Case Studies

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


“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

Case Study: Merseycare Julie Ann

The Challenge Delivering high quality care has its challenges, especially when having to provide a diverse product range. Having to buy from different suppliers resulted in large expenses for the organisation and with a high staff turnover the organisation were spending a… Read more

Case Study: Norfolk & Norwich NHS

The Challenge NNUH were having issues with their previous supplier delivering to just Goods In, as all the consignments were not properly labelled. This meant they had to spend hours searching each box, book them in individually, plus sort and distribute them… Read more