The following news articles are specific to Academies. Further articles that may be of interest can be seen in the main CPC site.

Date Article
1st May 2015 Benchmarking Activity This Month – We’ve Been Busy!

A comparison exercise was undertaken results showed a staggering average saving of 145.30%

1st May 2015 5 Things to consider when you are purchasing software

With the overwhelming variety of software packages available these days and the differing needs you have to consider for each department at your institution, putting a tender together to purchase software could seem like a daunting prospect.

Our Senior Contracts & Procurement Officer, Yvonne Winskill, has put together a useful checklist for you to refer to.

1st May 2015 You’ll be floored by the offerings on our new framework!

CPC is pleased to announce the launch of the National Education Flooring Supplies Framework. The EU compliant framework commences on 1st May and represents a best value solution for all your flooring supplies requirements.

1st May 2015 Arthur J. Gallagher withdrawal from CPC FE College Insurance Framework

CPC have received notification from Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) of their request to be removed from CPC’s FE College Insurance framework

1st Apr 2015 It’s not too soon to start planning 2016 – or buying your 2016 Planners…

The academic year 2015/16 diaries and planner are now in stock and available to order from Lyreco now.

1st Apr 2015 Great Results from Recent Benchmarking Activity

Did you know that CPC offer a benchmarking service? Well, we do! We’ve done a number of comparison exercises recently and we think you’ll find the results an interesting read.

1st Apr 2015 Our PPE Framework is being reinvigorated – we need your help!

Your feedback at this juncture is invaluable, as we need to make sure that we can ensure the new framework agreement meets your requirements precisely.

1st Apr 2015 The Public Contracts Regulations 2015

The updated EU Regulations came into force on 26 February.

1st Apr 2015 We’re putting the final touches to FELP

you will soon have access to the latest purchasing news and guidance in one comprehensive portal, which will be accessible to all CPC members and to any FE colleges who are not CPC members.

1st Apr 2015 Reinvigorating our Training Seminars: Let us know what works for you

We are working on a new delivery method for our training seminars, so if you have any suggestions please get in touch and tell us what you want to see.

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