Hilclare – the leading Manchester-based commercial lighting supplier – hasrecently joined the exclusive Made in Britain organisation.

Part of the newly-formed Pilot Group, a company with over 25 years’ experience in the electronics and electrical market, Hilclare was established in 1994 and is renowned for its excellence and expertise in luminaire and lighting solutions. As well as offering a wide range ofcommercial lighting for both business and public sectors, the company offers specialist lighting for hazardous areas, together with a bespoke design and manufacturing service.

Commenting onits recent membership, Chris Pearson, Managing Directorat Hilclare said: “We are delighted to be part of the revered Made in Britain community. Having supplied British-made lighting products and solutions to businesses and public sector organisations over the last 20 years, membership of this important network is only right and fitting. We are confident that both existing and future customers will share in our pride.”

From initial designs created by an in-house design team to product innovation, Hilclare offers a fully integrated LED lighting service that combines the ultimate in energy efficiency, aesthetics, and safety. In addition to a new 3000m2warehousing and manufacturing facility based in Manchester, the company has invested heavily in manufacturing and testing equipment to accelerate the seamless production of luminaires that take full of advantage of the latest LED technology available. This new facility will also fast track the introduction of new product developments to Hilclare’s customers; staying abreast of this rapidly developing market.

The Made in Britain organisation aims to bring together the entire manufacturing community in the UK, and with the use of its registered marque, this exclusive network helps encourage and develop the supply chain of British-made goods both at home and overseas.