IMELCO is the largest international marketing group of independent electrical wholesalers.

United Kingdom, Ireland
Year of foundation
IMELCO member since
Wholesaler (WHS)
Points of sale (POS)
Total annual turnover
£446 million

Vision: Continue to be recognised as the leading buying consortium within the United Kingdom.

Mission: To help our members achieve the growth and aspirations within the group, at the same time maximising their profitability and maintaining excellent relationships with our suppliers, procuring the best deals and products for the group.


EMMA, which was later merged with ANEW in April 2001, was one of the founding members of the IMELCO Group.

Product segments

- Lighting
- Industrial Material
- Installation Material
- Cables & Wires

Additional products / services

- Sales Promotion
- Meetings and formal networking
- EDA Membership with access to the following services:
Employment Law advice / Health & Safety support / Tax & VAT assistance / Commercial Legal help / Training and Apprenticeships / ETIM & Digitalisation

Supervisory Board Member
Simon Barkes

Chief Operating Officer at IMELCO
Samantha McFall