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New Scolmore office and warehouse facility opens in Dubai
By January 29, 2019 Read More →

New Scolmore office and warehouse facility opens in Dubai

Scolmore Group has announced the opening of a new head office and warehouse facility in Dubai – a development that follows six years of successful trading in the Middle East. The new openings will strength Scolmore’s position as a supplier of UK-made wiring accessories and lighting products, and allow the company to significantly expand its […]

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Scolmore launches new online Product Finder
By December 5, 2018 Read More →

Scolmore launches new online Product Finder

Scolmore has added a brand new ‘product finder’ tool to its website, making it easier than ever for electricians, wholesalers and end users to search and locate products from across all categories, with just a few clicks. Users select the range they are interested in – wiring accessories, lighting, essentials and Click Smart – and […]

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Scolmore up for six prestigious industry awards
By September 10, 2018 Read More →

Scolmore up for six prestigious industry awards

Scolmore has been selected as a finalist with all six of the products entered into this year’s Electrical Industry Awards. Two products have been shortlisted for the Residential/Domestic Product of the Year – the FlameGuard Back Box and Inceptor Insulation Support Clip. GridPro – one of the most comprehensive ranges of interchangeable mounting plates – […]

Scolmore sends uncompromising message to any would-be copyists

Scolmore has announced the successful conclusion of two substantial legal cases which it brought against businesses which Scolmore claimed was infringing its intellectual property rights. In a case in the UK, Scolmore discovered that CDS Superstores (which trades in the UK as The Range) had been selling domestic lamps which had counterfeit plugs attached to […]

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 […]

SMART TECHNOLOGY: Building for a silver tomorrow

SMART TECHNOLOGY: Building for a silver tomorrow

Marie Parry, Group Marketing Director with Scolmore, highlights the role wholesalers can play in overcoming the barriers to adoption of smart technology among the elderly. According to the Office for Budget Responsibility, 26% of the population of England and Wales will be more than 65 years old by 2065, increasing the cost of health and […]

Why wholesalers should be homing in on the building automation market
By February 26, 2018 Read More →

Why wholesalers should be homing in on the building automation market

Marie Parry, Group Marketing Director, with Scolmore, asks if wholesalers are making the most of the growing building automation market. According to the latest market report from AMA Research – ‘Home Automation Market Report – UK 2017-2021, the UK home automation market is worth £160 million annually. It has experienced significant growth since 2010 as […]

Tony Cable and celebrity sparky Billy Byrne join Scolmore at ELEX
By January 26, 2018 Read More →

Tony Cable and celebrity sparky Billy Byrne join Scolmore at ELEX

Although officially retired from his full time role with the NICEIC, industry legend, Tony Cable (pcitured left), has not disappeared completely from the electrical industry scene, and Scolmore is enjoying having him on board in a consultancy role with the business. Tony will be joining forces with the nation’s favourite sparky, Billy Byrne – of […]

Round two beckons in the Apprentice of the Year Competition
By December 22, 2017 Read More →

Round two beckons in the Apprentice of the Year Competition

Stage one of the 2018 NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year Competition, sponsored by Scolmore, is now officially closed and we are delighted to announce there has been a staggering 60% increase in entries compared to last year. This brings to more than 650 the number of budding electricians hoping to lift the […]

Scolmore is proud to support a military veteran family in need
By November 9, 2017 Read More →

Scolmore is proud to support a military veteran family in need

In an episode shown on Wednesday, 8th November, the DIY SOS team returned to Veterans Street in Manchester, where, two years ago, with the help of Prince William and Prince Harry, they launched their most ambitious project yet – transforming a derelict street into a vibrant community for veterans and local people. This time, they […]