UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC), comprised of the regional purchasing consortia (APUC, HEPCW, LUPC, NEUPC, NWUPC, SUPC), The Energy Consortium and The University Caterers Organisation, continue to work together to deliver more benefits and greater value to you – our members. 

We are pleased to provide the next edition of our newsletter to update you on our latest activity. This issue includes advice, guidance and information on the following topics:

  • Supply chain shortages
  • Energy prices
  • COP26
  • Value-for-money frameworks
  • Responsible Procurement
  • Improving your information systems
  • Upcoming events and training

I hope you find the newsletter informative, and don’t forget you can visit the UKUPC website for the latest news and resources.