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Glen Dimplex Group acquires Technika, Australia

October 17, 2016

The Glen Dimplex Group is pleased to announce it has acquired Technika, a dedicated home appliance company based in Somerton, Melbourne. This acquisition combines Technika, and the numerous brands of the Technika Group, with the existing Glen Dimplex brands of Belling and New World. more >>

Glen Dimplex Acquires Cadet Manufaturing, Vancouver, USA

September 22, 2016

Glen Dimplex are pleased to announce the acquisition of Cadet Manufacturing Company, based in Vancouver, Washington, USA more >>

Dutch courts uphold the OptiMyst patents and finds in favour of Glen Dimplex

May 09, 2016

By judgment of 4 May 2016, the preliminary relief judge of the District Court The Hague in The Netherlands has provisionally held that by marketing and supplying a range of electric fires known as 'Mystic Fires', more >>

Glen Dimplex Group acquires Ability Projects

March 31, 2016

The Glen Dimplex Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ability Projects, based in Poole, Dorset – specialists in the design, manufacture and supply of fan coil units (FCU’s) and digital control technology. more >>

Glen Dimplex Group acquires Real Flame

January 29, 2016

The Glen Dimplex Group is proud to announce it has acquired Real Flame, an iconic Australian Gas Fireplace company based in Melbourne. Real Flame was founded in 1983 and has progressively grown to be the leaders in gas fireplace technology in Australia. more >>

Minister for Energy Alex White Visits the Glen Dimplex R&D Centre as Part of Open House Energy

October 29, 2015

The Minister for Energy Alex White has recently helped launch the Open House Energy initiative to raise awareness of a clean energy future. The scheme sees several, prominent Irish energy firms open their doors to the public between now and April 2016. more >>

Radio 1 Show with Sean O’Rourke and Glen Dimplex CEO, Sean O’Driscoll

February 02, 2015

Glen Dimplex CEO, Sean O’Driscoll discussed the Electricity industry and the new advances which Dimplex have made in storage heating technology with presenter Sean O’Rourke. more >>


December 10, 2014

DRIVING change in the energy sector, a European consortium with world leading Irish expertise has received the first phase of approval for a €12million grant from the European Commission’s Horizon 2020* fund, of which €7.2million will be allocated to the Irish partners in the consortium.. more >>

Glen Dimplex enters into a Joint Venture for Decentralised Energy Management and Storage in Germany

November 13, 2014

Glen Dimplex today announced that it has entered into a Joint Venture in Germany to establish a new Energy Services Business. more >>

Glen Dimplex hosts visit from Former Prime Minister of Japan, Mr Naoto Kan

September 10, 2014

Mr Naoto Kan, former Prime Minister of Japan, visited Ireland as a guest of Glen Dimplex from the 9th – 11th September 2014. more >>

Glen Dimplex CEO Sean O’Driscoll Addresses Key Challenges within the Energy Sector

July 08, 2014

Glen Dimplex was one of the key sponsors for the much-anticipated Eurelectric Annual Convention & Conference 2014, which was held in London on 2-3 June. more >>

New manufacturing jobs boost for North Wales

June 04, 2014

Glen Dimplex, the world's largest manufacturer of electrical heating, has announced plans to establish a new facility in North Wales creating 50 new jobs with support from the Welsh Government. more >>

Creating a Green Energy Future with Japan

January 06, 2014

On Tuesday 3rd December 2013, Ireland and Japan came together to create a shared goal of a Green Energy Future. The event which was held in JETRO Headquarters in Tokyo was attended by 170 people consisting of influential leaders, policy makers, industry leaders and researchers. more >>

Glen Dimplex Research & Development Centre and International Showroom at Ardee Road official opening

December 16, 2013

On Friday 13th December the Glen Dimplex Research & Development Centre and International Showroom at Ardee Road, Dunleer, Co. Louth were officially opened by An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD. more >>

RTE’S Science Squad features Quantum

November 05, 2013

RTE's Science Squad recently profiled the Quantum Energy System, a revolutionary, world-leading heat storage system developed by Glen Dimplex. more >>

RTE’s Science Squad features groundbreaking Dimplex Heat Pump Technology

November 05, 2013

RTE's Science Squad wanted to help their viewers understand this amazing, low-carbon technology. more >>

Acquisition of Britannia Living Appliances

September 26, 2013

We are delighted to announce the acquisition of Britannia Living Appliances, a leading supplier of premium traditional and contemporary range cookers based in Blackpool, England. more >>

Eurelectric Annual Convention and Conference 2013 Innovative Investments: Re-Energising Europe

June 18, 2013

The Eurelectric Annual Convention and Conference 2013 was held in Bologna, Italy. The convection and conference attracted a large number of delegates from across Europe over the two days (3rd and 4th June). more >>

Open Innovation 2.0 Sustainable Economy and Society- Stability. Jobs. Prosperity

May 27, 2013

On Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd May, Intel held a technology showcase alongside a plenary session entitled ‘Open Innovation 2.0 Sustainable Economy and Society- Stability. Jobs. Prosperity’ at the Mansion House in Dublin. more >>

Glen Dimplex CEO on the future smart grid and energy storage.

May 22, 2013

"We talk to Sean O’Driscoll, chief executive and chairman of the Irish group Glen Dimplex, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of electrical heating technology, about the future of the electricity industry and how it is on the cusp of change.." more >>

European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) conference.

May 16, 2013

On Tuesday the 7th May, Glen Dimplex in partnership with SSE hosted a side event during the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) conference at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin. more >>

Glen Dimplex Launch the ‘Quantum’

April 10, 2013

On Tuesday 9th April Glen Dimplex launched the ‘Quantum’ energy system at the MAC in Belfast. The Quantum Energy System is a world-leading heat storage system that is more efficient than its predecessors and can be programmed to fit the lifestyles of end-users thanks to intelligent controls. more >>

Official Opening of Belling Hospitality Training Centre

April 03, 2013

HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay opens the Belling hospitality training centre at Dumfries house estate more >>

Glen Dimplex and SSE present the potential for Smart Electric Thermal Storage.

March 01, 2013

On the 26th February 2013, Glen Dimplex and SSE held a lunch event on the enormous potential of Smart Electric Thermal Storage in a European context. The event took place in the European Parliament Building in Brussels. more >>

UK Secretary of State for Business visits Glen Dimplex

February 13, 2013

On the 24th January, Glen Dimplex welcomed The Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable MP, U.K. Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills to its Head Quarters in Dublin. The Business Secretary and representatives from the British Embassy were presented information on the Glen Dimplex Group’s operations. more >>

Glen Dimplex at BT Mindshare : Where smart minds meet

February 13, 2013

On 11th January 2013, BT launched their inaugural BT Mindshare event at the 2013 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition. This event was not just another business event, but about bringing smart minds together to stir our thoughts and to more >>

Glen Dimplex Group Launches Revolutionary Quantum Heating System

December 19, 2012

Glen Dimplex have announced the launch of the ground breaking Quantum heating system, and a pilot project in conjunction with the Greenway, the Irish Cleantech Cluster organisation, that has seen 140 Dublin homes equipped with Quantum technology. more >>


November 29, 2012

ROBERTS, one of Britain’s most well respected and iconic brands, has celebrated reaching a manufacturing milestone. The company marked its 80th anniversary in the production of portable radio with a dinner at St James’s Palace on Tuesday 30th October with a special guest appearance by more >>

Official Opening of New Artists’ Studios at Dumfries House Estate

October 22, 2012

On Monday 22nd October 2012, HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay officially opened The Prince’s Drawing School Dimplex Studio on the Dumfries Estate more >>

Glen Dimplex Australia celebrates Belling’s 100th Birthday with the launch of a new office.

March 02, 2012

Glen Dimplex Australia has announced the opening of a new office and showroom in Mount Waverley, Australia. Previously in Dandenong, GDA had outgrown its facilities and decided to invest in a new building to exhibit its full range of cooking appliances. more >>

Dimplex Japan Opens new Renewables Centre in Sapporo, Japan – 27th January 2012

February 06, 2012

Glen Dimplex has announced the formal opening of a new Renewable Energy facility at their offices in Sapporo, Japan more >>


January 11, 2012

This year leading cooking appliance brand, Belling will celebrate its 100th birthday with a 12 month programme of activity to take place throughout 2012. Founded in 1912 by Charles Reginald Belling with capital of just £150, a shed in Enfield and a young assistant, Belling has become one of the UK’ more >>