Tag: Scolmore Group

Scolmore announces launch of new lighting company

Scolmore announces launch of new lighting company

Three ambitious expansion plans are set to come to fruition during 2019 for Scolmore Group – the launch of a new, , independent lighting company; the appointment of industry expert Mike Collins to head up this new enterprise, plus the acquisition of an additional 67,000 sq ft of head office and warehouse space to accommodate […]

Martyn Walley to head up Scolmore Group’s Technical Department

Martyn Walley to head up Scolmore Group’s Technical Department

Scolmore has appointed Martyn Walley (pictured) to the newly created position of Group Technical Manager. A well-known name within the industry, Martyn comes to Scolmore following a four year term with Aico. He brings a wealth of technical experience and knowledge garnered over a career spanning 29 years, which began with an apprenticeship with Midlands […]

Zach beats off competition from more than 650 rivals to become NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year

Zach beats off competition from more than 650 rivals to become NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year

The NICEIC & ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year is Zach Swift, 21, from Hellensburgh, Scotland, who is a second year apprentice with North Star Electrical Ltd. In a tightly fought, day-long final, held at Scolmore Group’s HQ in Tamworth, Zach triumphed over seven other finalists to win £2,000 worth of holiday vouchers. He was […]

EW Awards winners 2018 announced at prestigious London event

EW Awards winners 2018 announced at prestigious London event

Wholesalers, manufacturers and their guests gathered at the prestigious Tower Hotel London on May 10th, to celebrate the best of the best in this year’s EW Awards 2018. The Electrical Wholesaler Awards, organised by Electrical Wholesaler Magazine, are now in their fifth year and there were a host of new names amongst the award winners […]

New ESP division to operate in Ireland

New ESP division to operate in Ireland

Click Litehouse, part of the Scolmore Group, has identified an opportunity to capitalise on the growing demand for the ESP range of security products across Ireland. This has resulted in a new operation – ESPi – which will bring the extensive range of ESP fire protection and security products to the whole of Ireland, via […]

New business acquisition for Scolmore Group

Wiring accessories, lighting and security products manufacturer, Scolmore Group, has acquired Sangamo, the specialist supplier of time switches and heating controls. Established since 1921 and based in Glasgow, Sangamo has built up an excellent reputation and an extensive product range which will make an ideal fit within the Scolmore Group portfolio, enabling the company to […]

Scolmore expands marketing team
By November 17, 2017 Read More →

Scolmore expands marketing team

Scolmore Group has announced two new appointments to the marketing team, as the company invests in high calibre candidates to strengthen its market-leading position within the electrical industry. Katie Plumstead joins the company as marketing assistant and will work with the marketing director to develop and implement marketing campaigns across all traditional, digital and social […]

Scolmore Group company, Unicrimp, voted IBA Best New Supplier
By September 28, 2017 Read More →

Scolmore Group company, Unicrimp, voted IBA Best New Supplier

Scolmore Group’s on-going commitment to deliver a first class service to its customers continues to pay dividends, with two more accolades added to the company’s growing list of industry achievements. Unicrimp has just been voted ‘Best New Supplier for 2017 by the IBA (Independent Buying Association), while Scolmore was voted the IBA ‘Highly Commended Supplier […]

Industry legend Tony Cable joins forces with Scolmore
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Industry legend Tony Cable joins forces with Scolmore

Scolmore Group has announced that electrical industry stalwart, Tony Cable, has been appointed in a consultancy role. Over 60 years, Cable has amassed a wealth of knowledge having started as an electrical apprentice aged 15 and recently retired as Senior Marketing and Events Engineer with the NICEIC. Marie Parry, Scolmore Group Marketing Director, said: “I […]

Scolmore-sponsored NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year winner announced

Scolmore-sponsored NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year winner announced

Electrical Wholesaler was invited to the finals of this year’s NICEIC and ELECSA Apprentice of the Year final, which was hosted by the initiative’s sponsor, Scolmore Group, at its Tamworth HQ. This was the second year that the competition has been held and it attracted more than 400 entries. George Maynard (pictured receiving his prize […]