Tag Archives: Furniture

The latest news, events and articles from ESPO, including case studies, editorials, blog posts and featured products.

Important information regarding school furniture orders

Important information regarding school furniture orders
Summer is always a busy time for school furniture orders with thousands of schools across the country looking to order furniture items in time for the new September term. Follow our checklist to help ensure this process goes as smoothly as possible. ...
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Our brand new 2021/22 corporate catalogue has arrived

Our brand new 2021/22 corporate catalogue has arrived
    We’re proud to share with you our new 2021/22 Office Essentials catalogue. We are always customer focused and have handpicked products to produce this catalogue with your needs in mind. Please note that this catalogue is designed for our non-education customers. If you ...
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Get outside! Our Outdoor Learning and Play brochure

Get outside! Our Outdoor Learning and Play brochure
Updated for 2020!    There are many benefits to outdoor learning. Discover a whole host of quality resources that will help get you out of the classroom and into the great outdoors, whatever the weather. Includes seven key areas:  Den Making Outdoor Classrooms ...
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Our brand new 2020/21 Office Essentials catalogue has arrived

Our brand new 2020/21 Office Essentials catalogue has arrived
At ESPO we aim to make all of your purchasing requirements as simple as possible, whether it's for a large consultancy contract or a new desk chair. To complement our comprehensive framework offering, we have a brand new 2020/21 catalogue which we're proud to share with you. Please note that ...
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Do you have any unwanted furniture or resources?

Do you have any unwanted furniture or resources?
Making use of unwanted resources Do you have any unwanted furniture or resources in your school? ESPO have recently been in contact with charity, The Tree Top Foundation, who bought a large order of books from us in 2019. The charity is looking for unwanted furniture and resources to send to ...
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F&E Projects: What our customers say

F&E Projects: What our customers say
Over the years our dedicated F&E team have worked with a wide range of customers to help fulfil their varied furniture and equipment requirements. From fitting out new classrooms to furnishing entire council offices, the team’s expertise has helped thousands of customers to complete complex ...
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Corporate Update - Spring 2019

Corporate Update - Spring 2019
Corporate Update is ESPO’s free quarterly newsletter, containing the latest procurement news and advice for the public sector, local authorities and central government.In this edition you can read about the following:  Our brand new MSTAR framework (653F). Substantial changes have been ...
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Professional support for Furniture and Equipment projects

Professional support for Furniture and Equipment projects
Whether it’s fitting out a brand new school or refurbishing an office, planning for a large scale furniture and equipment project can be a daunting task which requires the strict management of many different factors:    Procurement compliance Budget control Product ...
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Ordering furniture? Read this first!

Ordering furniture? Read this first!
June/July is the busiest time of the year for furniture orders and deliveries as thousands of schools across the country prepare to place their furniture orders in time for the new term. Please be aware that during this time delivery lead times can increase by several weeks. We’re doing ...
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Why your school furniture delivery is like my journey to work…

Why your school furniture delivery is like my journey to work…
Rowena ThomasEducation Procurement Manager at ESPO If I pick my time carefully and throw in a bit of good fortune with a run of green traffic lights, my journey to work can take me as little as 12 minutes. On other days this same journey can take me 20 minutes, maybe because I left five minutes ...
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