Designer Contracts has become number one preferred supplier for Procurement for Housing (PfH) on the flooring category of its EU compliant framework.
Said Designer Contracts md, Peter Kelsey: “Moving in to the prestigious ‘top spot’ comes four years after qualifying as a preferred supplier for the PfH framework.
“As the UK’s largest flooring contractor, we are able to supply an unrivalled range of products with swift delivery, competitive pricing and advice on the correct products for the environment.”
Procurement for Housing drives efficiency and improves procurement practice for more than 850 social housing providers throughout the UK. This allows them to choose suppliers that have been carefully vetted and appraised on ability to deliver. PfH enables social housing organisations to generate cost savings and business efficiencies which reduce spend for members to the sum of over £55 million per year.*
Designer Contracts has flooring to suit all budgets, including carpet and carpet tiles, vinyl, safety flooring, laminate, wood and luxury vinyl tiles, from big brands such as Amtico, Altro, Danfoor, Forbo, Heckmondwike, Polyflor and Tarkett to name just a few.
Its distribution network across 12 regional depots gives the company access to all corners of the country providing all framework members with a truly local service. It has also appointed a client liaison point of contact at its centrally located head office.
Designer Contracts employs over 250 staff and has fully staffed offices and warehousing in its 12 regions across the UK ensuring an in-depth knowledge of local markets. As well as flooring, the company supplies curtain, blind, furniture and lighting packs and has a full interior design service.
* figures based on 2016 Annual Report