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Catering Innovation and Concept Solution (CICS)

Use this dynamic purchasing system (DPS) from TUCO to access suppliers who can provide food and drink concepts and any supporting licenses, equipment and technology.

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This TUCO dynamic purchasing system (DPS) is for the supply and distribution of a range of food and drinks concepts, innovation and any related licences, technology and equipment (to support the supply of food and drink). The 11 Lots offer a range of catering innovation and concept solutions from a choice of innovative suppliers:

Lot 1 - European Food

Lot 2 - Asian Food

Lot 3 - North & South American Food

Lot 4 - ROW Food

Lot 5 - Sweet treats

Lot 6 - Bakery, Bread & Coffee shop

Lot 7 - Drinks (non-alcoholic)

Lot 8 - Drinks (alcoholic)

Lot 9 - Premium concepts

Lot 10 - Rented space / licenced or “master licensee” model

Lot 11 - Technology/equipment (to support/enhance the service/safety of food and drink served within the catering operation (3 suppliers)

To use this agreement join TUCO and contact [email protected] with reference numbers: TUCO: CAT11053-TU and Hunter: 19742

  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
How to Use

CPC members can use this DPS by joining TUCO. Complete TUCO's application form or call 0161 713 3420 to request free membership. Not a CPC member? Join CPC - it's free for educational organisations, then contact TUCO.

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Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this DPS is TUCO Ltd.

Lisa O'Shea

Contracts Manager

[email protected]

0161 974 0947