Travis Perkins is a British builders' merchant and home improvement retailer established in 1988, and based in Northampton.
The chain has 1,900 outlets and employs more than 24,000 people around the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The company sells a whole host of products including general building materials, hand and power tools, landscaping materials and tools, painting and decorating materials, timber, joists, kitchens and bathrooms.
Travis Perkins sells to both business customers and retail customers, and its stores often consist of a builders' yard and retail store, and large vans and trucks offer a delivery service for larger items. The company has a number of acquisitions including Tile Giant and Wickes.