Delisting Essity UK Ltd Couch Roll MRT359 (ICN 1838)
Important Customer Notice Delisting
- The supplier Essity UK Ltd has informed us of a discontinuation with its Couch Roll – MRT359.
- The delist is due to rising costs of manufacturing.
- Couch Roll – MRT359 is currently available to order while stock lasts, therefore is being threshold managed and is subject to Protect Demand Management.
- The product code remains available to order through NHS Supply Chain. However, trusts are allocated a maximum daily quantity “threshold” to ensure fair supply of available stock across the NHS.
- See our Downloads section for a full list of product codes subject to Protect Demand Management.
- There is a potential direct alternative product to order through our online catalogue:
- MRT85002 – Couch roll 2 ply – 51cm (W) Recycled White.
- There is a potential indirect alternative product available to order through our online catalogue:
- MRT486 – Couch roll 2 ply – White 20 inch Hygiene Roll 50m Pack 9.
- In addition, there will be another potential direct alternative available to order, from week commencing 7 November 2022:
- MRT85003 – Couch Roll – 2 Ply 500mm x 54.5m 165 sheet 100% recycled White.
- See our Downloads section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternatives.
- Customers should continue to order MRT359 while stocks last – limited product will be allocated.
- Customers requiring additional stocks should review the indirect alternative product or direct alternative product once available.
- If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.