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How to Choose the Right School Lockers

If you’ve been tasked with sourcing lockers for your school, we’ve put together this simple guide to help you narrow down your selection. School Lockers Changing Room Lockers…

Eco Office Design

The Impact of Office Design on Employee Performance

Office design has evolved over the years and is moving away from cubicle offices to more open plan and creative environments. In the past, organisations have assumed employees…

Tweet Your Seat & Meet Cam!

This month on #TweetYourSeat we chat to Cam! Name – Cameron Elliott Position – Product Manager Nickname – Cam One word to describe you – Unique Favourite chair…

COSHH in Schools

COSHH in Schools – Your Guide to COSHH Storage Regulations

We understand the importance of safeguarding businesses & institutions against the dangers of using/storing hazardous chemicals. Protecting your school is easier than you think, simply by conducting assessments,…

Store your chemicals correctly! Disasters caused by chemical substances…

Many businesses and companies are often ignorant to the true dangers of storing hazardous substances. However when the ignorance is coupled with a mentality of ‘Oh that will…

Meet the Key Team - Hannah

Tweet Your Seat & Meet Hannah

This month on #tweetyourseat we chat to Hannah! Name – Hannah Williams Position – Outbound Team Leader Nickname – Hanwaaa One word to describe you – Bubbly Favourite…

The Superdesk at Barbarian Group, New York City

The most innovative office designs from around the world

With flexible working and new technology impacting the workplace, office design and furniture are evolving to keep up. We take a look at some of the world’s most innovative…

How Procurement Departments Drive Strategic Purchasing Projects

How Procurement Departments Drive Strategic Purchasing Projects

Procurement departments are playing an increasingly strategic role in their company, especially when it comes to project management. Ivalua, a global provider of spend management solutions, reveals all…

Meet the Key Team - Laura

Tweet Your Seat & Meet Laura!

At Key, we like to rave about the chairs we’re using and products we get to test out for you on Twitter – #tweetyourseat But! We’ve realised you might…

CES

Trends from the Consumer Electronics Show 2018

Martin Sauer, Group Digital Director, and Henri Adreit, Chief Information Officer at Manutan France took part in the 2018 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas…

Supplier Relationship Management Trends in 2018

Supplier Relationship Management Trends in 2018

Risk management and compliance with payment times may still be the number one priority for procurement departments, however, a survey carried out by AgileBuyer* reveals a trend that…

Humanscale Freedom Headrest

How to Adjust the Humanscale Freedom Chairs

HumanScale are known for their iconic chairs. The chairs are designed with simplicity in mind and the functionality is almost invisible to the user. They have no clunky…

The Impact of GDPR

Six Steps to Assessing the Impact of GDPR

On 25 May 2018, the European Directive on the protection of personal information (GDPR*) will come into force. All companies affected will need to bring their processes into compliance or…

How is Procurement Trending in 2018?

How is Procurement Trending in 2018?

AgileBuyer carried out its annual survey into trends and top priorities for procurement departments. The 2018 survey, entitled “Buyer-Supplier relations in a new light,” has new insights into…

Sunseeker Vending Machines

Sunseeker International Adopts the Vending Machine Strategy

After signing a new contract with Sunseeker especially aimed at streamlining the company’s work processes, we invited the luxury motor yacht manufacturer to trial vending machines. Available 24/7/365,…

Office design trends 2018

Office Design Trends for 2018

With new technology, changing demands in business and design trends evolving, we chat to some of our biggest suppliers to find out what they predict the office design…

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Spotlight on the Digitisation of Procurement Processes in Europe [Infographic]

Leading global provider of e-procurement solutions SynerTrade have conducted a survey into the digitisation of companies’ procurement processes in Europe. They interviewed 287 CPOs between November 2016 and January…

Improving C Class Purchases

Three Golden Rules for Improving C Class Purchases

More often than not your purchases are categorised as Class A, B or C depending on the purchase volume. The ABC analysis method – derived from the Pareto principle*,…

Manutan Private Label

Manutan Own Brand – A Real Alternative to National Brands

In 2016, the Manutan Group launched its own brand of products. The goal is to offer high quality everyday products at the right price, to help businesses reduce…

Titan Chairs

Back Pain in Children – Why Schools Must Invest in the Right Furniture

Children spend 15,000 hours sitting down during their school years & approximately 13% of children aged 10-16 experience significant recurrence of back pain with the main cause being…