The Banner team would like to send a huge thank you to those who visited our stand at HETT 2019 on the 1st and 2nd October.
Banner have been awarded the ISO27001 certificate for both Normanton and Sheffield offices after plenty of hard work from the Banner Information Security and senior management teams.
Banner Re-awarded NHS Supply Chain Contract
We’re delighted to have been re-awarded the contract for the Stationery and Envelopes lots on NHS Supply Chain’s Office Supplies and Solutions framework. The award sees the introduction of Nationally Contracted Products (NPCs) in these lots and a significant rationalisation of products to achieve potential national savings of 11.8% and provide better value for money to NHS customers whilst offering greater ordering efficiencies.
The Marketing team would like to send a huge thank you to both staff and suppliers who attended Energise 2019 at Elland Road on the 19th September.
We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Healthcare Excellence Through Technology event (HETT), taking place on 1-2 October 2019 at ExCEL London.
We’d love for you to join us on our stand (C42) to see our complete range of workplace solutions for your organisation with a key focus on technology.
Alex Lawrence, Assistant Category Specialist, Procurement, University of Derby
At just 22, Alex Lawrence is making impressive inroads into a procurement career. He started in the accounts department at the University of Derby after he left school, before becoming a procurement apprentice. Recently he has been promoted to assistant category specialist. He has extended his knowledge and practical application of EU and UK procurement regulations by training, managing and evaluating tenders and improving his stakeholder and supplier management. He is also the subject matter expert on the University's new Oracle finance system and is part of the team that are instrumental in ongoing enhancement.
Talking to B News, Alex explains how he came to the role and what he wished he'd known as a school leaver.
With International Week of Happiness at Work from 23-27 September 2019, the business of being happy in our workplaces is deservedly receiving attention.
Being happy when we go about our work matters. It affects our morale, loyalty and our ability to carry out roles and responsibilities proactively and efficiently. And without greater happiness as an aim, any workplace wellbeing programme will struggle to succeed.