Buzz grows for live 18th Edition cinema experience

Over 2,500 tickets already sold with just two weeks to go! There is now just two weeks to go until NICEIC and ELECSA’s 18th Edition Live Cinema broadcast. More than 2500 tickets have already been snapped up for the one-off event, which will be a world first for the electrical industry. Some cinema locations are already close to selling out with Bristol, Southampton and
Nottingham currently leading the way.

Dwyer Group® Acquired by Harvest Partners

Dwyer Franchising, LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world’s largest parent companies of home service brands, yesterday announced it has been acquired by Harvest Partners, LP (“Harvest Partners” or “Harvest”), a New York-based private equity firm. The deal marks the fourth and largest private equity transaction of Dwyer Group in the franchise organisation’s history. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Email marketing, your website sign up forms and GDPR

I have received email after email from organisations stating that I need to opt back in if I want to continue to receive information that I subscribed to. This is wrong! You do not have to ask people to opt in/ re subscribe. They do not have to re subscribe! Just give them the opportunity to opt out. The important thing to remember is transparency and to give your subscribers control over how their data is used. You do not have to ask people to opt in/ re subscribe. They do not have to re subscribe! Just give them the opportunity to opt out.

Mr. Electric slashes heating bills with new energy saving system

Mr. Electric, the UK’s leading electrical franchise brand, has teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Homes to trial a new smart heating system, Heat Genius, to help homeowners reduce their energy consumption and bills by only heating the rooms that are being used.   Mr. Electric Wolverhampton is one of the electrical businesses involved in the six month trial and recently installed the new intelligent heating system into one of City of Wolverhampton Council homes managed by Wolverhampton Homes.