• Online trading provides greater opportunities for the industry

    For anyone purchasing electrical equipment, the time-honoured way to do business has been via the electrical wholesaler and visits to the trade counter have become a part of a their everyday life. But the evolution of the electrical industry and the introduction of technology such as iPads and Smart phones mean that contractors have an expectation about the way they are able to do business

  • All that glitters IS gold..

    MP for Huddersfield, Barry Sheerman recently visited CEF's electrical waste site with the aim of educating people in the recycling of such equipment under the WEEE regulations. 

    His visit came after a group of local children visited the facility to work on the need for young people to understand how, as a society, we manage waste. 

  • Massive boost to charity fundraising

    The Electrical Industries Trading Company, in support of the Electrical Industries Charity (EIC), is thrilled to announce powerBall 2018 was a tremendous success and raised over £160,000. With dozens of companies and individuals donating £1,000 each in support of those who are suffering with mental health issues. Electrical Review editor, Elinore Mackay, was delighted to be able to support the charity on the evening.

  • Smart homes made simple

    CEF has published its new ‘Get Smart, Get connected’ guide to smart home technology, to help simplify smart home product selection for professional installers and buyers.

  • CEF launches new trade catalogue

    Electrical wholesaler CEF has launched a new trade catalogue and improved website to provide customers with a more transparent, consistent and convenient shopping experience.

  • New CEF store opens in Stratford-upon-Avon

    CEF has opened a brand-new store in Stratford-upon-Avon and is inviting local customers to its official opening this August.

  • CEF unveils even bigger priced Trade Catalogue 

    CEF has launched its second priced trade catalogue now containing almost 30,000 products.

  • The smart revolution is happening – Are you ready?

    Smart technology makes people’s lives easier; it ensures businesses work more efficiently; and it helps combat climate change. Now’s the time for contractors to get smart about smart homes (and commercial spaces) and the vast opportunities the connected living market brings, says CEF.