The summer is here and rising temperatures in the workplace are likely to become a hot topic. The leading provider of office essentials in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, Penguin Office Supplies Ltd is helping businesses and employees to remain cool this summer with a range of affordable office supplies.
This year the astronomical summer starts on 21st June, on a day otherwise known as summer solstice. This calendar event marks the beginning of the summer. People up and down the country are busy looking for ways to cool down as temperatures continue to rise.
With regards to workplace temperatures, the law states employers must provide a “reasonable” temperature in the workplace. Studies suggest that hot weather can have an adverse effect on employee productivity levels by up to 20% and can increase distraction by up to 45%. As temperatures continue to rise steadily in June, employers need to consider adapting their working environments in order to support staff wellbeing boost job satisfaction, productivity and collaboration.
Chris Hopkinson, Director of Penguin Office Supplies Ltd explains “Penguin isn’t just your average office stationery supplier. We’re different in that we can supply all sorts of business supplies ranging from your everyday pen, paper and printer basics to presentation equipment, cleaning products and break room essentials.” He adds, “This summer we are encouraging businesses to keep their employees cool whilst at work in the office and have a range of desktop fans, floor standing fans and tower fans to suit every budget. Drinking enough fluids during the day is important for productivity as well as staying healthy. We’re also promoting our easy to install bottled water coolers and drinking water fountains as well as cost effective multipacks of water, cans and thirst quenching soft drinks from the leading brands to encourage staff to stay hydrated.”
For those holding outdoor business parties, BBQ’s or hosting office FIFA World Cup events this summer, Penguin can also supply a variety of tasty snacks as well as catering disposables including plates, cutlery, napkins and utensils.
Penguin Office Supplies who are based in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire support businesses of all sizes throughout the UK. The company pride themselves on providing a ‘one-stop-shop’ for office solutions and stock quality and affordable supplies which can be delivered next day at a fraction of the cost of other high street stationers and stockists.
For more information about Penguin Office Supplies Ltd and for more details of their summer essentials please email email@example.com or call 0845 22 22 456