About

KDS is an independent plumbing and heating merchant in Sussex. We have been formed by three like-minded people who all understand what is wanted and needed by local plumbers, heating engineers, and builders in the area.


We at KDS are continuously talking to our customers to understand their needs, enabling us to provide a service that is unrivalled at competitive prices. The KDS adventure started in November 2017 since then we have welcomed many customers new and old, in November 2018 we opened our second branch in Peacehaven and we look forward to opening more branches in the near future.

Meet the team

Simon Emery

Managing Director

Simon has over forty years experience within the industry, starting as a counter assistant and working his way up to Manager of numerous branches, he now uses his wealth of experience with both suppliers and customers within all aspects of the company.

Kelly Foley

Operations Director

As her title infers, Kelly has been busy setting up the systems within the company ensuring we run a modern merchant on a day to day basis, she looks after all the operational issues within the company, training staff and developing the system and procedures helping KDS to be a truly modern professional merchant.

David MacNeill

Sales Director

As Sales Director David's role is to promote the KDS brand to customers within the areas of our branches building our customer base. He has good relationships with customers within the area of our business and is looking forward to developing new customer relationships.