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Hughes Trade opens new Leicester branch with 10 staff

Hughes Trade opens new Leicester branch with 10 staff

Hughes Trade has been named the Miele Professional Partner for the East Midlands, following the sale of the previous incumbent, Wilson Electrics, to JLA. Hughes Trade will now employ 10 of Wilson Electrics’ staff and operate from premises in Boston Road, Leicester and be under the day to day control of manager Jason Smith. From […]

By December 7, 2016 Read More →
Oh what a night at powerBall 2016

Oh what a night at powerBall 2016

The Electrical Industries Trading Company in support of the Electrical Industries Charity is thrilled to announce that powerBall 2016 was a tremendous success raising over £450,000. Over 800 guests across the sector enjoyed the spectacular entertainment from the headline act of the night, the legendary Jersey Boys. The four boys from New Jersey took guests […]

By December 6, 2016 Read More →
New North West Sales Manager for fire and security supplier, ESP

New North West Sales Manager for fire and security supplier, ESP

Fire and security products supplier, ESP, has appointed Ryan Munnery to the position of Area Sales Manager for the North West Region. Ryan takes up the position following a successful sales career within the electrical wholesale sector including a seven year spell with one of the UK’s leading electrical wholesale companies. This experience, he says, […]

By November 30, 2016 Read More →
FORS Silver Accreditation for family-run Kent and London wholesaler, R&B Star

FORS Silver Accreditation for family-run Kent and London wholesaler, R&B Star

R&B Star, the independent and family run electrical wholesaler based in Kent and London has achieved the FORS Silver Accreditation. The company has been working alongside FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme for a number of years and says it is proud to have been awarded the Silver Accreditation. R&B Star discovered the FORS accreditation […]

By November 30, 2016 Read More →

Hylec-APL and Edmundson Electrical Limited sign commercial agreement

Hylec-APL, the specialist supplier of electrical components and enclosures, has signed a commercial agreement with Edmundson Electrical Limited covering the supply of Hylec-APL’s electrical and electronic products to Edmundson’s 350 outlets throughout the country, including all Edmundson, Electric Center and Lockwells branches. Edmundson Electrical will stock Hylec-APL’s product ranges, including the recently-launched Debox SL, the […]

By November 24, 2016 Read More →

Product News

Scolmore adds smart switches to iNELS range

Scolmore adds smart switches to iNELS range

Scolmore has introduced a range of Smart Switches to its iNELS Smart Wiring Accessories collection, making it easy for installers to upgrade an existing wiring installation. Putting additional switches in more practical or convenient locations, for example, or the option to add two-way dimming, are all possible without the need for extra cabling. The Smart […]

By November 8, 2016 Read More →
Marshall-Tufflex launches new quick fit Desk Modules

Marshall-Tufflex launches new quick fit Desk Modules

Marshall-Tufflex has introduced a range of power and data Desk Modules to complement its Underfloor to Desk range. The high strength, fire retardant polycarbonate moulded modules are ideal for under desk mounting, incorporating twin 5Amp USB points that charge up to five times faster than standard PC ports. The pre-wired, pre-tested power modules can be […]

By November 8, 2016 Read More →
Aura Light extends lighting rental scheme to seven years to aid cash flow

Aura Light extends lighting rental scheme to seven years to aid cash flow

Since launching this year, Aura Light’s lighting rental scheme has seen a significant take-up by large companies wanting to spread the cost of their investment. Aura is able to spread this investment over seven years, significantly reducing monthly/annual payments. The benefits are enormous. Under the banner ‘Lighting as a Managed Service’ (LaaMS), Aura Light provides […]

By November 8, 2016 Read More →
Put an end to cold workspaces with the Dimplex Pro Series twin

Put an end to cold workspaces with the Dimplex Pro Series twin

Dimplex announces the DXTT3 Pro Series Twin Turbo Ceramic Workshop Fan Heater, with a unique design that frees up workspace whilst delivering safe, comfortable heat for workshops and garages. With its eye-catching design and robust steel case, the DXTT3 Twin Turbo is a compact portable electric fan heater that can be used free-standing or wall-mounted. […]

By November 8, 2016 Read More →
Wire-free surveillance systems from ESP

Wire-free surveillance systems from ESP

Old, corroded and out of order security lights are widespread, yet a replacement solution, such as ESP’s GuardCam WF wireless CCTV system, can be installed in no more than 15 minutes, without the need for additional cabling. GuardCam WF is an all-in-one, energy-efficient PIR LED floodlight, with 720P high definition CCTV system. Simply fix to […]

By November 8, 2016 Read More →

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Smart thinking with Kidde

Smart thinking with Kidde

With growing demand for carbon monoxide alarms alongside smoke and heat alarms in housing, Kidde’s unique Smart Interconnect facility offers better audibility and whole home protection, increasing the appeal of its hard-wired ranges. And it’s not just products where Kidde is adding value, with new customer service initiatives as well. BS 5839 Part 6: 2013, […]

By February 3, 2015 Read More →

Sprue donates alarms to charitable trust

Sprue Safety Products, the manufacturer of fire and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms, has enhanced the CO protection of clients at the East Lothian & Repair Charitable Trust through the donation of 30 CO alarms. East Lothian Care & Repair Charitable Trust is a Scottish charity that provides direct financial support to older and disabled people […]

By November 22, 2016 Read More →

Successful listing for Luceco on London Stock Exchange

Luceco, the manufacturer and distributor of high quality and innovative LED lighting products and wiring accessories, announces its successful initial public offering, having started trading on the London Stock Exchange’s main market on 20 October 2016. The listing raised gross proceeds of £93 million, giving the Company an initial market capitalisation of around £209m, which […]

By November 18, 2016 Read More →
Scolmore App wins industry accolade

Scolmore App wins industry accolade

Scolmore’s innovative mobile App won the Electrical App of the Year category in this year’s Electrical Industry Awards. The free to download App is packed with features and calculators and contains a 9,000 searchable products, product and tutorial videos, catalogue downloads and all the latest news and events. What sets the App apart is the […]

By November 17, 2016 Read More →