About Us

Established in 1933, Gilbey Electrical Wholesalers Ltd is a family-run business and has had premises within the Northern Quarter of Manchester’s city centre, for over 80 years.

Our considerable experience ensures we provide our customers with what they require most; quality products at low prices, available to collect or deliver on the same day, from polite efficient staff.

Our “family” atmosphere ensures we develop solid relationships with our customers – we take time to get to know our customers individually, our friendly, knowledgeable manner, provides outstanding service with a guarantee of satisfaction.

We pride ourselves on exceeding your expectations – our dedication to service ensures our customers know they are valued. Our dependable staff, concentrate on the details, serving you with intelligent expertise.

The traditional way we run our business is our strength.

“R kid” will always have the answer to your query. He’ll only sell quality products, he says it’s too much hassle otherwise…. you’re happiest when the products perform to the highest standard, so that’s what you get.

As the purchaser I compete to secure you the best possible prices for products, I am determined and negotiate with spirit, so that you always feel confident with the price you pay.

Our Delivery Driver has a built in Sat-Nav and is not unlike a Formula One driver. If you need your goods delivering, he’ll get to you, wherever you are!!

The Trade Counter lads are all hugely experienced, they are hard-working and immensely competent – they are welcoming and pleasant, stretching to a brew now and again for those in need.

The “Brainy” bunch in the office, keep everyone happy – their effective systems make things easy to track. They are organised and accurate, and willing to co-operate.

The charm of our Sales chief is plentiful, his enthusiasm is infectious, he knows everyone, and can provide trustworthy info and advice on both small and large scale projects.

We believe we have a great team of highly motivated individuals who are willing and able to go the extra mile to provide you with the exceptional service you deserve. We think you will agree.