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SUPC helped members achieve £70.9m in savings in 2021/22

Member Update

SUPC adding value to our members SUPC works hard to deliver exceptional value for its members. We’ve just published our 2021/22 SUPC Member Benefits Statements, personalised to individual institutions that demonstrate the value we…
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Join Our Team

The SUMS Group (SUMS) is a dynamic and values-focused organisation dedicated to supporting the UK’s Higher Education sector across our three divisions – SUMS Consulting, the Southern Universities Purchasing…
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UKUPC Modern Slavery Series

To mark Anti-slavery week (17 – 23 October), UKUPC’s Responsible Procurement Network has developed five short videos to help raise awareness of the importance of eradicating Modern Slavery from society. As a sector, we can play…
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SUMS Group’s Commitment to Responsible Procurement

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Responsible procurement has become an integral aspect at the forefront of purchasing activity. Organisations are more aware than ever of the importance of sustainability and social responsibility in procurement. SUMS Group’s Commitment to Responsible Procurement…
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Launch of Sustainable Fleet Solutions Framework

Member Update

SUPC members can now access the new Sustainable Fleet Solutions Framework – VEH3137NW, this framework is the successor to the previous Vehicle Hire, Car Club and Leasing Framework –…
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UKUPC Responsible Procurement Strategy Now Available

Member Update

The UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC) and its members are committed to working towards achieving all relevant United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and we are proud to share our UKUPC Responsible…
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How to Avoid Costly Mistakes in Higher Education IT Procurement

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The potential for expensive mistakes when purchasing or upgrading technology and digital solutions is high. As one of the largest and most strategic spend areas, a foot wrong in the procurement process can do…
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Upcoming Legal Services Events

Member Update

We’re pleased to share the following list of events with members, which we hope will be of interest to your organisation. The following document contains a selection of forthcoming legal services events organised by suppliers…
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