We’re very proud to be preferred suppliers to NMBS members and to be able to offer them exclusive offers to meet their specific requirements.


We’ve worked with NMBS and some of their members for over 10 years and provide NMBS with their phone systems too.

“We’ve been a client of Active Voice & Data for years and are happy to recommend them to our members who require any help with their telecommunication requirements.”
Jamie Freer, IT Manager, NMBS Ltd

We work with Builders Merchants all over the UK using the latest technologies in Unified Communications, Hosted Communications, Business Internet and Phone Systems. We have developed a complete business communications package specifically for Merchants.

  • No or minimum upfront costs
  • Easy to set up and manage as it’s just one payment per month
  • A range of handsets to choose from
  • No limit of number of handsets or lines required
  • Cloud based

Merchant Voice a complete Business Communications Solution from £15 per month*

To support the growing trend for flexible working, Merchant Voice is a complete communications service that provides an extensive range of fixed and mobile telephony capabilities via an easy-to-use web portal.

Merchant Voice is simple to access, no installation costs & easy set-up! Suitable for any sized Builders Merchants looking to improve productivity, increase collaborative team working, attract more diverse talent and speed up business decisions.

Merchant Voice offers:

Online chat between users, reducing email inefficiencies

Create a collaborative experience using visual communication from mobile or desktop app.

Shows personal status such as ‘available’, ‘busy’, ‘meeting’, ‘away’ that helps determine the best way to communicate

Multi-party collaboration, a fully managed conferencing space for voice, video and sharing documents

The full telephony feature set and service including bundled minutes

To take advantage of this business communications solution from as little as £15 per month*, call us on 01226 704610 for more details or to discuss your requirements.

*Merchant Voice license prices start from £15.00 per user, per calendar month. This is a guide price, to receive an accurate please contact us.

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