Industry Events

  • Electrical industry’s best and brightest take home silverware at the IER Awards 2018

    By ieradmin on April 13, 2018
    The very best from across the electrical retailing sector gathered yesterday at London’s Park Plaza Victoria Hotel to celebrate the success of the past twelve months at the 26th iteration of the IER Awards. The refreshed format saw the daytime event kick off with a products and services demonstration, giving guests a unique opportunity to network with key figures from retailers […]
  • Bristol Sound & Vision enjoys new faces and positivity at 2018 show

    By ieradmin on March 15, 2018
    Longstanding AV show Bristol Sound & Vision, organised by Audio T, has reported strong attendances this year and positive feedback from exhibitors. The show organisers commented: “As always the Show was buzzing, and everyone seemed pleased with our customary busy weekend and the very positive atmosphere. Visitors came from all over the UK and numbers were well up on Friday […]
  • Sirius Convention to be held at Exclusively Housewares and Exclusively Electrical

    By ieradmin on March 8, 2018
    Brooke House Exhibitions, the organisers of Exclusively Housewares & Exclusively Electrical, has announced details of its initiative with the Sirius Buying Group for the 2018 shows. Agreement has also been reached with the electrical appliance buying group Sirius to hold a convention of their members on the first day of the show. The convention will be staged on the Atrium […]
  • Football legend and radio star announced as post-dinner speaker at the 2018 IER Awards

    By ieradmin on March 7, 2018
    With the nation set to be gripped by football fever this summer, the organiser of the IER Awards and publisher of IER magazine, Datateam Business Media, is delighted to reveal that Arsenal legend and sports pundit Perry Groves will be making an appearance at this year’s ceremony. Taking place on Thursday April 12 at the Park Plaza London Victoria Hotel, […]
  • Registration opens for Evolving Connectivity 2018

    By ieradmin on January 22, 2018
    The Confederation of Aerial Industries Ltd (CAI) has announced that registration for its annual Evolving Connectivity conference is now open. This year’s event, taking place on April 26 at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham, focuses on the first major upheaval of spectrum change since the digital switchover. More of the UHF is being allocated for mobile use so UK terrestrial […]
  • Exclusively Housewares & Exclusively Electrical join forces with bira for 2018 shows

    By ieradmin on January 15, 2018
    Brooke House Exhibitions, the organisers of Exclusively Housewares & Exclusively Electrical, and the British Independent Retailers Association (bira) have announced a new joint initiative for 2018. In a drive to support the independent retailers of housewares and cook shop products the two organisations will work closely together to ensure that a visit to the show is both productive and cost […]
  • EIC celebrates success of powerBall 2017

    By ieradmin on January 5, 2018
    The Electrical Industries Trading Company, in support of the Charity, has announced that the dance extravaganza powerBall 2017 raised over £140,000. On top of that, on the night, 51 people pledged to raise £1,000 each for the Charity in the next 12 months through individual fundraising. Since the very first inaugural Festival Dinner which took place in 1908, powerBall continues […]
  • Score new contacts at the IER Awards 2018

    By ieradmin on December 12, 2017
    Bringing together members of the electrical retailing sector to celebrate the most outstanding manufacturers, retailers and individuals, the IER Awards 2018 will take place on Thursday 12 April at the Park Plaza London Victoria Hotel. It’s time to boost votes Voting in the manufacturer categories is now open and will close on 31 January 2018. Retailers are able to have […]
  • Minister calls for radios to be digital by default

    By ieradmin on September 27, 2017
    The Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, Minister of State for Digital, has called for producers and suppliers of radios to ensure all new devices are digital by default in anticipation of the likelhood of a future transition from analogue to digital broadcasting, during an interview featured at a major radio industry conference, Drive to Digital 2017, which took place at […]
  • Hometech show reaches milestone and promises to be ‘biggest yet’

    By ieradmin on September 13, 2017
    Hughes Electrical’s 25th anniversary Hometech show promises to the biggest ever with around 50 trade stands featuring manufacturers, plus a host of leading chefs giving live cooking demonstrations, including 2016 Great British Bake-Off winner Candice Brown, while it will again be raising money for a local charity. It is being held at the Norfolk Showground on October 20-22 and has free […]