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Megaman celebrates 25 years with new partnership

Megaman celebrates 25 years with new partnership

As Megaman celebrates its 25th anniversary as a globally renowned lighting brand, a seamless strategic business integration has been made between Neonlite Distribution Limited, the company behind Megaman, and its new investor Xiamen Yankon Energetic Lighting Co. (Yankon).

18th Edition, six months on

18th Edition, six months on

As we approach six-months since the 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations were introduced, Bureau Veritas has revealed that the new framework is helping to raise safety standards in surge protection, electric vehicle infrastructure and energy efficiency.

Hughes Electrical celebrates new concept and new store opening

Hughes Electrical celebrates new concept and new store opening

Hughes Electrical has announced the opening of its first ever “Outlet” store in Ipswich – as well as the launch of a brand-new concept. The branch on Felixstowe Road offers customers a wide range of domestic appliances with savings of up to 50 percent – including cookers, fridges, freezers, washing machines, dryers, microwaves and TVs.

Hughes Trade celebrates ties with Sonos

Hughes Trade celebrates ties with Sonos

Hughes Trade is celebrating, following its appointment to sub distributor by California-based electronics firm, Sonos. It will now supply the entire range of Sonos products to installers, businesses and large organisations throughout the country – including the company’s own connected technology specialist department, Hughes Smart.

Another successful year for SELECT’s 107th AGM

Another successful year for SELECT’s 107th AGM

SELECT, the trade body for the electrotechnical industry in Scotland recorded another year of positive awareness-raising, outreach and training initiatives its President told Members at the Association’s 107th AGM. Kevin Griffin was re-elected as President of SELECT, and Donald W Orr was elected as Vice President at the meeting, which was held at the Grange […]

Product News

Hamilton adds Grid option to Metalclad range

Hamilton adds Grid option to Metalclad range

Hamilton Litestat has extended its popular Metalclad wiring accessories range to include grid-fixed plates. The heavy-duty design is known for being suited to robust applications, such as workshops, garages, sheds, schools and industrial premises, and with the look currently on-trend, it works equally well in residential properties, such as warehouse studios/apartments, looking for a modern […]

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Marshall-Tufflex launches extended Firefly fire clips range

Marshall-Tufflex launches extended Firefly fire clips range

To help meet the requirements of the updated BS 7671 IET Wiring Regulations, Marshall-Tufflex has extended its range of Firefly fire clips. In the event of a fire, the clips are designed to prevent cables falling and creating a hazard – providing a safer evacuation and allowing easy access for fire service crews. The Firefly […]

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National Ventilation wins ‘Best Energy Saving Product’ at the Electrical Wholesaler Awards

National Ventilation wins ‘Best Energy Saving Product’ at the Electrical Wholesaler Awards

National Ventilation, a leading UK-based ventilation manufacturer and supplier, has triumphed at the prestigious Electrical Wholesaler Awards 2019. The company’s Monsoon IntelliSystem Heat Recovery Unit took home the ‘Best Energy Saving Product’ award while its Monsoon Zone 1 Silence Range was also Highly Commended in the ‘Best New Product’ category. The Somerset-based company received the […]

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Thorn’s Equaline linear system brings a contemporary edge to any installation

Thorn’s Equaline linear system brings a contemporary edge to any installation

Thorn Lighting has announced the launch of the new generation of Equaline, a flexible, modular LED linear lighting system that lets you create the right solution for any space. The Equaline system provides a continuous row of light to provide a bold and contemporary edge to any interior, whilst the homogenous appearance creates a quality […]

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AICO unveils new stand at FIREX & CEF Live

AICO unveils new stand at FIREX & CEF Live

Aico, the market leader in domestic Fire and Carbon Monoxide Alarms, launched a new and improved stand at this year’s CEF Live and at FIREX shows. The new stand is distinctive and different from the double decker stand Aico showcased at last year’s FIREX. The new design will take the shape of a house, allowing […]

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Opportunity knocks with SAP

Opportunity knocks with SAP

Electrical wholesalers and installers are being reminded of the opportunities available to them following the recent publication of the latest Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP) 10 and the subsequent decision by the Greater London Assembly (GLA) to use the updated carbon emissions factors.

A la Mode wiring accessories from Scolmore

A la Mode wiring accessories from Scolmore

Scolmore’s Click Mode range of stylish, contemporary, white wiring accessories remains the company’s best-selling wiring accessories collection to date, and is a must-have product range for wholesalers. The range was conceived and developed as a high quality, flexible and modern solution for virtually any domestic wiring requirement. The smooth, contemporary lines of the Mode accessory […]

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Kidde Firexmakes the Grade

Kidde Firexmakes the Grade

A new edition of the Code of Practice for fire alarms in housing – BS 5839-6:2019 – has just been published. Here, important new changes to ‘Grades’ (the reliability of a system in terms of its power sources) include sub-division of Grade D mains smoke and heat alarms into: Grade D1 with a tamper proof […]

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