Epson to showcase extensive label range at the ED&I Expo 2017

Label works

NEC, Birmingham, September 6 – 7 2017, Stand 7

Epson will be demonstrating its complete LabelWorks range of printers at the inaugural ED&I Expo which takes place next month at Birmingham’s NEC.  


Epson’s LabelWorks handheld label printers are ideal for electrical and IT engineers, maintenance contractors, builders and plumbers.  Together with the Epson Label editor application on your mobile phone you can quickly and easily produce high visibility safety signage, magnetic labels and heat shrink wrap for tagging electrical equipment including, network comms cables, audio visual cables, pipes and machinery.


Dewalt XR flexvolt 54v range sets a new standard for cordless power tool performance

• New DEWALT XR FLEXVOLT power tool range offers the flexibility of cordless technology and mains equivalent power from a 54V battery

• Sustained all day operation for onsite heavy duty construction application, without cable inconvenience

• Wide range of 54V power tools to suit any job

• Cross-compatible with 18V tools, providing the complete cordless power tool system


DEWALT is launching the industry’s most powerful range of cordless power tools to guarantee sustained, all-day onsite performance without the need for mains power supply. 

CMD limited debuts new line-up of office products

Chip products

Offers Designers, Managers and Contractors Quick-Install Solutions to Integrate Power, Technology with Furniture

CMD Limited, the leading maker of custom commercial electrical power solutions since 1984, announced today the launch of its newest office product portfolio full of solutions for designers, managers and contractors to quickly, easily and attractively run power and technology with office furniture. CMD was acquired in January by IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. of Sycamore, Illinois, United States. IDEAL® is a world leader in electrical power control and management. Its core business, wire connectors, are found in virtually any light switch or junction box in North America and around the world.

Olympia Tools unveils new website

Olympia Tools new website

Olympia Tools, the UK-based distributor and exporter of hand tools and workwear, has revamped its online presence.

The company's new website - - makes it easier to understand the sheer breadth of products available from the business.

These products include the Roughneck® brand of premium quality, professional tools.

Olympia Tools also offers products under a number of other brands such as Gorilla Bars®, the Wood Grenade® and the MUTT® (Multi Use Tough Tool).

Weatherproof accessories from a name you can trust!

Weatherproof accessories from a name you can trust!

Electrical safety specialists, GreenBrook, have developed a brand new range of weatherproof accessories, the PowerBreaker ProteKt range, to provide unparalleled levels of safety and practicality in both commercial and domestic applications.


Easy to install, the PowerBreaker ProteKt range has been designed to offer the highest levels of protection against the ingress of water and solid matter (IP66) to provide safe and efficient electrical connections in even the most arduous conditions.  Ideal for use in industrial environments, such as wash down areas, as well as in a whole host of commercial areas, and around the home.  The range includes single, twin and PowerBreaker RCD sockets, single and twin switches, timers and fused spurs.

#builtwithBosch to expand in 2017 Free tools for professionals selected as testers

Bosch testers

•   Success in 2016 sees Bosch extend its #builtwithBosch campaign throughout 2017

•  Testers trial the latest Bosch tools, tell the world – and then keep them, free of charge

•   All applicants are also entered into prize draws

Following the successful campaign in 2016, Bosch Professional announces it will run #builtwithBosch throughout 2017.


Making the best, slimmer

CK tools

Leading provider of quality hand tools, Carl Kammerling International, has extended its popular range of screwdrivers with the introduction of C.K dextroVDE Slim Screwdrivers, designed to provide quick and easy access to recessed screws and fixings. 

Already named the number one screwdriver brand chosen by electricians, the new C.K dextroVDE Slim Screwdrivers feature a slim shaft, while retaining all the features electricians value from the dextroVDE range. 

GS and VDE certificated insulated socket sets from Laser Tools


Part of Laser’s ever-increasing range of insulated tools for professional electricians and installers, these new insulated socket sets (part number 6145, 6147, 6148 and 6149) are all GS and VDE certificated, providing the technician with the confidence to work on potentially high voltage systems in the knowledge that the tools are extremely safe and of high quality. The sets provide a full range of sockets and accessories in 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2" drives.

As part of strict health and safety regulations, the GS mark is recognised throughout the EU as a symbol of safety and the VDE certification is also highly recognised, assuring that sockets, wrenches, screwdrivers and other hand tools are safe to use when working with electricity in a high voltage environment.