We help our independent merchant members:

Our team, systems and deals help our Partners to be more efficient, accurate and competitive, continuously saving you time and money

Improve your margins and expand into new product areas through NBG vast range of suppliers’ superior trading terms

Join NBG’s experience, expertise and commitment: we share information, contacts and best practice, and combine buying power to the mutual advantage of all of our Partners

Our open and friendly culture means our Partners share ideas and advice, and are equally supported by NBG’s professional and efficient dedicated central back office team

About NBG

The only Independent Buying Group with true national coverage
Formed in 2003, NBG is the Premier Buying Group for independent merchants. We are a successful partnership of independent merchants located throughout the UK. Our members collectively improve profitability and opportunities for their individual businesses by committing to buy products together, whilst providing an efficient route to market for suppliers.
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