Industry News

The Challenge for a Cause team breaks the ice

The Challenge for a Cause team breaks the ice

The Electrical Industries Charity is thrilled to announce that their team of 18 enthusiastic trekkers are back from their biggest challenge of the year, the Challenge for a Cause – Arctic Adventure 2018. In March, a team of 18 industry trekkers joined Tessa Ogle, Managing Director of the Electrical Industries Charity and embarked on the […]

Eight students hoping to become the next NICEIC and ELECSA Apprentice of the Year

Eight finalists have been chosen to go through to the final stage of the NICEIC and ELECSA 2018 Apprentice of the Year competition. The final group will battle it out over a series of practical tests at the headquarters of competition sponsor Scolmore on June 5. The winner will be announced that evening during a […]

CEF apprentice Max awarded VIP visit to No.10

CEF apprentice Max awarded VIP visit to No.10

An aspiring electrical wholesaling apprentice from Redhill, Surrey, was invited to tour  No. 10 Downing Street as part of an industry training programme. Max Kershaw works for CEF, the electrical goods and services supplier, in the company’s Redhill store. The 17-year-old is training for a career in electrical wholesaling and his visit to No.10, on […]

Tamlite Lighting comments on reports that halogen and CFLs are to be banned in Europe

According to recent media reports, draft updates to Europe’s Ecodesign laws “will see the effective banning of both tungsten halogen and compact fluorescent as light sources by 2020”. A minimum efficiency requirement of 85 lumens per watt and a maximum standby power of 0.5W on all light sources is set to come into force in […]

Name change as Philips Lighting becomes Signify

Philips Lighting – the global lighting manufacturer – has changed its name to Signify, following the amendment of the company’s articles of association. “The choice of our new company name originates from the way light becomes an intelligent language, which connects and conveys meaning,” said Eric Rondolat, CEO of Signify. “It is a clear expression […]

Product News

Hamilton launches new kitchens, bedrooms & bathrooms brochure

Hamilton launches new kitchens, bedrooms & bathrooms brochure

Hamilton Litestat has launched its new-for-2018 kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms brochure, featuring its latest solutions, technologies and product finishes. The six-page KBB brochure showcases Hamilton’s state-of-the-art electrical solutions and smart technologies for the home, including smart lighting control and multi-room audio. It illustrates how the solutions can be used effectively and stylishly to create significant […]

Consort Claudgen launches new Heat brochure

Consort Claudgen launches new Heat brochure

Consort Claudgen’s new Heat brochure is now available in print and online. The full-colour, 48-page product directory has been designed with ease of use in mind and to assist readers in selecting the right products for their heating requirements and application. It provides information and comprehensive explanation of various heating systems including the SL and […]

Red Arrow enhances its range of LED Linear Hi-Lo Bays

Red Arrow enhances its range of LED Linear Hi-Lo Bays

Red Arrow has added two new wattages to its LED Linear Hi-Lo Bays range, which now comes in power outputs of 60W, 100W, 150W and 250W. Red Arrow has also added a Hanging Bracket and Remote Control for the Microwave Sensor. This range offers a high power LED output of 130lm/W making it very energy […]

Scolmore adds fire rated LED downlight to Inceptor range

Scolmore adds fire rated LED downlight to Inceptor range

Scolmore has added a fire rated version to its popular Inceptor Pico LED range. Inceptor Pico was designed to provide a lower cost lighting solution for applications not requiring a fire-rated fitting. Now, in response to demand, the new Inceptor Pico FG fire rated fixed integrated LED downlight is ideal for installations where the void […]

Epicor BisTrack software has all the functionality you need

Epicor BisTrack software has all the functionality you need

Epicor BisTrack ERP is an award-winning distribution software system for electrical wholesalers, offering the functionality needed to process simple to complex transactions. BisTrack can help to bring together the whole business operation, from sales, purchasing and marketing to quality control and warehouse operations – and enable them to work together. BisTrack provides a total view […]

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John Hall joins Hamilton as Area Sales Manager

John Hall joins Hamilton as Area Sales Manager

Hamilton Litestat has appointed John Hall (pictured) as Area Sales Manager for South Wales and the West. The new appointment follows further growth in the region for Hamilton, with John joining the team to support additional business development in the area. The British electrical solutions company designs, develops and manufactures innovative electrical accessories. With almost […]

EW Awards winners 2018 announced at prestigious London event

EW Awards winners 2018 announced at prestigious London event

Wholesalers, manufacturers and their guests gathered at the prestigious Tower Hotel London on May 10th, to celebrate the best of the best in this year’s EW Awards 2018. The Electrical Wholesaler Awards, organised by Electrical Wholesaler Magazine, are now in their fifth year and there were a host of new names amongst the award winners […]

The future of lighting control

The future of lighting control

Lighting Control requirement in commercial environments may occur for many reasons including building control regulations, environmental standards, or simply the desire to save energy and money… Luceco has collaborated with LiteIP to provide a flexible, intelligent wireless lighting system requiring no complicated electrical installation and no limit to the number of luminaires that can be […]