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Crohn's & Colitis UK was August's Charity of the Month
OGL staff are holding monthly dress down days through 2019 to raise money for staff-nominated charities. August's dress down day was held in support of Crohn's & Colitis UK, and saw us raise a total of £273.60 for the amazing work that they do. The charity was suggested by our Commercial Lead, Stacey Timmins. Stacey said: “Cro...
GUIDE: Digital Transformation for wholesalers and distributors
Looking to future-proof your business? Have you heard the terms 'digitalisation' and 'digital transformation' but aren't really sure what they mean? Do you know what they mean, but aren't sure of the benefits they could bring or how you could implement them in your business? They're often confused and usually interchangeable, but ...
Reduce operational costs with an environmentally friendly warehouse
Businesses across the globe are looking at more than just their transportation carbon footprint and are looking to their warehouses to go green, help the environment and in turn save operational costs. A McKinsey report stated that more than 90% of companies’ environmental impact comes from their suppliers, which is why it’s important for wholesalers ...
How an ERP can help you to achieve your ISO 9001
To be ISO 9001 certified means that an organisation has met the requirements in ISO 9001 which evaluates a business’s Quality Management System (QMS). It assesses whether your QMS is effective in order to provide quality products and services. The certification also ensures companies are identifying and implementing actions to continually improve. A QMS is a ...
GUIDE: How to take control of your stock
3 ways your stock management affects your business As a distributor or wholesaler, your warehouse and your products sit at the heart of your business, which is why tightening control of your stock, purchasing and warehouse space will have such an impact on your bottom line. Stock control should be a priority for any stockist business owner. When you...
Staff dress down for MAMA Academy
This year we're holding monthly dress down days in support of staff-nominated charities. We asked staff to choose charities for us to support that are personal and close to their hearts. We were inundated with a wide range of nominations, so eventually the final 12 charities were chosen from a random draw. July's dress down day was held in support of MA...
Hydraulics & Pneumatics industry: Why complete visibility is key for increasing profits
Why complete visibility is key for increasing profits All ERP solutions are designed to connect the areas within your business that deal with order processing, customer service and stock management, allowing you to gain control to improve efficiencies, increase productivity and ultimately boost profits. Gaining control of your processes, however, inevitably improve...
Local students see what it's like to be part of Team OGL
Local students from King Charles I School, Baxter College, Hagley Roman Catholic School, Wolverley High School and Stourport High School were given an insight into working in local businesses thanks to the ‘Opening Doors to Business’ scheme which ran in Wyre Forest for the third consecutive year last week. More than 250 students in Year 9 visited...
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Outstanding levels of expertise We are proud of the partnerships we have with world leading technology brands such as HP, Microsoft, Kaspersky and WatchGuard. Working alongside our partners, we have access to technical information, training, user groups, member websites, pre-release products and evaluation packages which keeps us at the forefront of emerging technol...