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How Replenishh helped Mr Electric charge up DPD

DPD drivers in Cornwall have now gone electric, thanks to Replenishh and Mr Electric. Mr. Electric®, the UK’s leading electrical franchise brand, was selected by parcel delivery company DPD to assis...read the full story

Rapid nominated in two categories at Elektra Awards

Rapid is delighted to have been shortlisted twice at the Elektra 2019 awards, the "Oscars" of the electronics industry. The company features in both the Distributor of the Year and the Educational Su...read the full story

EO Academy training - Colchester - December 11th

The last Replenishh training session of 2019 takes place on Wednesday December 11th in Colchester. Hosted by Replenishh, it equips installers with the knowledge required to specify, design, instal...read the full story

EO Academy training - Nottingham - November 13th

The next Replenishh training session takes place on Wednesday November 13th in Nottingham. Hosted by Replenishh, it equips installers with the knowledge required to specify, design, install and operat...read the full story

Rapid celebrates National Customer Service Week

October 7-11 is National Customer Service Week, and here at Rapid we are taking part with a full schedule of activities and events. We were finalists in the Customer Service Excellence category at the...read the full story

OLEV Homecharge Scheme SMART update

From 1 July 2019 there will be some significant changes to the OLEV Homecharge Scheme, which gives customers up to £500 off the cost of a new charging station at residential premises. Charging stati...read the full story

Does Cornwall have a charging problem?

Replenishh’s EV Technical & Specifications Manager Jim Rugg has recently taken ownership of a BMW i3, an EV with an official range of 186 miles – though in reality its motorway range is in the region ...read the full story

Charge up your EV expertise

As the need to install more EV Charging points becomes an ever greater priority for homeowners, businesses and service providers, what does this mean for purchasing teams? What products do they need t...read the full story

18th Edition electrical installation tester

From January this year, when the 18th edition wiring regulations came into force, EV charging points can be protected by either a RCD type B or an RCD type A and appropriate equipment that ensures d...read the full story

Replenishh - charging from October

From next month we are doing something different with EV. Replenishh, launching in October, is designed to make EV installations a more straightforward process for procurement teams as well as home...read the full story

Schneider chargers fitted at Southampton Business Park

Replenishh has recently supplied EV charging stations as part of an installation project at Optima 125, a new commercial unit at Hounsdown Business Park, Southampton. In total six Schneider Electric 7...read the full story

A Genius EV solution for York hostel

A tourist hostel in York can now add EV charging to the facilities it can offer its guests, with the installation of two new EO eoGENIUS 7.2kW sockets. The two charging stations in the car parking are...read the full story

An electric Formula for success

Every July Silverstone is not just the venue for the British Grand Prix. It also plays host to Formula Student, the Institute of Mechanical Engineering’s student engineering competition, where eng...read the full story

Triple nomination for Rapid in Business Excellence Awards Essex

Rapid is delighted to announce that it has been nominated in three categories for the 2019 Business Excellence Awards Essex. The company, which this year celebrates its 40th anniversary, has been no...read the full story

Brexit: Rapid statement

As you are no doubt aware, the European Union has extended the period in which the UK can deliver Brexit to 31 October 2019. This has given businesses like ours some vital breathing space and more t...read the full story

Rapid celebrates 40th birthday in style

40 years since it was founded, Rapid celebrated with a party and networking event at its Colchester headquarters. The event attracted guests from the electronics industry, local business representativ...read the full story

RoHS 3 update - what has changed?

On 22 July 2019 there will be a change to the RoHS directive (2011/65/EU). The Restriction of the Use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE) directive (2011/6...read the full story

OLEV Homecharge Scheme SMART update

From 1 July 2019 there will be some significant changes to the OLEV Homecharge Scheme, which gives customers up to £500 off the cost of a new charging station at residential premises. Charging stati...read the full story