News & Blog

  1. Tents and Marquee at a Festival

    Here’s Why Power Distribution at Festival is SO Important…

    June 27, 2022
    With the festival and events season upon us, it only feels right to have a blog post dedicated to the event power. This blog aims to cover the importance of power distribution at festivals and how we can help!
  2. What Lamps for my Lighting Fixtures

    Which Lamp is Best for my Lighting Fixture?

    June 06, 2022
    How-to Articles, Blog

    Need some advice about the right lamps for your lighting? This blog should cover all your questions about our bulbs / lamps, their fixtures and everything in between. We’ll also give you some inspiration for your indoor and outdoor lighting.

  3. Bespoke Power Distribution Units

    Titan Power Bespoke Power Distribution Products

    May 10, 2022
    News Articles, Blog

    Here at Essential Supplies, we offer Titan Power, bespoke power distribution design that can cater for all your power needs. This blog will tell you more about the specific features which our Titan Power distro units have and how a customised version will suit you.

  4. First EV Chargers in Torpoint Cornwall

    First Electric Vehicle Chargers in Torpoint, for Public Use

    March 25, 2022
    News Articles

    NEWS ALERT - Electric Vehicle Chargers have been installed at Essential Supplies Head Office in Torpoint, the first also for public use.

  5. Indoor Illumination Blue

    The Complete Guide to Uplighters. Which one is right for you?

    February 25, 2022
    How-to Articles, Blog

    The last blog about uplighters that we wrote was back in 2018 (and things have certainly changed since then.) With some new additions to the range, here is our updated post on all that is good about uplighters.

  6. Gucci Virtual Garden Event

    The Rising Trend of Micro-Experiences

    January 19, 2022

    With brand reputation as meaningful as ever, how are micro experiences increasing brand growth and consumer loyalty? This blog post will deep dive into what they are, what they do and how they are the future of brand events.

  7. Festoon Lighting and how

    Festoon Lighting at its best. Learn all about how

    December 22, 2021
    How-to Articles, Blog

    This is a blog post all about our festoons and fairy lights. As we stock a range of products, this will hopefully inform you and answer any questions you have about festoons.

  8. Supply chain issues

    Stock Availability and Supply issues Impacting 2021 - 2022

    November 19, 2021
    News Articles, Blog
    2021 has proven to be a challenging year with regards to stock availability. After the pandemic of 2020, suppliers reduced manufacturing from lack of demand but 2021 became a bumper year, swallowing up anything that could be sold. But where does that leave the world now?
  9. New PowerSyntax Powerline Connectors

    New Syntax© Powerlock Plugs & Sockets at Essential Supplies

    November 15, 2021
    News Articles, New Product Launch
    The latest introduction from Syntax Connectors Manufacturers is the PowerSyntax Powerlock series used in a variety of industries where high-power loads are required. Here we discover the new products, what they are and what they can do.
  10. Dancefloor lighting

    The Importance of Lighting Effects at Events

    November 15, 2021
    In this blog, we’ve listed our top disco lights. Whether you’re a DJ or a simple party-goer, creating a memorable atmosphere is made easier just by adding in some funky lighting.
  11. Showman Show Event 2021 image

    Successful Showman’s Show 2021

    November 15, 2021
    News Articles, Blog
    Showman Show 2021 proved to be slightly smaller show, yet it remained eventful. We describe how we put together our stand for the event, what we developed and the good work completed to engage and satisfy the delegates.
  12. Star Mirror decoration

    A Star Is Born ... How a Rotating Mirrored Star came to life

    November 01, 2021
    News Articles, New Product Launch
    Seems like a memory or maybe it was a dream, Port Eliot always has that effect on us all … we are lucky to have it on our doorstep for so many reasons ……. best of all we love being involved and working behind the scenes.