Buy better in common expense categories

We help customers buy better through our managed procurement service which covers a range of common indirect categories

9 expense categories, over 50 services on offer

Buying smarter in any category is within the reach of most businesses. The challenge for most businesses is simply people have no time, lack the category expertise to deal with every area of their business and data and insight can be a challenge.

That is where the Supply Clusters team can help. Our team have been delivering better buying across a range of indirect expense categories for over 30 years. We know what works and doesn’t work and support your team with the analytic support and category expertise to make the most of your organisations spend.

Energy

Alongside internal and external category experts – we work with you to ensure that your organisation’s goals are aligned to your current energy strategy. The energy market in Australia is complex and our team help you manage everything from energy procurement through to sustainability and net zero targets.

Where we help

  • Energy procurement (large market)
  • Small market procurement (SME)
  • Gas procurement (large market)
  • Energy efficiency projects – solar/LED
  • Energy management service
  • Consulting – Net Zero

Waste

Our team works alongside you to develop a managed waste program that meets your needs and goals. We support your team to develop and implement a solution across all of your sites and waste streams from a network of over 200 suppliers. Our clients benefit from consolidated reporting and data availability ongoing.

Where we help

  • All geographies
  • All waste streams
  • Multi-site management
  • Centralised service model
  • Environmental Compliance and Reporting

Facilities

Our expert team works with you to assist with coordinating a range of managed facilities services across all of your sites. Delivering a consistent experience across locations and states can be a challenge. Not to mention unravelling sub-contracting for modern slavery compliance.

Where we help

  • National Model
  • Multi site management
  • Cleaning services
  • Managed coffee service (MCS)
  • Furniture

Travel

Our team brings over 20 years of experience to help our clients proactively manage their travel programs. A successful travel programs is more than just appointing a supplier – it involves policies, programs and platforms to work in sync alongside travellers. Let our team bring their expertise to deliver the best program for you.

Where we help

  • Australian full travel management service
  • Online booking tool
  • Expense management system
  • Policy and process improvement
  • Air travel management
  • Accommodation management
  • Vehicle hire

Workwear

Each company and industry is unique in its requirements. Our team can work with you to support the most complex of apparel requirements that support commercial, environmental and social objectives.

Where we help

  • Managed supply chain model
  • Fit for purpose supply chain
  • Apparel
  • Uniforms
  • Personal protective clothing (PPC)
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Marketing

Getting the most out of your branded material requires experience and a strong supply chain. Getting a hold of everything your company does takes time and effort. Our team can help you develop and execute programs with a broad supply chain and expert help at hand.

Where we help

  • Print management
  • Promotional products
  • Signage
  • Mailhouse services
  • Kitting services
  • Distribution

Vehicles

We work with companies of all sizes to develop the right program for their vehicle requirements. As no two companies are alike – the programs are tailored to meet the goals and needs for each client.

Where we help

  • Vehicle sourcing, financing and management service
  • Manufacturer & dealer relationships
  • Large volume fuel card arrangements
  • Short term vehicle rental offer
  • One source of data for clients

Consumables

We work with companies of all sizes to develop the right program for their vehicle requirements. As no two companies are alike – the programs are tailored to meet the goals and needs for each client.

Where we help

  • Stationery & kitchen supplies
  • Coffee solutions
  • Bathroom and facility supplies
  • Cleaning & chemical supplies
  • Electrical consumables
  • Warehouse consumables

Workplace

There are many opportunities for organisations to buy better in a range of categories that differ from workplace to workplace. Our team assist in a range of areas including:

Where we help

  • Technology (IT Products & Managed Services)
  • Freight & Couriers
  • Records Management
  • Merchant Services