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Sustainable Furniture Solutions

Framework with access to a range of Circular Economy Considerations and Supply of Residential, Office / At Home Furniture, Beds and Mattresses, IT/AV Integrated, Laboratory and Auditorium Furniture.

Starting Date
14/02/2022
Ending Date
13/02/2026
Tender Reference
FFE2008 NE
Description

This framework will provide members with a range of new sustainable furniture lots and a diverse framework layout allowing them to easily find the desired and most appropriate solution for their need. Members accessing this framework agreement will look to procure a range of goods, services, and works including (but not limited to): 

·        Circular Economy Considerations

·        Refurbishment and Repair

·        Sustainable Furniture Design

·        E Marketplace

·        Furniture as a Service

·        One Stop Shop

·        Supply and Installation

·        Office and Catering Furniture

·        Office at Home Requirements

·        Beds and Mattresses

·        IT/AV Integrated Furniture

·        Security Furniture

·        Laboratory Furniture

·        Auditoria and Arena Seating Solutions

Lot 1 : Circular Economy Considerations

Circular Economy Considerations covers Sub Lots 1 A, B, C, D and E and covers a new furniture service and supply area with sustainability at its heart. The areas that are covered under these lots are Refurbishment and Repair, Sustainable Furniture Design for Projects, E-Marketplace, Furniture as a Service and a One Stop Shop.

For reference a circular economy is where a member no longer requires an item of furniture can have this collected by a supplier on the framework, so it can be refurbished and the purchased by another institution, so it fully avoids landfill.

Lot 2 : Supply and Installation

Supply and Installation covers the more standard services that will be required for a Furniture requirement, the areas covered by sub lots are Office and Catering, Residential, At Home and Office at Home and Bed and Mattresses.

Lot 3 : Specialist

The Lot 3 Sub Lots cover furniture of a more specialist nature, this includes IT/AV Integrated, Security Furniture, Laboratory Furniture and Auditoria and Arena Seating Solutions.

More information about the individual lots can be located in the user guide below.

Benefits
  1. Collaborative agreement – consolidation of spend
  2. A multi Supplier Framework Agreement will ensure that Suppliers remain competitive through the life of the Framework Agreement
  3. Offers a compliant route to market
  4. Time saving, members can use the framework rather than completing a full tender process
  5. Brand new Circular Economy lots
  6. Support from suppliers when using the new lots
  7. More sustainability considerations
  8. Well designed Supply and Installation options
  9. Wider variety of furniture available than previous agreement
  10. Suppliers capable of providing across all lots
How to Use

Full details can be found in the user guide and a Mini Competition Document is available along with the option to undertake a full further competition.

Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool makes it easy to perform and manage a further competition exercise on this Framework. It's free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on purchases that fall below £214,904.00

Get a Quote

If your purchase exceeds £214,904.00, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about the CPC Sourcing Cloud.

Framework Lots
Associated Documentation
  • Framework User Guide Essential
    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.
Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this Framework is NEUPC.

Jane Edwards

Procurement Manager

[email protected]

0161 8231860