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Q-Nect. Strong, Quick & Reliable Solutions.

Q-Nect. Strong, Quick & Reliable Solutions.

Unicrimp adds a brand new category to its cable accessories range. Focusing on strong, quick and reliable solutions, the new Q-Nect range offers great versatility for electrical connections. Each product is packed with features which makes your installations quicker and easier.

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Uncrimp expands sleeving solutions

Uncrimp expands sleeving solutions

More toolbox essentials have been added to Unicrimp’s Q-Crimp fixings range with new Self-Amalgamating Tape and Multi-colour Heat Shrink Tubing now part of the collection.
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Unicrimp turns the screw

Unicrimp turns the screw

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to develop its product offer to satisfy demand from installers.
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New Q-Crimp Grommet Strips added to Unicrimp range

New Q-Crimp Grommet Strips added to Unicrimp range

Scolmore Group company, Unicrimp, has added a brand new product to its Q-Crimp fixings range – with Grommet Strip Edge Trim Rolls now part of the collection.
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Unicrimp adds Metal Cable Cleats to Q-Fire range

Unicrimp adds Metal Cable Cleats to Q-Fire range

Unicrimp has added a range of Metal Cable Cleats to its growing Q-Fire portfolio of fire-rated cable accessory products.
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Unicrimp adds Earth Electrode Box to Earthing Rods range

Unicrimp adds Earth Electrode Box to Earthing Rods range

Unicrimp’s latest new product development activity sees the addition of a 20mm conduit Earth Electrode Box to the company’s growing Earth Rods and Components range.
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Unicrimp seals the deal with adhesives range

Unicrimp seals the deal with adhesives range

Scolmore Group company, Unicrimp, supplies the Siroflex range of adhesives and sealants - a trusted brand among professional tradespeople. 
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Unicrimp updates cable accessories catalogue

Unicrimp updates cable accessories catalogue

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, has produced a new catalogue to showcase its newly expanded, market-leading range of cable accessories products.
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Unicrimp Metal Content Cable Ties help reduce contamination

Unicrimp Metal Content Cable Ties help reduce contamination

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its cable accessories portfolio with the addition of a new range of Metal Content Cable Ties.
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Unicrimp adds new Trade Tubs

Unicrimp adds new Trade Tubs

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, has expanded its popular range of Q-Crimp Trade Tubs with three new tub additions
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Unicrimp adds new CXT Brass Glands

Unicrimp adds new CXT Brass Glands

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, has expanded its Brass Glands range to include CXT Brass Glands. 
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 Unicrimp introduces Catenary Wire and Jack Chain ranges

Unicrimp introduces Catenary Wire and Jack Chain ranges

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its cable accessories portfolio and the latest development sees the addition of Catenary Wire, Jack Chains and associated accesso
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Unicrimp adds new All-round Banding range

Unicrimp adds new All-round Banding range

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its cable accessories portfolio with the addition of a new range of All Round Banding.
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OB1 the No 1 sealant and adhesive now available from Unicrimp

OB1 the No 1 sealant and adhesive now available from Unicrimp

Leading cable accessories supplier and Scolmore Group company, Unicrimp, has acquired the rights to exclusively distribute the original, multi-surface sealant and adhesive brand.
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New Lever Connectors from Unicrimp

New Lever Connectors from Unicrimp

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its cable accessories portfolio with the addition of a new range of Lever Connectors.
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Unicrimp introduces new Squarelock Woodscrews

Unicrimp introduces new Squarelock Woodscrews

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, has added Squarelock Woodscrews to its growing Q-Crimp range of fixings.     
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Why you should be Q-ueuing up for Unicrimp

Why you should be Q-ueuing up for Unicrimp

Q1. Tell us more about the Unicrimp brand and Scolmore's reasons for adding the company to the Scolmore Group.
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Unicrimp introduces new cable accessories catalogue

Unicrimp introduces new cable accessories catalogue

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, has produced a new catalogue to showcase its market-leading range of cable accessories products.
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Down to earth solution from Unicrimp

Down to earth solution from Unicrimp

Unicrimp's latest new product development activity sees the company enter a brand new product category with the launch of a range of earthing rods and component products.
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18th edition compliant cable clips from Unicrimp

18th edition compliant cable clips from Unicrimp

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its cable accessories portfolio with new additions to its range of cable clips. The new fire-rated Metal Twin and Earth Cable Cli
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New faces at Unicrimp

New faces at Unicrimp

Leading cable accessory products supplier, Unicrimp – part of the Scolmore Group of companies - has made two new appointments to its sales team.
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Scolmore launches online training

Scolmore launches online training

A mixture of live videos streamed over our social media platforms, and training sessions hosted over zoom will commence on Tuesday, 10th November.
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Scolmore Group Launches Unicrimp

Scolmore Group Launches Unicrimp

Unicrimp is the latest new business to emerge from the successful Scolmore Group of companies. Its formation brings to the electrical contracting industry a comprehensive range of cable accessory prod
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Unicrimp expands Siroflex adhesives and sealants range

Unicrimp expands Siroflex adhesives and sealants range

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group, is expanding its Siroflex range of adhesives and sealants with the addition of two new fire resistant products.
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Unicrimp Hires New Sales Manager

Unicrimp Hires New Sales Manager

The continued growth of the Unicrimp business has led to the creation of a new position within the company and the appointment of Mike Jackson as National Sales Manager...
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Unicrimp expands wiring accessories range

Unicrimp expands wiring accessories range

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, continues to expand its comprehensive range of cable accessories and has just added three new products – Nylon Meter Tail Glands, Saddle Bar Spacers
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Unicrimp adds masonry screws to Q-Fire range

Unicrimp adds masonry screws to Q-Fire range

Unicrimp has added masonry screws to its growing range of fixings. 
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Unicrimp introduces red and white fire-safe metal cable clips

Unicrimp introduces red and white fire-safe metal cable clips

Unicrimp, part of the Scolmore Group of companies, offers an extensive range of cable accessories.  The company has just extended its range of 18th edition compliant fire-rated Metal Twin and Earth Ca
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We Are Open For Business As Usual

We Are Open For Business As Usual

Unicrimp is open and continuing to supply market-leading able management consumables to distributors across the country.
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Apprentice of the Year contest reaches final stage

More than 300 started out but the quest to be crowned NICEIC and ELECSA Apprentice of the Year is now down to the final eight.

The contest – launched in conjunction with partner sponsor, Scolmore Group - recognises the talents of the brightest electrical students in the UK and is now down to the decisive stage.

The remaining students will have to complete several practical tests and undergo a short interview with industry legends Tony Cable and Darren Staniforth before the winner of the first ever NICEIC and ELECSA Electrical Apprentice of the Year is announced.

The Grand Final takes place at Scolmore’s headquarters in Tamworth, Staffordshire, on June 9th.

Julie Blake, Senior Marketing Manager at Certsure, which operates the NICEIC and ELECSA brands, said: “It has been a tough process but we are excited about the upcoming final.  Apprentices are the lifeblood of our industry and it has been encouraging to see how committed they have been. The overall standard and general level of enthusiasm shown by everyone is a credit to the industry.”

The final eight are:

Chris Powell, 23, from Wakefield

Scott Lewis, 19, from Devon

Benjamin Vanstone, 18 from Weston Super Mare

Michael Wooley, 20, from Telford

Dominic Ede, 21, from Cornwall

Joshua Casey, 21, from Halifax

Robbie McGowan, 21, from Yorkshire

Mark Lee, 22, from Essex

The finalists have had to battle through two stages of the contest, which began back in December last year. The first stage of the contest was an online exam comprising of a variety of questions relating to electrical installations.

The top 20% performing students from that stage then progressed to stage 2 - a practical 1 ½ hour exam held at one of seven locations across the UK. 

Marie Parry, Scolmore Group’s marketing director said: “We understand the importance of supporting the industry and we are committed to playing our part to help the electricians of today and tomorrow to develop their skills and grow their businesses.  We are delighted to be involved with the Apprentice of the Year and the results so far demonstrate that there is a wealth of talent out there and that bodes well for the future of the industry.”

Each finalist will now receive an iPad with a host of other prizes up for grabs including a £2000 holiday voucher for the winner, which can be spent on a trip of their choice. There is a £500 holiday voucher for the runner up.

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