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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

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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

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

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

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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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6 Reasons to choose Brother for Healthcare

Mar 11, 2021 9:30:00 AM / by Banner posted in Working Smarter, Health, Technology

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Brother knows what it's like to work in healthcare and how to come up with solutions to help healthcare professionals get the job done.

Brother products integrate with all main clinical software programmes, straight out of the box, meaning less time spent on IT and more time focused on patient care.

Whether it be pharmacy, primary or secondary healthcare, in a time where budgets are forever under pressure, the efficiency and effectiveness of technology is key to making savings alongside improvements in healthcare levels. Brother are the only vendor who fulfils, print, label, and scan solutions from bedside to office and back, giving frontline staff the tools they need to make sure they’re delivering the best levels of care.

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Customer orders help to kit out 3 schools in underprivileged areas

Feb 9, 2021 3:41:31 PM / by Banner posted in Product, Education, Health, Partnerships

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We are thrilled to announce that, thanks to orders placed by our customers for Proverb hand sanitiser products, 3 schools in underprivileged areas are now kitted out with sanitiser stations! 

This is because, for every Proverb hand sanitiser product bought, the company donates the equivalent quantity to underprivileged areas.

Banner is committed to an active and inclusive engagement with our local communities and this includes partnering with suppliers who offer social value initiatives. Proverb is just one example of how we work with our suppliers to deliver real social value.

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Are You Using Hand Sanitiser Properly?

Jan 25, 2021 4:05:43 PM / by Banner posted in Product, Employee Wellbeing, Health, Partnerships

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Health workers may not be using hand sanitiser properly 

Incorrect use of hand sanitisers by healthcare staff may be leaving them inadequately protected, according to a recent study.

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3 Ways Philips Protects Medical Staff through Hygienic Working

Jan 22, 2021 9:00:00 AM / by Banner posted in Product, Working Smarter, Employee Wellbeing, Health, Partnerships

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From radiation to infectious disease, medical employees have always been exposed to higher health risk than your regular office worker.

With many factors out of the individuals’ control, hospitals emphasize the importance of preventing infections through hygiene measures for hands and surfaces.

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Cleaning vs Sanitising: What's the Difference?

Jan 21, 2021 8:55:00 AM / by Banner posted in Product, Employee Wellbeing, Health, Partnerships

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Understanding them both can help you reduce germs on surfaces throughout your facility.

You may think that wiping down surfaces with a diluted solution in a bucket or spray bottle is a quick, easy way to keep these areas germ-free. But there’s a big difference between cleaning and sanitising. Each has its advantages, but not all methods are created equal. Find out what sets them apart, and how you can get the most out of both in your facility.

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We are going to be exhibiting at BETT 2020

Jan 16, 2020 2:15:00 PM / by Banner posted in Health, Events

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For the first time Banner are exhibiting at Bett 2020 at London Excel 22-25 January. We’d love for you to join us on our stand (SA52)

On the stand Banner will be exhibiting printing products from Brother, digital devices from Verbatim and the Jabra PanaCast will be hooked up to an Avocor TV screen

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We are going to be exhibiting at HCSA 2019

Nov 19, 2019 8:30:00 AM / by Banner posted in Health, Events

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We are delighted to be exhibiting at the HCSA, taking place on 27-28 November 2019 at Harrogate Convention Centre.

We’d love for you to join us on our stand (13) to see our complete range of workplace solutions for your organisation.

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