This TUCO framework covers the supply and distribution of a wide range of food products including: grocery, provisions, chilled and frozen food.

It is designed for the higher education and further education sectors and the following products can be purchased:

  • Canned/dried fruit and vegetables
  • Baking products
  • Rice and pasta
  • Sauces
  • Beverages
  • Any other grocery food / ingredients
  • Meat, poultry and fish
  • Chips
  • Vegetables
  • Bread / patisserie / viennoiserie
  • Cheese / milk / bacon / cured meats
  • Sandwich fillings
  • Any other grocery, frozen food, chilled food and ingredients

Key Facts

Start date
1st April 2019
End date
31st March 2022

Key Benefits of this Deal

  1. It is free to use for members
  2. Eliminates the need to individually undertake your own full procurement exercise, which saves time and resources
  3. Simplifies the process and removes the cost in procuring the services and providers
  4. Legally compliant framework agreement developed within the UK Public Contract Regulations
  5. Consistent Terms & Conditions of contract
  6. Opportunity for further savings through further competition
  7. TUCO regularly audit the nominated suppliers to assist in the management and reduction of food safety risks

Supplier Details

Lots No. Suppliers
Lot 1: Grocery & Chilled HE & FE 13 View Suppliers
Lot 2: Frozen & Chilled HE & FE 14 View Suppliers
Lot 3: Chilled HE & FE 2 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No.
Clegg's Chilled Food Service 2021/3238
Fife Creamery Ltd 2021/3239
Lot 4: Grocery, Frozen & Chilled HE & FE 14 View Suppliers

How can I use this Deal

You can use this framework by joining TUCO, it’s free for CPC members. Just complete TUCO’s application form or call TUCO on 0161 713 3420 to request membership.

If you don’t have CPC membership, firstly join CPC - it’s free for educational organisations, then contact TUCO to request membership.

Should you have any questions please contact Majid Khan, CPC Senior Contracts & Procurement Officer on 0161 974 0949

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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
Frozen & Chilled Goods User Guide YesDownload

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this deal is TUCO Ltd.

Majid Khan

  • Name: Majid Khan
  • Tel: 0161 974 0949
  • Email: m.khan@thecpc.ac.uk
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