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eSourcing

In August 2013, LPP awarded a single supplier framework for the full eSourcing suite and subsequently called-off for an enterprise-wide license for the then-current LPP member group.


Benefits of the contract

eSourcing technology provides a highly valuable business tool that facilitates faster and fairer processes for conducting tenders and negotiations. Key aspects include:

  • clear communications channels
  • simple, online data submission formats
  • fast and straightforward evaluation processes
  • detailed yet clearly defined requirements and specifications
  • transparent negotiation
  • complete interoperability between all three lots and external systems e.g. ERP for end-to-end process management.

Contract description

Lot 1 -  eRFX - the ability to post adverts and notices, exchange documents, create and evaluate online specifications and questionnaires.

Lot 2 - eAuction - the ability to host live, dynamic transformational auctions online, within the tendering process.

Lot 3 - Contract Management - a full contracts database for use internally and externally of your organsation as well as allowing for interactive and sophisticated vendor management following award, for the life of the contract.

All lots are available to LPP member trusts within their membership fee.


Suppliers

Due North Limited

Contract Overview
Start 29-08-13
End 28-08-17
Contract Type Framework (Call Off)
Accessible to All LPP Members
Authority Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
OJEU Award Ref 2013/S 176-303588
Initial Period (Years) 3.00
Extensions remaining 1.00
LPP Contact Nicola Atack
020 7188 6676
nicola.atack@lpp.nhs.uk
LPP Ref LPP/2012/00008