The P&D Show – Back With a Bang!

After a difficult two years for the industry, The BIG ONE is back with a bang! The P&D Show (National Painting and Decorating Show) returns to Coventry this November after an enforced absence in 2020 caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.  Most importantly, the Big Wipes team will be there in all our yellow glory. Painting… Read more »

Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice charity donation

In July, Big Wipes and IBC Buying Group handed over a £2000 cheque to the Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice. IBC Charity Euro 2020 Championship Throughout June, 24 suppliers took part in a highly entertaining Euro 2020 Charity Football Championship.  This fantastic tournament was hosted by IBC, the leading buying group for developing independent UK builders’… Read more »

FSC Forest Management Certification – Big Wipes are verified

We are very proud to announce that Big Wipes have received FSC Forest Management Chain of Custody Certification for our biodegradable Multi-Surface wipes.   The use of the logo guarantees that the viscose used to manufacture our Multi-Surface wipes comes from responsible sources What is FSC? The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an international, non-governmental organisation… Read more »

Installer SHOW 2021 – Big Wipes will be back

Installer SHOW – the great industry get-together – will return to the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, between 28-30 of September 2021.  The Big Wipes team cannot wait to get back into the exhibition swing of things!   Over the past five years, Installer SHOW has become a key date in the calendar for thousands of installers.   Big Wipes… Read more »

Who are Britain’s friendliest tradespeople?

Do good manners and courteous behaviour leave a lasting impression?   My Job Quote surveyed 1,482 Brits to discover who they believe to be the friendliest tradespeople. The friendliest tradespeople ranked It seems electricians know how to light up the room in both senses of the phrase!  75% of respondents think they are the friendliest tradespeople.  … Read more »

Big Wipes antiviral wipes – the best has become even better

Big Wipes are antiviral! The best has just got even better!  The market-leading Big Wipes brand is known for its unmatched cleaning power, packing a punch to grease, grime and bacteria on the go.  Now that punch is even mightier, as Big Wipes achieves antiviral accreditation.  They are the first industrial-grade cleaning wipes in the… Read more »

Low Carbon Workspaces – A big win for the environment

Big Wipes is delighted to have received a Low Carbon Workspaces grant to install Solar PV panels.  By doing this, we have reduced our carbon footprint by 2481 tonnes CO2e per annum – the weight of a rhino!  We thank Low Carbon Workspaces for writing the following case study: Low Carbon Workspaces – A big… Read more »

Best wipes for Electricians and Electrical Contractors

With grime a major cause of skin disease, Big Wipes are the best wipes for electricians and electrical contractors. Why Big Wipes are the best for electricians It’s unavoidable: electricians and electrical contractors get their hands dirty. They may be pulling cable through filthy loft spaces, chasing out walls for sockets and cabling or making… Read more »

Antibacterial wipes: Damage control with Big Wipes

Big Wipes antibacterial wipes can be a part of your health and safety strategy Big Wipes antibacterial wipes can play a big part in damage control for the health of your hands.  According to the latest Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures (2016), over 20,000 people are suffering from work-related skin diseases.  For many tradespeople,… Read more »

COVID-19 Big Wipes CAN protect you (Update)

<EDIT>  Since this article was first posted in May 2020, Big Wipes have achieved antiviral accreditation and are proven to kill coronavirus, the virus that causes Covid-19.  The range of Big Wipes cleaning wipes has gained EN 14476, the European Antiviral Standard for chemical disinfectants. We are receiving many calls and questions regarding Big Wipes effectiveness against… Read more »