About Furneaux Riddall

Furneaux Riddall History

Founded in 1910 by Mr Furneaux & Mr Riddall who initially designed and installed electrical systems in large country houses, being appointed Exide battery agents in 1918.
After relocating to a larger warehouse in Portsmouth in 1974 the company direction changed from electrical engineering to distribution in the automotive and commercial industries. Since then, Furneaux Riddall has expanded into the marine and leisure industries.


Furneaux Riddall Today

Today Furneaux Riddall is a leading distributor of marine and leisure electrical equipment, with over 50 years of knowledge in this sector. Our customer service is trusted by both our trade customers and end users alike. We work with over fifteen known and trusted brands to provide the highest quality products that can be relied upon in the harshest of marine environments.


Who we are

Based in Portsmouth for we have a trade counter and warehouse where we stock a broad range from tinned cable, LED interior and exterior lighting, marine gauges, leisure batteries & chargers, fuses & fuse boxes as well as switches and sockets.

Whether you sail, cruise, or own a campervan, we aim to provide everything you will need to upgrade or complete your electrical projects while offering excellent customer support for any questions you might have about our products.


Proud to support trade customers

We are proud to support our local and nationwide trade customers, working close with them solve any product enquires and sourcing components.

Please see our trade counter application page if you would like to apply for a trade account.


Our team & customer support

Our helpful team is always at hand to provide any assistance you may need with our products, if you have any issues or need help finding the right component just give us. We are also able to source a wider range of products by special order, if you can’t find what you’re looking for give us a call and we may be able to help!


Why Choose Furneaux Riddall?

  • Knowledgeable sales team that can assist with any order queries
  • Click and collect from our trade counter
  • Same day dispatch if ordered before 3:00PM
  • Trade accounts available for qualifying customers
  • Flexible product range – we can outsource if we do not have what you’re looking for