Conrad Electronic UK Ltd
Severalls Lane Colchester Essex CO4 5JS United Kingdom
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Ideas. And More Ideas. Around the Clock.

No matter whether you are a pro, a techie, a hobbyist, make a living by running a workshop, are a hardware developer or business customer, when it comes to electronics and household technology, we provide ideas and practical solutions. Around the clock. Choose from a huge range of products, available by mail order, in our retail stores (in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and France) and online. Goes without saying that a comprehensive and competent worldwide customer service is an integral part of our package...

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Who We Are is a leading retailer of specialist and everyday electronics. Our online shop brings together all the things that Conrad Electronic UK and our parent company Conrad Electronic Germany are famous for: innovative products to make your life easier, technical knowhow and first rate customer service. Our state-of-the-art warehouse and logistics centre in Germany guarantees you get the very best brands delivered to your door with the click of a button. So, sit back and relax. We've got it covered.

Solution Focused

With over 4,000 product categories and 255,000 items available online we have something for everyone: multimedia lovers, hobbyists and the DIY obsessed. In-house specialists and aftersales support help answer your technical queries. With no minimum order, Conrad offers customers flexible solutions for their business and home. Whether you are an industry professional looking to equip your workshop with the latest tools or a blue chip company upgrading its network, you are sure to find what you are looking for every time.

Our current product assortment comprises about 255,000 different items. And counting! Needless to say that our product range includes global brands, such as Apple, Microsoft, Philips, Samsung, Bosch, Makita, Garmin, SanDisk, Canon, Nikon, Abus, LG, Logitech, Osram, and many more. Although Conrad is also known for its own labels, including VOLTCRAFT®, TOOLCRAFT, Reely, Conrad Energy, and C-Control.

Whatever you are looking for – a few small SMD components, a pro power tool kit, a tablet PC: The internet's number one address for all things related to electronics & household technology.

The Online Shop. Our Formula for Success.

The centrepiece of our business is the online shop, with our entire product range available to choose from. Moreover, our online shop provides comprehensive support and competent advice. Whether you need delivery estimates, or would like to return an item but don't know how that works, check out our Helpdesk. Available 24/7, covering everything there is to know about shopping at Conrad.

And if you would like to talk to someone directly, our friendly customer support team is happy to help. Contact us by phone (telephone lines are open Monday – Friday), fax or email.

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Our company headquarters in Hirschau, Germany

Multi-Channel Retailer of Electronics and Technology.

Conrad provides many of the items that make our day-to-day life easier, more efficient and more comfortable. Continuously developing new product concepts for the world of technology, Conrad acts as an inspiration to everyone involved in electronics both professionally or privately.

Combining the Best of the Past with the Best of Now.

Conrad was founded in 1923 and has been family-run for four generations. In 1946, the company moved its headquarters from Berlin to Hirschau where they are still based today. Starting out as a small mail order business for electronic components, Conrad is now one of Europe's leading multi-channel retailers of electronics and technology.

Merging the Power: Three Sales Channels. One Proven Success Story.

All our products and services are available via mail order, in our Conrad stores as well as online. Which is a huge advantage for our customers, enabling them to shop wherever and whenever they like. Logging 6 million visitors a month, has become one of the 10 most popular online shops in Germany, winning several awards in the process. The company also maintains, an online shop catering exclusively for business customers. Moreover, Conrad's high street retail shops clock 14 million customers each year. Conrad's annually released Main Catalogue is supplemented by a range of special interest editions, including a 2,500-page catalogue for business customers, as well as issues for model makers, model train enthusiasts, car tuners and many other product categories. In 2007, Conrad won the Retailer of the Year Award. In 2010, Conrad collected the PC Praxis Readers' Award for the fifth time in a row, and was awarded Online Star for the third time. In 2009, Conrad was included in Germany's Brands of the Century list.

A Unique Variety of Products.

Our current product assortment comprises about 255,000 different items, ranging from SMD components to entire PCs. All our products are supplied by the leading manufacturers in the field of technology and electronics. Whether it is diagnostics, home automation/domotics, state-of-the-art communication technology, model kits or model trains - we are the leading retailer of many of these product categories. Conrad's product range also includes special brands, such as VOLTCRAFT®, TOOLCRAFT®, C-Control®, Reely, Conrad Energy, etc.

Committed to Customers. Worldwide.

Conrad operates one of the most advanced logistics and distribution centres in Europe. Located in Wernberg-Köblitz, the centre processes and ships about 35,000 units to more than 150 countries every day, amounting to an annual turnover of 7.2 million items. Conrad is an international consortium, with subsidiaries, retail stores and distributors in most European countries.

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A Whole Range of Ideas. A Mouse-Click Away.

Our online shop. Ideas without borders, available 24/7.

  • Our complete product range comprising more than 255,000 items.
  • Competitive prices
  • Weekly deals


Get Help Whenever You Need It.

Help is available around the clock. Please visit our online Helpdesk. If you would prefer to talk to someone by phone, or email/fax us, please don't hesitate to get in touch. We are always glad to help.

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Conrad's Logistics & Distribution Centre. The Future Starts Today.

Conrad expands its business operations continuously, serving more and more customers every day by running one of the most advanced Logistics & Distribution Centres across Europe. Alongside traditional distribution channels, such as mail order and High Street branches, Conrad's complete product range is also available online.

Conrad's Logistics & Distribution Centre, based in the Bavarian town of Wernberg-Köblitz, and a frontrunner when it comes to European distribution technology, provides state-to-the-art facilities on a gigantic scale.

The 2-story building covers an area of approx. 485.000 ft2, including 1.000.000 ft2 of computerised stock-holding and shelving, 42.000 pallets and 6 miles worth of conveyor belts. All up and running to supply all our retail stores, customers, online shoppers and businesses all over the world.

Conrad Logistics ships approx. 35.000 units per day, ramping up the volume to 50.000 units per day during peak hours. This means, if all deliveries were stacked on top of each other, you'd end up with a tower about 7.5 miles high.

On November 13, 2014 the extension building officially came into service. The new full automatic shuttle system contains 375 with 60 shuttle- and bin lifters to access 200.000 shelf spaces. The working principle of the new shuttle system is called "goods to man", which allows and increased efficiency of up to 100.000 packages per day.

Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed.

Swift. Safe. Top Quality.
Our staff is fully committed to processing orders quickly and reliably, using state-of-the-art technology and efficient operating procedures.

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We are an internationally operating holdings group, specializing in Consumer Electronics and Household Technology. Currently, 17 subsidiaries and several contracted resellers supply our business and individual customers across Europe.

DE Conrad Electronic SE (B2C) (B2B)
Conrad Electronic Benelux BV (B2C / B2B) (B2C) / (B2B)
FR Conrad Electronic S.A.S. (B2C) (B2B)
AT Conrad Electronic GmbH & Co.KG (B2C) (B2B)
Conrad Elektronik Norden AB (B2C / B2B) (B2C / B2B)
CH Conrad Electronic AG (B2C) (B2B)
Conrad Electronic d.o.o.k.d. (B2C / B2B) (B2C / B2B)
Conrad Electronic Česká republika s.r.o. (B2C / B2B) (B2C / B2B)
UK Conrad Electronic UK Ltd.
Rapid Electronics Holding Limited (B2C) (B2B)
PL Conrad Electronic Sp.z o.o. (B2C / B2B)
IT Conrad Electronic Italia srl (B2C) (B2B)
DE SOS electronic GmbH (B2B)
SOS electronic s.r.o. (B2B) (B2B) (B2B)
CZ SOS electronic s.r.o. (B2B)
HU SOS electronic Kft. (B2B)

If you are living in a country not listed above, no problem at all. Our entire range of products is available online at

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Conrad. A History.

The secret of our success have always been our loyal customers. You. As a small token of our appreciation, we'd like to invite you to take a trip down memory lane with us.

Max Conrad sets up "Radio Conrad" in Berlin. His vision: a wireless every household can afford.

Conrad realizes a revolutionary idea: selling a self-assembly TV set. Conrad's first ever print catalogue is released, comprising 16 pages.

Big ideas need space to breathe. Werner Conrad rebuilds the company post-WWII, moving the headquarters from Berlin to Hirschau.

The company opens its first electronics department store. More retail store soon follow.

Conrad's daily shipping volume has reached 1.000 items per day. The company's main catalogue now has 500 pages, comprising 30.000 products.

Conrad expands its international business operations and establishes a purchase office in Hong Kong.

Conrad opens one of Europe's most advanced Logistics & Distribution centres in Wernberg, Bavaria.

Conrad increasingly focuses on B2B, issuing a catalogue specifically aimed at this target group.

Austria's first Conrad superstore opens in Vienna.

Germany's latest three Conrad superstores open in Hamburg, Essen and Berlin.

The company upgrades its Logistics & Distribution centre, now covering 485.000 ft2, including 1.000.000 ft2 of computer-controlled shelving, 42.000 pallets and 6 miles of conveyor belts.

Zurich and Lucerne now sport Conrad's first retail stores in Switzerland.

Conrad wins the Retailer of the Year Award - the most precious award for mail order companies in Germany.

Conrad is included in Germany's Brands of the Century list.

Conrad Holdings now employs more than 3.000 people worldwide. More than ever, the company focuses on providing customers with innovative solutions and excellent service.

On April 23, work starts on a further extension of Conrad's Logistics & Distribution centre in Wernberg-Köblitz.

On November 13, 2014, the extension of the new logistic center in Wernberg-Köblitz officially came into service.

Next Stop: The Future.
Nowadays, technological progress happens at a break-neck pace. We will continue to help you convert your ideas into reality as best as we can.


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