News Articles

  1. 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?
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Manchester Kampus Illumination with Festoon Lighting

    Essential Supplies illuminate Manchester’s Kampus

    April 14, 2020
    News Articles
    Kampus is a £250 million new garden neighbourhood in Manchester city centre. Once home to Manchester Metropolitan University, the site has been transformed into apartments secret streets, gardens and terraces, restaurants and bars. 
  6. ISO Certificate acheived at Essential Supplies UK

    Essential Supplies Quality and Environmental Standards

    April 03, 2020
    News Articles
    Essential Supplies UK Ltd was established in 1995 as a leading supplier and manufacturer of bespoke lighting, electrical, rigging and audio products. Read how we've achieved ISO status for good business practice.
  7. Executive Hire Show Magazine Review

    Executive Hire Show Magazine – Review

    April 01, 2020
    News Articles
    As vehicle and plant operators explore electric and hybrid options, the demands on the vehicle charging infrastructure will grow. Dan Jenkins reports on a new product which was displayed at the Show and is designed to ease the situation.
  8. Essential Supplies Training Courses

    Essential Supplies Training Courses

    March 10, 2020
    How-to Articles, News Articles
    Our event courses are specially designed for those within the events industry, looking at the latest key products unique to the events world. Read how you can partake in a course yourself!
  9. February 2020 Newsletter

    February 2020 Newsletter

    March 09, 2020
    News Articles, Blog
    We’re feeling the love this Valentines and we wanted to take the opportunity to tell all our loyal customers you light up our lives – we love you a whole watt! 
  10. Threatre Royal Plymouth illuminated at night

    Case Study: The Theatre Royal

    March 02, 2020
    News Articles, Case Studies
    We looked at the Theatre Royal project, to light the exterior wall surfaces in addition to their existing projection. Essential Supplies looked to improve the visibility of the theatre as well as creating something eye catching.
  11. Essential Supplies Products

    Essential Supplies. Who are we?

    February 06, 2020
    News Articles, Blog
    We’ve been around for over 21 years and have steadily grown in to one of the top companies in the UK for the supply and manufacture of lighting, electrical, rigging and audio products.
  12. ADJ and Essential Supplies illuminate festival

    Essential Supplies & ADJ create spectacular lighting show at Illuminate Festival

    December 09, 2019
    News Articles
    Illuminate Plymouth 2019 is a spectacular light-based festival based in Plymouth. As the event has powered down we reflect on our involvement.