Experts in sourcing, managing and creating the products and services required to run your school, nursery or public sector organisation.
Consumables and furniture
KCS is a trusted partner to thousands of education and corporate customers across the UK, committed to delivering outstanding customer service. KCS has a team of over 100 specialists who work with you from finding the right products, answering product queries to arranging special deliveries and providing general product advice and support.
Each of the 20,000 products available has been carefully chosen and sourced by sector-specific experts. With more than 60 years of experience in our field, you can rely on KCS to ensure products are fit for the task and comply with current guidelines and regulations.
KCS will have what you’re looking for, our product catalogue covers:
- stationery and office supplies.
- national curriculum and early years resources.
- art and craft products and equipment.
- sports equipment.
- first aid products.
- cleaning and site maintenance products.
- school and office furniture.
CES International Educational Resources
A market leading, one-stop-shop for the supply of educational resources to international schools worldwide.
Working with suppliers and publishers from the UK, USA, Europe and Australia, CES offers its customers an unparalleled selection of books, classroom equipment, classroom resources and furniture all available from a single source.
CES has always had a clear focus on providing a personal service to international schools and since its formation in 1980 has developed systems and procedures specifically designed for this specialised market.
Over the many years it has been operating CES has built up expertise in dealing with schools in over 120 countries worldwide and offers a comprehensive procurement package specifically tailored to individual needs.
Frameworks and services – contracts and purchasing made simple
The KCS professional services team are experts in OJEU-compliant frameworks, created to help public sector organisations procure products and services in a time and cost efficient manner.
KCS frameworks are created to fulfil the ever-changing needs of the workplace and include:
- photocopiers and printers.
- software and operating systems.
- telephony and communications.
- ICT hardware and managed services.
- vehicles and fleet management.
- cleaning and washroom services.
- catering and food supply.
Printworks and promotional merchandise
The in-house digital print service supplies bespoke print services to the public sector, combining over 30 years of experience with an innovative range of product options and award-winning customer service.
We work with a wide variety of organisations delivering high quality products to tailored specifications and budgets. From design to secure delivery, KCS guarantees you’ll be in safe hands.
Bespoke print solutions available from KCS include:
- exercise books.
- office stationery and business cards.
- prospectuses and brochures.
- diaries and planners.
- posters and flyers.
- invoices and advice slips.
- exhibition banners.
- indoor and outdoor signage.
- pens and merchandise.
- clothing and uniforms.
- lanyards and ID cards.
- secure and/or sensitive documents.
Warehouse pallet storage facility
A brand new offering from KCS, is our state of the art pallet storage service. This new service provides organisations with a flexible approach to storing stock. The 100,000 sq/ft warehouse is based in the heart of Kent. With the M20, M25 and M2 close by, it is the ideal extension to your own storage facility.
We provide long and short term storage services to a diverse range of organisations, across several industry sectors. With the KCS team of warehouse specialists managing the day-to-day operations, you can be confident that your stock is safe and secure and in expert hands.
KCS regularly introduces new frameworks into the marketplace to help alleviate day-to-day procurement tasks and challenges whilst also saving time and money long term. With a team of framework experts and a network of leading global suppliers, we’ve done the work for you. KCS makes procurement easy so you can focus on running your organisation, safe in the knowledge that you are getting the best possible deals on your biggest purchases.