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By September 28, 2021 Read More →

Smart Buildings Show

ExCel London Opening dates and times Wednesday 6th Oct: 9.30am-5.00pm Thursday 7th Oct: 9.30am-4.00pm Entrance East entrance Smart Buildings Show is the UK’s leading dedicated commercial smart building exhibition and conference and is free to attend. The event gives visitors the information they need to arrive at an informed decision on how to make their […]

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By September 1, 2021 Read More →

September issue of EW out now!

Smart solutions Welcome to the September issue of EW. A recent study shared by amBX, looking at tech trends within the smart buildings industry noted a significant uplift in the importance of occupant wellbeing in the time since the pandemic. Formerly, occupant wellbeing was viewed as ideal but not completely necessary, with government policies and […]

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Government delays requirement for firms to adopt UKCA mark by a year

Government delays requirement for firms to adopt UKCA mark by a year

The government has postponed the requirement for manufacturers to adopt the UK Conformity Assessment (UKCA) mark for goods placed in the UK market. Businesses can already use the mark, which replaces the EU’s CE mark,  but are not obliged to do so until 1 January 2023. The UKCA mark is required for a range of […]

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August issue out now!

August issue out now!

Welcome to the August issue of Electrical Wholesaler! As I write this, the UK is in the middle of its first mini heatwave of the year, and it feels like we are all seeking ways to make life easier in the day-to-day. It seems fitting therefore that one of the themes of this issue is […]

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New Single Certificate designed to help simplify electrical certification

New Single Certificate designed to help simplify electrical certification

Scotland’s largest construction trade association, SELECT, has welcomed the introduction of a new Single Certificate of Construction which is designed to help simplify the process of certification. The campaigning body says that the new certificate – a single, multi-page document that combines the certificates of construction and electrical installation certificate – will help further increase […]

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July issue out now!

July issue out now!

Welcome to the July issue of Electrical Wholesaler. We’ve got another great issue for you this month, featuring a range of the latest products and technology and the competitive edge they can offer your customers. I’m also delighted to share some further info on the winners of the 2021 EW Awards, which due to COVID […]

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BEAMA supports a commitment on climate action with the UK energy industry

BEAMA supports a commitment on climate action with the UK energy industry

The UK Energy industry presents a united voice and commitment to meet Net Zero. UK energy sector trade bodies have today come together to present a united voice to Government and build back greener ahead of COP26. Collaboration across the industry is essential if the UK is to meet its Net Zero target, and the […]

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LIA response to the Government Press release on new lighting regulations

LIA response to the Government Press release on new lighting regulations

The Government has issued a press release outlining the impact of the upcoming new lighting regulations. The press release contains a number of errors which is causing confusion among suppliers and consumers alike. To clarify the situation, the Lighting Industry Association has released the following statement: The UK legislation, due for publication in the summer, […]

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SECTT highlights importance of apprentices; elects new officials

SECTT highlights importance of apprentices; elects new officials

The Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust (SECTT) marked its recent AGM (May 2021) with a new team at the top and a ringing affirmation of the vital importance of apprenticeships to the future of the electrical contracting industry in Scotland. The annual meeting of the proactive training provider elected Scott Foley, Regional Officer at Unite […]

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EW Awards winners revealed!

EW Awards winners revealed!

The winners weren’t able to collect their trophies in person this year, but that didn’t stop us from celebrating! The electrical industry tuned into the first ever virtual EW Awards, hosted by Ian Moore, to find out who’d won a coveted EW trophy. Read on to find out which wholesalers and manufacturers were victorious in […]

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