Covid-19

Important Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates and information for Middy’s customers

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Middy's Virtual Ladies' Day

Middy's Virtual Ladies' Day

Not even COVID-19 could stop these ladies from supporting a good cause...

With traditional Middy's Ladies' Days cancelled due to COVID-19 this year, Middy's hosted a virtual Ladies' Day on Friday October 30th, and it was a resounding success.

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COVID "Normal Trading" Update

Covid Normal Trading Update

We’re pleased to announce we are entering our new "COVID Normal Trading".

All Middy’s branches nationally are now open as per advertised trading hours. We are back to servicing both trade and retail customers in branch as well as offering contactless delivery and purchasing available via phone, email and through myBRANCH.

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Middy's Industrial Offer Accessible Through National Branch Network

Middy's Industrial Offer Accessible Through National Branch Network

Incorporating project supply to day to day MRO requirements, Middy’s Industrial provides the products, solutions, and account management to service the industry Australia wide.

The Middy’s Industrial offer continues to expand across our national branch network at a fast pace. Simultaneously, the Industrial team is also growing and we’re very pleased to have added two new dedicated Industrial Business Development Managers to our sales network. Both Hank Terpstra and Dean Sullivan are based in Victoria but will be supporting national enquiries alongside Troy Crawford (Industrial Sales Representative for North Victoria, Riverina NSW & ACT) and National Industrial Manager, Trevor Quaini.

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HomeBuilder Equals Work Opportunities

HomeBuilder Equals Work Opportunities

By now we all know about the Federal Government’s HomeBuilder scheme but what does it mean to you, the electrical contractor?

The HomeBuilder grant is one of the key pillars of Australia’s response to COVID-19's economic recovery plan. In what has proved to be challenging times for many Australians, we’re now able to look forward to the resurgence of the construction industry with the Government’s 1.3 billion dollar investment for the building of new homes and significant renovations to existing properties.

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Bryce Fullwood Scores Maiden Podium

Bryce Fullwood Scores Maiden Podium

Bryce Fullwood has scored his maiden Supercars podium finish, with third place in Race 25 at The Bend on Saturday. The rookie drove a superb race, one that will be reflected on for years to come.

After qualifying 13th, Bryce made it to the shootout and was 5th quickest. He didn’t have a set of greens to use, so his lap was impressive against 14 others with new tyres.

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Middy’s Oakleigh Historical Moments & A New Chapter

Middy’s Oakleigh Historical Moments & A New Chapter

Middy’s new purpose-built branch will serve the electrical industry for many years to come.

The original Middendorp Electric Oakleigh branch, one of the first five Middy’s branches, was opened in 1961 to service Oakleigh and the growing south eastern suburbs. The early days saw trade sales at the front of the building with some Middendorp manufacturing continuing in the rear with some rubber moulding machines producing the Middy branded plug tops for a period until injection moulding took over and the family then focused more strongly on wholesaling.

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Middy’s Lead The Way With EV Charging Station In NT

Middy’s Lead The Way With EV Charging Station In NT

Middy’s Darwin branch is home to the first direct current (DC) electric vehicle (EV) charging station in the Northern Territory.

Middy’s Darwin is proud to offer customers a DC electric vehicle charger with up to 25kW output. This system allows you to charge electric cars 12 times faster than with a standard domestic socket and it is an ideal, affordable charging solution for commercial, fleet and private use vehicles.

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New Features Now At myBRANCH

Now is the time to get on board. Not only can you order products online you can now access your account online at myBRANCH.

New functionality and added features mean you can now login to a single place to get everything you need.

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Middy’s Racing Back On Track

Bryce Fullwood & the Mobil 1 Middy's Racing team are live and back on track with Bryce off to a great start.

On 28 June at the BP Ultimate Sydney SuperSprint, Bryce surprised even himself by clinching his first top 10 solo result in his Supercars Championship career. This was after Bryce had a disappointing Adelaide debut way back in February, when he collected the Turn 11 wall in both races. Bryce had this to say, “If someone had said to me ‘you’re going to come 10th’ going into this weekend I would have told them you’re kidding."

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Strathmore Hotel Automation Case Study

Strathmore Hotel Automation Case Study

Automation System Install

Middy’s TechEnergy and Smart Tech Electrical combined to give the 165 year old Strathmore Hotel a significant technology upgrade. Staff are now able to control the many staging areas of the venue at their fingertips with a fully integrated C-Bus automation system.

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VIC COVID-19 Restrictions Update

To Our Valued Customers and Business Partners,

With Metropolitan Melbourne having entered Stage 4 restrictions and regional Victoria having entered Stage 3 restrictions, our focus remains to help protect your health and safety as well as that of our staff. Rest assured that Middy's will continue to follow all government guidelines.

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COVID-19 Update

Due to current restrictions you will be required to wear a face covering in all Middy’s branches within Melbourne and the Mitchell shire.

We continue to follow all physical distancing protocol and encourage you to in your workplace. NECA offer some very helpful information for your review including: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) GUIDELINES FOR THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY VICTORIA (REVISION 5.1) 22 July 2020.

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Oakleigh's new purpose-built wholesale branch

Welcome to our new Oakleigh Branch.

Middy’s Oakleigh first opened in 1961 and has been servicing Oakleigh and the surrounding areas for 59 years. Middy’s acquired land next door at 1/1609-1615 Dandenong Rd (Cnr Ferntree Gully Rd & Lever St) to design and build a purpose-built wholesale branch. The new branch will support Middy’s efforts to serve the local industry for many years to come.

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Important COVID-19 Update for Melbourne & Mitchell Shire Customers...

To Our Valued Customers and Business Partners,

In light of the Victorian Premier’s announcement of a return to Stay at Home restrictions for Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire suburbs from 11:59 pm on Wednesday 8 July 2020. To help protect your health and safety as well as that of our staff, Middy's will continue to follow physical distancing guidelines and promote positive hygiene practices at our branches.

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