Christmas is just around the corner and festive Spotify playlists are in full swing throughout the UK’s offices and shops. Besides the sounds of Christmas,
By Georgia Threadgold and Georgie Hargrove Social Value and the Bidding Process Social value has become a watch phrase of bids in recent years since
The annual conbined turnover of UK Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) was over £1.8 trillion in 2016. Governments in recent years have committed more and more funding to them, since it is clear they are key to economic growth.
Following on from a previous blog (‘A Bidding Guide for Small Businesses’, 10/04/17), we want to discuss how else SMEs can get involved in public procurement. Framework agreements represent around 45% of procurements in the UK, and they are increasingly valuable for SMEs.