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Respectful toner cartridges - the right choice

Sep 22, 2021 11:22:39 AM / by Banner posted in Our Environment, Print, eco-friendly


Banner's exclusive and sustainable toner range

Would you like to achieve high print quality, whilst at the same time using products that have less impact on the environment?

Look no further than our exclusive range of Respectful toner cartridges.

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Choose sustainability and help tackle period poverty in the UK

Sep 16, 2021 2:30:18 PM / by Banner posted in eco-friendly, Return to the Workplace, Sustainable products


Banner is delighted to offer the full range of environmentally friendly Hey Girls period products 

Banner is delighted to offer the full range of environmentally friendly Hey Girls period products. With plastic free, vegan, Phythalate & BPA free and certified organic materials, Hey Girls also plays a large part in avoiding the issue of period poverty in the UK. They are an award-winning ‘buy one, donate one’ social enterprise, producing environmentally-friendly period products. A Scottish community interest company, Hey Girls was initially established in 2018 by Celia Hodson and her two daughters Kate and Bec as a kitchen table start up, after experiencing period poverty themselves.

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Clean the air we share with Fellowes AeraMax

Sep 14, 2021 2:00:00 PM / by Banner posted in Product, Collaboration, Health, Partnerships, Technology, Working from Home, Return to the Workplace


Global healthcare experts and virologists agree - airborne, aerosol transmission of viruses poses a significant threat.

A person can become infected through direct contact with a person or object carrying the virus or by air. 

Part of the answer is that, whilst we are programmed to clean surfaces and wash our hands, we tend to overlook something that’s more influential in causing illness: the air we breathe!  

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Meet the Healthcare Team - Lesley Greenhalgh

Sep 14, 2021 8:00:00 AM / by Banner posted in Health, meet the team


Over the next few months, we will be introducing you to members of our Banner Healthcare team so that you can get to know us better.

The first member of our Healthcare team that we would like you to meet is Lesley Greenhalgh. Lesley has been with Banner for 10 years and worked for and with the NHS for more than 25, including three years in NHS procurement. Having managed Trusts, CCGs and other healthcare customers in the North and Midlands, now Lesley helps manage the NHS Supply Chain Office Solutions category for Banner. This involves working with the Crown Commercial Service team to ensure, amongst many other priorities, that the best possible service is provided to all customers and a full range of products across all the category frameworks are available.

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How can HP+ save you time, money and the planet

Sep 13, 2021 11:22:07 AM / by Banner posted in Product, Working Smarter, Technology


Get ready for HP+ and learn more about the smarter printing system that ensures your printer is always ready when you are and wherever you are.

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Join Banner at P4H England 2021

Aug 24, 2021 2:19:17 PM / by Banner posted in Events


Join us at P4H England 2021

Banner are attending P4H England on 15th September 2021, we can't wait to finally see you face-to-face! This is the leading NHS procurement and supply chain event, and will take place in an innovative hybrid format this year, both in the live venue and streamed online.

Visit our Healthcare team on stand 76 to discover how we can support you with procurement of non-medical supplies.

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Join us at PfH live 2021

Aug 20, 2021 1:20:25 PM / by Banner posted in Events


Join us at Procurement for Housing Live 2021

Banner are attending PfH live from 7th - 9th September 2021. We can't wait to finally see you face-to-face.

Visit our Housing team on stand P101 to discover how we're making housing solutions simple.

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NHS Supply Chain Lighting, Tools and Facilities Management Consumables Framework Award

Aug 12, 2021 11:43:00 AM / by Banner posted in Health


As the UK's largest distributor of workplace supplies across several NHS Supply Chain frameworks for more than 25 years, UK owned and based Banner is delighted to be awarded on the new NHS Supply Chain Lighting, Tools and Facilities Management Consumables framework through Direct, Blue Diamond and eDirect supply routes.

This new framework offers customers, especially those in estates and facilities, quick and easy access to Banner’s wide-ranging Premises and Maintenance category, both stocked and through Banner’s extensive supplier partnerships, and will enable them to work with their existing contacts at Banner and order even more of their requirements through a compliant framework alongside other workplace supplies.

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Why should you Switch to Heat Free Printing?

Aug 12, 2021 9:00:27 AM / by Banner posted in Product, Technology


Epson and National Geographic have come together to raise awareness around how conserving heat is a great way to minimise impact on the environment.

Switching to Heat-Free Technology gives you lower power consumption. Even by making this small change to your printers can really help our planet. If everyone adopted small changes the overall impact could be HUGE. Starting one page at a time Epson want to work to change the story together.

Increase productivity and reduce environmental impact without compromising on your print quality. Epson Heat-Free Technology is designed to deliver advanced customer benefits without the need for heat. Laser and inkjet printers may look the same on the outside, however it’s what’s on the inside that counts. The Heat-Free printing technology from Epson has eliminated the need for heat in the ink ejection process.

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The Department for Education give seal of approval to CPC Stationery & Education Supplies framework

Jul 19, 2021 2:19:55 PM / by Banner posted in CPC



As the the sole supplier on the Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) Stationery and Education Supplies framework, Banner is thrilled to announce that the framework has been recommended for use by the DfE .

The DfE has approved the framework as it offers schools a quick, simple and compliant route to order all stationery and education supplies from one place.

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