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Zero Waste with Lexmark

Nov 17, 2022 11:38:24 AM / by Banner

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Year after year, Lexmark continues to be recognised as an industry leader for our sustainability initiatives and environmental programmes.

Their goal is to reduce their environmental impact and help you do the same. Their innovative use of post-consumer recycled (PCR) materials help reduce both the consumption of new natural resources and the amount of waste in landfills. All of their manufacturing sites are certified to rigorous quality, environmental and safety standards recognised worldwide, including ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OHSAS 1801. Lexmark recovers millions of used cartridges each year that are either reused or recycled via the award-winning Lexmark Cartridge Collection Programme (LCCP). Their cartridge collection programmes are available in more than 60 countries, representing more than 90% of their global market.

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Education Supplies 2022

Nov 17, 2022 9:51:31 AM / by Banner posted in Education

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Consolidate and manage cost on your Education Supplies, with Banner.

We’re delighted to introduce our NEW Education Supplies catalogue! Inside you'll find products from traditional office supplies, facilities supplies, cleaning & hygiene, technology, print & promotional merchandise, and furniture. Banner supply the products and services you need to ensure your education setting runs smoothly. 

We've carefully selected products that are tailored to the education sector, including an enhanced infection control range to protect employees and enable you and your teams to focus on what's important - educating our future generations. 

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Businesses are still unsure how best to integrate inclusive workspaces

Nov 15, 2022 4:52:37 PM / by Banner

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Integrating inclusivity and accessibility into the office remains a low priority for businesses despite a growing HR desire to attract more diverse talent than ever before, according to trends data.

Post-COVID, mental health and wellbeing has become one of the top priorities for employees, as highlighted in CIPHR’s report. Business leaders have acknowledged, therefore, the importance of creating office space that can best support its employees.


Reflecting this, data gathered by Banner indicates that attracting diverse talent is a huge priority for business owners at the moment. However, not only is the search volume around creating inclusive and accessible office design low, but those who searched indicated uncertainty on how best this can be achieved.

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Meet the Team - Jules Weaver

Nov 14, 2022 1:50:20 PM / by Banner posted in Interviews, Our People, Health, meet the team

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Meet Jules Weaver, the newest member of our Healthcare Team!

Jules is a Key Account Manager for Wales and the South and South-West of England. As well as account management, Jules also manages NHS E&I, NHS Digital and ICB Lead. Although Jules is new to the Banner Healthcare team, she has worked with the NHS for 14 years, and knows the healthcare sector well.

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Keep It Confidential

Nov 10, 2022 11:17:37 AM / by Banner posted in Product, Working Smarter, GDPR

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It's a legal requirement for anyone operating a business which handles personal data to fully comply with the rule of the GDPR, and this extends to ensuring all employees are aware of the obligations to securely destroy personal documents to avoid data breach.

As more employees work remotely, businesses must still remain compliant with the GDPR. Employees accessing sensitive data at home may be at risk of breaking rules, especially where paper data is involved, and we wanted to highlight this this National Fraud Awareness Week.

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Festive trading arrangements 2022

Nov 7, 2022 2:28:43 PM / by Banner

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As we approach the end of the year and the busy festive season, we wanted to let you know about our opening and delivery times.

To ensure you have enough workplace supplies around the busy period during December and our closure times, may we ask you to consider your requirements.

Last order date to guarantee delivery before the festive period is Thursday 22nd December** before 5pm, but ordering earlier is highly recommended!

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Banner supports the University of Leicester to achieve its net zero carbon target with fully electric vehicle deliveries

Oct 18, 2022 1:15:18 PM / by Banner posted in Education

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The University of Leicester is now one of many customers receiving 100% of its deliveries by electric vehicles from Banner.

The two organisations have been working collaboratively for the last six months to help the University achieve its sustainability aims. The introduction of electric vehicle deliveries from its hub just 10 miles from the campus is the latest initiative to be introduced.

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Supply Chain Diversification due to COVID raising questions

Oct 17, 2022 5:04:26 PM / by Banner posted in Education

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Procurement professionals who diversified their supply chains due to the pandemic are now struggling with the realities of managing hundreds of individual relationships, ensuring goods are ethically manufactured, and reaching their sustainability targets.

According to a report by the ONS, 1 in 20 UK businesses diversified their procurement supply chains at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in an effort to keep disruptions to a minimum.

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Will the Great Return to the Office happen? Demand for home office furniture still up among home workers since COVID-19

Sep 27, 2022 9:15:29 PM / by Banner

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Trends data shows searches for furniture for home working are still significantly up since the pandemic, potentially indicating that a Great Return to the office as a result of the cost-of-living crisis may not be guaranteed.

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Track your Banner deliveries from start to finish with our enhanced Parcel scanning service

Sep 23, 2022 1:09:46 PM / by Banner

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Track your Banner deliveries from start to finish with our enhanced parcel scanning service

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve enhanced our parcel tracking functionality, which means you can now track your Banner deliveries at every stage of the journey...

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