the Australian residential, commercial, shed and home improvements market. Their products include flooring, formwork, purlins and structural, rainwater roller doors, roofing, speciality products, and wall sheeting and cladding. With a national footprint and local teams covering every state and territory, they deliver steel building and accessory products to plumbing and hardware distributors, installers, builders, steel fabricators and formworkers.

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Distribution - Tasman Sinkware
Tasman Sinkware

Tasman Sinkware, home of the Oliveri brand, is a world-class leader in innovative design and manufacturing. Established in 1947 Oliveri is Australia’s only commercial sink manufacturer and also distributes a Hahnsgrohe tap range, water filtration systems and Quantum Solar Heat Pumps.

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Distribution - Tradelink

With more than 220 branches and 150 years in the industry, Tradelink is Australia's trusted name in plumbing supplies. Stocking a wide range of high quality products from leading manufacturers, combined with a commitment to industry leading customer service, makes Tradelink a market leader. Tradelink provides plumbing solutions to professional plumbers, builders, gas fitters, tradespersons, home renovators and more.

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