I'm pleased to share with you our first Payment Practices and Performance Report. This report covers the reporting period 1st January 2018 to 30th June 2018. In this report we provide data for six of our legal entities – all of whom meet the threshold to report their data.
Mike Chaldecott, General Delegate of Saint-Gobain in the UK & Ireland
Saint-Gobain in the UK is a large and complex organisation, employing more than 17,000 colleagues across 35 separate businesses. We have six legal entities that fall within the scope for reporting their payment practices and performance. To help you to follow the report easily we have provided the data in a consistent order with data presented starting with our largest entity [Jewson Limited] to our smallest [Artex Limited].
The below mandatory calculations must be shown, these include:
Including the following businesses and departments: Jewson, one of the UK’s largest sustainable timber and builders’ merchant, Graham, Minster, George Boyd, Neville Lumb, Priority Plumbing and our Shared Services departments are also included within this legal entity. This entity has in excess of 750 branches across the country. 9183 colleagues
SGGUK manufactures flat coated and laminated glass. Glassolutions transforms and processes flat glass and installs, repairs and refurbishes flat glass products in commercial and domestic properties. Swisspacer manufacture warm edge spacer bars to insulate the edges of an energy efficient sealed glass unit. 1992 colleagues
Including the following businesses: Calders & Grandidge, Chadwicks, CTD, Frazer, Gibbs & Dandy, Ideal Bathrooms, IDS, International Timber & Pasquill. This entity has in excess of 200 branches across the country. 3457 colleagues
Saint-Gobain Limited’s represents Saint-Gobain in the UK and Ireland and provides a management services to the Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland businesses.
Comprised of Shared Service and Head Office functions including: Finance, IT, HR, Communications, Legal and other professional services. 306 colleagues
Including the following businesses: British Gypsum, Weber, Celotex, Saint-Gobain PAM, Formula and Ecophon – these businesses represent some of the most trusted and respected in the construction sector manufacturing plaster and plasterboard products, technical mortars and high performance insulation. 2,336 colleagues
Artex Limited is a leading distributor of construction products for repair, maintenance and improvement projects, including plasters, fillers, plasterboards and tools. 80 colleagues