Toolfair Exeter – Big Wipes head to English Riviera

At the beginning of December, the Big Wipes team headed to divine Devon to take part in Toolfair Exeter.  Toolfairs are a great opportunity to meet new and existing customers, showcase our most popular products and offer fantastic deals.  We are yet to meet anyone who isn’t impressed by the Big Wipes cleaning demo! What… Read more »

Painting and Decorating Show 2021 – Back to normal

After a Covid-19 enforced break, we were thrilled to return to Coventry for the Painting and Decorating Show 2021.   Held over two days at the CBS Arena (previously Ricoh), we joined over 100 manufacturers, showing thousands of products. Painting and Decorating Show Essentials The Big Wipes stand at the National Painting & Decorating Show 2021… Read more »

Elex Sandown – including Toolfair and ProBuilder Live

Elex Sandown had the Sandown Racecourse buzzing with hands-on demos, product launches and new techniques.  Crowds of tradespeople attended the annual two-day event and we saw most of them at our Big Wipes stand. Big Wipes in Sandown Toofair / Elexshow was the most ideal way to keep our loyal supporters up to date with… Read more »

Professional Builder Top Products Awards – Big Wipes win

Now in its 31st year, the Professional Builder Top Products Awards are the publication’s much coveted annual industry accolade.  They are bequeathed by the best judges in the business – the readers of Professional Builder magazine.  These are the builders with the breadth of knowledge and hands-on experience who will ultimately determine the success of… Read more »

InstallerShow 2021 – The best yet

The InstallerSHOW returned in 2021 with its biggest and best-attended event to date.  The UK’s leading show for heating, plumbing and electrical professionals welcomed thousands of visitors, hundreds of exhibitors and a host of new features. The buzz of InstallerShow 2021 The show took place from 28th to 30th September at the Coventry Building Society… Read more »

Heating Installer Awards 2021 – The Winner is crowned

Grant Gundelfinger, of Mayfly Group Ltd, fought off strong competition to be crowned the winner of the Heating Installer Awards 2021.  Grant impressed the judges with his high level of technicality, outstanding professionalism and commitment to the industry and his customers.  The award ceremony took place in front of a packed audience at the InstallerShow… Read more »

Toolfair and Elexshow – Big Wipes in Wales and Coventry

We waited 18 long months to finally attend a Toolfair again, and what an extraordinary come-back it proved to be. What is Toolfair? Toolfair is a unique and dynamic regional show where trade users of tools come to see new products and ranges first-hand.  It offers exhibitors an unrivalled opportunity to meet new customers face-to-face… Read more »

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 »

Recycled Plastic Tables add splashes of colour

Big Wipes has invested in some fabulous rainbow-themed recycled plastic picnic tables.  Not only do they add (more yellow!) colour to the garden, we are also helping to preserve our natural resources.  Designed as an alternative to traditional construction materials, the tables are manufactured from plastics that would otherwise have gone to landfill.  Furthermore, by… Read more »