Business News Wed, 25 Aug 1999

Shopping by mail introduced

By Timothy Gobah

THE Electronic Supplies and Engineering Services Limited (Es & esl), the sole authorised distributor of Maplin Electronics, catalogue and mail order service has introduced into the Ghanaian market Britain?s best selling electronic catalogue.

The MAPLIN catalogue which is widely regarded in Britain as the " electronics products bible" contains detailed product descriptions for over 40,000 items covering more than 40 categories; which means that one can stay at home and do an extensive shopping on a wide range electronics products by mail order service.


The Managing Director of Es & esl, Mr. John Oteng-Nyame explained at the launching of the catalogue in Accra that the catalogue displays and describes various items, including semi conductors accessories, sound production and stage equipment, computer accessories, telecommunication and security gadgets as well as information on many more electronics products.

He said the company also undertakes the sale and service of public address systems, computer and telephone systems, hotel sound and video distribution system.He said the MAPLIN catalogue also enhances electronic education and practices among students in the tertiary institution by helping them to know what component is available for their projects.

Mr. Oteng-Nyame also mentioned that the March edition this year to February 2000 of the catalogue includes a CD which contains information on over 2000 new products with special and extra information on Mc Fee anti-virus software, and Datasheet.

Source: Daily Graphic