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Jun 09, 2020

A new approach to procurement is suggested by the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE). In a report, it argues that value must be... Read more

Jun 01, 2020

Neil Bailey, Head of Education at CDW, explains how technology can help to manage the safe re-entry of students into university life, following the... Read more

May 28, 2020

Find out what the CPT is and how to use it. Free to LUPC members who are automatically affiliated to Electronics Watch.   The CPT ... Read more

May 19, 2020

In the first of three monthly blog posts, VWV’s Stephanie Rickard shares her thoughts on re-shaping your procurement strategy in light of Coronavirus... Read more

May 18, 2020

Recognising the disruption that the COVID19 Pandemic has had on planned ceremonies, Graduation Attire, a supplier on the Ceremonial Gown and... Read more

May 18, 2020

The Vulnerability Assessment Service and Tools Supply framework agreement is now available for all LUPC members to access via HE Contracts. This... Read more

May 13, 2020

A number of *UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC) members are facing problems obtaining travel refunds,  with some airlines being slow... Read more

May 12, 2020

Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC)’s new Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Clothing and Uniforms framework  is now available on HE... Read more

May 12, 2020

We have created an LUPC and SUPC Events YouTube Channel to host our webinar recordings so members can access them at their leisure. Recordings are... Read more

May 07, 2020

LUPC is hosting an informal catch up for Heads of Procurement on Friday 15th May 09.30-10.30 via Microsoft Teams. The main aim of the meeting... Read more

Apr 30, 2020

Read articles on how to be flexible in a crisis, top tips for working from home, examining supply chains and lessons learned from Cal Comp settlement... Read more

Apr 29, 2020

The Home Office has published guidance on publishing modern slavery statements during Covid-19. The guidances highlights the importance of monitoring... Read more