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Why You Should Refresh Your IT System

Most small companies don’t have an adequate IT refresh policy in place. That’s understandable, it can be an expensive procedure and, if it isn’t broken, why fix it? Most companies take a machine and take it for all it’s worth. … Read More

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3 Risks of IT Disposal

It’s essential that all companies remember that their approach to risk management should not stop when it comes to matters of IT asset disposal. Companies failing to take proper care to dispose of their IT assets properly risk running into … Read More

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Is it safe to use a non-ADISA accredited IT recycling company?

When it comes to researching the right IT recycling company for you, you’ve likely come across the phrase “ADISA-accredited”. But what does that mean? And do you need to worry if you use an IT recycling company that doesn’t carry … Read More

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Tier 1 Welcomes Local MP

Bury South MP, Ivan Lewis, visited Tier 1 recently to congratulate us for winning the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. During the visit, Mr Lewis was interested to find out more about the unique partnership we have formed with HMP Forest Bank, Salford … Read More

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5 things you need to know about safe IT disposal

Virtually every business, no matter how big or small now uses a considerable amount of IT equipment. This means that, as items become worn or obsolete, companies are faced with the tricky task of IT disposal. IT disposal can seem … Read More

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The Importance of our Queen’s Award

The entire team at Tier 1 are immensely proud to have won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, one of our greatest achievements to date. We were one of only five companies to be recognised in the promoting opportunity through social enterprise … Read More

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4 Common Misconceptions About IT Disposal

IT disposal is a very misunderstood subject, and as an asset management company specialising in the sector, we think it’s important to clear up some common misconceptions. That’s because these erroneous beliefs make it far less likely for people to … Read More

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GDPR and the Implications of Brexit

New research from international professional services network, Deloitte, shows that a “no-deal” Brexit would have implications of the flow of personal data, governed by GDPR, for businesses and organisations that hold data in the UK. Regardless of the outcome of … Read More

Refurbished IT: The Best Choice for Startups

The UK is considered Europe’s top hub for tech startups (almost 30,000 tech startups have been funded here in the past 5 years). Not only has the nation seen success in the tech sector when it comes to startups, but … Read More

E-Waste’s Threat Is Increasing

The World Economic Forum, an annual gathering of the world’s wealthiest elite in Davos, that ran from the 22nd to the 25th of January, saw a prominent theme of concern over climate change, the environment, and of the impact of … Read More