Ordering Methods

However you want to order, we're here to help 

Large Orders

We have a dedicated Quotation Team who can help save you money through negotiating discount if you have a bill of materials.

Extended Range

Even if we don't stock it, we'll do our best to source it for you.

Forward Orders

We can deliver your orders exactly when you need them

Production Packaging

We offer flexible quantities direct from stock.

Quotes Online

You can – and it will save you time and money


RS eSolutions allow you to connect to our web catalogue reaching out to 500,000 products with rich product information. You will be able to take control and cut costs with our service.

Delivery Methods

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Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

Our eSolution offer you work flow management and control that reduces your total cost of acquisition as well as support speeding up your time–to–market.

What is it?

A free RS web-based procurement tool that helps you manage your purchasing processes while cutting back your procure-to-pay costs. There's no cost or investment involved, as you don't need to upgrade your IT systems or software – all you need is internet access and email addresses for all users.

  • A cost-effective solution for high-volume, low-value, ad-hoc purchasing
  • Easy to use and can be operational within days of enquiry
  • Automates sections of the purchasing process
  • Supports the whole process, from ordering through to goods receiving
  • Implements controls and workflow management, tailored to the way you work and your requirements
  • You control the system, users, workflows and access rights
  • Provides you with a complete order history and audit trail, including any changes made to an order before approval
  • Empower your staff to place their own orders, under your control, with a full suite of online management reports
  • Flexible and customisable so different departments or sites can work in the way they want with individually customised workflows and terminology
  • Cost Centre & Blanket Order management that enhance accounting & invoicetopay process


How does it help me?

  • Saves time: for users, procurement and finance, by streamlining your purchasing processes and speeding up supplier rationalisation
  • Increases efficiency: by ensuring your staff can focus on high-value tasks rather than spending time and additional cost on processing low value orders
  • Gives you more control: by keeping you up to date with the purchasing activity of your staff with RS, enforcing contract compliance and restricting maverick purchases,
  • Saves money: for users, procurement and finance, thanks to accurate, visible and clear data from requisition to invoice, reducing cost in order errors, product returns and invoice reconciliation.

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