Request callback

Fresh & Food to Go Direct Solutions Framework

NHS Supply Chain

Publication date 28 March 2024, 9:57am
Closing 10 May 2024, 2:00pm
Contract location
UK - United Kingdom
Lot values
£54,000,000
£16,000,000
Total value £140,000,000

NHS Supply Chain: Food is seeking suppliers who will have the capacity and capability to deliver and possess the drive to work collaboratively with Trusts to provide the right solution and Fresh & Food to Go Direct Solutions Framework into the NHS and its Trusts for their patient and retail catering needs.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS
It is important to note that this Framework is being put in place to work alongside our current DPS Agreements which cover Fresh Foods DPS: 2022/S 000-020877 and Food to Go DPS: 2023/S 000-027917.
No competition exercises will be undertaken under this Framework, and it will be utilised for Direct Award ONLY.
Competitions will only be conducted under the DPS Agreements mentioned above.
Therefore, it is a mandatory requirement that Applicants submit their Full Supplier Catalogue in Appendix 7 and complete in full, this will allow customers to review suppliers offers and solutions for them to review ahead of considering direct award to any awarded supplier under this Framework Agreement.
This procurement is for:
Non-exclusive Framework Agreement for the supply to Trusts within the NHS (the “Customer(s)”). Via Direct Route of supply for but not limited to:
Fresh Food including Milk, Bread & Bakery, Fruit & Vegetables, Meat & Poultry and Meat Alternatives
Food to Go including Patient feeding solutions and Café Retails feeding solutions
It is anticipated that in the first 24 months the value of the Framework Agreement will be in the region of £70,000,000. Lot 1 – Fresh Food £54,000,000 and Lot 2 – Food to Go £16,000,000
For the full 48 month term (if extended) the anticipated value of the Framework Agreement will be in the region of £140,000,000. Lot 1 – Fresh Food £108,000,000 and Lot 2 – Food to Go £32,000,000

Fresh & Food to Go Direct Solutions Framework

Download Resource