News from 2016

You'll find all our company news here, including updates on our activities to support the early years sector, community projects and charities.

A huge well done to you all from us

We had a fantastic time at the 2016 National NMT Nursery Awards gala evening which took place in London on Saturday night.

Helping nurseries across Dorset achieve outstanding value
It is with great pleasure that we can announce that our exclusive contract with Dorset County Council has been renewed to help nurseries and pre-schools across Dorset make even better savings.
Shortlist success at the eCommerce Awards 2016!
We are thrilled to have been announced as a finalist for an eCommerce Award for Excellence, which highlights how far we’ve come in our eCommerce journey with you.
It’s time to nominate your shining star!

The annual NMT National Nursery Awards are now open and to help highlight and reward the fantastic work taking place throughout the early years sector, it is our pleasure to once again support the NMT Nursery Awards as the main sponsor.

Important Safety Notice - Product Recall - The Consortium Branded Colouring Pens

It has come to our attention that a number of the Colouring Pens we supply have not been compliant with the required safety standard we would expect. The required standard is BS7272-1:2008. This standard governs the specifications for Safety Caps for Writing and Marking Instruments which dictates the amount of airflow that passes through the cap.

Celebrate the shining stars from your setting

The third annual Scottish NMT Nursery Awards are now open! The awards offer the perfect opportunity for you to shine a light on the individuals and teams who make your setting special.

Staff raise thousands for Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Members of The Consortium's charity team presented a cheque for more than £9,000 to Wiltshire Air Ambulance as part of their on-going fundraising for their nominated charity of the year.