Caravan Industry products and services available to park operators

A guide to effective battery maintenance

Neil Oliver - A guide to effective battery maintenance

Here, Neil Oliver, technical marketing manager at professional battery manufacturer Accutronics, explains how to ensure batteries are safely maintained, with three tips for maximising smart battery lifespan and longevity...

Battery-powered devices are becoming increasingly commonplace in sectors where failure is not an option. The continual shrinking of component sizes, alongside the advent of wireless technology and exponential increases in processing power, has seen equipment being manufactured in smaller, portable forms.
And from smoke alarms to leisure batteries, a holiday park depends on batteries for essential day-to-day running.

Making your outdoor adventure more comfortable

Making your outdoor adventure more comfortable

Anyone tempted by a night under canvas but concerned they’ll be uncomfortable, cold and plunged into darkness are being offered a selection of products from the outdoor experts at Taunton Leisure (2019).

The independent retailer, which has been in business for more than 40 years, offers an extensive range of camping equipment for all the family and its instore and online experts provide free advice and assistance on all purchases.

All the products listed below are available instore at Taunton Leisure’s branches in Bristol, Exeter and Taunton and, also, online nationwide from

Outwell Flock Superior Double Airbed with Built-In Pump – £71.99

The Perfect Kit For Camping With Your Dogs From Ruffwear® 

Camping With The Dogs

Premium dog gear brand Ruffwear® produce a range of high-performance products which enable dog and human to enjoy shared experiences including; hiking, camping, climbing and even skiing. 

Ruffwear® has pulled together three of its top recommended products for any camping enthusiast who loves to take their dog with them on their adventures.


Creating a home from home with Lumo Lighting

Woman working at Lumo Lighting

It’s that time of year when caravan and motorhome users hit the roads in search of an idyllic retreat for the summer. Spending many hours on the road and once parked up, it’s important that the settings inside the vehicle are just as perfect as those surrounding it, which is why lighting is a key consideration.

Lumo Lighting is dedicated to developing lighting solutions that create a home from home, regardless of location and believes that lighting is essential for user comfort. With over four decade’s experience in developing solutions that meet the interior lighting requirements of caravan and motorhome users, whilst keeping the end-user at the heart of their new product developments.

Glampsan is the one-stop shop for all your water tank needs

Glampsan water tank

Glampsan, a division of Plastic Solutions (Aldridge) Limited is a leading supplier of a comprehensive range of products, from plastic waste and water tanks for above and below ground applications; sewage lifting stations; pumps, water boosting tanks and supporting products used in multiple industries: in particular, camping and caravanning, glamping, agriculture and leisure.

Founded in 2010 and manufacturing in the UK, Glampsan and Plastic Solutions have refined their expertise from the initial manufacture and sale of a simple 500-gallon tank to capture waste from toilets, to now developing niche products and solutions for capturing, controlling and pumping waste and water for glampers, caravanners and campers, both on and off- grid.

Protek - Transforming holiday parks across the UK

Protek logo

Protek is a vibrant independent UK manufacturer of quality water-based wood treatments and garden paints with great eco-credentials.  The Protek wood stain range offers quality wood treatment products from the traditional to contemporary and includes all budgets.

Made in their Somerset factory with a strong environmental ethos, the treatments developed are plant safe, pet safe and child safe.  All packaging used is 100% recyclable and the water-based paints are minimal in VOCs. All products have a reputation for being extremely easy to use and have a loyal consumer following.

CPES launch simple to use contactless card payment meters

CPES contactless card payment meters

New to the CPES product portfolio – a din rail mounted RFID card meter, the world’s first four module MID Approved RFID card payment meter. 

Traditional card payment meters had a slot that a paper card had to be inserted into for credit transfer. The paper cards caused problems if they got damp or dirt on the cards prior to insertion into the meter. Security is also an issue as there CPES launch simple to use contactless card payment metersare numerous sources for the cards if the code for the meter is known. 

With RFID, the card is simply held over the reader embedded into the meter, just as you would use any contactless card.

Meet the Manufacturer – Kampa

Kampa tent

Meet the Manufacturer - the new face or changing face of the caravan and camping industry - link to meeting manufacturers at the Show. Meet the Kampa team at the Caravan & Motorhome Show, held at EventCity Manchester, to check out their caravan and motorhome awnings and for expert advice and assistance on stand 3-212 this January.


From small beginnings to one of Europe's most recognised brands. |Quality isn't expensive – it's priceless - a gazebo's ranges of luxury garden gazebos and garden buildings are manufactured to the highest standards and built to stand the test of time.

Customers can choose from octagonal, square, or rectangular gazebos which make a stunning addition to any garden – and are an extremely versatile garden structure. 

Outside dining is not only improved with shelter from the weather, but the striking vaulted underside of the roof adds a wonderful atmosphere. This is also the case when using the gazebo as a hot tub shelter, a very popular use, and the buildings can even be installed over an existing hot tub.

Looking for a different size or style? No problem. Just tell us what size and style you want and let us design your perfect gazebo.