Our Story

For more than 30 years, Elonex has been at the forefront of technological advancement and has been trusted to deliver products that have shaped generations, including the very latest in consumer electronics right through to large-format digital out of home advertising billboards.

1986

The Story Begins

Elonex is founded!
Leading innovation in consumer electronics.

1986

1994-1999

Sponsorship

Elonex Sponsors Wimbledon FC

1994-1999

2007-2008

The Webbook

Elonex releases the UK’s first sub £100 laptop and launches ‘webbook’

2007-2008

2008

Computer success

Elonex announced as the UK’s top selling computer vendor

2008

2010

The eBook Years

Elonex launches the UK’s cheapest eBook reader with Waterstones, and eTouch family of Android media tablets

2010

2011

Launching Sports PLC

Elonex named Top 3 UK tablet vendor and Top 2 UK eBook vendor.

Elonex Sports PLC is launched, with a great 5 year deal with the Rugby Super League.

Named the official LED supplier to Rugby Super League.

2011

2012

Entering the DOOH Market

Elonex enters the DOOH market with the launch of its first digital roadside screen at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, and partners with the Worcestershire CCC.

2012

2013

King of Billboards

Elonex goes live with Europe’s largest roadside digital billboard located on the M6, J9.

2013

2015

Elonex Expansion

Elonex is growing, and two new divisions are launched; Digital Malls, and Experiential.

Elonex are appointed the Official Digital Technology Partner at Arena Birmingham.

Multiple partnerships are announced in elite sport – including Northampton Saints, Gloucester Rugby, Newcastle Falcons and the Liberty Stadium.

2015

2016

Motoring

The first network of D48 advertising screens at UK Motorway Service Area in launched.

2016

2017

Star Struck

Elonex launch the most-seen digital advertising billboard in the Midlands, called StarLights.

2017

2018

Growing up Fast

Elonex grows to operate the greatest volume of DOOH infrastructure in Birmingham.

Elonex is named as one of the UK’s fastest growing firms, in the Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100.

Elonex complete the comprehensive digitalisation of ExCel London.

2018

2019

Towering Above the Rest

Elonex launch the iconic DOOH site at the heart of Manchester, on Axis Tower.

2019

Today

Still At It

Elonex operate over 3000 digital advertising screens, and as a Top 5 DOOH media owner, continue to launch multiple new sites in towns and cities across the UK.

Today

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