This framework has been set up to deliver an efficient and compliant route to market for a variety of electronic components and associated products. Nine suppliers have been awarded a place across the two lots CPC are promoting. The lot coverage is as follows:

  • Lot 1: Supply and Delivery of Electronic Components and Associated Products & Service Aids - includes, but is not limited to, the following scope; diodes, cables, capacitors, resistors, switches, transistors, voltage regulators, fuses, jack plugs, circuit boards and components, bulbs, silicone, grease, pastes
  • Lot 4: Supply and Delivery of Batteries - includes, but is not limited to, the following scope; Non rechargeable and rechargeable batteries (AAA, AA, C, D, PP3), coin cells, button cells. Lead acid batteries, camera, laptop and phone batteries, and emergency light batteries.

It was awarded on 1st November 2016 and runs to 31st October 2019 with a possible extension to 31st October 2020.

Key Benefits of this Deal

  • Compliant with OJEU Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR 2015)
  • Choice of Provider
  • Time Saving & Easy to Use
  • CPC Contract Manager Assistance & Support
  • Deal Specific User Guide

Supplier Details

Lots No. Suppliers
Lot 1: Supply and Delivery of Electronic Components and Associated Products and Service Aids 5 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
City Electrical Factors Limited 2016/1653 Nationwide
Onecall 2016/1659 Nationwide
Rapid Electronics Ltd 2016/1646 Nationwide
Rexel UK Ltd 2016/1647 Nationwide
RS Components Ltd 2016/1648 Nationwide
Lot 4: Supply and Delivery of Batteries 9 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
Allbatteries 2016/1649 Nationwide
City Electrical Factors Limited 2016/1653 Nationwide
H-Squared 2016/1650 Nationwide
Onecall 2016/1659 Nationwide
Rapid Electronics Ltd 2016/1646 Nationwide
Rexel UK Ltd 2016/1647 Nationwide
RS Components Ltd 2016/1648 Nationwide
Screwfix Direct Ltd 2016/1651 Nationwide
Your Electrical Supplies, Services and Solutions Ltd 2016/1652 Nationwide

How can I use this Deal

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.

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"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."

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Associated Documentation

The following documents are associated with this deal. Some are required for successful use of the deal and are clearly marked.
File Details Essential
User Guide This is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids. YesDownload
Mini Competition GuidelinesUnder the EU regulations in respect of framework agreements, if there is more than one supplier, you are, at times, required to carry out a mini-competition within the framework. YesDownload
Discount MatrixDiscount pricing matrix and website information Download

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this deal is NWUPC.

Lisa O'Shea

  • Name: Lisa O'Shea
  • Tel: 0161 974 0947
  • Email: l.m.oshea@thecpc.ac.uk
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