The HEPCW Office Products group encompasses the supply of office stationery, copier paper, computer consumables, printing & reprographics and postal services. The aim of the group is to provide best value for all HEPCW members in the procurement of office supplies totalling expenditure of £6.5M annually across all member institutions.
The group is tasked with constantly analysing the marketplace for all commodities that fall under this group and to develop strategic alliances with other purchasing consortia, to the benefit of member institutions.
The group is represented on the National Working Party for Computer Consumable & Stationery Supplies Group (NWPCSS) which contains members of all HE purchasing consortia across the UK. This group contracts and manages the national HE agreements for the supply of stationery & computer consumables.