World Down Syndrome Day 2019 in the Big Wipes office

Like every year, World Down Syndrome Day 2019 was celebrated on the 21st of March.  World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is a global awareness event, which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012.    The date for WDSD being the 21st day of the 3rd month, was selected to signify the uniqueness of… Read more »

Big Wipes fluff up – there’s a first time for everything

Unfortunately we had a glitch in the system.  The abrasive layer on a small number of our Heavy-Duty (80s) wipes did not bond properly, causing excessive “fluffiness”. If you are affected by this, please email us a photo of the wipe and the batch number and we will happily replace it with our 50% extra… Read more »

Installer 2018 Shortlisted for two Awards

Installer 2018 is delighted to announce that it’s been shortlisted for two prestigious EN Awards.  They are some of the most sought-after trophies in the UK exhibition industry. Installer 2018 nominated for InstallerINVENT The first nomination is for InstallerINVENT in the Best Feature Area category. InstallerINVENT first debuted in 2016 and has been one of the most… Read more »

Heating Installer Awards 2019 – Enter NOW

Heating Installer Awards Deadline With only a few days to go until the deadline, time is quickly running out to enter this year’s Heating Installer Awards. As well as the coveted title and opportunity to boost your reputation and grow your business, there are thousands of pounds of money-can’t-buy prizes up for grabs including the… Read more »

Painting and Decorating Show 2018 – Magic with Big Wipes

The National Painting and Decorating Show 2018 was the biggest annual trade show event in the UK painting and decorating industry, and one you really could not afford to miss if you are a professional painter and decorator, or you use, stock or specify decorating materials and systems. The very latest ideas and innovations were… Read more »

The wipe way forward for the professional builder

Big Wipes has launched its new 4×4 formula of industrial strength wipes. We caught up with Professional Builder reader Joe Campanella who put them to the test out on site. According to the latest HSE figures, there are over 35,000 cases of work-related skin diseases diagnosed by GPs every year in the UK. When you… Read more »

Antibacterial wipes: Damage control with Big Wipes

Big Wipes industrial antibacterial wipes can be a part of your health and safety strategy. According to the latest Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures (2016) available, there are over 20,000 people suffering from work-related skin diseases with around 7,000 new cases diagnosed every year.  For many tradespeople, therefore, cleaning hands effectively while still being… Read more »

noVANber petition: Tackling van and tool theft

How did the noVanber petition come about? Van tool theft is an ever growing concern for tradespeople up and down the UK and a new social media campaign has been launched to help fight back: the noVanber petition, or simply #noVANber. The loss of a van and/or tools can have a severe impact on a… Read more »

Zero Cost Option – Big Wipes save you more than they cost

We have calculated that when you take into account the potential cost of damage caused by spillages and leaks of building & construction materials, using Big Wipes cleaning wipes actually saves a company more than they cost.  This is why we call Big Wipes the Zero Cost Option. Tradespeople have to deal with grease and… Read more »

Carl Ras Tradesman Fair 2018 in Copenhagen

For the sixth year in a row, Big Wipes exhibited at one of the most popular exhibitions in Denmark, the Carl Ras Tradesman Fair.  As has become tradition, it took place in Brondby Hallen, Copenhagen. Barrow loads of Big Wipes The Carl Ras Tradesman Fair has been a tradition for 20 years and gets bigger… Read more »