Following a further competition through the Crown Commercial Services Framework RM3703, CPC have appointed Banner as their approved stationery supplier. Banner can supply our members with a full range of office supplies, including:
With direct savings in excess of 20% against the 2016 contract price (over 200 product lines), we are confident that members will be delighted by the pricing they receive. Banner also meet all of CPC’s rigorous qualitative criteria, so members should experience excellent customer service for the duration of the agreement.
The CPC issued further competition documentation to 6 organisations on the Crown Commercial Services Framework RM3703.
We weighted the competition at 55% price and 45% quality, assessing almost 500 lines and 40 qualitative service elements.
The contracting team assessed the bids received and following evaluation selected Banner.
We are confident that members will be delighted with both the pricing on offer from Banner, which when compared to a basket of items against the previous supplier (2016 pricing) containing almost 200 lines, shows direct savings in excess of 20%.
Banner have also met all of the qualitative elements of the service proposal - ensuring that members should experience excellent customer service under this agreement with all that you would expect from a CPC approved supplier.
Pricing is available in the individual supplier pages.
CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.
If you require support in running a mini-competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete mini-competitions.
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