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New Legal Documents  

New Legal Documents

Following feedback from our members on the improvements that they would like to see made to our suite of legal documents, we have now updated our range of tender documents to support a better procurement process and the delivery of more robust agreements for our members.   Working with industr..

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New Member Relationship Management  

New Member Relationship Management

Following member feedback collected in 2017/18, SUPC will also be launching our new Member Relationship Management (MRM) offering, in addition to our new Value Added Services. This new service will best ensure our members get the support they need to get the most from their SUPC membership and pr..

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New Value Added Services: Deadline extended to end of October  

New Value Added Services: Deadline extended to end of October

New for 2018, members can now access our brand new Value Added Services. Responding to member feedback, our Value Added Services offer a suite of significantly discounted services to our members from their membership to SUPC. We have worked diligently with 3rd party providers to offer a range of n..

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Refreshed Supplier Engagement Tool  

Refreshed Supplier Engagement Tool

SUPC members interested in accessing the Refreshed NETpositive Supplier Tool will be pleased to know the tool has been updated in consultation with institutional users and is now available. Along with a revamped design, the refreshed tool includes: links made to the sustainable development goals,..

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New EyeOn: Professional Services  

New EyeOn: Professional Services

SUPC members can now view the latest EyeOn document which has recently been published. The focus of this latest version is Professional Services. Our new EyeOn: Professional Services document provides an overview of the key professional services agreements and resources available to all of our..

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New Print Solutions Framework  

New Print Solutions Framework

SUPC members can now access a multi-regional framework agreement for Print Solutions. The agreement will run from 01 July 2018 until 30 June 2020, with the option to extend for an additional one or two years.    The agreement includes, but is not limited to: printing, binding, copying, lamin..

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Taking a look at value for money...  

Taking a look at value for money...

As part of the Procurement Shared Service (PSS) and Procurement Maturity Assessment (PMA) programme, we have taken a closer look at what impact value for money has in the HE sector.   To see a more detailed breakdown of the breadth and depth of themes identified, please contact Head of Marketi..

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New SUPC Marketing Commodity Group  

New SUPC Marketing Commodity Group

As members of SUPC, we are excited to announce that SUPC will soon be launching a brand new Marketing Commodity Group! The new group will focus on this specific area of spend for institutions and will allow for great professional networking opportunities. The new commodity group is intended to mee..

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A Successful LUPC & SUPC Conference!  

A Successful LUPC & SUPC Conference!

The joint LUPC and SUPC annual conference, our third joint conference in a row, took place on Thursday last week. The day was a huge success, attended by over 320 delegates and speakers, representing over 120 different universities/organisations! Another vibrant event where attendees shared ideas..

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Procurement Shared Service: Helping You Meet Your Project Needs  

Procurement Shared Service: Helping You Meet Your Project Needs

The Procurement Shared Service (PSS) provides specialist procurement support to Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to help them secure best value from their procurement activities. Recently though, the PSS offered its services to help an institution closer to home - SUPC - with one of our priori..

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Future Collaboration Project With LUPC  

Future Collaboration Project With LUPC

An update for you all on the progress of the LUPC/SUPC Future Collaboration Project.   Following the completion of Phase 1 and our feasibility study - which ran from September 2017 to May 2018 - LUPC and SUPC have decided to take Strategic Partnering forward to Phase 2.   Strategic Partneri..

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SUPC New Member Induction Day - Jun 2018  

SUPC New Member Induction Day - Jun 2018

SUPC's next New Member Induction day is set for Friday 15 June at the University of Reading. To learn more on how you can access the benefits of SUPC membership, connect with colleagues and share challenges and ideas - please book your place onto the event via the SUPC events page. To view an ..

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Now Live - Cash and Valuables in Transit Framework  

Now Live - Cash and Valuables in Transit Framework

Our consortia partner has recently awarded a new national Framework for Cash and Valuables in Transit. This agreement - which runs until March 2021 - covers the provision of cash and valuables in transit services, delivery of coin change, cash counting and processing, to carry cash between collect..

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SUPC & LUPC Conference Updates!  

SUPC & LUPC Conference Updates!

  As you may be aware, the SUPC & LUPC Conference & Exhibition will take place next month at County Hall, London on Thursday 24 May 2018. We have been busy here finalising an interesting and diverse programme for the day, to ensure we not only match the previous years' successful confer..

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Annual Efficiency Return: Headline Results in 2016-17  

Annual Efficiency Return: Headline Results in 2016-17

Good news, the headline results for the annual efficiency return are in! Recently, all HEFCE-funded providers were recently required to submit an annual efficiency return - collecting data on all of the efficiencies realised in the 2016-17 academic year.   Now that the data has been analysed, ..

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