Noticeboard category : Smart Purchasing

You may be paying too much for school waste collection

Educate’s recent study shows that many schools are paying more than they need to. At Educate Services, we believe there are many benefits of group purchasing.  Not only does it allow us to wield greater purchasing power, it also promotes cost homogeneity across local groups of schools.Waste Management Services is one area where group purchasing […]

Negotiating with School Photocopier Suppliers

School Photocopier suppliers are somewhat notorious for their forceful selling tactics, over complicating the procurement process and hidden costs. Often their aim is to bamboozle the school with a dominant and imposing sales pitch, often convincing schools to purchase unnecessary ‘features and benefits’ at great cost to the school.  Schools are lumbered with a long […]