Who We Are

At Maplin we believe passionately in a world where connecting people with brilliant technology enriches lives. We exist to bring those ideas to you, even if you’re not an expert. From voice-controlled light bulbs, to Esports and Raspberry Pi, we’ve got you covered.

We are always testing and relentlessly improving to get that bit better every day. From free delivery, to listening to your product feedback and the best deals around - if we aren’t quite there yet, we’d love to hear from you.

The Maplin Way

Discovery, Clear Advice & Inspiring Ideas

Discover and learn about the newest tech from the world's best makers. Read our expert buying guides at our University to help you make your pick, watch our latest how to’s on our YouTube channel to get up and running and then subscribe to our email newsletter to get your weekly dose of our latest features and offers straight to your inbox.

Free Delivery & Returns

Quick delivery and easy returns are our top priority. We’ve kept it simple – all orders over £20 will come with free delivery and order by 4:30pm to get it despatched next working day. As with any good maker, we’re always tweaking to ensure your experience with us is as seamless as possible.

We Do More

No more stress or DIY disasters - from fitting CCTV kits to setting up smart thermostats, to ensuring peace of mind with protect plans and offering remote support, we do more to help you.

Human Help

If anything goes wrong (fingers crossed nothing will!) our team is on hand to help with getting started, returns or maybe just someone to speak to before making that big purchase. Our friendly advisors are just a click away (live chat, email, telephone, Twitter, Facebook... you name it we’ve got it!).

Maplin Through The Years

Since 1972, Maplin has been a place for our community to experiment, make and indulge in their pursuits. We’re determined to keep the flame alive, in whatever form it may take in the future...



Fancy a Challenge?

As a technology-first company building a better retailer for the world’s most innovative products, our team is made up of extraordinary thinkers, creators, builders and early adopters. We’re still bringing together a talented team with diverse experiences, backgrounds and skills - which is why we’d love to meet you.

For the lawyers

Company Name: Digital-First Retail Ltd
Registered Address: Globe Park, Third Avenue, Marlow, United Kingdom, SL7 1EY
Email Address: legal@digitalfirstretail.com
Company Register: Companies House (England and Wales)
Company Registration Number: 11441187
VAT number: GB 303 1792 33