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2020

EPE clap for our carers 🌈👏🏼

Everyone here at EPE would like to take this opportunity to say a big warm thank you to all our carers who have worked tirelessly on the frontline throughout the COVID-19 crisis. We clapped extra loud for you last night 🌈👏🏼


29th May 2020

Simon Dawson celebrates 5 years at EPE!

Over the past 5 years, we have seen Simon Dawson grow and become an integral part of our team. He has developed in depth industry knowledge during the time he has been here and combined with the passion he has for his job, Simon has proved to be one of our top regional sales mangers in the North!

I’ve really enjoyed my time so far at EPE.

I love the fact the company is ever evolving and ready to take on any challenge. I’m proud to have been part of something that has grown and changed so much in the five years I’ve been here and I’m looking forward to seeing where we go in the future.

But the best part is working with fantastic colleagues, fantastic brands and fantastic customers!

Says Simon

From the directors and everyone else at EPE, thank you for 5 years of loyalty, Simon!


29th May 2020

EPE donates Melitta coffee machine to Gomersal Primary school ☕️

On behalf of EPE International, Clive MJ Barstow – Sales director at EPE, donated a Melitta Solo Bean-to-Cup coffee machine to Gomersal Primary School to thank staff for all the hard work they are doing, looking after the key workers children.

Headteacher, Melanie Cox was pleased to accept the machine on behalf of all the staff at Gomersal Primary School who have made it possible for our key workers to do their jobs.

The staff at Gomersal primary thanked EPE in a recent tweet saying ‘The coffee has certainly helped keep the team going while making the alterations needed to the building!’

EPE are extremely grateful for all of the work you are doing and we hope you enjoy a well deserved coffee!


28th May 2020

Have you got your copy of the EPE May/June Promotions brochure?

If you haven’t already got your copy of the EPE May/June Promotions brochure then request your digital version now!

Big Brands, Massive Savings & packed full of mega deals!

Don’t miss out and drive your sales with STAY AT HOME must haves from the UK’s Leading SDA & Cookware distributor!

If you would like to start receiving the Promotions Brochure please contact our sales team for more information on 0844 800 8055 or sales@epeinternational.com

For full product ranges please see our Buyers Choice catalogue


26th May 2020

It’s Fun Fact Friday 💡

This week we bring to you a fun and interesting fact about the Tefal GC740B40 Select grill! 

Did you know that the intelligent Select grill from Tefal features an automatic cooking sensor which senses the thickness of meat and adapts the cooking cycle accordingly producing superb grilling results. Perfect for consumers wanting to create restaurant quality results from home.

Every Friday we share a fun fact from our extensive product knowledge so make sure you keep a look out for next weeks!


22nd May 2020

EPE’s brand partners Princess feature in the Progressive Electrical magazine

EPE’s brand partners, Princess have featured in the May issue of the Progressive Electrical magazine! Sarah Large UK marketing manager for Smartwares Group – owners of the Princess brand, says:

One vital point of difference about Princess is the brand’s unparalleled expertise with fun and social cooking products. This is a trend that is only growing in popularity and is all about elevating home dining, and this perfectly encapsulates the mastery of the Princess portfolio of items for the home. There’s a good reason why we have more than 30% market share in this category in Holland.

Click here to read the full article

If you would like to become a stockist of the extensive product range we have to offer by Princess, contact us today at: sales@epeinternational.com or call 0844 800 8055 for more information. For existing customers, head over to our trade site to stock Princess today!


19th May 2020

A must have from Crux!

Seriously skilful, the Crux All-in-One Hand Blender Set set comes with a whole host of attachments that blend, chop, whisk and mash their way through loads of food prep!

It’s many functions are powered by a mighty 800W motor to make light work of blending all kinds of ingredients!

Log in to our trade site and click here to order.


18th May 2020

It’s FunFactFriday 💡

This week we bring to you a Fun and interesting fact about the Tefal C4090643 Veggie pan!

Did you know that the Tefal Veggie pan guarantees perfectly cooked veg full of flavour and retains up 30% more nutrients.

Every Friday we share a fun fact from our extensive product knowledge so make sure you keep a look out for next weeks!


15th May 2020

EPE features in the Gift Focus magazine as appointed distributor for brand partners Melitta

EPE International’s brand partners, Melitta have featured in the May/June issue of the Gift Focus magazine and have highlighted EPE as their appointed distributor. 

Nigel Morrison, consumer & trade marketing manager at Melitta UK spoke to Gift Focus about the company’s journey.  When asked ‘What are your future plans for the business?’ Nigel states ‘Melitta has formed a new trade partnership with EPE International – one of the UK’s most established and respected distributor brands in the industry with years of experience. The industry’s pretty varied and working with EPE gives us a strong route to market, allowing us to get the Melitta brand in front of a wide range of retailers’

Click here and head over to pages 24-25 & 37 to read more about Melitta and their partnership with EPE. 

EPE are proud distributors of Melitta and offer an extensive range of their high quality coffee products. For more information please contact EPE today on 0844 80 8055.


13th May 2020

A must have from Beko! ☕️

The Beko Espresso coffee machine is a simple way for consumers to make delicious barista-style espresso from their favourite ground coffee – all from the comfort of their own home. It also comes with an attached steam nozzle which is perfect for making frothed milk for cappuccinos and lattes.

There is no denying that this a must have product for lockdown!

Log in to our trade site and click here to order.


11th May 2020

EPE features on Housewaresnews.net : EPE remains open for business and supporting of the NHS

In a recent online article, EPE International spoke with HousewaresNews.net to update retailers on EPE’s position during this time and what they are doing to support the NHS.

Click here to read the full article.


7th May 2020

Spreading positivity in the office.

EPE understand that these times are challenging which is why we have been busy surrounding our office with quotes to motivate, inspire and encourage our team. Keeping positivity in the air during this time is very important to us and we want to ensure our team returns with a smile on their face!

Please note, we are open for business in the usual way but with low levels of staff so we can fully adhere to Public Health England guidelines.

For now, please stay home, stay safe and protect our NHS 🌈


5th May 2020

It’s Fun Fact Friday! 💡

It’s Fun Fact Friday! This week we bring to you a Fun and interesting fact about the Russell Hobbs 21600-10 Illuminating glass kettle. 

The Russell Hobbs 21600-10 Illuminating glass kettle has an energy saving of up to 66%. It’s no wonder why it’s one of the Uk’s NO.1 best selling glass kettle.

Every Friday we share a fun fact from our extensive product knowledge so make sure you keep a look out for next weeks!


1st May 2020

May/June Promotions brochure out now!

The EPE May/June Promotions brochure is now available in print format and for digital download.

Big Brands, Massive Savings & packed full of mega deals!

Don’t miss out and drive your sales with STAY AT HOME must haves from the UK’s Leading SDA & Cookware distributor!

If you would like to start receiving the Promotions Brochure please contact our sales team for more information on 0844 800 8055 or sales@epeinternational.com

For full product ranges please see our Buyers Choice catalogue.


1st May 2020

EPE gives back to the NHS 🌈

As a token of appreciation to our NHS heroes, Harry Singh, Managing Director at EPE kindly donated a Melitta coffee machine to the Kirkburton Health centre to keep staff fuelled with coffee during their shifts. EPE hope you enjoy a well deserved coffee on us!

Harry Singh would like to personally thank Rachel France, Senior nurse (pictured left) and Healthcare assistant Delece Berry (pictured right) for taking care of his injured arm over the past 10 days, especially during this unprecedented time.

We would like to give a big warm thank all of our NHS and key workers helping us through this pandemic. We salute you!


30th April 2020

A stay at home must have from Breville!

The innovative Breville Heatsoft hand mixer is a must have for lockdown! With its heatsoft technology, consumers can create the perfect bake, bringing comfort to their home at this time of uncertainty.

Baking has become a popular hobby due to the Covid-19 pandemic. As people across the world follow “stay at home” orders and remain inside, they’ve hit the kitchen to pass the time. 


28th April 2020

Fun Fact Friday 💡

It’s Fun Fact Friday! This week we bring to you a Fun and interesting fact about the Princess Garment Steamer. 

Did you know The Honeywell HFD323E1 Air Genius 5 Air Purifier kills 99.9% of microscopic particles. As a majority of the UK is now indoors, air Purifiers are a must have for keeping indoor air clean.

Every Friday we share a fun fact from our extensive product knowledge so make sure you keep a look out for next weeks!


24th April 2020

Covid-19 update: We are here for you.

We highly prioritise the health our staff while working through this pandemic and we are fully adhering to Public Health England guidelines.

During these uncertain times, we reassure you that our office and warehouse staff are working hard and safe to deliver all your SDA & cookware needs and current orders are being fulfilled 98.6%.

Please note, priority for the safety of our warehouse staff may affect delivery dates.

Have you got a trade site account?

Trade Site to order  https://www.bacapps.co.uk/cloudcart/login.aspx?c=1294

Speak to our team now!

Office Team – Craig Foley – support6@epeinternational.com

Accounts Team – Amanda Kaur amanda@epeinternational.com

For quantities, prices and product please email sophie@epeinternational.com

For logistics and delivery ETA please contact Orders2@epeinternational.com

We are here for you, now and always, Team EPE


23rd April 2020

We are here for you.

Please note, we are open for business in the usual way and will continue to provide the products and service that we are well known for, but with low levels of staff so we can fully adhere to Public Health England guidelines.

We would like to thank all of our customers for the ongoing support as we work through these challenging times together and a huge thank you to the NHS staff for all their hard work on the frontline…Not all heroes wear capes!

Remember to support our NHS and stay home. Lets beat Covid-19🌈


20th April 2020

Happy Birthday to EPE Operations Director, Kal Singh 🎈🎂

Happy Birthday to EPE Operations Director, Kal Singh 🎈🎂

You are a significant part of this company and an integral member of our team. Your efforts are crucial to our success, and we can’t imagine the workplace without you!

Have a wonderful day Kal, from everyone here at EPE!


17th April 2020

Fun Fact Friday 💡

It’s Fun Fact Friday! This week we bring to you a Fun and interesting fact about the Princess Garment Steamer.

Did you know the Princess 332848 garment steamer helps prevent the spread of germs by killing up to 99.9% of bacteria! Great for helping stop the spread of coronavirus.

Every Friday we share a fun fact from our extensive product knowledge so make sure you keep a look out for next weeks!


17th April 2020

EPE & Coffee Specialist Melitta talk all things coffee in the March/April Housewares magazine ☕️

Nigel Morrison, Melitta UK consumer & trade marketing manager and Noel Pamment, EPE International CEO, talk to Housewares magazine and give readers an insight into the new trade partnership between Melitta & EPE.

The partnership with Melitta coincides perfectly with the launch of our company strategy to build strong partnerships with inspiring brands. Melitta brings authenticity and heritage to our ever-expanding portfolio as we continue to work closely with leading brands. Melitta products also bring with them a unique opportunity for independents to compete in the marketplace and offer a well-established and premium product to their customers

Says Noel Pamment

Click here and head over to page 48 & 49 to read the full article.


16th April 2020

Raising money to support the NHS.

EPE International are proud to be partners of the Pakistan club as they launch a campaign ‘SAVE OUR HEROES:help the NHS’ on their gofundme website to raise money to buy personal protective equipment (PPE) and donate it to local hospitals and clinicians.

Basharat Ali , president of the Pakistan club thanks EPE for their continued support.

It’s great to see everyone supporting one another during these tough times and we will continue to support our NHS heroes during this time.

Please donate here and help this campaign reach its target: https://bit.ly/2V9i7Yf


14th April 2020

Have you got your copy of the April Promotions brochure?

Request your copy of the April promotions brochure now!

Drive your sales with STAY AT HOME electrical must haves, making easter at home enjoyable!

To request your digital copy of the April promotions brochure please contact 0844 800 8055.

We are doing our part, are you? Remember to stay at home and stay safe during the bank holiday weekend 🌈


9th April 2020

At home with EPE.

From writing a screenplay to learning a new song on the guitar, heres what some of our employees are doing while staying at home to protect our NHS.

To work together we MUST stay apart 🌈


8th April 2020

EPE’s donation to thank NHS staff at St. James’s Hospital

To thank our NHS for their hard work and bravery during this time, Harry Singh, Managing director at EPE International, kindly donated a Delonghi coffee machine to the Leeds Acute Medicine team at St. James’ Hospital.

Dr. Jyoti Sidhu, family friend of Harry Singh and NHS hero to us all, expressed a heartfelt thank you on behalf of the team in a thank you email.

“Dear Harry and everyone at EPE,

On behalf of the St. James’s Hospital, Leeds Acute Medicine team I would like to express my heartfelt thanks for your very generous donation of the Delonghi coffee machine. It is a great boost to the morale of the team to receive such a lovely gesture of appreciation.

It has been put into use already and is keeping the team supplied with coffees during the breaks. Attaching a photo of some of the team members with the machine

Many thanks and kind regards

Jyoti​

EPE hope you enjoy a well deserved coffee as a token of appreciation for all your hard work.

Thank you to each and every one of our NHS workers on the frontline helping us. We couldn’t do this without you!

Remember to support our NHS and stay home 🌈


8th April 2020

A Thank you to the amazing NHS staff.

Thank to Helen Barstow, Manjinder Kaur and Doctor Manjeet Singh, our extended EPE family in the frontline helping us. You are true heroes!


2nd April 2020

Coronavirus Update from EPE International


20th March 2020

EPE MD, Harry Singh congratulates Goods In Manager, John Williams on 14 years at EPE

EPE Managing Director, Harry Singh would like to congratulate John Williams, Goods In Manager on 14 years of service at EPE.

John has been an integral part of the warehouse operations from EPE’s early years and has continued to be a key player within our Warehouse team ever since.

Congratulations John on 14 years with the EPE team!


20th March 2020

Happy Birthday to EPE’s Brand & Company Marketing Executive, Mitali Mistry 🎂

The EPE team celebrated Mitali Mistry, EPE’s Brand & Company Marketing Executives’ birthday!

Mitali maintains EPE’s brand identity, ensuring our brand integrity is consistent across all channels…It is a true pleasure to have her on the team!

Happy Birthday and we hope you had a wonderful day Mitali, from all at EPE! 🎈


16th March 2020

EPE at the Home Hardware Spring Trade Show!

The EPE team have had an exciting morning at the Home Hardware Spring Trade Show.

EPE Sales Director, Clive Barstow and RSM South West, Steve Esplin have been on stand to talk to customers and share their in-depth knowledge about our products and introducing them to lots of innovative new products from our inspiring brands.

Check out some photos from the stand below!


10th March 2020

The EPE team set up their stand at the Home Hardware Spring Trade Show

The EPE team have been busy setting up the Home Hardware Spring Trade Show in Westpoint, Exeter last night and this morning.

EPE Sales Director, Clive Barstow and RSM South West, Steve Esplin are ready to meet lots of customers old and new at the show and introduce them to lots of new products that we will be showcasing on stand.

Keep your eyes peeled for more updates from our team throughout the day!


10th March 2020

EPE’s new product launches at The Housewares Show

The EPE team has had a brilliant few days at The Housewares Show hosted by AIS in Solihull.

The show was a brilliant platform to launch lots of new products for 2020 from our brands like the Beko Power Clean Cordless Stick 2 in 1 Vacuum Cleaner to our customers.

The customers attending the show were really impressed with the Beko Power Clean and its fantastic suction power as one of the lightest and most flexible cordless vacuum cleaners launched by EPE strategic brand partners Beko to date. One of the most innovative cordless vacuum cleaners for 2020; the Beko Power Clean is perfect for providing a superior cordless cleaning experience and the high performing HEPA 10 filter helps improve the air quality making it ideal for consumers with allergies.

The customers could also really immerse themselves in a high quality coffee experience, indulging in coffee from EPE’s brand partner Melitta and the new bean to cup coffee machines that we were showcasing on stand, with National Account Manager for Melitta, David Price on hand to answer any questions and give some key insight on the Melitta brand.

Overall, it was a successful few days on stand. The EPE team will be showcasing lots of brilliant new products at more shows in the coming months and we can’t wait to share more of these products from our inspiring brands with our customers.


5th March 2020

The Nespresso Spring Vertuo Promotion 2020

Our brand partners Nespresso are now offering 100 free capsules plus a free on-the-go mug to consumers purchasing a Nespresso Vertuo machine.

Do you stock the Vertuo? Maximise your sales and request your FREE POS and digital assets to promote this campaign to your customers by simply speaking to your dedicated EPE sales representative now!

Contact us now on 0844 800 8055 to become a stockist or click here to order the Vertuo directly from our trade site.


4th March 2020

A successful first day at The Housewares Show for EPE!

Yesterday was a successful first day on stand so far for our sales team on stand at The Housewares Show hosted by the AIS buying group in Solihull.

EPE CEO Noel Pamment and Sales Director Clive Barstow alongside RSM Central East Geoff Eden and RSM South West Steve Esplin have been busy on stand speaking to customers and showcasing some of our newest products from our brands including Tefal, Melitta and Beko.

There have been a steady stream of customers visiting the show throughout the day and it has been brilliant to see lots of our regular customers attending the show and many of them showing a keen interest in our newest brand partner Melitta’s products on stand.

Customers visiting the show today were able to sample coffee from our newest brand partner Melitta’s excellent bean to cup coffee machines on stand.

The team are looking forward to another brilliant day today, if you’re visiting the show be sure to stop by the EPE stand!


4th March 2020

A message from the Sales Director: Beko Product Training at EPE HQ

Date: 28th February 2020

Venue: EPE Head Office

Last Friday, we had the pleasure of welcoming our strategic brand partner Beko’s training team to the EPE head office to train our sales team on their new product ranges for 2020.

It was a fantastic opportunity for the team to learn about the new products. Especially the new Beko Power Clean Cordless Stick 2 in 1 Vacuum cleaner; the most powerful cordless vacuum yet from Beko with a strong 165w of suction power and a 45 minute run time. The newest edition to Beko’s extensive floor care range is the most lightweight and most flexible yet making it it portable and easy to use. Not to mention it’s self standing feature that allows it to remain upright even when freestanding away from its docking station.

The team were very enthusiastic to be able to share their now extensive knowledge with their customers.

Clive


3rd March 2020

The EPE March 2020 Promotions Brochure is Out Now!

The EPE March Promotions brochure is now available in print format and for digital download. 

Big Brands, Massive Savings & packed full of mega deals… don’t miss out!

If you would like to start receiving the Promotions Brochure please contact our sales team for more information on 0844 800 8055 or sales@epeinternational.com

For full product ranges please see our Buyers Choice catalogue.

A message from the Sales Director: New RSM Scotland’s Induction at EPE HQ

This week was induction week for the newest member of our RSM team, Alasdair Noble; at the EPE head office.

I have been working closely with Alasdair all week to give him all the information he will need for his new role as the RSM for Scotland & NI.

He has been very excited to learn about the business and his enthusiasm towards the role is something I am positive will be a strong asset to him when building relationships with our new and existing customers.

I am looking forward to working with Alasdair in the coming months and support his growth within our regional sales team.

Clive


28th February 2020

EPE’s MD Noel Pamment visits Smartwares Group HQ in the Netherlands

Last week, EPE’s Managing Director, Noel Pamment visited Graham Speake, Country Manager – UK & Ireland for EPE’s strategic brand partners Smartwares Group at their headquarters in The Netherlands.

It was a great opportunity for Noel to see the full range of products that Smartwares Group offer and discuss bringing some new, exciting and unique product lines to EPE customers from this innovative brand.

Keep your eyes peeled for new Smartwares Group products coming soon!


26th February 2020

It’s pancake day everyday with Tefal! 🥞

Tefal cookware makes pancake flipping even easier! With the iconic thermo-spot, exquisite cooking is guaranteed every time and with non-stick coating, messy pancakes will never be a problem again!

It’s no wonder that for every £3 spent on cookware in the UK, £1 is spent on Tefal!

Become a stockist now!  Contact our friendly sales team on 0844 8000 8055 to order.

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