• Grenfell disaster: Hotpoint fridge freezer may have caused fire

    By ieradmin on June 26, 2017
    London Fire Brigade is reissuing essential advice to people about white goods safety following the announcement that the Grenfell Tower fire started in a fridge freezer. The Metropolitan Police announced on June 23 that the fire was not started deliberately and originated in a fridge freezer. The investigation has identified the make and model as a Hotpoint FF175BP and that this model […]
  • Voting is open for the IER Awards 2015

    By ieradmin on December 15, 2014
    The expert judging panel has met and the shortlists have been decided for the IER Awards 2015. Now it’s your turn to have your say. You can vote online at www.ierawards.co.uk/voting-form or look out for the December/January 2015 issue of Innovative Electrical Retailing for a paper version that can be posted in. Every voter will also be in with the chance of […]
  • Entry extended due to popular demand!

    By ieradmin on November 5, 2014
    We have extended our entry deadline until FRIDAY November 7, so if you haven’t had a chance to enter yet, don’t panic! Get your entries in by Friday and you could still be in with a chance of winning a prestigious IER Award – a stamp of guaranteed quality for any business or product. Manufacturers – if your company has made […]
  • Time’s running out!

    By ieradmin on October 22, 2014
    The deadline for the IER Awards entries is less than 2 weeks away… With a range of categories for retailers and manufacturers, the Awards is designed to recognise and reward dedication to the industry and the achievements of the past twelve months. Industry members can nominate themselves or other retailers for as many categories as they are relevant for. Enter HERE! “From […]
  • IER Awards open for entries!

    By ieradmin on October 9, 2014
    On the 12th March 2015, the Innovative Electrical Retailing Awards will return to the capital for an evening of glitz, glamour and fun. Entries are open online at www.ierawards.co.uk/awards and organiser Datateam Business Media invites retailers, manufacturers and brands to enter this prestigious group of awards. Gregor Muir, staff reporter for IER magazine, commented: “It’s never been more important to […]
  • Denon sales promotion sees retailer drive away with prize

    By ieradmin on July 28, 2014
    Home entertainment product manufacturer Denon has seen a retail partner earn himself a prize in a recent sales promotion. Richer Sounds Northern Ireland managing director John MacDonald was given the keys to a Citroën DS4 car by D&M UK managing director Jason Dear after winning a John MacDonald said: “I’m delighted to receive this amazing prize. We’ve done very well […]
  • Miele UK team conquers Three Peaks Challenge

    By ieradmin on July 24, 2014
    13 Miele UK staff members have completed the demanding Three Peaks Challenge raising over £9,000 for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. The hardy members of the German manufacturer’s team climbed Ben Nevis (1344m) in Scotland, Scaffell Pike (978m) in England and Snowdon (1085m) in Wales.
  • Datateam girls get ‘Pretty Muddy’

    By ieradmin on July 24, 2014
    www.innovativeelectricalretailing.com and Innovative Electrical Retailing magazine publishing director Hannah Dedman, and Innovative Electrical Retailing Awards organiser Georgia Moore, along with other staff from Datateam Publishing, took part in Cancer Research UK’s Race For Life ‘Pretty Muddy’ event at Mote Park in the Kent town of Maidstone on July 12.  Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life is a series of 5k […]
  • Haier awarded VDE Seal of Quality

    By ieradmin on July 17, 2014
    Haier has received the VDE Seal of Quality for its A2FE-735 series of Three Door (3D) combi fridge-freezers, reportedly making it the first manufacturer in its category to achieve this recognition. The VDE Seal of Quality is awarded by the Testing and Certification Institute of the Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies for electrical appliances after thorough testing to […]
  • Newcastle and Gateshead set for Wi-Fi boost

    By IER on May 29, 2014
    Newcastle and Gateshead have successfully struck a deal to install free Wi-Fi in scores of public areas. The Wi-Fi hotspots will be provided by GOWEX, which has already created wireless ‘smart cities’ including San Francisco, New York, Miami, Dubai and Paris. Residents and visitors registering with GOWEX for the service will be able to connect to free Wi-Fi on both […]