• AMDEA announces ‘prize season’ at Register My Appliance

    By ieradmin on October 13, 2016
    From Tuesday November 1, many leading appliance manufacturers will be rewarding those customers who register their appliances, by entering them into free prize draws, industry body AMDEA has announced. Registering new machines or simply ones that they already own on www.registermyappliance.org.uk will provide the chance to win a range of luxury home and lifestyle prizes. This prize bonanza, from participating […]
  • Challenges and consistency: Robin Millwood speech from the 2013 CI(H) Suppliers’ Lunch

    By IER on December 4, 2013
    Combined Independents (Holdings) chairman Robin Millwood reflects on the past 12 months and unveils plans and priorities for the group in 2014. Below is an edited version of Mr Millwood’s presentation given at the 2013 Combined Independents (Holdings) Suppliers’ Lunch, held at The Dorchester hotel in London on December 3. “I’m sure we have many members in our organisation that […]
  • On-demand and recording features top list of consumer ‘must haves’ for TV

    By IER on November 14, 2013
    HD and 3D TV are failing to impress, as the UK’s TV viewers put digital recording, on-demand content and no monthly fees on their list of ‘must have’ TV services, according to a new report from set-top box provider Humax. The Humax ‘TV Appeal’ report, based on a survey of 2,000 UK adults, reveals insights into the top features and […]
  • CAI training update

    By IER on November 7, 2013
    Here are the latest dates and locations for training courses available from the Confederation of Aerial Industries. Basic Aerial Installation 26 & 27 November 2013: Gateshead, Tyne & Wear 10 & 11 December 2013: Watford, Hertfordshire Basic Satellite Installation 28 & 29 November 2013: Gateshead, Tyne & Wear 12 & 13 December 2013: Watford, Hertfordshire Basic Home Networking & Connectivity […]
  • IFA 2013: Pure discuss multi-room audio

    By IER on September 6, 2013
    Paul Smith and Director of Sales, Peter Blampied, discuss multi-room audio and the importance of connectivity.
  • IFA 2013: Samsung Press Conference

    By IER on September 5, 2013
    With all the interest surrounding the mobile technology that Samsung are putting into consumer hands in the very near future, such as the intriguing Galaxy Gear Smartwatch, many of the 200+ journalists in attendance for the second press conference must have wondered how Samsung could further show how they can push the innovation boundaries with Smart TV and home appliance […]
  • IFA 2013: Sony and Panasonic show commitment to 4K

    By IER on September 4, 2013
    This year’s IFA saw two of the consumer electronics giants usher in a new age in high definition technology designed to improve life for the everyday consumer. Panasonic’s press conference earlier in the day promised “A Better Life, A Better World” with connectivity across its products with fully customisable options so that no two experiences are the same. In addition […]
  • IFA 2013: Panasonic Press Conference

    By IER on September 4, 2013
    Panasonic’s press conference from this year’s IFA, including the unveiling of the WT600, the world’s first 4K TV with HDMI 2.0 support.
  • Independent Business Awards Winners 2013

    By IER on June 26, 2013
    At the 21st Independent Business Awards, the following were winners and highly commended in their categories on what was a much celebrated night. We at IER would like to thank all of you for your kind words following the event and demonstrating how our event is still an integral part of your calendars. We all sincerely look forward to next year’s awards and keeping […]
  • LG launches smart solutions at InnoFest 2013 in Berlin

    By IER on April 24, 2013
    ‘Smart solutions’ is a term that best describes the products launched by LG at its recent InnoFest 2013 event in Berlin. Anna Ryland reports. The Korean manufacturer, which holds the number one position in the global laundry market, with a 10.9% market share, and the second place in refrigeration, with a 9.7% share of the market, has demonstrated its technological […]