Industry News

Book your tickets for next month’s EW Awards dinner at The Tower Hotel, London!

Book your tickets for next month’s EW Awards dinner at The Tower Hotel, London!

Did you make it onto this year’s shortlist? We are delighted to announce the companies and individuals that have made the shortlist for the EW Awards 2018. This year’s winners will be revealed at the hotly-anticipated ceremony taking place at London’s Tower Hotel on Thursday 10 May. Make sure you’re there to cheer them on […]

Megaman’s Kerry wins national education and training award

Megaman’s Kerry wins national education and training award

Kerry Simms, Business Development Manager at Megaman, celebrated in style at London’s iconic The Shard after receiving a Learning Achievement Award 2018 from the Electrical Distributors’ Association (EDA). The annual awards, selected from members of the EDA, recognises the learners who have impressed their assessors and managers most during their one-year apprenticeships. Kerry Simms, who […]

CEF’s Jon Gibbons to cycle Britain for Macmillan Cancer Support

CEF’s Jon Gibbons to cycle Britain for Macmillan Cancer Support

Jon Gibbons, who has worked for electrical products and services supplier CEF for 27 years, will embark on a mammoth cycle challenge this September to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. The event, Ride Across Britain, will see hundreds of cyclists cover 969 miles between the most south westerly point of Cornwall and the most […]

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 […]

Electrical Industries Charity welcomes new Programme Manager for Big Build Project

Electrical Industries Charity welcomes new Programme Manager for Big Build Project

  The Electrical Industries Charity has appointed Claire Shelton as the new Programme Manager for the Big Build project which aims to transform the future of the Dickinson family. Claire has extensive experience of working in frontline support services and helping people with a wide range of issues including housing issues, debts and benefits management […]

KEW Electrical’s new Bath branch “will meet bubbling demand”

KEW Electrical’s new Bath branch “will meet bubbling demand”

  Independent electrical wholesaler KEW Electrical continues to expand into the west of England with a new branch in Bath. The latest branch comes hard on the heels of a new Gloucester branch last November. Sited on the outskirts of historic Bath, in a refitted 4,500sq ft warehouse, the branch opened on March 26th. KEW’s […]

Sharp-shooter Dudbridge back on the ELEX oche with Marshall-Tufflex

Sharp-shooter Dudbridge back on the ELEX oche with Marshall-Tufflex

Keen darts fans who missed out on playing against world-class British player Mark Dudbridge at ELEX last year have another chance thanks to his continuing sponsorship by cable management market-leader Marshall-Tufflex. The British manufacturer is exhibiting at three ELEX events this year, starting with ELEX Exeter in April. Mark will attend the first day, with […]

Crompton Lamp celebrates 140 successful years in lighting

Crompton Lamp celebrates 140 successful years in lighting

Crompton Lamps is celebrating 140 successful years in lighting, as one of the worlds’ oldest lamp suppliers with an unrivalled reputation for adapting and keeping pace with trends and the latest technologies. Crompton offers a wide ranging and comprehensive product portfolio that provides a one stop shop for anyone involved in the specification and purchasing […]

ESP invests in premises to future-proof the business

ESP invests in premises to future-proof the business

As ESP continues to enjoy substantial growth and development, the company has made a significant investment in its Midlands-based business premises to ensure it will accommodate the ambitious growth plans the business has in the pipeline. The site that the premises occupies in Redditch, Worcestershire, has been increased from 8,000sq ft to 32,000sq ft, allowing […]

Carl Kammerling’s MightyRods PRO to the rescue!

Carl Kammerling’s MightyRods PRO to the rescue!

As a supplier of products to the electrical industry, Carl Kammerling International, is used to producing product solutions for end users and customers alike. Recently, however, it provided a very different solution, when it came to the rescue of electrician, Jason Price, of Jason Price Electrical Services. Jason’s hand was badly injured when another supplier’s […]