GBE Engineer Receives Electronics Weekly BrightSparks Award

We are proud to announce that GBE’s own Electronic Design Engineer, Alex Croucher, has been celebrated by Electronics Weekly’s BrightSparks 2017 programme in recognition of his achievements as a young engineer in the electronics industry. Alex has been a part of the GBE design team since 2013 and has been involved in a wide variety of development projects, demonstrating both his ability and drive as a professional Electronic Design Engineer.

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GBE launch Strategic Product Solution Partnership – Wildtrax Electronics

February 2017 – GBE is excited to announce the launch of our Strategic Product Solution Partnership with Wildtrax Electronics. This enables us to offer our highly successful product design and support business along with a product-centric contract electronic manufacturing service. All aspects of this service will be managed by GBE and will utilise, where applicable, the expertise of both partners; but with the benefit of one single contract and margin.

500,000 Ewans sold – milestone!

2016 saw the exciting milestone of the 500,000th ewan the dream sheep® sold to GBE’s client, Sweet Dreamers and, in turn, happy parents all over the world.

This product has gone from strength to strength and GBE is excited to still be part of this wonderful and now global partnership with Sweet Dreamers Ltd.

To celebrate, we presented our client with this delicious ewan® cake. Needless to say, the cake didn’t last too long…..!

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New GBE Team Members for 2016!

GBE says a warm welcome to new team members for 2016 –

Annette – has taken over the all-important front desk and administration role for the new year. She has joined GBE with a wealth of experience and will be your new first point of contact when you call or visit us.

Jeremy – has joined our ever-expanding electronic product design team. Jeremy has an excellent first class degree in Mechatronic Engineering and has already worked on some key multi-skilled engineering projects.

Krystal – will be joining the sales and purchasing team in early February. Due to increased business in all areas of the company, the addition of Krystal to the team will enable GBE to continue to provide their usual high level of customer service.

Environmental Management ISO14001:2004 Accreditation

We are proud to announce that GB Electronics (UK) Ltd have been ISO14001:2004 accredited for our environmental management system which aims to measure and improve the environmental impact of GBE’s business activities.

Organisations around the world, as well as their stakeholders, are becoming increasingly aware of the need for environmental management, socially responsible behaviour, and sustainable growth and development. ISO 14001 is the world’s most recognised framework for environmental management systems that helps organizations both to manage better the impact of their activities on the environment and to demonstrate sound environmental management.

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Change to Auriga Service Centre Contact Details

The Auriga Service Centre have moved to the new 03 phone numbers set up by Ofcom as an alternative to the chargeable 08 numbers. Calls to 03 numbers cost the same as national rate calls to an 01 or 02 number. Please click here to read more about the use of 03 numbers.

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We have made the move to gbelectronics.uk

“The new .uk domain is a shorter and sharper and puts the emphasis firmly on your website name – exactly where it should be. It is the newest product in the UK Domain Family and is at the forefront of the online revolution, offering an exciting new territory for online pioneers to make their own.” http://www.dotuklaunch.uk/.

To take advantage of this opportunity we have now made the move to .uk ourselves, and our new home is gbelectronics.uk.

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GBE Awarded SBRI Healthcare Development Contract

We are very proud to announce that GB Electronics (UK) Ltd have successfully been awarded an SBRI Healthcare development contract for the development of a cost‐effective thermal perception screening and monitoring device for early detection and long‐term management of Diabetes Peripheral Neuropathy to reduce the impact on healthcare services and patients’ quality of life. The project, and subsequent SBRI application, has involved several key partners of GBE, namely; the University of Brighton, and our clinical expert advisors Alistair McInnes and Dr John Quinn. We are all very excited as we now progress with the project and the goal of reducing the effects of one of the most debilitating, life-threatening, and costly complications caused by diabetes which is so prevalent both here in the UK and internationally.

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