Industry News

Electricbase gives away trip to Las Vegas

Electricbase gives away trip to Las Vegas

Whitstable developer George Wilson has won a trip to Las Vegas after entering a competition with electrical wholesaler Electricbase. He was entered into the ‘Watt’s Up’ prize draw after spending more than £100 on his first order with Electricbase, the electrical and lighting specialist within builders’ merchant Buildbase. Mr Wilson was up against thousands of […]

New EDA President, Simon Barkes, to continue driving transformation of the Association

New EDA President, Simon Barkes, to continue driving transformation of the Association

The EDA (Electrical Distributors’ Association) has announced its new President, Simon Barkes, Managing Director of BEMCO, and the third member of his family to lead the Association’s Board. Simon, who serves as President until March 2019, takes over the leadership of the 12-strong Board from Tom Jones, Divisional Director at Lockwell Electrical. Tom’s tenure as […]

Hamilton continues to expand with the appointment of two new area sales managers

With new business wins and a commitment to expand its business, Hamilton Litestat has appointed two new area sales managers. Iain Hamilton is Area Manager for the West Midlands and parts of the East Midlands, while Justin Whitham will manage the South West. Iain joins the family-run business with over 35 years’ experience in the […]

Plans to overhaul product data for the UK launched by the EDA

The Electrical Distributors’ Association (EDA) has launched its ETIM-UK campaign, designed to transform the quality of technical product data flowing through the electrical installation supply chain. The EDA’s vision is for all UK manufacturers and distributors to adopt ETIM’s global standard for classifying technical products, bringing us in line with key markets across Europe, the […]

Electrical Distributors’ Association shines a spotlight on education and training stars

Twenty-four EDA awards, recognising outstanding achievement in education and training across the UK’s electrical wholesale sector, have been presented at two glittering ceremonies. Twelve managers received EDA Investor in Training Awards at the Association’s Annual Dinner in front of over 550 guests at the InterContintental Hotel on London’s Park Lane on Thursday 9 March 2017. […]

Product News

Non-combustible metal enclosure from Scolmore

Non-combustible metal enclosure from Scolmore

Scolmore’s Click® Essentials accessories collection comprises products that are vital for installations, including junction boxes, flush mounted switches and socket boxes. The latest addition is a new, non-combustible metal enclosure. Suitable for use with all Click® fused main switches, the new metal enclosure guarantees ease of installation. Designed to mount flush against the wall, it […]

ESP launches disabled toilet alarm system

ESP launches disabled toilet alarm system

TESP has added a disabled toilet alarm system to its growing range of fire and security related products. Designed to meet the care standards set out in Part M building regulations BS 8300, the 3-part kit is simple to install and comprises an Indication Module, Pull Cord Module and Reset Module. The Indication Module includes […]

Electrifying deals from Carl Kammerling International

Electrifying deals from Carl Kammerling International

Carl Kammerling International has launched an exclusive promotion for electrical trade customers. Fusebox, from 1st March to 31st May 2017, provides up to 65% discount on over 60 products. With no sign up required, Fusebox features toolbox essentials from the C.K tools, C.K Magma, Avit and Kasp ranges, including pliers, cutters, screwdrivers, PTAs, lighting, storage […]

Lumilow confirms Relco exclusive UK distribution agreement

Lumilow confirms Relco exclusive UK distribution agreement

Yorkshire-based lighting company Lumilow Lighting has signed an exclusive UK distribution agreement with Relco Lighting, part of the Relco Group. The agreement will allow the company to offer high quality products through wholesalers – with emphasis on technical LED products for residential, retail, industrial and amenity applications. Lumilow’s relationship with Relco is focused on the […]

Venture VLUMA LED luminaries offer highest efficacy

Venture VLUMA LED luminaries offer highest efficacy

Venture Lighting Europe has launched a range of VLUMA luminaires, delivering significantly higher performance levels using the latest LED technology. VLUMA luminaires maximise energy savings and efficiency for higher lumen output from lower system power consumption. The VLUMA is available across a number of luminaries, from interior to exterior lighting. For office ceilings, VLUMA Edge […]

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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, […]

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Weatherproof accessories from a name you can trust!

Weatherproof accessories from a name you can trust!

Electrical safety specialist, GreenBrook, has developed a new range of weatherproof accessories, the PowerBreaker ProteKt range, to provide unparalleled levels of safety and practicality in both commercial and domestic applications. Easy to install, the PowerBreaker ProteKt range has been designed to offer the highest levels of protection against the ingress of water and solid matter […]

Celestial LED Lighting from Luceco

Celestial LED Lighting from Luceco

Celeste is an attractive new circular LED luminaire from Luceco featuring a ‘corona’ backlight effect with a direct/indirect light distribution. The Celeste is ideal for many commercial and residential lighting applications boasting a market leading efficacy range of Llm/w 107. The backlit accent effect is available in red, yellow, green and blue plus a choice […]

Metalynx2 channels the Power through Belmont House

Metalynx2 channels the Power through Belmont House

Wieland Electric has supplied its Metalynx2 structured wiring system to enable the channelling of power and lighting within the newly redeveloped Belmont in the centre of Uxbridge, West London. With the use of Wieland products, the Belmont office redevelopment project in Uxbridge exceeds regulatory requirements in the provision of a sustainable and innovative solution – […]