As part of my plan MERCHANTS are the key to turning the UK’s Home Improvement Market around and I’m now reaching out to merchants/suppliers and asking for them to simply show their support for what I’m trying to achieve to change our industry.
Consumer confidence is at an all time low when looking for a tradesperson, which is having a devastating impact on the industry. This is backed up by the statistics below:
The statistics below clearly show that things have got to change before it really is to late. Tradespeople do need more help and support and this is something that I’m currently working on.
The construction industry has the highest rate of suicides than any other profession.
The number of failures within the UK’s construction sector increased by 73% in 2018.
SMEs face £40 billion a year in unpaid invoices. Prompt payment is an ethical issue.
UK faces growing skilled tradespeople crisis as tradespeople are choosing other professions.
I have recently launched Recommend & Share, our partner platform, to the electrical sector of merchants, and they’ve been kind enough to show their support for what I’m trying to achieve in our industry.
I have approached a number of charities and made them aware of my plans and they have been kind enough to show their support.
The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity is happy to be supporting Garry Lewis and the Recommend & Share platform, helping to create a better and safer environment for everybody involved in this industry.
eic are proud to be supporting Garry Lewis and the Recommend & Share platform
Band of Builders supporting Garry Lewis and his plans to help change our industry and create a better environment