Brexit Update

During 2019, the UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC) worked collaboratively to develop a spreadsheet detailing the Brexit risks associated with the supply of products and services from Framework contracts.  As Brexit…
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SUPC and LUPC Joint Responsible Procurement Event Summary

Our first joint Responsible Procurement event with LUPC was held last week.  It was great to have so many join us to hear from two organisations who live and breathe responsible practice: the Ellen…
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UKUPC HE Sector Approach to Contract Management

To reassure UK Universities Purchasing Consortia members, UKUPC has recently assessed sector activities linked to contract management and found positive activities that provide assurance and consistency linked to our management of supply chains. With…
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Business Travel Management Guidance

While business travel has all but come to a standstill, it is a good time to review your needs going forwards. Many institutions have been going to market via the framework for their new…
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Events Update – COUP2021 and LUPC/SUPC Annual Conference 2021

COUP 2021 The decision has been taken to postpone the Conference on University Procurement (COUP2021), originally scheduled for 7-9 September 2021, due to the ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19 and the impact this is having on…
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LUPC & SUPC Joint Responsible Procurement Group

The LUPC & SUPC responsible procurement event, taking place on 4th November, will not only be an opportunity for you to learn from some excellent speakers, but it will also signal the start of…
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