Local MP visiting Tier 1

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

IT disposal service

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

IT recycling workshop

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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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Medals Made From Recycled Phones

It’s more than two years since we wrote about the plans to make the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic medals entirely from recycled gadgets. The plan was for the Japanese public to donate old phones and other small appliances. This … Read More

G-Cloud 11

Tier 1 is a recognised supplier on G-Cloud 11

Tier 1 is delighted to be a recognised supplier on G-Cloud 11, the latest iteration of the Government’s Digital Marketplace, which went live in July 2019. G-Cloud is a Government framework designed to simplify procurement of cloud-based services in the … Read More

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Top tips for buying refurbished computers

At Tier 1 Online, we’re in the business of selling refurbished laptops and PCs. We believe that this represents a greener, cleaner, and cheaper alternative to buying new, but we also understand that, for buyers, it does come with certain … 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

Tier 1 Retain Highest Level ADISA Certification

Tier 1 are delighted to announce that we have passed our latest unannounced ADISA audit, retaining our Distinction with Honours certification. The Asset Disposal and Information Security Alliance (ADISA) was launched in 2010 as a certification scheme for companies who participate … Read More

Brexit impact on GDPR

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

Tier 1 - Responsible Business Awards

Tier 1 announced as finalist for the 2019 Responsible Business Awards

Tier 1 is celebrating after being named as a finalist for Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards, the UK’s longest running and highly prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad. The awards champion the most inspiring … Read More