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Frozen Food Tenders

Meeting: 13/01/2011 - Cabinet (Item 275)

275 Contract for the Supply and Distribution of Frozen Food pdf icon PDF 46 KB


A report by the Director of Finance requested that the Cabinet note the award of this contract to Woodwards Foodservice.  The Cabinet was advised that the Council would use a framework contract let by The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) (formerly Scottish & Northern Universities Purchasing Initiative (SNUPI)). The two year contract would run from 10 January 2011 to 9 January 2013, with the option to extend annually for up to a further two years.


The Cabinet was reminded that TUCO was a public body which had been used for a number of years by the Council for various catering framework arrangements and the annual spend was approximately £515,000.




That the award of this contract to Woodwards Foodservice at an annual saving of £65,000 be noted.