Case Studies

OfficeTeam have helped many different companies save money and improve efficiency. See how we did it in our detailed case studies.

Case Study: Harveys & Bensons for Beds

“We were looking at our customer experience and had introduced a training programme to ensure customers receive the same treatment in every store. In addition to a consistent approach to service, we wanted a united staff image. WorkwearTeam developed a bespoke uniform range… Read more

Case Study: Queens Cross Housing Association

“With increasing demand for affordable housing, we have to make our funds go far as possible. HousingTeam has supported this goal by helping us cut the cost of our office supplies.” – Queens Cross Housing Association The Challenge Demand for… Read more


“Following a period of expansion, we’d inherited several suppliers along with the offices we’d acquired. We wanted to streamline our costs and admin by consolidating our requirements with a single supplier. OfficeTeam helped us identify the common requirements across our business and introduce… Read more


“We enjoyed the strong working relationships with both the OfficeTeam account manager and the Workplace specialist. We’re always working to decrease the soft cost element within the supply chain, and have found WorkplaceTeam paramount in helping us achieve this. If… Read more

Gateshead Housing

“The service has been outstanding and the quality of the products is good. We’ve never had a single complaint, only ever praise for HousingTeam.” – Admin Officer, Gateshead Housing The Challenge Gateshead Housing is funded by Gateshead Council. This funding underpins the… Read more

The Southern Co-operative

“OfficeTeam has become a key business partner to us. With over 250 stores to keep stocked with a range of products, reliability is essential. Not only has OfficeTeam’s broad range of products allowed us to streamline our supply chain and cut costs across… Read more

Mosscare Housing

“By choosing OfficeTeam as our consolidated supplier of stationery, print and furniture, we benefit from the same great levels of service across a wider range of products. Our local Account Manager is always on-hand to talk us through any emerging requirements, and our… Read more


“We’re very pleased with our partnership with WorkplaceTeam. They have been experts in providing us with the best advice to save on costs and to date we haven’t had any problems. Their turnaround times in providing the items we need… Read more

Case Study: The Wrekin Housing Trust

The Challenge As a housing association, The Wrekin Housing Trust aims to keep costs to a minimum to protect the affordability of its services to residents. So, it chose to benchmark its supplies against the market. OfficeTeam demonstrated best value, so… Read more

Case Study: St Austell Brewery

The Challenge St Austell Brewery had many suppliers for stationery, janitorial and workwear which lead to costs spiralling out of control. Products that were ordered also had extensive lead times especially from rogue suppliers. Their business was in need of a… Read more