Travis Perkins Plc engages in the supply of general building materials, timber, plumbing, heating, kitchens, bathrooms and landscaping materials. It operates through the following segment: General Merchanting; Contracts; Consumer; and Plumbing and Heating.The General Merchanting segment supplies building materials to professional building companies, contractors and tradesman throughout the United Kingdom. The Contracts segment manages contractors and subcontractors in the residential, infrastructure, commercial, and industrial construction sectors. The Consumer segment operates businesses trading under different brands: Wickes, Tile Giant and Toolstation. The Plumbing and Heating division includes various brands: Birchwood Price tools, BSS, City Plumbing, DHS, F&PWholesale, PTS, and Spendlove C. Jebb. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Northampton, the United Kingdom.