Maplin Electronics was launched by two technology enthusiasts, Roger Allen and Doug Simmons in 1972. The company started growing massively to become UK’s biggest and best specialist retailer of consumer electronics. It has a reputation for the best product range and expertise. It has 172 stores and around 15000 products. Maplin sells everything from MP3 players and Sat Nav systems, to digital cameras ad Wi-Fi connectors, across the broad categories of Sound & Vision, Computer, and Hobbies & Electronics. Maplin Electronics offers excellent customer advice with its 1400 customer service staff who provide information to customers in order to make better decisions concerning their technology purchases.

Maplin electronics is aiming to develop a more effective store layout. The key objective is to make a more pleasant store environment where customers could find what they were looking for quickly in a pleasant retail environment. The new store as well as the website is divided into: Communication, Components, Sat Nav, Home & Car, Music, Power, Tools, TV & Satellite and Computing. Customers can purchase from Maplin Electronics from its stores in the UK and Ireland, the Maplin Electronics catalogue, order over the phone or by logging on to the website at

Shopping at is an easy task. You will find the latest products and price reductions. You can sign up to the newsletter and save money as well as search for your local store and check store stock availability. You can always search for a bargain under promotions and clearance and track your order online. Your feedback is always welcome since it provides information to other customers about Maplin’s products. If for example you are interested in buying a microphone, click on the music category and then microphones you will get a list of the different microphones available choose the one that you like and click on it. When you are done click on checkout, view your basket, register an account and log in. After that enter your delivery information as well as your payment information, you will get an order confirmation which will make you ready to receive your microphone.