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GDPR Already Costing Some Companies

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on the 25th of May 2018, and acts to better protect consumer’s data and empower them to have more control of how their data is used and stored. The penalty for … Read More

The Pros of Refurbished Laptops and PCs

Whether your business is looking to buy refurbished IT or redeploy IT from one area of your business back into another area, there are plenty of pros to utilising refurbished PCs. Save Money Many new businesses begin with a limited … Read More

Tier 1 Passes Unannounced ADISA Audit

Following another unannounced ADISA audit, Tier 1 is delighted to announce that we have passed the audit and remain ADISA certified, retaining our Distinction with Honours certification. Tier 1 has consistently been one of the few IT Asset Disposal companies … Read More

Why You Should Dispose of Your Old Computers

Many businesses are guilty of allowing old IT equipment to pile up, fearful of disposing of the items. Their lack of action is often excused because the computers could become useful again one day. One of the main reasons businesses … Read More

3 Things to Know About IT Disposal

What is ‘ITAD’? The acronym ‘ITAD’ stands for ‘IT Asset Disposal’, and refers to the handling and disposal of end-of-life IT items, such as laptops and PCs. Proper IT disposal is carried out by accredited ITAD service providers and prioritises … Read More

Springside Primary School Benefits from Laptop Donation

Tier 1 is a company passionate about making technology accessible, especially to those using IT in education. We’ve previously worked with the fantastic charity Computer Aid to bring IT access to marginalised youth in Colombia via the organisation’s successful ‘ZubaBox’ … Read More

Tier 1 Awarded G10 Crown Commercial Services Supplier Status

Tier 1 are extremely pleased to announce that we have been awarded the status of Crown Commercial Services Supplier on the G-Cloud 10 framework. The G-Cloud framework was set-up to transform government procurement, alongside the Digital Outcomes and Specialists framework. … Read More

ADISA CEO Presents Tier 1 with Corporate Responsibility Award

“We are thrilled to have been recognised for the ‘Best ADISA ITAD Project’ award. It proves to us that Tier 1’s ethos – ‘solutions for brighter futures’ – can benefit not just our commercial and business clients and partners, but … Read More

What Items Are Classed As E-Waste?

Electronic waste (e-waste) is classed as electronic items that have reached the end of their useful life, meaning they need to be disposed of, recycled or refurbished for reuse. E-waste falls most commonly into two categories, business and consumer items, … Read More

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How Recycling Your Old Laptop Can Change Lives

There are many benefits to recycling your old IT, rather than throwing it away or allowing it to gather dust. Imagine if doing something as simple as recycling a retired piece of IT had the power to change peoples lives. … Read More