Industry News

Stax changes status as it prepares for future growth

A leading independent UK wholesale and cash and carry operator that serves the electrical sector has announced a change of status as it prepares for future growth. The Stax business has been re-registered as a Private Limited Company and will now be known as Stax Trade Centres Ltd. “This is a significant move for the […]

Hamilton celebrates 50th anniversary with charity bike ride challenge

Hamilton celebrates 50th anniversary with charity bike ride challenge

To honour its 50th anniversary this November, Hamilton Litestat is setting a charity bike ride challenge from Teddington to Bristol. Taking place on 6-7 September, the event aims to raise funds for the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. The 110-mile route has been decided as Teddington is where company founder Rod Hamilton started the business […]

Cable management manufacturer Marshall-Tufflex bolsters International team

Cable management manufacturer Marshall-Tufflex bolsters International team

UK cable management specialist, Marshall-Tufflex, has strengthened its international team with the announcement of two key appointments. The company, which exports to more than 55 countries worldwide, has appointed Craig Haskins as International Sales Manager, overseeing African and Caribbean markets, UK export houses and new product ranges for Marshall-Tufflex’s international portfolio. He moves to the […]

OECD report confirms the large scale of WEEE non-compliance through online marketplaces

OECD report confirms the large scale of WEEE non-compliance through online marketplaces

EucoLight has welcomed the OECD report on ‘Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and the impact of online sales’, to which EucoLight members contributed. Recognition of the online WEEE non-compliance challenge, (free-riding), faced by Producer Compliance Schemes is a vital first step to addressing the problem. EucoLight endorses the recommendation to define multi seller online platforms as […]

Scottish electrical wholesaler helps local people back into work

Scottish electrical wholesaler helps local people back into work

Unemployed people in Glasgow are being helped back into work thanks to an ongoing partnership between a local electrical wholesale and trade supplier, and a national support organisation. The Stax Trade Centres warehouse branch on the Queenslie Industrial Estate now employs four full time workers who have all been able to find their way back […]

Product News

Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon Svara offers electricians  peace of mind

Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon Svara offers electricians peace of mind

No electrician wants to be called back to a fan installation because it’s too noisy, the settings aren’t at the right sensitivity or it’s not doing its job properly. With Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon Svara these worries are eliminated and electricians can recommend it with confidence and leave the customer in control. The 6 in 1 Lo-Carbon […]

Hamilton’s Metalclad: now with dual USB double switched sockets

Hamilton’s Metalclad: now with dual USB double switched sockets

Hamilton Litestat has made its 2.1A/1A dual USB double switched sockets available in its durable Metalclad design finish. With two switched sockets, and combined 3.1A USB charge points, the solution supports the need for increased charging requirements at home or at work, making it even easier to stay connected. Traditionally a heavy-duty range, Metalclad is […]

Aico launches first combined Heat & CO alarm

Aico launches first combined Heat & CO alarm

Aico has launched its first combined Heat & Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm. The new Ei3028 is the company’s first ever mains powered Multi-Sensor Heat & CO Alarm. Unique to the new 3000 Series, it is a convenient, costeffective, efficient solution to protecting residents from both Fire and CO in the kitchen and garage. The Ei3028 […]

Dimplex updates designer electric panel heaters

Dimplex updates designer electric panel heaters

Dimplex has upgraded its Girona, Monterey and Saletto designer panel heaters to meet the EU’s new Lot 20 energy efficiency standard for ‘fixed’ heating products. The new ranges all include energy saving technologies including an accurate electronic thermostat (+/-0.2ºC) providing improved temperature control. Combined with a low thermal inertia, which enables the panels to heat […]

Light Efficient Design UK puts standard corn lamps in the shade

Light Efficient Design UK puts standard corn lamps in the shade

Light Efficient Design UK Limited puts traditional LED corn lamps in the shade with its superior design for retrofitting into low bay, floodlights, and high bay fittings. The unique lamp shape delivers up to THREE times the illuminance compared to a standard corn lamp. The 4000k and 5000k LED-8089 80W and 8090 120W retrofit models […]

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Curved Odyssey bespoke trunking installed at uni campus

Curved Odyssey bespoke trunking installed at uni campus

A bespoke cable management solution was delivered to a tight deadline ensuring halls of residence at the University of Warwick were ready to welcome students in time for the new term. Marshall-Tufflex’s sleek Odyssey PVC-U trunking system has a completely curved profile and is the only one of its kind on the market. It has […]

Luceco lights £5m machining facility for Grainger & Worrall

Luceco lights £5m machining facility for Grainger & Worrall

Luceco has recently lit a state-of-the-art, high-end, controlled environment machining facility in Bridgnorth, Shropshire. Grainger & Worrall (GW) is the UK’s leading provider of high precision casting technologies, including engine castings to high-performance manufacturers such as Bugatti, Porsche, Aston Martin and McLaren – as well as several F1 motorsport teams! A state-of-the-art environment required a […]

Introducing Carl Kammerling’s exciting new Quantum scheme

Introducing Carl Kammerling’s exciting new Quantum scheme

Carl Kammerling International is launching an exciting new scheme for customers. The Quantum Business Development Programme offers a package which provides sustainable long term sales growth, rather than short term promotional spikes. Running from 2 July to 21 December 2018, Carl Kammerling’s Quantum Business Development Programme has been designed around four key elements: New products […]