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Essity Paper Hand Towels - Change to Pack Size

Ref:2018/375

ICN number:375

  • Date:13/06/2018
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Change:

  • The supplier Essity has changed the pack size of its Paper Hand Towel, two ply product MRT213.
  • Essity Paper Hand Towels were previously supplied in packs of 250 sheets, but will now be in packs of 300 sheets, MRT393.
  • The increase in pack size is due to the supplier changing the sheet compression in production.

Impact:

  • MRT393 will become available upon depletion of MRT213 stocks, which is estimated to be from 2 July 2018. At this time, customers will need to order product code MRT393.
  • Please note that code MRT393 will be unavailable to view on our online catalogue whilst MRT213 is in stock.
  • The new 300 sheet pack will fit in to the same dispensers as the current 250 sheet pack.
  • There is no overall price change per sheet. The pack price increase is reflective of the increase in sheets per pack from 250 to 300 sheets.
  • For further information, please refer to the product listing below.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log onto our website to view details of the new NPC code on the product listing below.
  • Customers are advised to review standing orders, given the volume of paper towels ordered.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

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