Insight and Events

For social landlords who need to improve spend performance and efficiency, our total procurement solution delivers cashable and non-cashable savings through category expertise, supply chain management and end to end contract support.

Here at PfH, we offer an end to end support solution for all of your procurement needs. Encompassing a diverse range of frameworks, consultancy, technology and energy services we provide a bespoke level of service for each of our Members based on their individual needs and expectations.

Consumer regulation, asset management and dynamic purchasing systems

As tenants gain greater understanding and involvement, more detailed questions may emerge around the governance of their landlord’s asset management processes.
15th May 2019/by Abbie Green

P4 Explains Emergency Lighting Obligations

Emergency Lighting is of the utmost importance and a legal requirement in premises, excluding domestic premises, across the UK. In England and Wales the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, usually referred to as the Regulatory Reform Order (RRO), brings very significant fines for breaches of the order (with or without a fire) and offenders are actively prosecuted. It is therefore vital that businesses, organisations and individuals are aware of the regulations and the obligations they impose.
8th May 2019/by Amy Dean

5 Practical Ways To Manage the Risks of Home Visits

Everyday across Britain, thousands of frontline housing staff will enter tenant’s properties as part of the vital role they play in the community. However a number of these workers may find themselves in situations where their own safety could be at risk.
8th May 2019/by Amy Dean

2019: The year of the electric fleet?

Businesses have never been under more pressure to run cleaner, more cost-effective vehicles, but with rapid advances in technology and products, switching to electrification has never been easier.
20th February 2019/by Abbie Green

Knowledge Transfer Partnership with Liverpool University

The PfH & KTP partnership has helped PfH to automate the categorisation of purchases made by PfH members, drilling right down into their spend data.
22nd October 2018/by Abbie Green

Beating the rise in fuel cost

As fuel prices have risen for what is now the thirteenth week running and show no sign of slowing down, it’s at times like these that it can feel impossible to reign in the cost of running a light commercial vehicle fleet.
5th October 2018/by Amy Dean

Are you a good customer?

Recent events in the construction and housing sectors, such as the collapse of Carillion and the tragic events at Grenfell, have led Steve Malone, MD at PfH, to consider the viability of housings long-term business plans and whether we are being good customers.
14th September 2018/by Lucinda Wood